Agencies face a learning curve to get to mLearning

This is a very interesting article mainly because we have been saying this for months.  It’s one of the few articles that actually address the fact that mobile training is not the same as classroom training.  You simply can’t pick up mobile trainingcontent from stand up delivery and squeeze it into the online / mobile world.

Online and mobile and more importantly the people that use this form of delivery are unlike what has gone before.  In the mobile world…

  • Training should not expand to fit the time allocated to it
  • Training should be in bite sized chunks
  • It should be interactive, multimedia, and experience driven

Read the article here for yourself

Snippet

As government comes to grips with changes being forced by an explosion in mobile computing and communications, it’s also trying to wrap its arms around how to use mobile for its educational, training and job performance demands……

About the Author

John

John is a Sony Award winning journalist, presenter and producer. He has worked in traditional broadcast environments both in radio and TV. He has been involved in the internet since God was a boy or girl, depending on your point of view, and can remember when we all got excited about the fact that Netscape could blink text! He is a qualified teacher and lecturers in digital media. He has trained journalists in the BBC in media production and editing. He has worked in PR and marketing with most of the major brands. Built and won awards for on-line communication solutions. He is also a qualified Seventeenth Edition Electrical Engineer. It’s a long story... This year he became a qualified WorldHost Trainer. Now he is the MD of Coffee Cup Training. “I would like to think with my experience and ability in communication I can bring something new and exciting to the training environment”. Please feel free to comment on anything and if you have something to offer others we would like to hear from you.

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