Mobile phones: weapons of mass creation

This is a translation from the original post written by Jordi Pizarro on designtraining.cat

 

There are 2 ways we can see mobile phones: as weapons of mass distraction or as weapons of mass creation. This isn’t just my opinion, these are the words of Franc Carreras, teacher at ESADE.

And I would say that he is right, at least when it comes to corporate training.

I find it interesting that companies haven’t yet fully taken the step towards or don’t quite seem to understand that mobile phones, be them personal or provided by the companies themselves, are simply another part of our day to day lives and that they are tools that must be taken advantage of, particularly for learning purposes. Mobile phones have become the first point of access for consuming information and for informal training; we use them daily, at work, constantly connected to the Internet – they allow us to carry out activities that are becoming more and more complex each day.

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