Meet the CLO Advisory Board: Erv Lessel

CLO Magazine

Chief Learning Officer recently sat down with Erv Lessel, managing director for Deloitte Consulting LLP. CLO: How did you first become interested in learning and development? CLO: What lessons did you learn in the past year in 2020 that you’ve taken with you into 2021?

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From higher ed to PepsiCo CLO

CLO Magazine

Executive education is like consulting,” Nagler says. But in 2018 she got a call from a headhunter looking for PepsiCo’s new CLO, and it was too good of an offer to resist. As with all the challenges Nagler has faced in her career, she’s treating it like a chance to innovate. “It’s

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Jim Woolsey is the 2019 CLO of the Year

CLO Magazine

In fact, before leaving his office the day before hopping on a plane to attend Chief Learning Officer ’s 2019 Fall Symposium in Chicago, where he would receive this year’s 2019 CLO of the Year award, he sent a note to his team about setting up the next step in evolution they will head at DAU.

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Learning to Innovate

CLO Magazine

Photo by Brian Flaherty In 2000, Louise Kyhl Triolo was a fresh-faced, newly minted master’s program graduate in Copenhagen, helping fellow Danish citizens find jobs through her role as an outplacement consultant, when she made the decision to move to Paris. This then expanded] to see if we can help organizations evolve and renew themselves and innovate and create the conditions for people to bring their best selves to work.”

Jim Woolsey is the 2019 CLO of the Year

CLO Magazine

In fact, before leaving his office the day before hopping on a plane to attend Chief Learning Officer ’s 2019 Fall Symposium in Chicago, where he would receive this year’s 2019 CLO of the Year award, he sent a note to his team about setting up the next step in evolution they will head at DAU.

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How to Become a Digital CLO

CLO Magazine

They will fundamentally alter the CLO’s job and how their teams work. We still had to reach learners, so it forced us to become more innovative.”. Accenture CLO Rahul Varma was one of the forward thinking learning leaders who lived through this transformation. It required massive innovation, and technology was a critical enabler of it all,” he said. As a CLO you need to consider where technology belongs and where it ought not to be.”.

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

Talented Learning

EPISODE 28 – TOPIC SUMMARY AND GUEST: Today I have the pleasure of talking with someone who is both an experienced learning practitioner and an instructional technology innovator. What led you to this current role as CLO at SAP Litmos? It’s unusual for an LMS company to have a CLO, but Litmos does. The CLO position was intended as a sort of unifying position. Submit the form below to schedule a free preliminary consultation at your convenience.

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Role of a Learning Consultant: Insightful discussion imported from LinkedIn

ID Reflections

I started this discussion to understand the roles (tacit and explicit) that a learning consultant plays. Sahana Chattopadhyay Senior Consultant at Zensar Technologies What does a Learning Consultant do? What are some of the primary and secondary functions that a business expects from a learning consultant? I am interested in finding out if there are any defined set of tasks that a learning consultant would do to enable organizational learning.

IAM HCM Consulting Names New Head of Education

CLO Magazine

Alicia Gambrell will be responsible for expanding the iAM University curriculum and establishing the firm’s product innovation team. Alicia Gambrell joined iAM HCM Consulting as the first vice president of education and innovation on Nov. In her new role, she will be responsible for expanding the iAM University curriculum and establishing the firm’s product innovation team. Initially, the purpose of the university was to educate and onboard new consultants.

Innovative Learning Group’s Lisa Toenniges shares her career insights

CLO Magazine

Lisa Toenniges, owner and CEO, Innovative Learning Group. This is pretty cool and our “why” at Innovative Learning Group. Tell us about creating Innovative Learning Group in 2004. How do you view failure as it relates to innovation within your organization?

CLO Podcast: Visa’s Karie Willyerd on Learning Strategy

CLO Magazine

She took on the brand new role of global CLO at Visa in 2018. It’s no secret that talent is at the center of the modern business agenda and it’s our hope that you’ll hear tips and ideas from this podcast that will help you succeed in business, whether you’re a long-time CLO with decades of experience, whether you aspire to the role in the future or maybe you’re just passionate about the future of learning in today’s organizations.

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7 Innovative Thinkers Who Will Up Your Knowledge Management Game

Inkling

In fact, a study from MIT Sloan found that a more diverse Twitter network helps people generate more innovative ideas.). At the center of any CLO’s role is understanding how people learn—and that’s exactly what Paul studies. As the CLO of SAP, Dearborn has a wealth of knowledge and experience when it comes to using analytics to inform management, learning, and sales. Chief Learning Officers (CLOs) are increasingly expected to wear multiple hats.

