Virtual Mentoring In Times of Crisis and Social Isolation


In a recent article in Psychology Today , Dr. Allison McWilliams, Assistant Vice President of Mentoring and Alumni Personal and Career Development at Wake Forest University, stated, “How we take care of one another, and connect with one another, in this time of social distancing, is critical to how we survive this moment in time, and to how we emerge from it”. Best Practices employee engagement mentoring program mentoring software online mentoring virtual mentoring

How the Future of Hardware and Software Might Impact Training


Only in very rare instances do training departments buy specific hardware to support training programs. There is a famous quote tossed around the eLearning world by Abraham Maslow: "When all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail." Articles CES2017 future of elearning future of training learning technologies technologyIn the world of corporate training, hardware is a complicated issue.


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Five Reasons to Apply for eLearning Awards

Web Courseworks

This exercise encouraged our staff to articulate the best features and use of our Quality Improvement Education program using a customer case study. This Huffington Post article articulates it well, “…its not bragging if someone else says it. Want to learn more about Web Courseworks’ Quality Improvement Education program (QIE)?

How to Motivate Certification Candidates

WBT Systems

The candidates for your association’s certification programs face the same challenges as CAE candidates: Finding time and money to earn the required continuing education credits. If you’re familiar with the work of psychologist Abraham Maslow (I know the CAEs among you certainly are), you may have guessed by now that these motivators reside in the highest level of Maslow’s hierarchy of needs: self-actualization.

Reflections from May trip to Italy, UK, and Netherlands

Jay Cross

College and universities in Europe and America charge more and more for undergrad programs whose graduates can’t find jobs in their fields. The on- or off-campus program includes: Jobs. A shadow form of Maslow’s hierarchy of needs kicks in. The day I visited the vineyard at the end of the long row of cypress trees above, Chief Learning Officer published an article I’d written on The Two Cultures. TRAVELOG.

Top 60 eLearning Posts for October 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

4 Free Tools to Help Get Your PowerPoint from Good to Great , October 21, 2010 Continuing the recent trend of PowerPoint in the news , I stumbled upon an article in USA Today that provided some tips and advice for designing more engaging presentations. The approach to strategy development depends on several factors such as your organizational structure, existing learning programs, organizational learning culture, and the value executives place on informal learning. Maslow (3).