Area9 Lyceum Blog

Why Microlearning Isn’t the Solution to the Corporate Learning Problem

Posted by Area9 on Feb 19, 2018 9:00:00 AM

We all know what we want from our corporate learning initiatives: learning that has business impact. Some corporate learning approaches claim to provide exactly that, but do they really? Microlearning is one of those approaches. Here, we’ll break down what microlearning is and how it stacks up against Adaptive Learning.

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Topics: Corporate E-Learning

How Adaptive Learning Optimizes Your Corporate Training Budget

Posted by Area9 on Feb 9, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Global spending on corporate training is going up - as much as 2-5% - and yet rates of unconscious incompetence in the workforce are as high as ever. It’s getting more and more expensive to force employees into unfulfilling training that ultimately falls short.

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Topics: Corporate E-Learning

Adaptive Learning is a Learning Experience, Not a Learning Event

Posted by Area9 on Feb 7, 2018 9:00:00 AM

When you take a training course to get your motorcycle license, does passing the course make you a master motorist? No, of course not. The course only means you have the most basic knowledge required to safely operate a motorcycle on the road.

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Topics: Corporate E-Learning

Are Online Corporate Training Programs Better Than Classroom Learning?

Posted by Area9 on Feb 2, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Before we talk about which is better than the other, let’s talk about trends. In 2018, online corporate training programs are developing fast and becoming ever-more accessible.

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Topics: Corporate E-Learning

Learning Soft Skills With Technology

Posted by Area9 on Jan 26, 2018 9:00:00 AM

While corporate e-learning reaps the benefits of technological advancement, there is always a risk that digital progress could negatively impact other essential skills.

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Topics: Corporate E-Learning

How Your E-Learning Resources Can Keep Up With the Digital Skills Gap

Posted by Area9 on Jan 25, 2018 9:00:00 AM

As technology develops faster than ever, the digital skills shelf life gets shorter. Before your employees have mastered a new technology the next generation is already available with new features and skills to learn.

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Topics: Corporate E-Learning

$30M RECORD-BREAKING INVESTMENT IN THE DANISH EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY COMPANY AREA9 LYCEUM

Posted by Area9 on Jan 10, 2018 10:26:33 AM

The Danish Growth Fund has made a record-breaking $30 million investment in the Danish technology and learning company Area9 Lyceum. With this investment, considerably larger than previous investments by the fund, The Danish Growth Fund clearly signals their ambition of placing Denmark as world-leading in the field of educational technology.

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Topics: News & PR, Adaptive Learning, Corporate E-Learning

The Benefits of Mobile Adaptive Learning for the Retail Sector

Posted by Area9 on Jan 8, 2018 9:00:00 AM

 

Social media makes it so everyone is on their phones all the time. But what if instead of following Twitter you could use your mobile device for something productive? With mobile Adaptive Learning, you can.

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Topics: Corporate E-Learning

Why Adaptive Is the Future of E-Learning

Posted by Area9 on Dec 13, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Many business leaders have mixed feelings about traditional e-learning (maybe you’re one of them).

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Topics: Corporate E-Learning

How To Get Your Corporate Training Programs Started with Adaptive Learning

Posted by Area9 on Dec 8, 2017 9:00:00 AM

It’s not as hard as you think to make the transition from your traditional corporate training programs to Adaptive Learning. From working with subject matter experts and curating your learning content, to creating learning objectives (LOs), to authoring probes (questions), and compiling learning resources, Area9 makes the transition from traditional e-learning to Adaptive Learning easy.

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Topics: Corporate E-Learning

Why Gamification in Business Is an Ineffective Corporate Learning Tool

Posted by Area9 on Dec 6, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Have you been told gamification is the next big thing in business education? At Area9, we’re not convinced.

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Topics: Corporate E-Learning

Cognitive Science and Computer Science Solve 3 Corporate Training Problems

Posted by Area9 on Dec 1, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Adaptive Learning is an easy solution to many of your corporate training problems without any of the risk. Adaptive Learning uses cognitive science and computer science to solve 3 common corporate training problems.

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Topics: Corporate E-Learning