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75 Years of TD Magazine

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

75 Years of TD Magazine

How long readers keep their TD magazine issues:
23% 3+ years
18% 1-2 years
27% 6 months to 1 year
22% Less than 6 months
10% Don’t keep
Source: 2020 TD Magazine Readership Survey

Seven name changes

34 awards and recognitions

Longest-Running Columns
Books (since 1947)
Fundamentals (2003)
Intelligence (2003)

Digital Footprint
1996 First digital issue
2008 First article podcasts released
2009 Joined Facebook and Twitter
2021 T&D app launched

840 published issues (and counting)

15,450+ content pieces in the online archive (

Annual nonmember subscription rate in the 1940s was only $3

About the Author

The Association for Talent Development (ATD) is a professional membership organization supporting those who develop the knowledge and skills of employees in organizations around the world. The ATD Staff, along with a worldwide network of volunteers work to empower professionals to develop talent in the workplace.

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