People always seem to be looking for the next big thing which is going to turn learning around and make everyone fall in love with it. That isn’t going to happen.

But it is possible to get a better idea of what you’re trying to achieve from learning materials by thinking in terms of knowledge, skills, attitude and awareness, and writing learning objectives that match these.

This blog is about the way I use learning objectives and why I think they are so important, especially in an environment where technology, rather than how it is used, often seems to take pr