Excellence in Technology Innovation

CLO Magazine

Abilitie & Peak Seven Consulting. First, it worked with Peak Seven Consulting and then with Abilitie, a leadership-development simulations company, to complete the three-pronged partnership that produced its LEAP program, Leadership Excellence in Agility & Performance. LEAP was designed to develop a more agile, collaborative and innovative skill set in leaders. LEARNING IN PRACTICE AWARDS 2016. . Intrepid Learning, Inc.

Origin Learning Gets Shortlisted at the 2014 Learning In Practice Awards

Origin Learning

And it gives us immense happiness to share with you all that we have been announced as one of the finalists for the “Providers” category at the 2014 Learning In Practice Awards by the CLO Magazine in Chicago. Provider awards recognize qualified service providers, vendors and consultants for their work on behalf of a client organization. The celebration will feature a keynote address from 2013 CLO of the Year Rob Lauber, former vice president of Yum!

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How to make a transformational impact as CLO: 5 key takeaways (Ep13)

Elucidat

This week, we spoke to David DeFilippo about the role of a CLO and knowing when to push back to generate real impact. Today, David runs his own consultancy as well as being an executive coach in Harvard Business School’s executive education programs. Be very clear about the overall problem you are trying to solve for an organization, and stay on-task rather than pursuing unproductive innovation. Where does learning really happen at scale?

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What’s the CLO’s Role in the Gig Economy?

CLO Magazine

Fueled by ever-greater globalization and near-constant technological innovation, it’s easier than ever to work on a per-project or contract basis across a wide range of industries. As freelancers, consultants and contractors become more prevalent, it’s important to keep in mind that the gig economy will not fully replace traditional models of work. Employees come. They go. Sometimes they come back. Often they don’t.

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How to Build a Learning and Innovation Performance Lab

CLO Magazine

Few industries can keep theory and practice as proximate and immediate as learning, and treating everyday needs as an opportunity to experiment can lead to better results and innovation. The biggest challenges may not be cost, time or talent, but corporate preference for transactional rather than consultative support. But smaller ideas also can provide opportunities for innovation. Sometimes, the technology itself becomes the innovation.

Does L&D Have a Seat at the C-Suite Table?

Harbinger Interactive Learning

These experts gathered to talk about ‘ Designing L&D for success in the post-pandemic world: The CLO Point of View.’ Vice President of Instructional Design Strategy and Innovation at Wells Fargo Bank) as panelists. Shift in the Role of CLO and the Changing L&D KPIs.

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Does L&D Have a Seat at the C-Suite Table?

Harbinger Interactive Learning

These experts gathered to talk about ‘ Designing L&D for success in the post-pandemic world: The CLO Point of View.’ Vice President of Instructional Design Strategy and Innovation at Wells Fargo Bank) as panelists. Shift in the Role of CLO and the Changing L&D KPIs.

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Excellence in Technology Innovation

CLO Magazine

Recognizes vendors that have rolled out an innovative learning technology for a client such as machine learning, artificial intelligence, apps, video, social collaboration toolsor games and simulations. Abilitie & Peak Seven Consulting. First, it worked with Peak Seven Consulting and then with Abilitie, a leadership-development simulations company, to complete the three-pronged partnership that produced its LEAP program, Leadership Excellence in Agility & Performance.

Damodar Padhi: A Global Leader in Learning

CLO Magazine

2017 CLO of the Year Damodar Padhi, center, with Mike Prokopeak, left, and John Taggart of Human Capital Media. His current position as global head of talent development for Tata Consultancy Services is no exception. Padhi said the increasingly rapid pace of technology innovation has sped up the learning curve and forced TCS to re-examine the conventional learning process. Damodar Padhi is the 2017 CLO of the Year.

Take the six-question CLO/togetherLearn Survey

Jay Cross

If you are a sole practitioner or consultant, please don’t take the survey. Tags: Business learning Management innovation Click here to answer six straight-forward questions about learning in your organization. In Become a Chief Meta-Learning Officer , published in the May issue of Chief Learning Officer magazine, Clark Quinn and I wrote “The scope of the chief learning officer’s job is mushrooming.

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BOB MOSHER – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

Before joining APPLY Synergies he was with Microsoft , where he was Director of Learning Strategy and Evangelism, a global business at Microsoft Corporation featuring innovative learning products that help individuals and organizations learn more and go further using Microsoft technologies.

Chief Learning Officer’s most-watched webinars of 2020

CLO Magazine

5 Mindsets for Leading Innovation. Speaker: Holly Whittaker , Learning Strategy Consultant, D2L. The post Chief Learning Officer’s most-watched webinars of 2020 appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media.

