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Game-Based eLearning: Making GBL Effective Through Avatars And Immersive Stories

Good games have strong, avatar-based play and compelling storylines that keep players on tenterhooks throughout the experience. In my experience, I have found avatars and immersive stories work very well in eLearning games. In this article, I will share my understanding of this gamification solution. How Do Avatars Work To Make Game-Based eLearning More Effective? […]

Story-Based Learning: How Good Storytelling In eLearning Can Engage Learners In A Meaningful Way

The impact of good stories in eLearning or any form of learning need not be emphasized more thanks to their successful adoption over the years. In this article, I will share few examples of good storytelling in the context of eLearning. Can Quality Storytelling In eLearning Engage Learners? “Long time ago in a faraway galaxy…”, […]

Take Your Mobile Learning To The Next Level With Creative Design Strategies

With growing popularity of smartphones and tablets, mobile learning is increasingly finding acceptance. Its unique features are changing the way we design, develop, and impart learning. In this article, I will focus on some design ideas that can create the right impact for a mobile learning implementation. A Powerful Tool In Your Arsenal: Creative Design […]

Make Your Microlearning Interventions Work To Achieve Your Training Goals

Microlearning Interventions: How To Achieve Your Training Goals When microlearning was invented or rather discovered, it was called bite-sized learning. I wondered if it had something to do with a “tea time” games that many people indulge in. No pun intended. Story So Far Soon, the term caught the attention of Instructional Designers and L&D […]

Demystifying Gamification vs Game based eLearning

An Overview Of Gamification And Game-Based eLearning Although both gamification and game-based eLearning seek to increase learner engagement and effectiveness of the training, there are key differences that need to be understood. Understanding them will ensure that you adopt the appropriate strategy for your training program. Basics Of Gamification And Game-Based eLearning Based on my […]

Benefits Of Aligning Training To Company Vision And Brand

Corporate training, or custom learning, when aligned to the company’s vision, strategic goals, and brand helps the company reap several benefits when done the right way. Why Aligning Training To Company Vision And Brand Is Beneficial To You Every company seeks training programs to transform its employees in terms of knowledge, skills, and even, attitudes. […]

Microlearning, chunked or burst of learning

When Microlearning made its advent few years ago, most L&D professionals thought it was another way of chunking large modules into smaller modules and present it to their learners. Some thought it was a nice way to introduce learning bytes through smartphone as Smartphones were making rapid progress at the same time. The exploration phase […]