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Insights From The eLearning Frontier

This Edition: Deliberate Practice, Mobile Learning, Zoom Calls, & More

  • The Beginner’s Guide to Deliberate Practice – Deliberate practice refers to a special type of practice that is purposeful and systematic. While regular practice might include mindless repetitions, deliberate practice requires focused attention and is conducted with the specific goal of improving performance.

  • How to Persuade People to Change Their Behavior – If telling people to do doesn’t work, what does? Rather than trying to persuade people, getting them to persuade themselves is often more effective. Here are three ways to do that.

  • How a Mobile App Can Reshape Your Leadership Training Process – What is the best way to deliver a leadership training program? And how can employers ensure that their staff members are staying on track with their training opportunities? While there are many ways to develop and implement a leadership development program, few are as compelling and as efficient as mobile learning.

  • eBook Release: COVID-19 Survival Guide For L&D Teams – While the overall impact of COVID-19 is still unfolding—on each one of us, businesses, and the global economy—it is clearly redefining the workplace, the way training needs to be delivered, and how its impact and effectiveness should be measured.

  • The Reason Zoom Calls Drain Your Energy – Video chats mean we need to work harder to process non-verbal cues like facial expressions, the tone and pitch of the voice, and body language; paying more attention to these consumes a lot of energy. “Our minds are together when our bodies feel we’re not. That dissonance, which causes people to have conflicting feelings, is exhausting. You cannot relax into the conversation naturally.

With this acute and rapid shift to virtual learning going on, we want to show you Reach, our mobile-first learning app, with a serious games engine to motivate learners. To see for yourself the power of the Reach platform, schedule a free demo with us.