401 Microlearning Is Much More than Small Training

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Wednesday, February 21

A literal interpretation of microlearning could easily equate to “small learning.” It’s that interpretation that often leads to the “micro” part being overemphasized. Microlearning is about much more than making content smaller, and if we don’t recognize this, we leave much of microlearning’s potential off the table.

In this session, we will look at microlearning from a “macro” context. We will look beyond shrinking content and examine the workflows that are enhanced when you find a way to fit the right content into the right place, accessible at the right time. You will discover why the most powerful microlearning solutions don’t focus on learning at all, but instead focus on providing people with task-related support when and where it is needed.

Bob Mosher

CEO/Chief Learning Evangelist

APPLY Synergies & Co-Founder of the 5 Moments of Need Methodology

Bob Mosher, the chief learning evangelist at APPLY Synergies, has been an active and influential leader in the learning and training industry for over 30 years, and is renowned worldwide for his pioneering role in eLearning and new approaches to learning. Before co-founding APPLY Synergies consultancy with Conrad Gottfredson, Bob served as the chief learning evangelist for Ontuitive, director of learning strategy and evangelism for Microsoft, and executive director of education for Element K. He is an influential voice in the IT training industry, speaking at conferences and participating in industry associations. Bob was awarded the Guild Master Award in 2014 for his accomplishments and contributions to the eLearning community.

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