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May 23, 2019
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Non-Conscious Aspects Of Learning And Performance

In a former life, I worked as a health educator. I still love building this type of instruction. But here’s the thing. Changing people’s health behavior is very difficult, which shouldn’t be a surprise to people who develop workplace instruction. Work behavior is hard to change, just like health behavior. This article will explain an important reason why changing thinking and behavior is so difficult.
by Patti Shank, PhD
May 10, 2019
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The Power Of Feedback In eLearning

“Feedback is one of the most powerful influences on learning and achievement, but this impact can be either positive or negative”. All you ever wanted to ask about feedback but never did.
by Zsolt Olah
May 9, 2019
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Successful Role-Play For Learning Online

Role-play is something we see children doing every day, playing and testing the roles they dream to become one day. And for many years, it has become an established, very effective way of delivering training. But how is something, that is all about the face-to-face experience, done effectively online?
by Sonia Patel
May 9, 2019
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How To Use Bloom's Taxonomy For Business

Bloom's Taxonomy represents different levels of learning and should be utilized when training objectives are developed to understand how to train the task, how much time the training will take, and how to measure successful learning when the training is complete.
by Deanna Flanagan
May 2, 2019
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Are Textbooks Becoming Obsolete?

In their 2019 Annual Letter, Bill & Melinda Gates claimed that "textbooks are becoming obsolete". I look at whether textbooks really are becoming obsolete, and if eLearning solutions should be used to augment or replace them. The answer is more complex than a soundbite; the trends are clear.
by Richard Anning
May 1, 2019
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The Manifold Benefits Of xAPI

xAPI, Experience API or Tin Can API. If you’re connected to the eLearning or training industry, chances are you’ve heard these terms recently. In this article, we'll discuss in detail what xAPI is, and how it can benefit corporate organizations.
by Debadrita Sengupta
April 28, 2019
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Digital Natives Or Digital Immigrants?

The terms “digital native” and “digital immigrant” are invented by Marc Prensky. He proclaimed that digital natives and digital immigrants perceive and use technology in different ways as well as in learning. The differences between these individuals are addressed in this article.
by Lay Kee Ch’ng