U.S. government agencies are taking heed to the recommendations outlined in the 2009 ASTD report, The Value of Evaluation.
In 2009, ASTD published
The Value of Evaluation: Making Training Evaluations More Effective
, a report that revealed the results of a study that queried organizations regarding how well training evaluation was meeting their business needs. Responses to the 26 questions led to disturbing conclusions. "The pursuit of excellent learning evaluations continues, but so far fe