You Have the Power, Don’t Give it Away

What is power?  Looking at the standard definition we see this: “the capacity or ability to direct or influence the behavior of others or the […]

The Lonely Training Needs Assessment

What is it about a training needs assessment that makes learning professionals panic?  (Jump to the bottom of this post to enter to win this […]

If Your Training Doesn’t Stick, You Need Microlearning

It’s a story old as time… There is a need to roll out companywide sensitivity training, food safety training, or sexual harassment training, everyone must participate […]

Instructional Design is Not Dead!

Despite rumors to the contrary, Instructional Design is not dead.  You may have noticed the many articles and blog posts stating that instructional design is […]

Breaking Up with “Yeah, but…”

In the training world, it is not uncommon to hear: “Yeah, but…” and it’s time to put an end to this unhealthy relationship. It’s a […]

Why Training has a Bad Name (and how we can change it)

You’ve just been informed that you’ve been signed up for “training”. What is your immediate thought? Oh, crap. There goes my day. Maybe this time […]

5 Reasons I’m Geeky about Learning Design!

My name is Shannon and I am geeky about Learning Design.    There I said it. Not only is L&D my chosen field, but it’s […]

The 2015 Kaizen Adventure

Another year, another kaizen adventure. Well, not just one adventure – a whole host of adventures and FYI – I am referring to changes as […]

We Can’t Be Everything to Everyone

Nor should we try. In a day and age when we are challenged to do more with less, less people, less money, less onsite resources, […]

Why This? Why Now? “Working Out Loud”

Have you ever started working on a project only to find out that someone else in your organization is working on the same project? Have […]

Workplace Learning: One World, Not Two

Been buried under a stack of PowerPoint slides? Stuck in meetings? Conducting a training session? Then you missed it. Jane Hart recently posted an OpEd, […]

The Twitter Chat Conundrum (Part Two)

You all KILLED IT! Last week our conversation centered around the twitter chat. How twitter chats, in general, may be improved and I have to […]

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