Curious about LEARNING

By JD Dillon | Articles exploring the latest ideas on workplace learning and performance ...

Personalized and Adaptive learning explained by Biz Group, training UAE

Published: 10th April 2017<p>What are they and do you need both?<p>The terms personalized and adaptive are often using interchangeably in the learning …

Learning

How Curiosity Enhances Learning

When we talk about curiosity and learning, we tend to talk about it from an engagement perspective. If students remain interested in and curious …

Psychology

8 Skills For Learning And Development Professionals To Future Proof Your Career

Essential Skills For Learning And Development Professionals That Will Help You Future Proof Your Career<p>From the rise of AI, the gig economy, and …

Design Thinking

6 Ways The LMS Is Holding Back Your Business

How The LMS Is Holding Back Your Business<p>Consider how technology, business, and even employees have evolved. The LMS (Learning Management System) has …

My Top 10 Tools for Learning (2017)

TIME | Current & Breaking News | National & World Updates

The mood in France, already in a state of heightened security in the run up to Sunday's presidential election, has intensified following an attack in …

President Donald Trump

Chick-fil-A is beating every competitor by training workers to say 'please' and 'thank you'

The secret to Chick-fil-A's success is as simple as saying "please" and "thank you."<p>The chicken chain is statistically the most polite chain in the restaurant business, according to a QSR Magazine's annual drive-thru report released on Monday.<p>Employees at Chick-fil-A were the most likely of the 15 …

Fast Food

4 ways to demonstrate the business value of Axonify to the CEO - Axonify

Many business stakeholders don’t even know they have a Learning Management System (LMS), let alone understand the role it plays within their …

CEOs

Why are organizations so bad at onboarding? (#onboardingSOS)

Onboarding is important! I don’t think it’s necessary to argue that point. If you need validation, check out this Forbes article. It comes down to …

Human Resources

5 reasons why you should attend #ATD2017

Reflecting on Learning Solutions 2017

Axonify was literally EVERYWHERE during the Learning Solutions 2017 Conference! Our team hosted 6 sessions, including a rousing game of The Family …

Learning

How does the role of the L&D department need to change?

<i>[This article is adapted from two posts published on my own blog]</i><p>A year ago I tweeted this question:<p>What would happen if there were no Training/L&D …

Going Ninja & the Covert Art of Hiding 70:20:10

After surviving in the L&D profession for over thirty years, I continue to ponder what is it going to take to trip the training air bag? C’mon, man! …

MWL Newsletter No 6

News and articles about Modern Workplace Learning (MWL) selected by – and with commentary from – Jane Hart for the week 19 – 26 March 2017<p>From around …

Innovation

Learning and earning: Equipping people to stay ahead of technological change

Learning and earningEquipping people to stay ahead of technological change<p>It is easy to say that people need to keep learning throughout their …

MOOCs

The 2017 Learning Solutions Conference and Expo Backchannel #LSCon

This post curates resources shared via the backchannel of the 2017 Learning Solutions Conference & Expo being held March 22-24 in Orlando.<i>I am a huge</i> …

Professional Development

In Real Life: Is Your Organization Ready for an L&D Evolution? by JD Dillon

Change! Revolution! Resistance! You hear words like these more and more nowadays in relation to a variety of topics, from politics to technology. …

Leadership

Learning Experience Design: An Overview and 11 of the Best Resources

LXD is a rapidly emerging discipline in the domain of instructional design, and it is already redefining how learning should take place. Read more in …

The Persuasive Power of Analogy

An elderly man storms into his doctor’s office, steaming mad.<p>“Doc, my new 22-year-old wife is expecting a baby. You performed my vasectomy 30 years …

11 Best TEDTalks About Company Learning

These TED Talks are a great way to organize your learning and they happen to be some of my favorite ones on organizational development.

On this week's episode of the GoodPractice podcast, Training Journal Deputy Editor Jo Cook joins Ross and James to discuss the ways that learning and development professionals share ideas?

In the social media age, has print journalism had its day? And is it possible to host a good webinar?<p>On this week's episode of the GoodPractice …

Professional Development

Nuts and Bolts: Self-Directed Learning by Jane Bozarth

Not long ago, I was in a conversation with colleagues on the subject of self-directed learning. People had a lot to say, but I found it odd that the …

Learning

Ready or Not, The Future Is Now

Special ReportReady or Not, The Future Is Now<p>Machine learning is changing the way organizations curate content and manage learners. But are CLOs …

Machine Learning

David Kelly’s Curated Content for the Week of 03/06/17

I read through a number of articles and blog posts each day, and every Monday I curate a few of my favorites for members of the eLearning Guild …

Content Marketing

INFOGRAPHIC: WORK IS LEARNING

Designed by our Guest Blogger, Arun Pradhan<p>Arun Pradhan has over 17 years’ experience in digital and blended learning. He currently works as a senior …

Machine Learning

Digital Learning Is Here—Kind Of

​<p>One of the most important and fastest changing functions of HR today is employee learning. Digital technologies, mobile apps, video and the rapid …

How to overcome 3 popular objections to microlearning

Effectiveness of Formal Workplace Training Uncovered

Organizations are struggling to provide employees with the formal training they need to do their jobs effectively. A significant gap between the …

Employee Engagement

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