CLO Connect

By Michael Strawbridge | A magazine with the focus clearly on the challenges that are faced by today's CLO's and Learning Directors. www.cloconnect.com.

6 Tips to Build a Learning Culture

The CLO Cheat Sheet6 Tips to Build a Learning Culture<p>Building a culture of learning is all about leading by example and being deliberate when making …

12 mind-expanding TED talks to watch if you've got 5 minutes or less

You may not have all week to read a new book, but chances are you have five minutes to watch a TED talk.<p>Owing to their easy-to-digest format, even the shortest TED talks contain fascinating insights worthy of discussion.<p>Let these talks be the start of your next conversation.

Professional Development

9 Strategies to Make Your Peer Learning Program Thrive - Chief Learning Officer

Essay9 Strategies to Make Your Peer Learning Program Thrive<p>The guy or gal sitting next to you at work is often a great source of information. There’s …

Management

L&D's Most Frequently Asked LRS Questions, Answered

As the industry wakens up to the power and value of learning and people analytics, and organisations start to use xAPI to gather more qualitative …

Decluttering Your Digital Life

<i>Hamlet’s Blackberry</i>. <i>The Joy of Missing Out</i>. <i>Irresistible</i>. <i>Reclaiming Conversation</i>. <i>The Tech-Wise Family</i>.Recent years have seen a boom in books (and …

Productivity

How to Make Lifelong Learning a Daily Habit

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at 20 or at 80. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young. — Henry Ford<p>Many of us still operate …

Learning

Making The Most Of Your Business Mentor

They say you never stop learning, and I couldn't agree more. Learning is a constant journey and our understanding is always evolving. Just as teachers provide you with the skills and knowledge on a subject area to help you pass your exams, a mentor in business will help you develop the business …

Entrepreneurship

Top 5 eLearning and Development Trends for in 2017 Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on April 6, 2017<p>2016 has ended and for you as a training manager this means end-of-the-year reports and planning for the New Year. You will be …

eLearning

Beyond Technology

For a conference named after “blended learning,” many attendees were surprised to learn that they did not agree on what the term meant.<p>Dr. Dallas …

Learning

Six Tips for Making Personalized Learning Work

Getting Personalization Right<br>March 23, 2017 | Volume <b>12</b> | Issue <b>14</b> <b><br>Table of Contents</b> <b></b><p>Share |<p>Six Tips for Making Personalized Learning Work<p>Esther …

Professional Development: What should it look like?

A few weeks ago Michael Fenton asked on his blog this question:<p><b>Suppose a teacher gets to divide 100% between two categories: teaching ability and</b> …

Teaching

Promote Learning Transfer, Accelerate Strategy Execution

Learning and development leaders have been barraged for years with a distressing truth: Most training does not work. “For the most part, learning …

Learning

How Mind Maps Apply Brain Science to Creativity

I do my best thinking when I’m supposed to be doing other things—showering, grocery shopping, having dinner with a friend, etc. So long as I’m <i>not</i> …

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 …

Are You Giving Employees Tools They Actually Want to Use?

The lack of skilled talent is one of the most critical issues facing business today. Technology, business models, and global market dynamics are …

Learning

Is Gamification Important in 2017?

Can gamification (and gamification platforms) really drive business and engagement?<p>You’ve decided to use gamification in 2017, and you want to choose …

Employee Engagement

Go Beyond Badges And Leaderboards: 5 Examples Of Gamification In Corporate Training

With the usage of gamification in corporate training maturing, the focus is shifting on adopting strategies that can further leverage on it. In this …

Employee Engagement

How to Effectively Train Millennials in the Workplace

A new generation of learners requires a new approach to workplace training. Here are the six elements needed to professionally develop your Millennial employees.<p>According to Bersin by Deloitte, a leading research and advisory services firm, talent development is the second biggest challenge facing …

Millennials

9 ways to make your BYOD policy work 2017

1. How to implement a BYOD programme: Define the use<p>Your strategy for BYOD will depend on your organisational needs and personal ambitions. Policies …

Vmware

Go Digital With Plot, a New Storyboarding App for Videographers

Plot is a new storyboarding app that will save you time and help you avoid the frustration of mismanaged paper storyboards — and PremiumBeat readers …

Writing

Industry Insights: VoIP and Collaboration in 2017

The coming year looks to be an important one across quite a few technology segments, especially business analytics, artificial intelligence (AI), and security. But another segment that might dramatically change the way you work and conduct business is Voice-over-IP (VoIP) and its continuous merging …

3 Important Ways Millennials Are Reshaping Change Management

Much has been written about the rise of the millennials and how their attitudes, preferences and behaviors are permeating today’s workplace. But what …

The Learning Awards 2017 Winners and Finalists

Representing the highest achieving individuals and organisations in the field of learning and development, the 2017 Learning Awards was held on the …

Learning

Digital Curation: An Essential Skill-Set For L&D In The 21st Century

<b>“Curation replaces noise with clarity. And it’s the clarity of your choosing; it’s the things that people you trust help you find. We [L&D] need to</b> …

5 Creative Ways to Reach Your Professional Development Goals

In a recent blog post, I discussed a common trait I find among most successful professionals: They are committed to continuous learning and …

Professional Development

Best Strategies to Raise Your Visibility at Work

Are you used to flying below the radar at work? Think not being noticed will keep your job safe? Not anymore. The best strategy now is to figure out …

Professional Development

It's the beginning of a new age for artificial intelligence

AI will significantly disrupt the way organizations win, serve, and retain customers... eventually.<p>These days it seems like you can't open a …

Intelligence

In the modern era, Learning to Learn is more than Learning to Study

“Ultimately, learning <i>how to learn</i> is the only safeguard for people growing up in an era of rapid change. Technological skills aren’t.”<p>This is a quote …

Learning

Is Gamification Important in 2017?

You’ve decided to use gamification in 2017, and you want to choose the best platform. Gamification is actually a high-risk choice, because if you use …

Employee Engagement