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Writing Better Learning Objectives Job Aid

Patti Shank | December 01, 2016 | Job Aid

Well-written learning objectives get training off to a beneficial start because they tell us what content, activities, and assessments are needed. The more precisely learning objectives are written, the easier it is to write focused instruction. This job aid will help you write better, more focused learning objectives for you next training program.

The Science of Learning E-Book

Patti Shank | October 19, 2016 | Book Chapter

Exclusive for ATD members: This compilation of Patti Shank's work covers a variety of science of learning topics, from foundational concepts to the changing nature of work.

Job Aid: How Cognitive Load Creates Better Instruction

Patti Shank | September 20, 2016 | Job Aid

Don’t waste learners’ time on unnecessary information! This job aid gives instructional designers a quick overview of cognitive load and provides quick principles to help eliminate extraneous cognitive load.

Coaching and Mentoring: What’s the Difference?

Clara Von Ins | September 01, 2016 | Podcast

Human Capital Specialist Clara Von Ins interviews Annabelle Reitman to help decipher the key differences between coaching and mentoring. These concepts are often confused for the other, but they each have very distinct purposes. Listen in to discover which program is best for your employee development needs.

Exploring Cognitive Load

Justin Brusino, Patti Shank | August 02, 2016 | Podcast

Justin Brusino and Patti Shank explore the topic of cognitive load and learning. Patti explains different types of cognitive load and what learning professionals can do to utilize this concept to improve their learning solutions.

Building Expertise

Justin Brusino, Patti Shank | June 21, 2016 | Podcast

Justin Brusino, community manager for the Science of Learning, talks with researcher and analyst Patti Shank about some myths around growing expertise and how L&D can improve expertise in their learners.

Neuroscience vs. Cognitive Science

Justin Brusino, Patti Shank | April 28, 2016 | Podcast

Justin Brusino, community manager for the Science of Learning, talks with researcher and analyst Patti Shank about the differences neuroscience and cognitive science and what is means for L&D professionals.

Mentoring (Member Benefit)

Exploring the types and ROI of mentoring
Beverly Kaye | March 01, 2016 | TD at Work

Mentoring can solve a whole host of organizational ills from employee turnover to generalized employee dissatisfaction. This issue describes three mentoring approaches that you can use to install this powerful performance tool in your organization. You will get detailed descriptions of one-on-one mentoring, group mentoring, and virtual mentoring, along with advice on mentor selection and strategies to be successful. A mentoring program planner is also included.

Checklist for New Employee Orientation

Karen Lawson | November 23, 2015 | Tool

Investing in new employees pays big dividends in performance, retention, and engagement. But does your training program cover the essentials of making new hires feel informed, prepared, and supported? Organization development authority and prominent trainer Karen Lawson has created comprehensive new employee orientation workshops to ensure organizational onboarding is done right for the benefit of all employees, regardless of job level or function.   

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