Innovation and the CLO

CLO Magazine

The CLO Role. Given these conclusions, the CLO is in a great position to make a difference in innovation. However, Bezos and the Amazon team rely on innovation that comes from the employees. So, what can the CLO do? Jack J. Phillips is chairman and Patti P.

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CLO Podcast: Judy Whitcomb on Getting Creative

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Thank you to our episode sponsors: This episode of the CLO Breakfast Club Podcast is brought to by Bridge, the makers of Practice. Practice can scale the competency and confidence of your teams to ensure your organization thrives in today’s fast changing, unpredictable world.

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Status Quo? Not This CLO

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By 2015 he was the new vice president and CLO. “We Gandarilla’s rapid evolution from consultant to leadership required him to mature quickly into a leader who can command the respect and loyalty of his teams. Not This CLO appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media.

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Podcast 28: How Tasty Is Your Product Training? – With Mike Martin, CLO of SAP Litmos

Talented Learning

What led you to this current role as CLO at SAP Litmos? From the first day I was hooked, so I gained a lot of experience in outdoor team-building and education. It’s unusual for an LMS company to have a CLO, but Litmos does.

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Top Chief Learning Officer Conferences of 2019


To help, we’ve pulled together the best and most comprehensive learning and development conferences of 2019. Dates: May 8, 2019 Location: Chicago, IL Cost: $49.95. Dates: June 11-13, 2019 Location: Phoenix, AZ Cost: $1,199. CLO Exchange. New conferences for 2019.

2019 LearningElite: Embracing Change

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How does the learning team work with other parts of the organization to mitigate disruption? The Nationwide team. Nationwide, our 2019 LearningElite Organization of the Year, is no stranger to exemplary learning and development practices. The 2019 LearningElite: Nationwide.

CLO Podcast: Visa’s Karie Willyerd on Learning Strategy

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She took on the brand new role of global CLO at Visa in 2018. In this conversation recorded on stage at the Spring 2019 Chief Learning Officer Symposium, Karie talks about why she decided to take the job at Visa, what it means to be strategic in corporate learning and how she manages the function at a high-growth company. Practice can scale the competency and confidence of your teams to ensure your organization thrives in today’s fast changing, unpredictable world.

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Set Goals for 2019, Not Resolutions

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Managers should ask their team members often, “What does success look like for you?” The post Set Goals for 2019, Not Resolutions appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media. Leadership Development 2019 goals resolutions

The CLO Holiday Wish List


Mike’s CLO Holiday Wish List for 2019: Automation and AI everywhere. I’ve been beating this drum all year and have led soft skills training for our Litmos team , but it makes my wish list because I think it’s still a bit undervalued at most organizations.

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Kraft Heinz CLO Pamay Bassey is reimagining corporate learning with laughter and passion

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Ekpedeme “Pamay” Bassey, CLO of The Kraft Heinz Co., Now, after coming on board as CLO for Kraft Heinz in Chicago last December, Bassey is reimagining the company’s approach to corporate learning.

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4 Learning and Development Trends That Will Shape Your 2019

CLO Magazine

How can you empower your teams to perform in such a fast-paced environment? To help you prepare for the changes to come in 2019, we’ve put together a list of the top learning and development trends you need to know about. The pace of technological change is accelerating every year.

Technology choices need to be strategic

CLO Magazine

Take, for example, KPMG, one of the LearningElite 2019 top five. In 2018, the company launched its Experience Disruptors and Trends Series, technology-enabled simulations that challenge teams of participants to perform in the role of their clients and navigate a shifting business landscape.

Corporate Digital Learning trends for 2019, by Josh Bersin


Josh Bersin recently edited his “ HR Technology Market 2019: Disruption Ahead “ report, in which he analyzes the latest trends shaping the HR technologies market. The Coorpacademy Team also attended this prestigious event. What is a Program Delivery Platform?

You Want Student Athletes on Your Team

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Each year at this time, the annual NCAA Division I college tournament determines which men’s and women’s basketball team will be crowned national champions. That’s good news for CLOs looking for college student athletes to join their team.

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Corporate Training Tech Developments You Need to Watch in 2019

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Even after a month of arranging for technology, teams spend too much time at events troubleshooting issues and training themselves so things run smoothly. This simplification and savings made virtual event training popular last year and it’s on the rise in 2019.

CLO Podcast: Stephanie Speights of Children’s Health on Centralizing Learning

CLO Magazine

In this podcast recorded live in front of an audience at the House of Blues in Dallas, the chief learning officer of Children’s Health shares how to navigate centralization conversations with executives, tips to overcome organizational skepticism and how important it is to focus on getting the right people on the learning team. Since this episode was recorded, Stephanie took on the CLO role at Parkland Hospital and Health System, one of the largest health systems in Dallas.

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Chief Learning Officer Editorial Team Nabs Gold at ASBPE Awards

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Former Chief Learning Officer Associate Editor Ave Rio took Gold in the Online/Web How-to Article category for the CLO story, “How to Prepare for Active Shooters in the Workplace. ”.

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College Students Take a Swing at Running a Baseball Team

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Among the 12 teams is the Niagara Power, which kicks off its seven-week season June 6 against the Olean Oilers with Kid’s Day where children from local school districts get free admission. Together, the students do everything short of coaching the team.

