Are you being asked to change to a performance-based focus at your company? Are you interested in moving into a performance consulting role but not sure where to start? Do you want to be more informed when people discuss performance improvement methods? In this webcast, Joe Willmore, expert performance consultant and author of ATD's Performance Basics, will share his insights and then answer your questions in a more informal discussion of the topic; when you register for the webcast, be sure to submit your question for discussion. During this webcast, you will learn: - basic principles of a performance-based approach to consulting - how performance consulting differs from training, organizational development, and process improvement - what has changed in the field of performance improvement - steps to take to build your performance improvement skills.