Think about smartphones, tablets and apps. Their intuitive interface enables us to navigate them with ease. As instructional designers, we should also use these principles when creating e-learning modules — or any digital assets for our learners.
Following are some trends in mobile app development. L&D professionals should look at them to pave the way for outstanding mobile learning.
Improving the user experience will save instructional time and training dollars and increase the overall value of the endeavor. Usability needs to be a major consideration in evaluating the effectiveness of a learning program.
Creativity is simply the development of original ideas and the ability to turn them into reality. It’s about perceiving the world around us in new ways, making connections between seemingly unrelated elements and coming up with new solutions for a...
The learning services business team can focus on solving business problems and then leverage the “hard” skills of cognitive, cloud, digital experience and media arts resources with an agile and DevOps production mindset.
Design reviews take patience and understanding but, if run well, are an invaluable source of feedback. But what makes a good design review, and how can you get the most out of it to elevate your digital learning experiences?
We can create the greatest digital leadership programs, knowledge transfers or job aids, but if the interface design isn’t up to par, learners quickly become lost in figuring out how to navigate a course rather than focusing on the content.
Our industry often downplays appeal, because after all, tricks are for kids. Appeal used with intent isn’t about fun and games, though – it’s a powerful tool for engaging learners of any age. Appeal creates experiences an audience won’t ever...
The world of corporate learning is undergoing the most radical transformation in a generation. The impact of new technologies, the onset of the Fourth Industrial Revolution and sweeping demographic changes are placing a new set of demands on training.