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

Not everyone is a student, but we are ALL learners

<i>Five educational breakthroughs that will make learning finally belong to all of us</i><p>Let’s face it. The greatest challenge in schooling is establishing …

Learning

Corporate Learning Programs Need to Consider Context, Not Just Skills

Spending on corporate learning, particularly leadership development, continues to increase at a staggering pace. According to one piece of research, spending on frontline leadership development alone increased by over 310% in a three-year period. Despite the amount they invest in corporate …

Harvard Business Review

5 Myths about 70:20:10 - 70:20:10 Institute

<b>Discussions about 70:20:10</b><p>Internationally there are all kinds of discussions about the sense and nonsense of 70:20:10. The number of links is almost …

Learning

Marc My Words: Back to Basics – When Training Is Not the Answer

We talk a lot about performance. We know that training is just one of many solutions to performance problems. We suggest that training departments …

Management

Webinar: Practical How-To's for Evolving Corporate Learning

So, you’ve recognized the need to modernize corporate learning. Now what?<p>Well, we’re not going to lie. This is a big ship to turn. And a …

Learning

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Why ‘Unlearning’ Old Habits Is An Essential Step For Innovation

Teachers are increasingly being asked to embrace new ideas and styles of teaching, but schools don’t always give their educators time or the mental …

Self-improvement

What We Fundamentally Misunderstand About How We Learn

Everyone can leverage a few basic techniques to learn just about anything.<p><i>What do most people misunderstand about the learning process? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Adam Lupu,</b> …

Learning

The Key to Making Better Training Videos Is Sitting at the Desk Next to You

“All of our movies sucked at first.” I couldn’t believe what I was hearing. Did Ed Catmull, co-founder and president of Pixar Animation Studios, …

Pixar

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The Need to Reinvent Compliance Training

Compliance training affects just about every organization around the world. It can comprise anything from a review of the employee manual to training …

Leadership

For True Innovation, Don’t Rely On Your Own Ideas

Anheuser-Busch innovation executives say that in order to excel at coming up with new ideas, you have to discard your own and listen to what real people want.<p>When most people think of Anheuser-Busch, what comes to mind are its most famous American beers—Budweiser, Bud Light, Michelob, and the like. …

Innovation

How to get buy-in for your new onboarding vision

We’ve been talking about a reimagined approach to onboarding for about six months now. We’ve covered a range of related topics, including:<p>New …

Management

In Real Life: The Modern Learning Ecosystem Framework by JD Dillon

The modern learning ecosystem framework is a method for meeting workplace learning and performance needs. Here’s how it works and why you should use …

Celine Dion

Will Design Thinking Replace Instructional Design? No. Here’s Why…

I received a question recently that I’m sure several other people are asking as well, “Is design thinking going to replace instructional …

Design Thinking

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Content Exchange

Axonify Content Exchange™<p><b>Say “Goodbye” to ineffective training modules and “Hello” to content built<br>to drive real business results.</b><p>Watch Video<p>Content …

Learning

Northgate Gonzalez Markets sees results from gamified employee training

Workers for the Hispanic grocer can take interactive quizzes on everything from safety training to increasing customer satisfaction and receive …

Quizzes

The Top 200 Tools for Learning 2016 is announced

It was in 2007 that I compiled the first Top 100 Tools for Learning from the votes of learning professionals worldwide and have done so every year …

Web Conferencing

Job aids and worksheets for Map It readers

Free downloads<p><b>Action mapping process:</b> This interactive graphic describes the entire action mapping process from goal-setting to development and …

Employment

Top 10 Reasons Why Mobile Training Fails – Scott McCormick

This post comes from Scott McCormick, Founder of emergent-enterprise.com and Emergent Enterprise Consulting. Scott will also be speaking at the …

UX Design

Retrieval practice with Jeff Karpicke

Our topic today delves into how our brain remembers what we learn, in particular the role that retrieval of memory plays in learning.<p>Jeff Karpicke, a …

The People v LMS - A Learning Technology Story (ATD Ascend 2017)

The learning management system is under indictment. It has been charged with failing to provide value to our organizations. The evidence seems clear: poor engagement, difficult upgrades, huge price tags. But why? Is the LMS really the guilty party, or is something else within our L&D strategy to …

In Real Life: Don't Forget About On-the-Job Training

What was your first corporate learning job? I got into L&D as part of a hybrid operations/human resources role with AMC Theatres. I was responsible …

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