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The official ASTD Blog: Training Industry News and Opinion
December 27, 2011
This image appeared in the January 1985 issue of Training and
Development Journal. This article, "How to Be an Idea
Generator," is another timely topic for today's workplace.
Innovation was key to success in 2011, and it appears to
be a topic that has been a...
December 24, 2011
This image, above the headline "The Female Factor," appeared in the
August 1987 issue of Training and Development Journal.
This article highlighted ways to avoid sex-role stereotypes. In
today's business environment, the biggest gender issue issue in the
December 22, 2011
This image appeared in the March 1994 issue of Training
& Development. The image appeared with an article on
self-directed learning--a timely topic that is gaining traction in
the industry. For a more current article on self-directed learning,
see Pat McLagan...
December 20, 2011
admin, ATD Staff
Organizations substantially increased spending on learning and
development, according to the findings of ASTDs 2011 State of the
Industry Report. Organizations in the United States spent $171.5
billion on employee learning in 2010, up from $125.8 billion in
December 16, 2011
(From The Miami Herald) -- Despite the fact that women now make up
half the workforce, they still are no further toward achieving top
ranks at the nation’s big businesses than they were
last year, or even six years ago, according to the 2011 Catalyst
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