Corporate learning and technology: opportunity and risk for the learning professional


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Author: Hector, Tania


Purpose: The article aims to clarify the risks and opportunities available to corporate learning professionals with the advent of a tsunami of EdTech (educational technology) that promises to be the silver bullet of lifelong learning. It acknowledges that the urgency of up/reskilling adults provides learning professionals with a unique moment to make a difference by ensuring the right skills are available as needed. However, learning professionals are simultaneously under threat of irrelevance should we fail to use the avalanche of advances in technology combined with tried and tested...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Technology; Teaching and learning; Skills and knowledge; Workforce development; Lifelong learning

Keywords: Computer assisted instruction; Professional development; Workplace learning; Learning method; Adult learning; Educational technology; Skill upgrading; Automation

Published: Bradford, England: Emerald Group Publishing, 2022

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Journal volume: 36

Journal number: 6

Journal date: 2022

Pages: pp. 23-26

ISSN: 1477-7282

Resource type: Article

Peer reviewed: Yes

Document number: TD/TNC 151.485

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