How to Train and Develop Millennials
AUGUST 24, 2016
How to Train and Develop Millennials. It is important that we try to understand exactly the training and development challenges that they may represent. In order to develop an effective learning plan to account for this particular generation, it is best to play to their strengths. Social media, in theory, should be a detriment to an individual’s development.
9 Tips To Maximize Employee Involvement In Online Training Development
MARCH 14, 2017
Employees are the ones who have to take your online training. So, it’s only fitting that they have a direct say in your online training initiatives. This article explores 9 ways that you can maximize employee involvement in online training development. How To Maximize Employee Involvement In Online Training Development. Start An Online Forum.
Stop Training Leaders and Start Developing Leadership
The Peformance Improvement
JULY 12, 2016
To attract, develop, and retain more strategic leaders, organizations need to find employees who already have that potential and help them develop the capability. Jessica Leitch, David Lancefield, and Mark Dawson, all of PwC UK, have identified “10 Principles of Strategic Leadership” that, when implemented, create the conditions for the development of strategic leaders.
The Difference between Training and Development.
MAY 17, 2016
The words training and development are mostly used together in the corporate world and are seen as activities focused on improving the knowledge, performance and productivity of the employees. Training programs are organized by the organization to develop employees' knowledge and skills as per their job requirements. appeared first on Gyrus.
[New eBook] The 3 Stages of Customer Training Development
Want to expand your training efforts? You’ll often see success by starting small and growing your program in a sustainable way. Download the eBook to learn more
Our Top 5 Training & Development Webinars from 2015
DECEMBER 2, 2015
We teamed up with three of our favorite industry partners, Chief Learning Officer, LTEN and Training Magazine Network , to present webinars on a variety of training and learning topics. We show you how to develop product launch training that drives learner retention… while avoiding common mistakes along the way. 2015 was the year of the webinar for us. Access Webinar.
Learning Vs. Training & Development
Your Training Edge
JULY 29, 2015
I have talked about a lot regarding training and development, in my previous blog posts, both in educational and professional context. Many of people’s responses made me encounter a question that is there any difference between learning and training. However, the very same training experience might be training for someone and learning for the others.
How to Modernize Manager Development
MARCH 9, 2017
Despite this, a 2015 Root study suggests that when it comes to development, the manager is often the “most neglected employee” in the organization. Yet few development programs deliver what managers need to become more effective. As a learning and development team responsible for training our global management cadre, we sought new methods to tackle these challenges.
Localization: Training & Development in the Netherlands
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
DECEMBER 2, 2014
Today let's explore some common cultural facts about the Dutch and their expectations when it comes to training and development. Quick Tips for Training & Development in the Netherlands 1 : Guard your words carefully. Find out from your in-country contacts if translation of your training materials is preferred. Developing international training and development materials? Localization training UA User Assistance User Experience UX by Jen Weaver Ah, the Kingdom of the Netherlands. True or False?
How to Create a Customer Training Strategy
Want to develop an effective customer training strategy for your organization? Download this guide to learn some simple steps you can follow to set your team up for success. Click to download
4 Top eLearning Training and Development Trends for 2016
JANUARY 14, 2016
Not only do companies save time and money by eliminating the time and cost of on-site instruction, eLearning training solutions have also been proven to be much more successful at improving participation and retention of material. Obviously, 2016 is going to be an innovative and exciting year for training and development trends. The benefits of eLearning are obvious.
Relevance of learning Vs. Relevance of training & Development
Your Training Edge
OCTOBER 17, 2016
I have talked about a lot regarding training and development, in my previous blog posts, both in educational and professional context. Many of people’s responses made me encounter a question that is there any difference between learning and training. However, the very same training experience might be training for someone and learning for the others. Training is done to someone, who is put through training. If it is just owned by the business or company, it is just a pure training. The features of training relevancy. 1] [link]. 
