How Gamification in eLearning can Help to Improve Adoption with Learners

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How Gamification in eLearning Will Impact Corporate Learning?

Having a classroom training as the main agenda for the corporate training is the thing of passé.  With new age technology and millennial being the target audience to deal with for many organizations eLearning is the key to success. eLearning is more of a routine now with learners having access to learning everywhere.

Still during my interactions with my clients I always feel something is missing for them and when I try to dig more, almost 80% of them are looking for some innovative eLearning solutions to keep their target audience engaged. To address this industry need Gamification is the key to success. Here are some tips on how gamification in elearning can help to improve adoption of learning for corporates-

  1. New Target Audience: Millennials
    This is the main reason why one must choose gamification as the reason for gamification. Today’s new age learner has grown up with gadgets and they are more comfortable learning on the go. Also games and apps is the thing which is need of the day. If this user behavior is used to make learner more engaging.
  2. Relevance
    With Gamification tactics the relevance of the content or the scenarios can be increased and made more interesting. As it helps to make content more relevant, it always helps to enhance the retention span of the user.
  3. Collaborative Learning
    Gamification can help to achieve the objective of collaborative learning. Since some of the gamification courses be made in such a way that the involvement of the users is at various levels and it becomes interesting as and when learners moves on. This helps to keep learner engaged with the course and at the same time the ultimate objectives are achieved while making learning as a fun activity.
  4. Recognition
    In today’s age of social media, recognition is one of the biggest motivation for doing anything digitally. The innovative tactics like winner’s dashboard, weekly achievers make this whole learning experience awesome and learners keep enjoying it with more interest.

To summarize, the eLearning solutions have been quite a rage since over a decade now and large conglomerates are executing training courses and educational sessions through online technologies and eLearning methods.  Hence it is now imperative that we make use of gamification in the eLearning as a part of their routine study schedule. It has proven quite fruitful in terms of increasing the attention span of the learner and keeping them engaged and hence enhance the productivity.

If you wish to know more how does Knowzies help in increased adoption rate by gamification please feel free to get in touch with us on info@knowzies.com and our expert consultants will guide you.

Author:
Hands-on, dynamic and energetic executive, Amol has a multi-year experience in diverse technology industries and functions, in both Sales and Marketing and Operations. Engineer by graduate and an MBA professional, he started his career in 2004 as a Regional Sales Manager for one of the largest US MNC based out of India continues to live his passion for sales till date. Currently an eLearning and LMS consultant and & Board Member of Knowzies Technology Solutions, his responsibility is to manage the company's growth in the Americas, India and APAC, and encourage its Global expansion through his network of 1000+ qualified Elearning and SaaS experts. Amol is a serial blogger and a have delivered many webinar’s in his past engagements. He likes to write largely about latest eLearning technology trends, mobile learning, and learning technologies. His passion for eLearning makes him the perfect blend for designing solutions for large enterprises especially where the cost is the constraint. Prior to his current venture, Amol had a blast leading the International Business Operations for various leading LMS and eLearning organisations globally. Amol successfully managed a talented pool of professionals and partner companies (Channel network implementation) enabling the acquisition of many leading enterprises. A solid credo in business ethics and knowledge sharing are its key business drivers. He is what the Urban Dictionary would call a straight shooter, enjoys playing cards on the table and doesn't deal with fuss. Big in creating new connections and value to its network (because the network is quite everything), he is hungry for innovation and falls in love for true out-of-the-box thinkers. Cricket and food are superior passions. Loves the family and is blessed with two happening daughters and a caring wife. Over weekends you will find him in kitchen experimenting with new dishes. In case of any queries, you can reach to him on amol@knowzies.com.

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