E-Learning Adoption in Organizations 6: More Characteristics of Adopters

Table 1 Rate of Adoption over Time (after Bohlen and Beal, 1957)

In this, the penultimate article in this series, I will describe some more categories of innovation adopters, before concluding the series of articles about Elearning Adoption in Organizations. There are there are five categories of adopters of new ideas. Now read on… Continue Reading

Elearning Adoption in Organizations 5: Rate of Adoption

Table 1 Rate of Adoption over Time (after Bohlen and Beal, 1957)

People (and organizations) don’t adopt new ideas at the same time or at the same pace: rate of adoption vary considerably. Some adopt ideas when they are first introduced; others wait; some never adopt an idea: “…the time span over which people adopt ideas will vary from practice to practice.” Continue Reading