Mobile Learning Articles

  • People can microlearn on their way to work, during lunch or while walking on the treadmill.

    How Microlearning Can Deliver Macro Results

    April 7, 2017

    Lifelong learning can take a few forms. There’s “macro-learning”: going back to school or diving into a series of video courses. There’s just-in-time learning: figuring out a certain Excel feature for a report that’s due yesterday. And there’s microlearning: scarfing up a quick tip or insight during the course of a busy day, at lunch or while riding the subway...

  • To build a great learning and development (L&D) program moving forward, you need to do these five things well.

    How to Succeed in the Future State of Learning and Development

    March 10, 2017

    An accurate and inspirational quote by Brian Tracy: “It doesn’t matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going.” For learning and development professionals – or any professional, really – this couldn’t be more true. Regardless of if you’ve run the most successful L&D program in the world or the least successful up to this point, it...

  • A Snapshot of the Modern Learner, And How to Reach Them

    September 5, 2016

    Twenty-five hundred years ago, Chinese military strategist Sun Tzu had simple advice for winning in battle – “know thy enemy.” The business version of that ­– “know thy customers” – is as relevant today as it was in 496 B.C. And, for learning and development departments, that means understanding the modern learner they are hoping to inspire with their content....

  • Your eLearning Courses Have to be Mobile... or People Won't...

    June 17, 2016

    Imagine Netflix stuck with their DVD-by-mail system. That model would no longer fit in with today’s expectation for on-demand video,...