Have you ever been told that the way you’ve been doing something for years is actually the wrong way? And have you ever tried to correct that and run into the overwhelming power of muscle memory? Then you’ve experienced the flaw with the oft-cited phrase “practice makes perfect”. Research has shown again and again that it’s just not true. But it’s close. Instead, the more accurate phrase is “perfect practice makes perfect.” So how do we get our trainees to practice perfectly, especially when they are first learning?
When you click on an eLearning video, is the first thing you do to check how long it’s going to take? Most of us have been conditioned to do this by boring, ineffective, and all around bad instructional videos. Here are 5 tips to make better instructional videos for your training.