Millennials or Millennial Behavior?

Learning Wire

Evolving Millennial behavior. But for Millennials, their behavior at work interests us more than their age. So it seems better to talk about the behavior of Millennials , rather than the Millennials themselves. New behaviors are cropping up in company offices.

What Consultants Need to Know About Behavior Change

Pract.us

Innovative consultants can use an understanding of behavior change to lead the way to success. Myths of behavior change. But cognitive and behavioral science has proven otherwise. That’s why simply demanding new behavior almost never works in the long term.

What Consultants Need to Know About Behavior Change

Pract.us

Innovative consultants can use an understanding of behavior change to lead the way to success. Myths of behavior change. But cognitive and behavioral science has proven otherwise. That’s why simply demanding new behavior almost never works in the long term.

It's Behavior Change Stupid! Transfer that!

Work Learning

Indeed, learning without sustained behavior change is like feeding a man who's planning to jump off a bridge. The bottom line is that we learning professionals must not only look to the science of learning, but also the science of behavior change. My friend and colleague Julie Dirksen has been thinking about behavior change for years. Here's a recent article she wrote: https://www.td.org/Publications/Blogs/Science-of-Learning-Blog/2016/09/5-Barriers-to-Behavior-Change.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

do their job efficiently; and in doing so, keep the morale high and turnover low. Others have retired from traditional, corporate-based jobs who want a way. range, job, and location. behaviors. old behaviors, which obviously. A job-aid was. the job.

Training, Job Shock, and Performance

Actio Learning

When employees complete training, head back to the job, and are surprised by the velocity, complexity, or volume of work, they’re experiencing job shock. Job shock results when training lacks real world context or inadvertently misleads them about the work itself.

How Khan Academy Nike Training Club and SparkPeople Motivate Users Behavior

Tony Karrer

I mentioned in my post Online Systems for Behavior Change that I'm working on a very interesting project that is designed to lead to some important changes in behavior that has already had dramatic impacts. Lots of community options and a good job drawing people into the community.

Training for Behavior Change Can be Harder than It Looks

The Learning Dispatch

Tips for creating and delivering training that influences behavior. It is easy to fall into the trap of thinking training for behavior change should be an easy task. I had forgotten that there is more to changing behavior than simply telling my trainees what they should be doing.

Powering-up Performance Session #1 – Linking Behavior to Performance – Session Recap

Gameffective

During our recent webinar session with Organizational Psychologist and Executive Coach Dr. Eyal Ronen, we focused on Linking behavior and performance. Here’s an additional wrinkle when linking behavior and performance. Behavior – an action taken by an employee (e.g.

3 Tips to Improve On-the-Job Performance

Mindmarker

It helps new employees learn the skills and knowledge required to perform their job. But training doesn’t necessarily stop on-the-job issues from happening. Behavior Change Knowledge Retention OnboardingWe all know the importance of training.

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The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

current jobs. improve performance and be applied back on the job, it’s helpful to use these six steps. work on the job, training, experiences, communications, etc.), Is it a knowledge or skills gap, or does a behavior. skill back on the job?

Need to change learning behaviors of trainees? Start with mental models

Matrix

Mental models act as guides both for perception and behavior. Mental models are the basis of our behaviors, and are therefore the true keys to the changes and adoption of new behaviors. The post Need to change learning behaviors of trainees?

Behavior Change – The Real Goal of eLearning

Designing Digitally

Training needs to translate into behavior change in order for it to be truly effective. And if changing behavior is the goal, then eLearning is our most effective tool in accomplishing it. No other form of training has as much potential to influence behavior change as eLearning does.

GM Job Cuts Reflect Shift in Workforce Demands

KnowledgeCity

” GM Job Cuts Signal Strategic Shift. GM is not disclosing which jobs or areas of the company it’s trying to cut other than that the buyout offers are voluntary and are going to employees who have more than 12 years with the company. GM’s buyout and hiring behavior reflects an overarching industry trend. ” The post GM Job Cuts Reflect Shift in Workforce Demands appeared first on KnowledgeCity.

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Design For Behavior Change

Usable Learning

The topic I spoke on was Design for Behavior Change , which is something I’m pretty passionate about. btw — it’s this mistaken view of the job of learning professionals that leads to the messed up idea that Khan Academy can replace good teachers ). Anyway, the topic I was speaking on was Design for Behavior Change (which I hit on in Chapter 8 of the book ). Here are the slides from the talk: Design for Behavior Change.

Agile Microlearning Explained

ADAPTIVE TRAINING In the 1960s, when behavior scientists and educators first started. on their job requirements. COGNITIVE SCIENCE BEHIND OTTOLEARN v1.1

Corporate Learning & Development: Whose Job Is It?

Mindflash

But whose job is it, exactly, to create a culture of learning within the organization? Successful leaders cultivate self-awareness —or a clear understanding of the impact of their own behaviors on others. So, Really, Whose Job Is It?

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The Tested Secrets to Changing Employee Behavior Online

Learnloft

Yet online learning doesn’t quite do the job. After years of trial and error, we have come up with the most important components that must be present to get online learning to do the job and change learner behavior.

5 Jobs Where You Can Use Your eLearning Design Skills

eLearning Brothers

You not only have the ability to troubleshoot technical issues, but given your experiences with learning content, it’s highly likely you’d make a great candidate to explain and help end users with system issues they encounter while on the job. Is a new career on your list?

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Ethics—Who’s Job is it Anyway?

