Why Micro Learning is continuing to dominate trends in eLearning development

Why Microlearning is continuing to dominate trends in eLearning development.


August 19, 2020

Micro Learning is much as you might expect from the name – it’s learning, but smaller and shorter in length with less complexity. Micro Learning doesn’t have a set length but tends to prefer a larger number of smaller training modules to be able to carry clear, concise and retainable messages to learners.

There are many reasons by micro learning is continuing to surge in popularity, but here are 5 of the most important reasons we at Positive Results™ feel it is becoming a dominant trend in the training and development industry.

  1. Focus and Retention Improvement
  2. Increased Learner Satisfaction
  3. Mobile Compatibility
  4. Cost Effectiveness
  5. Faster Turnaround Time

Micro learning has the potential to save time and money while hitting the mark for learner engagement and retention all while providing an entertaining product. It should be something businesses give attention to if they want to keep up with the competition and increase the effectiveness of their team.

In the full article, we go into detail about why the 5 reasons listed above are so important to micro learning creating the competitive advantage it has in the training field, while also listing drawbacks and best practices for micro learning. Additionally, we provide a short questionnaire to determine if micro learning is right for your business.

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