CLO Summit Comes To India

Upside Learning

Upside Learning is happy to be associated with the inaugural CLO Summit India. CLO is a respected forum worldwide and it is exciting to see them initiate activities in India. The event scheduled for Nov 20th in Mumbai will focus on how organizational learning can impact business.

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Brenda Sugrue Is the 2018 CLO of the Year

CLO Magazine

In her first few months as EY’s CLO, Sugrue presented her vision for learning at the company: to increase the alignment, effectiveness and brand of learning at EY. Sugrue said they supplement surveys with interviews to document business impact cases.

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The CLO Succession Plan

CLO Magazine

Additionally, Willett has been putting together what she calls the “CLO’s notebook” that explains different aspects of the job in detail. I’ve also got a chapter on meaningful metrics, which discusses what CLOs should keep their eye on to make sure they’re doing OK.

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The Discussion Continues on Impact and ROI

CLO Magazine

We continue October’s discussion this week on ROI (level 5) and impact (level 4). Of course, L&D is positioned to help achieve HR goals as well, such as higher employee engagement, which in turn will contribute indirectly to realizing all the business goals.

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CLO Symposium Plus: Are You Ready for the Talent Economy?

CLO Magazine

At the fall 2016 CLO Symposium Plus, presented by Chief Learning Officer magazine and held at the JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort and Spa in Scottsdale, Arizona, learning as an influential partner in talent management wasn’t just an idea, we saw it on the ground. Eric Weiner.

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Managing Career Paths: The Role of CLO

CLO Magazine

Despite the threat of an economic slowdown, the demand for people with exceptional abilities and transferable skills will exceed the supply for years to come, particularly in today’s dynamic and increasingly global business environment. What’s a CLO to Do?

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Transforming the CLO Role

CLO Magazine

Saba CEO Bobby Yazdani discusses learning’s evolution and technology’s role in its future. It wasn’t really the information that would distinguish these businesses from each other in the competitive landscape, but their brand would get distinguished and highlighted depending on the skills and competence of the brand, which is essentially the people within those brands and the value chain of those businesses.

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The Business Impact Award

CLO Magazine

The Business Impact Award is for learning executives who have implemented a significant measurement or evaluation program that has demonstrated exceptional business impact from their workforce development programs.

Role of a Learning Consultant: Insightful discussion imported from LinkedIn

ID Reflections

I am copying a discussion we have been having on LinkedIn as a part of the Training&Development group. I started this discussion to understand the roles (tacit and explicit) that a learning consultant plays. The discussion that evolved has been one of the most insightful for me and I thought it should be shared with those who may not at present be a part of the T&D group on LinkedIn.

The Business Partnership Award

CLO Magazine

The automaker wanted to completely revamp its learning business model from something primarily supported by training on a local or regional basis to something that was consistent across the globe. The post The Business Partnership Award appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media.

Questions from the CLO Executive Network

Jay Cross

We broke into groups to discuss: What’s the role of the CLO as learning shifts from push to pull? My breakout group discussed: This is way too much to figure out in a 45-minute breakout session. Should the CLO role include working to change the organizational culture?

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The Business of Development

CLO Magazine

With a bachelor’s degree in sociology and statistics, a master’s in organizational psychology and a work history rooted in operational development, Schlueter is able to take a decidedly business-first approach to L&D.

Upcoming webinar: Driving business results with learner-centric programs

Docebo

Webinar: Driving business results with learner-centric programs with Brandon Hall Group. Your people are busy, but they need relevant, timely learning experiences that enable their work, not interrupt it.

The CEO and Me

CLO Magazine

It goes without saying that the most important relationship a CLO has is with the CEO. After all, how the CEO defines, embraces and supports the role of the CLO will determine how much impact the CLO can have in the company and whether the role will be fulfilling.

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A Taste for Growth: CLO of the Year Rob Lauber

CLO Magazine

To solve Yum Brands’ challenges, CLO Rob Lauber has created a learning strategy that helps the business and employees grow, making him this year’s CLO of the Year. After graduating in 1985 from the University of Scranton in Pennsylvania with a degree in communications and marketing, he began working at Dun & Bradstreet Information Services as a business analyst. Show me a good business, and I’ll show you a good leader.

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Learning Therapy at the Fall CLO Breakfast Club

CLO Magazine

earthquake and hurricanes, or simply general exhaustion after three years of doing more with less, but the discussion at yesterday’s first in our series of four Fall CLO Breakfast Club events was unlike any of the dozen or so others I’ve participated in. Common refrains in the business world. One of his recent posts discussed the role of worker happiness. From the Editors alignment business acumen informal learning society

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The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

Learnnovators

Now that my disclaimers are in place, let me explain the premise of the post title and what I intend to discuss in this post. Companies take birth and vanish; business models come and go; technology appear, evolve and transform everything. I am not the kind to crystal gaze.