Searchable Video Player for Training and Development
OCTOBER 24, 2014
Most people don’t realise how frustrating video training content can be when you can’t search through or find the exact training content. Imagine using the ultimate searchable video player training tool that works with any platform, any browser, and any device. I am looking forward to seeing more of this kind of video delivery for training products in the future!
Blended Virtual Training Takes Leadership Development to New Level
JANUARY 5, 2015
CorpU is pioneering a new approach to leadership development that uses technology to blend content from leading academic and executive experts with custom scenarios and social collaboration to create a comprehensive and effective learning experience. CorpU seeks to go beyond developing individual leaders to improving an organization. Corporate Training
Learner motivation explained! Learn how to use an LMS to motivate your learners to upskill
Training and development professionals often bemoan the lack of apparent initiative in their trainees. Learning professionals spend huge sums of money creating or acquiring skill aligned libraries of learning content, only to watch almost helplessly as learners refuse to engage with any training available that isn’t mandatory
How Corporate Training Affects Employee Development
MARCH 9, 2015
You can start by creating effective training programs. The post How Corporate Training Affects Employee Development appeared first on. eLearning Performance Improvement Training & Development Avoid wasting the talents of your staff by offering opportunities for growth.
Franchise Custom Elearning Development
MARCH 8, 2016
One of the biggest challenges for Training & Development and People Departments today is how to translate in-person training to online learning. Many industries still struggle with adopting a digital approach for their staff training. Below we have identified 3 reasons for franchises to partner with a custom elearning development company to grow their business.
The Importance of Training and Development for Start-ups
AUGUST 9, 2016
The Importance of Training and Development for Start-ups and Small Businesses. With the hectic nature of start-up organizations today, one can easily make a claim that it is never too early to evaluate the effectiveness of a structured Learning, Training, and Development program. A trained employee is a productive asset for your organization. Skill-Gaps.
3 Questions to Consider Before Developing New eLearning
AUGUST 10, 2016
Developing new eLearning is a big undertaking. Why are you considering developing this eLearning? Knowing why a specific offering is being considered lets you focus on the training’s purpose and gauge possible perception of the training. Related questions include: Is it mandatory training? Is this an update to an existing training? What’s the budget?
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
their investments in developing front-line. Isn’t there a lot of training out their. training content available but, the vast majority are frustrated by. the lack of transfer back to the job after participating in training. new approach to developing front-line managers (an approach we. managers develop the skills they need to succeed? development?
Developing a Learning Culture Infographic
The Peformance Improvement
JANUARY 21, 2015
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Who Needs Training? 1/3 of Americans Receive No Formal Training From Their Employer
FEBRUARY 15, 2017
30% of Americans surveyed said that they never received any formal training from their employer. Yet, formal workplace training seems to positively correlate with workplace engagement. The investment in training that a company makes shows the employees they are valued. Training creates a supportive workplace. Train everyone. Then take your training online.
I’m Glad Millennials Scare Learning and Development
JULY 13, 2016
The learning and development (L&D) world seems to be confused by, if not outright afraid of, millennials. The recommendations for making training and workplaces appeal to millennials actually apply to everyone. The hard part is getting organizations to try something new or figure out how to update their training with limited resources. What I discovered surprised me.
History of Training and Development
APRIL 6, 2016
I mean, how can you really say when training and development started? I think humans have been learning, training, and developing for a very long time. I’m not surprised to see that some of the more formal training and development initiatives mentioned are relating to the military. This was really a “boom” period for training and development. Fast-forward to post-2000 and elearning starts to highly influence the training and development industry with gamification and MOOCs. training
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
For example, your goal might be to hire and train three new service teams this year. training that employees can put to use immediately. Conduct Behavioral Interviews” and “Design Great Training.” The final product shows a direct link between the training and the goals of the. Secret 2: Use Action Mapping Target Specific Training Needs. training it needs.
Connecting Learning and Development to Business Strategy
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
Throughout 2015, I’ve had the privilege to interview some impressive learning and development leaders from a variety of industries for JPL’s Learning Solutions Video Blog. Ultimately, the goal of this alignment is to make learning and development a competitive advantage for their company. Corporate Training Video BlogMeg Petersen, IBM. Sherry Hancock, Sheetz.
