Organizations have always relied on online training courses to support change processes. While the focus - and budget - has usually been on the optimization of the learning moment, it is becoming evident that a holistic approach to the learning experience is needed to ensure learning that lasts and performance that improves.
Creativity is the key to good instructional design. When learners experience something creative and interesting, it makes them pay attention and absorb what we are trying to teach them. Because of this, learning experiences should avoid straightforward “telling” whenever possible and focus instead on “showing,” using whatever creative resources are available....
As we come to the end of another year at SwissVBS, we like to reflect back on our journey and some of the highlights of the year.
For us, 2016 was clearly marked by three significant trends and strategic needs in the industry – Sales Enablement, Mobile Learning Reinforcement and quantifiable analytics.
Two summers ago, I participated in a course on Mindfulness Meditation. This style of meditation places the practitioner in a particular mental state by focusing one's awareness on the present moment. The present moment, is, of course, always changing depending on what is happening around you. It is defined by a constellation of smells, sounds, sights, feelings and emotions that surround us constantly.