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Listen: Discover Financial Services’ Jon Kaplan on tuition assistance programs and the importance of building trust among your learning team

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His team didn’t agree with his assessment. “I I was there for about three or four years and I had managed to take a team that should have been high performing and I just drove them into the ground,” Jon said. “It April 2019 Profile: Discover Financial’s Jon Kaplan. So big team.

How CLOs are meeting the expectations of modern learners with VR training


On the other hand, Verizon’s L&D team identified employee safety as most important. L&D CLO training immersive learning learner expectations training model vr learning vr trainingThe majority of today’s workforce was raised on digital technology.

No one of us is as smart as all of us

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To meet the challenges of today’s complex working environment, more organizations are employing teams, not solo practitioners, to get the job done. So how are all these teams doing? In other words, fewer than 1 in 3 teams are functioning at a high level.

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Employee-generated Learning is now mainstream

Challenge to Learn

CLO Award. We won the golden “Excellence in e-Learning” award at the 2018 CLO Learning in Practice Awards, presented by Chief Learning Officer magazine. We won a third award for an article titled “Tight Budgets and Small L&D Teams?

The 101 on a Chief Learning Officer


You hire an individual who oversees this process, a Chief Learning Officer (CLO). One of the CLO’s main goals is to develop key skills of the employees, but also to advance the company as a whole. Next the CLO needs to create a learning strategy based on what the company’s goals are. If there are holes within the organization, the CLO will need to hire these individuals. Is there an age gap between top management and their teams? How much does a CLO earn?

Trish Holliday Teaches Tennessee a Lesson

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In 2005, Holliday left the ministry for a job as training officer with the state of Tennessee, where she quickly moved up the ranks to assistant director, then director, and ultimately CLO. The post Trish Holliday Teaches Tennessee a Lesson appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media.

CLO Joe Ilvento is unlocking potential at Commvault

CLO Magazine

They created a role for me that didn’t exist,” said Ilvento, who became their first CLO and director of talent development in 2011. The leadership team recognized that the next generation of hires were bringing new, valuable skills to the company that senior staff didn’t possess.

Career Advice: Jesse Jackson

CLO Magazine

My role as a CLO for JPMorgan Chase, specifically with our consumer community banking business, is a bit nontraditional. Those are experiences that I draw on today as I face new challenges, as I think about bringing together the right team members to address those challenges.

The Feedback Phenomenon

CLO Magazine

The post The Feedback Phenomenon appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media. Leadership Development career growth diverse teams feedback cultureRosina L. Racioppi is president and CEO of WOMEN Unlimited Inc. She can be reached at

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Top L&D books for ambitious learning leaders in 2020


Recommended by Dr Iris Ware, CLO, City of Detroit – Episode 14. “It Recommended by Gemma Critchley and Paul O’Hara, Global Learning Team, Aviva – Episode 7. She’s a bit of a living legend in our team.”.

What are your 3 career criteria?

CLO Magazine

Further, with the current focus on the employee experience and workforce engagement, Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, in an August 2019 Harvard Business Review article, posits that most people seek role mastery, team affiliation and a sense of purpose.

What does the future hold for AI-enabled coaching?

CLO Magazine

The same sort of organizational diagnosis needs assessment that a mature, responsible CLO would do is front and center first, before they ever get to AI, because you could solve the wrong problem to the third decimal place with AI, and what’s the point of that?”.

How upskilling turned everyday employees into ardent advocates for change

CLO Magazine

An updated version is expected to launch in 2019, which PwC will share with clients as well as employees. As of July 2019, more than 80 percent of U.S. The PwC team agreed, and she was one of the first 1,200 people to enter the program. “It

Listen: Booz Allen’s Lisa Doyle on leadership and learning

CLO Magazine

She’s been a public servant, consultant, a Fortune 100 executive, as well as recipient of the CLO of the Year award from Chief Learning Officer magazine. In this episode of the Chief Learning Officer Podcast recorded in front of an audience at the CLO Breakfast Club event in Washington, D.C., Plus, co-host Mike Prokopeak learns what the phrase “a pig looking at wristwatch” means and Justin Lombardo talks about the difference between being a builder CLO and a maintainer.

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A digital learning strategy provides criteria and rationale for adopting new technologies

CLO Magazine

Consequently, we don’t have an integrated road map or comprehensive point of view on how to create world-class learning experiences, enable our teams to rapidly build and iterate content and courses, and rigorously measure outcomes. You can build alignment by running it as a team activity.

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Our Top 10 Picks to Keep You On Top


It’s not explicitly about L&D but it’s relevant to the purpose and role of L&D teams. And it includes a simple framework for understanding how to categorize vendors based on how they help L&D teams do their jobs.

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Inspirational leaders own their imperfection

CLO Magazine

My own path has been very messy, always two steps forward and one step back — and I’ve learned the undeniable power of talking openly about weaknesses, fears and challenges with your team. On many teams, the level of anxiety is so thick you can practically cut it with a knife.

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Reskilling in the age of AI requires EQ

CLO Magazine

That means it’s more important than ever for people leaders to continually provide skills-based training so team members may gain comfort with the technology, giving their organizations an edge in the marketplace. Second, get buy-in from your teams.

8 Top Learning and Development Podcasts


A firm favorite amongst the L&D community (and in the Elucidat team), the Good Practice podcast focuses on key issues affecting L&D and HR teams.