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re:Work - Whisper courses: on-the-job microlearning with email

Learning doesn’t always happen in a classroom. Research on learning shows that even within an hour, people can forget about 50% of the information. …

Management

How to Force a Public Wi-Fi Network Login Page to Open

You open your laptop in an airport, at a coffee shop, or perhaps in your hotel or conference room. You sit down to work, select the correct Wi-Fi …

Wi-Fi

The inevitable rise of the “premium” digital nomad

Take a scroll through the top cities on Nomad List—the internet’s foremost authority on trending digital nomad hotspots—and you’re likely to find that New York, San Francisco, and London don’t even crack the top 10.<p>That’s because the self-styled digital nomads who take part in the …

Digital Nomads

Retrain Or Retreat: The Next Battlefield For U.S. Manufacturing

The concept of “lifelong learning” has gained widespread popularity in recent decades as a way to keep senior citizens intellectually engaged.<p>But how about lifelong learning as a way to keep people employed, especially those in manufacturing? Think of it as learning for the sake of economic …

Intelligence

MockUPhone

MockUPhone - Free and simple<br>screenshots device mockups generator<p>Wrap your design in mobile devices in a few clicks!<p>Check out new mockups!<p>Get started …

92 Pieces of Advice on Being Productive No Matter Where You Are, Working Remotely, and Digital Nomading

Have you ever been curious about other people’s processes? How they start their day, how they work remotely, or how they focus their energy levels?I …

Productivity

Duolingo expands into podcasting with real-life stories for Spanish learners

Online language learning platform Duolingo is expanding into podcasting, with the launch of its first season in Spanish today.<p>The podcast represents the company’s first consumer product that exists outside the main Duolingo app, as it’s available through all the usual podcasting conduits, including …

Language Learning

David Kelly’s Curated L&D Content for the Week of 12/4/17

This week’s curated content includes links exploring the following:<p>A great explanation of Blockchain<br>• The importance of Net Neutrality<br>• An honest look at …

Learning

6 Trends in Learning and Development

Opportunities in L&D Tech<p>Recently I presented my view on the status of HR Tech (HR Tech Trends: update). One of the conclusions: there seem to be …

Learning

Learning Analytics 2017 Global Market Expected to Grow at CAGR of 25.45% and Forecast to 2021

Source: imported from this press release.<p><i>Wiseguyreports.Com Publish New Market Report On -“Learning Analytics Market – Global Industry Analysis,</i> …

Business Intelligence

What freelancers need to know about the new tax bills

Tax “reform” is currently the raging debate in Washington D.C. The House of Representatives recently passed a sweeping tax bill, while the Senate is …

ObamaCare

What's your daily routine like as a remote worker?

Looking Back at Microlearning Trends for 2017

Microlearning—heard anything about it lately?<p>There are plenty of trending topics in the L&D (learning and development) world right now, but …

Walt Disney Company

Our latest research shatters some of L&D’s perceptions about learning tech.

Earlier this month we launched a brand new L&D research paper - Learning Technologies: What Managers Really Think. In the report, we focus on a range …

Learning

IS THIS THE CAMERA OF THE FUTURE?

YouTube

Why sexual harassment training doesn’t stop harassment

Shannon Rawski first got the idea for her dissertation after listening to her former colleagues — business school professors who study human resources and recognize sexual harassment as a problem — complain about having to attend, well, sexual harassment training.<p>“My university announced they …

Gender

Get Past the Hype - Find Value in Trends

Mobile. Big data. AR/VR. There's always something new to explore when it comes to L&D strategy and technology. Unfortunately, it's easy to get lost in the hype. Too often, L&D pros feel like they have to move on to the next big thing before uncovering the true value of a new idea within their …

Big Data

Will Thalheimer - Spacing: practical insights for mobile and micro Learning - LT17 conference

Mobile

Why Does New Enterprise Technology Adoption Take So Long?

The adoption of a new enterprise technology can feel like a Sisyphean task. You see a brighter future powered by your innovation. People in your target market see value in your offering and want your vision to become a reality. You’re considered a visionary in your space, maybe even a hero to some, …

Enterprise Tech

As Corporate World Moves Toward Curated ‘Microlearning,’ Higher Ed Must Adapt

column | Postsecondary Learning<p>As Corporate World Moves Toward Curated ‘Microlearning,’ Higher Ed Must Adapt<p>By Sean Gallagher (Columnist)     Nov 6, …

Learning

How to build microlearning

Trademark Announcement Sparks Conversation About Microlearning

Learning Delivery<p>Technology vendor Grovo is attempting to put its stamp on this L&D buzzword.<p>Education technology company Grovo has trademarked one …

Secondary

Microlearning: Delivering Bite-Sized Knowledge

Access your ATD member benefits in one convenient location.<p>Join ATD or renew your membership today.<p>This workshop will provide you a blueprint for the …

Learning

10 Benefits Of Microlearning-Based Training

<b>10 Microlearning-Based Training Benefits</b><p>In this article, I will outline why “less is more” and touch upon the top 10 benefits of microlearning-based …

Learning

Microlearning

<b>Microlearning</b> deals with relatively small learning units and short-term learning activities. Generally, the term "microlearning" refers to …

The Microlearning Myth And What's Required For It To Be Effective

Published: 15th May 2017<p>There is a buzz about microlearning, but before you jump on the bandwagon, you should be clear on a particular misconception. …

Management

More Than Micro - Designing Learning That Fits

Microlearning is a popular topic. But, while people are clamoring for it, the industry has not really defined it. Worse yet, the concept seems to shift depending on who you talk to. Is it short content? Does it require repetition? Do you need technology? Without a consistent understanding of the …

Learning