CLO Q&A: Learning is a Technology Role

CLO Magazine

She sat down with Chief Learning Officer at the CLO Breakfast Club event in Atlanta in May and shared her perspective on the role of a learning executive, her career path and how learning and technology are increasingly intertwined. Ashley Williams, Deputy CLO and COO, Learning and Development, McKinsey & Co. For more on Williams’ talk along with highlights from the full event series, visit the CLO Breakfast Club library.

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

CLO Magazine

Employees come. They go. Sometimes they come back. Often they don’t. The rise of the contingent workforce, the ranks of which are filled with increasing numbers of men and women working for “Me Inc.,” is changing business demographics around the world.

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The CLO’s Critical Role: Nine Areas for Action

CLO Magazine

The previous Business Intelligence column presented an instrument designed to assess the extent to which the CLO and the learning enterprise add value to the organization. The 30-question instrument detailed specific areas that define this critical role of the CLO.

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Managing Career Paths: The Role of CLO

CLO Magazine

For some organizations, the shortage of skilled executives, middle managers and individual contributors in critical roles already is having quantifiable ramifications — from decreased production capacity to drops in customer satisfaction. What’s a CLO to Do?

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The CLO’s Dilemma

CLO Magazine

The real value creation is not in the role as translator. Coding is being advanced as the answer to an important part of today’s organizational skills gap. It’s anything but.

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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. From the early days of certification training to the blooming of the LMS market in the late 1990s into the social and collaborative enterprise, learning and development has shifted from a back-office function into a pivotal role at the vanguard of technology, innovation and globalization. How have you seen the role of the learning executive change over the years?

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Learning’s Role in Innovation

CLO Magazine

Provided that learning and development leaders could and should have a central role in innovation, what is the chief learning officer’s responsibility? Appropriately reconciling roles will be a critical determinant of success. What is L&D’s Role? The world has changed.

The CLO’s Guide to AI

CLO Magazine

AI, in particular natural language processing, or NLP, will revolutionize this area of the CLO’s role and help to achieve the results competency modeling has promised for so long. Or, run matches between roles and tasks to target learning.

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The Education of a CLO

CLO Magazine

The book focused on Bill Belichick’s formative years as an athlete and student, as well as his progression from an assistant football coach to his current role as head coach of the NFL’s New England Patriots. I feel fortunate to have both purposely and accidently found the CLO role.

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Wake UP CLO’s – Change Now

eLearning 24-7

As a CLO if you are in any of the above boxes, I would say I feel for you. . With online learning you change the first piece of the pie – the biggest piece from an “LMS” where you house courses, content – and in many CLO minds, for compliance training only (NEVER) to.

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CLO Q&A: Keeping the Outsider Perspective on L&D

CLO Magazine

She sat down with Chief Learning Officer at the CLO Breakfast Club event in San Francisco in April and shared her perspective on the role of a learning executive, her career path into talent development and the best career advice she ever received. For more highlights from the event series, visit the CLO Breakfast Club library. You once told yourself that you would never leave a customer-facing role for an internal-facing one such as an L&D role.

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Do You Need a CCO and CLO?

The Peformance Improvement

Should your organization have a CCO and CLO? I agree with Hebert and I have similar concerns with having a CLO (Chief Learning Officer). Don’t put all the emphasis on a course catalogue and don’t hire a CLO.

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Manager's Role in Learning and Performance Improvement

The Peformance Improvement

What should be a manager’s role in employee learning? Managers have control of their own learning, not corporate trainers, HR, or a CLO. So back to the question: “What should be a manager’s role in employee learning?” The answer is that managers have an essential role.

The Growing Role of Microlearning

CLO Magazine

But the biggest change we’re dealing with is the disintegration of learning content, what one might call the “growing role of microlearning.”. Learning organizations today are dealing with a lot of change.

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CLO Competencies: The Path for Future Learning Leaders

CLO Magazine

They agreed that the future CLO should have experience in: strategic management, general management, knowledge management, leadership skills, and learning methods and concepts. This focus on closing gaps is again rooted in the ability of the future CLO to think strategically.