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More Curious Learning

Learning Rebels

” Sometimes it’s HR leadership, or business leadership or even clients who are demanding we implement these myths as truths, our role is not to sit back and blindly smile and nod but to speak up and plant the seeds to thought independence. Original Post here.

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Hiring a Chief Learning Officer?

Your Training Edge

This past month has been a busy one. I have found myself in discussions with a number of companies that are seeking a Chief Learning Officer (CLO), or the equivalent. Many of the discussions have originated with the company’s need to move their internal training; up from some ad hoc structure into a more highly systematized educational system. 3) Linking training with business goals.

When Learning Meets the Business, Success and Revenue Follow

CLO Magazine

But it is her business savvy, how she’s used her background in mathematics and her experiences in business and academia to strategically align learning with the business that makes her so instrumental in the story of learning at Ericsson.

Unchecked Right-Hands Can Torpedo Your Business

CLO Magazine

So, when business leaders develop strong working and personal relationships with their second-in-commands they usually relax, step back and loosen the reigns. So what should CEOs and other business leaders do if they find themselves in this same spot? Engage in tough discussions.

HPI, Kaiser Permanente Flourishes in Face of Uncertainty

CLO Magazine

The Health Plan Institute, the learning and development arm that supports the sales, marketing and business development staff of major health insurer Kaiser Permanente, managed to do just that, rising through the LearningElite ranks even as the future of U.S.

The 101 on a Chief Learning Officer

Continu

You hire an individual who oversees this process, a Chief Learning Officer (CLO). A Chief Learning Officer is a senior level executive who oversees a company’s learning program and strategy by supporting its overall business goals. 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. How much does a CLO earn?

Deloitte’s Learning Function Aims to be So Visible, It’s Invisible

CLO Magazine

While many learning functions have to prove their alignment and benefit to business strategy, Deloitte’s talent development team purposefully built alignment into the structure of the company and its learning initiatives.

Kineo Insights Webinar: Aligning eLearning with Business Goals

Learning Visions

Join us next week, April 28th, for another free Kineo Insights webinar: Aligning eLearning with business goals. Many organizations face challenges in getting learning and business goals aligned, and Kineo, the leader in learning solutions, is inviting training professionals to join a free webinar with industry experts to discuss what’s worked for them.

CLO Article - Social Network Blurs Boundaries of Learning

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Many will wait until the academics prove that social networks are a viable business tool. A school system in the Netherlands is highlighted in a CLO article as one of the risk takers in this space. Content can be managed and bookmarked, and you can find people who have worked on similar issues and virtually collaborate and discuss those with them. As more and more risk takers take advantage of social networks we will begin to see a snowball effect.

Higher Ed’s Commitment to Freedom of Inquiry Benefits Business

CLO Magazine

“You will find that we expect members of our community to be engaged in rigorous debate, discussion, and even disagreement. I understand the value of trigger warnings to signal that a forthcoming literature or film discussion can re-traumatize a person or be distressing.

Leveraging Your Seat at the Table

CLO Magazine

The CLO’s role will remain viable as long as learning executives can continue to think and act as strategic leaders, build credibility among their executive peers and sponsor the initiatives that build organizational capability, employee competency and measurable performance improvement.

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Social Learning Cannot be a Bolt-On Strategy

ID Reflections

Even as I was mulling over the topic and browsing through Dion Hinchcliffe's posts for insights on social business, I had a moment of epiphany. Social Learning and social business go hand in hand. To facilitate social learning, an organization has to become a social business first.

Stepping Up to the ROI Challenge

CLO Magazine

In his 2017 Chief Learning Officer article, “The Business Case for Leadership Development,” William C. And the authors of an October 2016 article in Harvard Business Review referred to leadership development programs as the “great training robbery.”. Jack J.

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Thinking Beyond a Seat at the Table

CLO Magazine

Many chief learning officers have earned a seat at the table where decisions are made, strategies are developed and key challenges are discussed. It’s time to take the CLO role to a higher level, not just on the organization chart, but in terms of influence and organizational accomplishment.

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A Quest for Success

CLO Magazine

Senior management decided to adopt the one-week in-residence option with 42 participants per session, along with an action learning component focused on strategic, enterprise-wide business opportunities.”. which designs and delivers business simulations and executive development programs.

Executive Education Excellence

CLO Magazine

IESE Business School, the graduate business school of the University of Navarra, consistently ranks on the Financial Times ’ annual twin rankings of executive education programs worldwide; the publication does separate rankings for open-enrollment programs and customized courses.

Today’s Learning Agenda Exposed

CLO Magazine

These are the big business challenges facing global organizations today. Creating a learning and talent ecosystem that maximizes growth and employee engagement. • “Reskilling” talent to drive business success. From addressing business needs to enabling enterprise performance solutions.

Corporate U: The History and the Future

CLO Magazine

CLO: Is the original model for the corporate university still viable? CLO: Are corporate universities still strongly aligned with business strategy? As CLO of many organizations, I was also responsible for the succession planning.

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