Developing Global Leaders Using Virtual Instructor Led Training
JUNE 7, 2016
Elina Koussis, Leadership Development Program Manager, GE. While many GE leaders still visit Crotonville for advanced learning and development, the Crotonville organization today supports leadership training at multiple campuses and through a variety of technology-based modalities. Crotonville is the center of leadership development at GE. Video Blog Virtual Training
Is technology eliminating the Learning & Development role in corporations?
Your Training Edge
SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
You must have seen in many of the previous posts by yourtrainingedge.com  the revolutions taking place in corporate learning and development brought about advancement in technology. Is it really a good news for the businesses or is it invisibly diminishing the learning and development role by providing employees technological ease & functionalities in their respective department?
Are you designing training or professional development?
The eLearning Nomad
OCTOBER 21, 2015
There is an important distinction between training and professional development. Training is about the ‘how’ — how to comply with certain rules, how to use a budget system, how to use the jargon in a technical field, how to calculate things, how to perform CPR, etc. Training is necessary because people in workplaces must know what tools to use, when and how to use them. Professional development includes so much more. Self-paced e-learning modules are examples of training. The greater issue is whether training turns people into better professionals.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
development Page 28 1 Don’t let perfect. We’re no longer deliverers of training – we’re. facilitators of career development. to preoccupy the learning and development world year. shape their career development, select. shift from ‘training manager’ to "talent. development professional.". each piece of learning being developed. own development.
The Future Role of Learning & Development
APRIL 22, 2016
I had the privilege of participating in a panel discussion titled “ Workforce Development That Works. ” It was a fascinating discussion covering a wide range of topics around the future of corporate learning and skills development. One particularly interesting discussion point touched on the future role of the Learning & Development (L&D) organization within corporations. They should do this by embedding this into their workforce development processes and creating mechanisms to fund this learning for the employee.
Temps Need Training and Development
The Peformance Improvement
OCTOBER 6, 2014
A 2009 article in BusinessWeek makes this point: Workers hired for temporary or contract work face a higher risk of developing mental health problems like depression, according to research presented in 2009 by Amélie Quesnel-Vallée of McGill University. I wonder what other kinds of problems are created by this failure to train and support temps. One type of risk can be emotional.
Training and Development: A must-have employee benefit?
JUNE 15, 2016
When thinking about job benefits, the first thing that comes to my mind is compensation or vacation time but is employee education and ongoing training, a new “must-have” employee benefit? A recent survey conducted by Towers Watson , showed that learning and development opportunities ranked among the top five reasons an employee would be attracted to a new organization. But why?
The Business Case for Online Training
JANUARY 25, 2017
As proof we learned something, we filled out a work book for each section and signed it at the end to demonstrate that we’d completed the training. 3 days of soul crushing boredom; of not doing the job I was hired for; of various human resources staff being taken away from their daily jobs to put on this on-boarding and training course. Great. I remember nothing.
The Training Industry 2016 Content Development Companies Watch List
JUNE 3, 2016
eLearning Brothers is honored to announce that we have been selected as 1 of 20 fine training companies in this year’s Content Development Companies Watch List. Though our template work has garnered much acclaim, over the past few years we have also been privileged to work with several distinguished clients to bring world-class custom eLearning into their training programs.
Four False Assumptions About Leadership Development
The Peformance Improvement
MARCH 21, 2015
Deloitte has identified “leadership development” as a major challenge for HR leaders in 2015. From this study, they conclude: Organizations around the world are struggling to strengthen their leadership pipelines, yet over the past year businesses fell further behind, particularly in their ability to develop Millennial leaders. Each of these activities has value and might be fun for the participants, but if that’s all you do, you won’t develop leaders. This is not the way people develop new competencies. I don’t think so. Yet this is what we do to aspiring leaders.