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

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Like many bosses, Jon Kaplan thought he was a good leader. April 2019 Profile: Discover Financial’s Jon Kaplan. Jon Kaplan was, until May of this year, vice president of training and development for Discover Financial Services. Mike: We should also mention Liz Loutfi who also is one of our editorial team who works on CLO. Ashley: I mean, before I came to CLO I pretty much didn’t know anything about CLOs. Mike: Jon Kaplan.

Study Abroad, Employers Love It

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A March research study commissioned by Kaplan Inc. The study was meant to bring a better understanding of how “universities, companies and students themselves can better prepare for the global workplace,” Kaplan CEO Andrew Rosen said in a September press release. study abroad The post Study Abroad, Employers Love It appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media. Tags: diversity , global economy , international learning experiences , Kaplan Inc.

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Top Chief Learning Officer Conferences of 2019


John, Human Capital Media; Jon Kaplan, Discover Financial Services, Mike Prokopeak, Chief Learning Officer Magazine; Nicole Hajdrowski, US Foods, and Skip Marshall, DXC Technologies. CLO Exchange. The CLO Exchange is a yearly conference that is invitation only. The CLO Symposium is a bi-annual conference put on by Chief Learning Officer magazine, CLO Exchange, CLO Summit, CLO Forum and the Chief Learning Officer and Influencers Forum.

Putting People First

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When it comes to learning, Jon Kaplan truly understands the importance of emotional engagement. Kaplan finally confessed his secret to a classmate and got the remedial help he needed, but by then he had become “incredibly ashamed” and his academic performance suffered through grade school. However, that all changed when Kaplan made a new friend in high school — one who “was very driven academically,” he recalled. That’s when I decided to leave,” Kaplan said.

Leave Learning to Employees, sort of

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CLO magazine November 2015. This article describes the CLO of Kaplan as he adapts to a world where employees can route around learning to find their own content. Kaplan set up a wiki that has proved very successful. (I’d The CLO long ago abdicated responsibility for the totality that might be labeled learning in favor of focusing on specific issues. The CLO feigns near helplessness. Why can’t a CLO pass along that knowledge?

Webinar Summary: A Practical Approach for Supporting the Modern Learner


He also spent a good amount of time walking us through how he and his team at Kaplan are tackling many of the challenges that modern learning environments are facing. . Check out the slides from the webinar below: A Practical Approach for Supporting the Modern Learner (CLO Magazine Webinar – August 2015) from JD Dillon. If you want to watch the full webinar recording, it can be found on CLO’s website. .

Happy Employees, Happy Company

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Cheryl Allen, vice president of human resources at Kaplan Professional, an education services company, agrees that creating a positive employee environment has a financial impact. “We The post Happy Employees, Happy Company appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media. A new study shows a link between a positive employee experience and a positive financial impact for companies.

Top L&D books for ambitious learning leaders in 2020


Recommended by Dr Iris Ware, CLO, City of Detroit – Episode 14. “It What are the best Learning and Development books to keep you a step ahead in your career? We’ve asked some of the biggest names in L&D this year on the Learning at Large Podcast for their book recommendations! Read on for the ultimate list of top L&D books that all learning leaders should read. Top 10 L&D books recommended by the experts. Leading Change, John Kotter.

Learning and Development in the Remote Workplace

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Matt Flynn is executive director for instructional strategies at Kaplan U.S. The post Learning and Development in the Remote Workplace appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media. Modern organizations are embracing some level of transition to remote staffing. Market globalization alongside continued advancements in communication technologies are driving this paradigm shift in workforce assembly.

The Wolf of Warfare

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I spent 25 years as a special agent in the FBI,” said Wolf, CLO at ManTech International. “My Malinchak then became CLO of ManTech. “I When Malinchak left ManTech in 2011, Wolf once again took over his role, this time as CLO. At the time, ManTech was in conversation with a new university alliance partner called Kaplan Education, which has since become Purdue Global University. The post The Wolf of Warfare appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media.

Learning In Practice Awards 2012

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CLO of the Year. Crull's outstanding work in developing learning and development strategies has made her the 2012 CLO of the Year. Kaplan uses Carnegie Speech to assess and train English learners' speaking skills. The ninth annual Chief Learning Officer Learning In Practice Awards recognized learning leaders, vendors and organizations that have made a substantive and measurable change in business, vision, strategic alignment or leadership.

Ep9: Up-skilling your workforce to future-proof your organization


Today, I’m joined by Jon Kaplan of Corvantus Consulting. Prior to working as a consultant, Jon was CLO of Discover , managing a team of over 200 to build the skills of a workforce of over 17,000 people. So, I’m Jon Kaplan; I’ve spent my entire career, 25 years plus, in the learning industry. ” Jon Kaplan on the @learn_at_large podcast” Tweet this. ” Jon Kaplan on the @learn_at_large podcast” Tweet this.