Sometimes the hardest part of change is recognizing there's an opportunity to enhance the current situation. Think about the old adage that "insanity is doing the same thing the same way and hoping for a different result." Unwillingness to achieve professional betterment is just that--insane. ASTD Pittsburgh recognized a need to enhance its situation in 2002 and did something about it.
In the late 1990s many training departments were being downsized and many of the leading trainin