KnowledgeCity

Ethical behavior is easier for an individual than it is for a company. So, who’s job is it to ensure a company is ethical? Enrich our People—with community trade programs, jobs for economically vulnerable people, fair pay, and invest in the biodiversity of local communities.

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The Tale of a Job Hunt

Allison Rossett

This is the tale of a job hunt that I began in November, 2011. Even more time was spent searching for the ideal job openings and filling out the specialized online applications. Yeah, company A requires 100% travel … I wondered if this job should even be in the running.

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Changing Behavior by Advancing Experience and Stories

Vignettes Learning

In many ways, I am guilty of focusing on the content to impart to learners and missing the crux of the change in behavior, the ultimate goal of learning and training. Why does advancing experiences and telling their own stories help the agents behave as expected on the job?

3 Tips to Improve On-the-Job Performance

Mindmarker

It helps new employees learn the skills and knowledge required to perform their job. But training doesn’t necessarily stop on-the-job issues from happening. Hopefully your employees feel comfortable enough that they can express their thoughts or concerns about on-the-job issues.

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Can an Instructional Design Degree Help You Get a Job?

Trivantis

Will it actually help me land the job of my dreams , or is the investment of time and money too big for the rewards I can expect to receive?” When earning an Instructional Design degree can help you get a Instructional Design job.

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Design: Behaviorism Has It’s Place

Kapp Notes

Stephen Downes in his response to my post titled Definitions: ABCD Objectives writes It remains puzzling that so much of the instructional design community remains rooted in behaviorism - this more than 30 years after the theory was abandoned everywhere else I am not sure behaviorism has been abandoned everywhere else. They want to program you to behaviorally respond, and, at least with my kids, they are doing a good job.

Study: Online Reputation Linked to Worker Behavior

CLO Magazine

Employees who are highly satisfied with their employer's online reputation are nearly four times as likely to be pleased with their job as workers who are not satisfied with their employer's online reputation. Among other findings: Employees who are highly satisfied with their employer's online reputation are nearly four times as likely to have high job satisfaction (76 percent) than those workers who are not satisfied with their employer's online reputation (20 percent).

Does Training Really Change Behavior The 2 Reasons Training Programs Fail and What to Do About It

Training Industry

The other day, I happened across a feed on LinkedIn where someone was insisting that training cannot change behavior. Why do we train people if we’re not trying to change their behavior?” The challenge is that behavior has two components: what we’re able to do both physically and mentally and, more importantly, what we’re willing to do. For example, say that I’m your boss and you’re OK at your job, but you and I have conflicting personalities.

3 biggest flaws with the LMS and why it doesn’t make your employees better on-the-job performers

Axonify

But the reality is that corporate learning management systems remain slow, hard to use, and fall short when it comes to improving employee capability and on-the-job behaviours that impact business objectives.

Manager Engagement in eLearning Transfer to the Job

Integrated Learnings

Most instructional design models (and several posts on this blog) state the need for on-the-job reinforcement of newly learned skills from training. After all, wouldn’t the organization ultimately hold that manager accountable for ensuring that the new behaviors that increase revenue, save money, or reduce risk actually occur? By Shelley A. Gable.

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Learning by Watching: Social Cognitive Theory and Vicarious Learning

Origin Learning

Rather, we have stated this example to prove a point: that observation is an intrinsic human technique to learn unfamiliar tasks or behaviors – something that has been theorized by the psychologist Albert Bandura as what he called the ‘Social Cognitive Theory’.

Free Speech, Social Media and Your Job

CLO Magazine

A Google search for ‘fired because of social media’ turns up a long list of results that are packed with stories proving that people have been fired for a variety of bad social media behaviors.

5 Ways to Work with a Challenging Workplace Culture

KnowledgeCity

It’s also important to acknowledge your ethical limits and draw a proverbial line in the sand before you engage in any behavior that contradicts these limits. Having difficulties with a new workplace culture is not only uncomfortable.

8 Steps to Stopping Success Self-Sabotage  

KnowledgeCity

Many of our self-destructive behaviors are habitual. Consequently, we don’t even recognize the myriad of ways these behaviors are destroying our happiness and success. From disorganization and procrastination to indecision, these behaviors immobilize us from giving our all to our endeavors. Before you can start addressing these behaviors, you need to understand their underlying motivation. Recognize Self-Sabotage Behaviors. Change Your Behavior.

The Best Ways to Deal with Ineffective Managers and Keep Your Job

KnowledgeCity

Ineffective managers believe they only need to deal with problems, not tell people when they are doing a good job. Lack of appreciation is one of the main reasons employees leave their jobs. Whether it is not asking an employee with more knowledge in a particular area to handle a question, or not allowing employees autonomy with information and decision-making, these managers will micromanage every detail, resulting in lower productivity and a lack of job ownership by employees.

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4 Reasons You Will Quit Your Job But Not Leave

Learnloft

Here are four reasons you will quit but don’t leave and who’s to blame: You love job security. Their lifestyle has been aligned with the kind of money they are making and the thought of making less money or changing jobs is difficult. People feel more comfortable about the idea of changing jobs since the economy has improved but the voluntary turnover numbers aren’t near equal the percent of employees that aren’t engaged in the work they do.

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Survey: Mid-Management Jobs Phasing Out

CLO Magazine

Within the top 10 percent of growing jobs, less than 2 percent of titles contain the word “manager” or “director,” a recent survey shows. 8 Middle-management jobs are rapidly decreasing in relative popularity, according to a recent survey. What’s more, within the top 10 percent of growing jobs, less than 2 percent of titles contain the word “manager” or “director.” Fastest-growing jobs titles on TheLadders from 2008 through 2013: 1.