Top Chief Learning Officer Conferences of 2019

Continu

Since new innovations and technologies happen daily, this conference will get you up to speed on what these are. The format for this year’s agenda kicks off with two pre-show workshops on internal consulting and strategic planning. CLO Exchange. The CLO Exchange is a yearly conference that is invitation only. This yearly conference highlights leadership, learning and innovation from a soft skills angle.

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. In the eyes of the CEO, the CLO may also be the executor of special projects, essentially serving as an internal consultant and a trusted advisor. Defining the CLO Role.

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Extended Enterprise LMS Buyers Companion – 2019 Edition

Talented Learning

If you’re familiar with Talented Learning, you know we’re fiercely independent consultants focused on one goal – to help you choose the best extended enterprise LMS for your needs. But if you need direct guidance at any point, feel free to contact me to request a preliminary phone consultation at your convenience. The top question we hear as LMS selection consultants: “Should we use our employee LMS for external learning programs?”

Moving from distance learning to learning distanced: Building human capabilities in times of disruption and social distancing

CLO Magazine

Your transformation might start with a plan and then focus on developing a culture of agility and innovation, building emotional and social connections, leveraging the right technology, and connecting “learning at a distance” with “working at a distance.”.

The 101 on a Chief Learning Officer

Continu

You hire an individual who oversees this process, a Chief Learning Officer (CLO). He hired Steve Kerr, then a consultant for the company, to be the Chief Learning Officer overseeing employee development. 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. Innovative thinker. How much does a CLO earn?

A learner and a teacher at heart

CLO Magazine

A Consultative Approach. Her vision and communication skills, which contribute to her success in managing such a global team, were likely honed during her past experience as an L&D consultant, Luck said. Innovation Required. Butters knew she’d found her CLO.

DAN PONTEFRACT – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

He is Chief Envisioner of TELUS Transformation Office; a future-of-work consulting group that helps organizations enhance corporate culture, leadership, learning, work styles & collaboration practices. In 2010, Dan was acknowledged by CLO as a ‘Vanguard Award’ winner and is a 2-time winner by the Corporate University Best in Class Awards of the ‘Leader of the Year’ in both 2010 and 2011. How significant, according to you, is innovation for businesses to succeed?

Is Your Learning Organization Agility Fit?

CLO Magazine

The Imperative for CLO Agility . As the need for key talent increases along with global access to it, the demand for a better way to plan for and manage the entire talent portfolio requires a broader view of talent that includes full-time employees, consultants and other partners, independent on-demand workers, workforce agency or temporary workers and specialized consultants. The results of the assessment serve as the pre-workout physical for a CLO’s agility fitness plan.

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At Accenture, Truly Human Learning Pays Off

CLO Magazine

In 2017, the talent and learning organization of global management consulting firm Accenture aided the firm in its effort to help clients with the digital transformation of the world through a future-oriented strategy. In 2014, Accenture also won the CLO LearningElite award, when they had 305,000 employees and $30 billion in revenue. One participant, Jan Emil Kjærgaard Lindhøj, a strategy consultant at Accenture, said the program improved his work-life balance.

Chief Learning Officer: Moving Forward, Looking Behind

CLO Magazine

That’s why the future CLO must be agile, responsive and open to new ways of working. What was once instructor in chief is now coordinator of strategy and harnesser of innovation. Content expertise and mastery of the instructional domain are augmented by business savvy, sophisticated consulting and diagnosis skills and the ability to advocate and influence others across the company, not just in the classroom. chief learning officer chief learning officer role CLO magazine

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

CLO Magazine

Eight chief learning officers each focus on various segments of the company or the broader learning strategy “to help ensure that there’s alignment in the curriculum to what their specific needs are,” said Nicole Roy-Tobin, managing director of talent development in the strategy and innovation segment of Deloitte. From there, the CLO determines the learning and development strategies for the year. Tags: LearningElite , CLO LearningElite Awards , Deloitte.

Uncertainty is the key to unlocking opportunity

CLO Magazine

Those three words have sparked countless fruitful experiments and innovations throughout human history. If there’s one certainty, it’s that uncertainty is the path to innovation and forward progress. Defense Acquisition University innovation Jim Woolsey uncertainty

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Collaboration, Integration and Leadership at Nationwide

CLO Magazine

One of the ways Nationwide ensures its delivery strategy works is through a shared consulting model and intake process. The new strategy is focused on capability development across the enterprise aimed at building three specific mindsets/skillsets: (1) lead — energize and share leadership; (2) innovate solve needs in ways people have not yet imagined; and (3) flex — anticipate and embrace change. Tags: LearningElite , CLO LearningElite Awards , Nationwide.