Tag: Adult Education

Gamification Has a Shelf Life

Adding gamification elements to your e-learning is not going to lead to instant engagement and greater learning.

What E-Learning (Especially MOOCs) Get Wrong

On a recent webinar on 2016 trends in e-learning, the presenter declared 2016 to be the year when MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) are finally going to start succeeding in disrupting the world of Education.

L&D and the Future of Work

This is the Conclusion of my interview with Alex Khurgin, Director of Learning at Grovo. The interview was edited for clarity. To see Part One of the interview, check out Monday’s post The Right Information at the Right Time. For Part Two, check out Wednesday's post At the Point of Need.

At the Point of Need

This is Part Two of my interview with Alex Khurgin, Director of Learning at Grovo. The interview was edited for clarity. To see the first part of the interview, check out Monday's post "The Right Information at the Right Time".

The Right Information at the Right Time

Recently I was able to chat with Alex Khurgin, Director of Learning at Grovo about the microlearning revolution, and why he is convinced that it is the future of education. Today I present Part One of our discussion.

Why I Love Microlearning

Microlearning also happens to be a trend right now in the e-learning world for several reasons.

Training for Competency, not Memorization

One of the major benefits of the competency based model is that advancement is based on mastery of the skills, knowledge and abilities identified as key for the learner on any particular subject. But this idea can be controversial among the more established intellectual elites.