Social learning provides a plethora of benefits. But there are also some drawbacks that elearning professionals should be aware of. Thankfully, there are ways to overcome the most common social learning pitfalls so that you can achieve the desired outcome. In this article, I’ll highlight the top 5 social learning pitfalls in online training, and I’ll share tips for avoiding them.
Many bookshop chains in the United States have a coffee bar where shoppers can read in comfort with a pastry and a skinny latté or caramel macchiato.
A recent British initiative is turning this idea around and bringing the learning to pre-existing coffee shops. Pop-up colleges are appearing in branches of Costa Coffee as soon as the store ends its regular business day.
There are hotels in Europe without any staff. You drive up and check in via a machine that issues your room key, the door unlocks and you go up to your room. Then you eat from vending machines, stay the night and check out, all without any human contact.
This concept has now been brought to classroom education.
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