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CLO Thinking (& Measurement)

Clark Quinn

I attended the CLO Symposium with my ITA colleagues Jay Cross and Jane Hart. We got questions about how the role of the learning unit changes, about myths and new tools, and about measurement. It was an interesting event, with a theme of “ Game-Changing Learning: Development for the New Normal “, held at a classy venue on the beach, and was well-organized. (You You can see Jay’s writeup here.)

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MOOCs in Workplace Learning - Part 4: Their Role in Corporate Universities

ID Reflections

They will expect and demand to learn differently -- social, mobile and cloud will play a big role. This post, as the title says, is about Corporate Universities (CU) and the role of MOOCs therein. The world has gotten complicated.

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Why Learning Leaders Are Perfect For HR Roles

CLO Magazine

But increasingly what once required a singular focus on and deep expertise in learning and development strategy has morphed into a complex role with touch points on some areas that were once solely HR’s province. There are many similarities in the roles.

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CLO Q&A: Leaders Need to Be Psychiatrists

CLO Magazine

and KPMG, Kennedy sat down with Chief Learning Officer at the CLO Breakfast Club event in New York in May to share his perspective on the role of the learning executive, his career path and the keys to effective leadership. For more on Kennedy’s talk along with highlights from the full event series, visit the CLO Breakfast Club library. CLO: How prepared are leaders to think of themselves in that way? CLO: In your experience, is that trainable?

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.

MOOCs in Workplace Learning – Part 4: Role in Corporate Universities

Learnnovators

They will expect and demand to learn differently — social, mobile and cloud will play a big role. This post, as the title says, is about Corporate Universities (CU) and the role of MOOCs therein. I will highlight a few shifts and trends that will likely have an impact on the role of a CU in today’s world: Capability development and continuous learning will be critical to business success. MOOCs in Workplace Learning – Part 4: Their Role in Corporate Universities.

Learning Technology’s Role in Recruiting for Culture Fit

CLO Magazine

When you have the right person in a role,” Evans said. Tags: culture , MOOCs The post Learning Technology’s Role in Recruiting for Culture Fit appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media.

The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

One way to do that is to leverage MOOCs for content delivery and provide value-added instruction (discussion, Q&A, worked examples, role plays etc) to local students – who of course will pay a premium for the privilege. The role of the teacher will evolve. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

One way to do that is to leverage MOOCs for content delivery and provide value-added instruction (discussion, Q&A, worked examples, role plays etc) to local students – who of course will pay a premium for the privilege. The role of the teacher will evolve. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

Learnnovators

They will play a strategic role in helping organizations collaborate with such talent pools for the mutual benefit of all. The role of the CLO will be to drive this change NOW! I am not the kind to crystal gaze. I lay no claim to being able to predict the future.

CLO Symposium

Jay Cross

Along with my Internet Time Alliance colleagues Jane Hart & Clark Quinn and several hundred chief learning officers, I attended the Fall CLO Symposium this week. It’s intended to underpin the dialog between CLO and executive management.

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It’s a Brand New Ballgame

CLO Magazine

As a CLO, it’s easy to feel like you’re up to bat in the late innings, behind in the count and your team down a couple of runs. But programs should also focus on the role executives play in driving innovation across the organization. Mike Prokopeak, Editor in Chief.

Learning to Be a CLO

CLO Magazine

Penn’s doctoral program is at the forefront of CLO education. The University of Pennsylvania’s CLO doctoral program is the only doctoral program in the world designed exclusively around enterprise learning, with 50 learning leader and CLO graduates since 2006. ” From Wharton, students learn the responsibilities for a CLO within the context of a broader set of business problems. Her research examines the role social capital plays in organizational learning.

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The Ever-Changing Role of The Chief Learning Officer (CLO)

Riptide Software

The same is true for the role of the Chief Learning Officer (and similar titles). chief learning officer CLOLike most professional jobs go - as the world evolves, so do job responsibilities.

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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Learning on the Line

CLO Magazine

Palmer said reskilling work isn’t confined to AT&T’s technology-focused roles. Palmer and his team have mapped training curriculums to every role in the organization, so an employee will know exactly what learning is needed for a specific job.

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.

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? The CLO must take a broader role, getting out of the learning silo and into the broader job of improving the way the business works.