November 2010 Monthly Roundup: 5 Most Popular Posts
In continuation to our series of monthly roundup posts, here is a collection of our top 5 posts for November, each accompanied by a quick brief.
1. Digital Instructional Media Design 101 – Principles Of Gestalt Psychology
Focuses on how a basic understanding of the Gestalt principles can help create harmonious design and improve the odds that the intended message is conveyed to the learners.
2. India’s Demographic Dividend and NSDC
Discusses various aspects of India’s Demographic Dividend and the role of National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), as presented by Dilip Chenoy, CEO and MD of the NSDC, India at the recently held CLO Summit India.
3. Digital Instructional Media Design 101 – Designing for Flow
Discusses the application of some of the key factors associated with ‘flow’ that can get learners in the state of sustained attention and engagement. Also, includes a TED talk by Csikszentmihalyi highlighting two complementary areas from which it is easy to get into a state of flow.
4. The Future of Work: As Gartner Sees It
Highlights ten major changes that the world of work (and the workplace learning therein) will witness in the next ten year, as per the Gartner report “Watchlist: Continuing Changes in the Nature of Work, 2010-2020”.
5. Five Lessons From Learning Game Development
Lists and explains 5 lessons that we have learnt from our experience in learning game development.