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Discussion
Friday, November 22, 2019
If someone asks you to design a training to address a problem, and after a good needs analysis you can tell them confidently that the best answer is not a training answer. Do you have a “...
Discussion
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
As we transition into the digital age, many of us are working on up-skilling, re-skilling, or even new-skilling  our current employees.  In order to enable our employees to be successful, I...
Insights
Wednesday, November 27, 2019
A couple of posts ago I wrote about the difference between the primary instructional goal of educating versus training, the former focused on acquiring information and the latter on...
Discussion
Friday, November 15, 2019
What is the difference between some training and therapy? A few months back someone posted about a circumstance where a training was appropriately turned into a counseling session for a...
Job Aids & Tools
Thursday, November 21, 2019
Consider using these methods and individuals when exploring information to prepare a learner persona. Your resource limits will be a consideration as you dig deeper to solve for your...
Insights
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
At the center of any comprehensive employee development initiative are instructional designers, performance consultants, graphics designers, artists, videographers, programmers, and a...
Insights
Friday, November 22, 2019
In their new book, Microlearning: Short and Sweet, authors and learning experts Karl M. Kapp and Robyn A. Defelice offer straightforward learning theories and research behind microlearning....
Insights
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
How much do you know about your learners? As an L&D designer, you probably know a fair amount. But you can—and should—know more to really understand what makes them tick—their challenges,...
TD at Work
Friday, November 15, 2019
When talent development professionals know more about their learners’ interests, knowledge gaps, learning preferences, and amount of discretionary time for learning, they can offer products...
Discussion
Friday, November 8, 2019
As someone who has moaned and wailed (sometimes literally) about the evils of bullet points (particularly in PowerPoint presentations), it is an odd dichotomy that I have always liked lists...
Insights
Monday, November 18, 2019
Customers have endless information at their fingertips, and they expect more of salespeople. They expect them to be subject matter experts and advisors. Unfortunately, this doesn't happen...
Job Aids & Tools
Monday, November 11, 2019
Creating a participant guide, including guidance for the facilitator, is a great way to support the valuable learning experiences you provide. A participant/facilitator guide may include...
Job Aids & Tools
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
When you’re starting a new e-learning project, there’s a lot of content you need to collect and a lot of questions you need answered. This usually starts by spending some time with your...
Insights
Wednesday, November 13, 2019
I’m a fan of the notion “learning experience design.” (I’m not so sure about platforms; I need to investigate them more.) The idea of integrating effective education and engaging...
Discussion
Friday, November 1, 2019
     In honor of Halloween being celebrated in the United States (and an Allen Interactions webinar I attended this week) I thought I’d talk a little about Instructional Design Horror...
Insights
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
There is a massive demand for soft skills training, but it seems this demand hasn't been met with any measure of success. This 2018 survey paints a familiar picture of the state of soft...
Insights
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Dear Tim, I’ve been working in the world of L&D for a few years, focused mostly on designing and facilitating new employee onboarding and training for entry-level employees. However, I’ve...
Insights
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
A storyboard is your road map when you make a video.Like a script, your storyboard visually guides you throughout the production process. By planning your video, you know which shots you...
Insights
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
A manager can literally make or break a direct report’s engagement and success on the job. So, for effective employees, make sure your managers are given the knowledge, tools, and resources...
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