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Will 2016 be the year that MOOCs replace LMSs?

My previous posts would already have given you an idea of the increasing penetration of MOOCs in training and development industry today, where traditional L&D modes are quickly being replaced with immense and rapid technological advancements. The arrival of 2016 … Continue reading

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How Could Students Make Online Learning More Productive

Today’s generation was raised to be internet savvy. So it comes as no surprise to learn how the internet has revolutionized education, and the way we look at knowledge and skill altogether. As each day goes by, online learning tools … Continue reading

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The ‘Digital Cascade of Learning’ vs Simulations

The internet is changing the world of learning and rules of the game. It’s providing education market an absolutely new image. Increasing venture capital investment is the measure of the optimistic expectations that the market holds for digital education. If … Continue reading

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Timing. Tempo. Technology.

In my previous articles, the aspect of technology in training and education has radically been highlighted. Many of you might be unaware of the next two factors this technology comes along. These I call timing and tempo. In this post, … Continue reading

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Measuring Success (ROI) of a Training MOOC, Part 1

Massive open online courses (MOOCs) have been around for almost two years, and in that time, a large amount of data about the courses has been generated. Now, researchers are starting to probe what kinds of students take MOOCs, why … Continue reading

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Gamification with Narrative- The story behind the content that drives the simulation

Can simulations tell stories? The affirmative answer of yes suggests that gamified simulations built around narrative may be considered an anomaly by some seeing as how the term of gamification was only recently introduced. But for us it’s just common … Continue reading

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Gamification Mechanics vs. Gamification Dynamics

Since the introduction of Gamification a few years back some have begun to define the difference between Gamification Mechanics versus Gamification Dynamics. While there is a thin line between the two and it can be blurry at times, let me … Continue reading

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Gamification and the Hype Cycle

Taking an in-depth look at the Gartner Hype Cycle as it applies to Gamification and predictions for millennial training As gamification moves from the early adoption stage to becoming more broadly accepted across all arenas it will prove to be … Continue reading

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Relevance of Learning versus Relevance of Training and Development

In today’s environment, training organizations are struggling to prove their worth. They are also struggling to keep programs going on smaller budgets with smaller staffs. One way to get ahead of this fray is to know the difference between learning … Continue reading

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Relevance of Learning versus Relevance of Training and Development

In today’s environment, training organizations are struggling to prove their worth. They are also struggling to keep programs going on smaller budgets with smaller staffs. One way to get ahead of this fray is to know the difference between learning … Continue reading

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