Expertise

Clark Quinn

Expertise is an elusive thing. And the more expertise one has, the better you are able to apply it to situations. Expertise is valuable. The properties of expertise include that it’s compiled away to be essentially automatic. On the other hand, their responses to situations in their area of expertise are likely to be as good as you can get. If you want to develop expertise as an individual, you need to understand how to practice.

Consulting Services

Web Courseworks

The CourseStage consulting team affords expertise from multiple sectors to organizations that offer online education to professional learners. Our consulting services maximize your processes for efficiency and quality, with everything from learning business plans to situational learning design. The post Consulting Services appeared first on Web Courseworks. Product Data Sheets AMS association Consulting elearning LMS

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Do You Really Need That New Elearning Consultant? If So…

Spark Your Interest

So organizations everywhere are hiring elearning consultants to help them. But in the world of consulting, there are many nightmarish stories. Do you really need that new elearning consultant? Consulting War Stories. Including an elearning consultant.

Applying Expertise

Clark Quinn

I’m trying to get my mind around how the information we’re finding out about expertise matches to the types of problems people face. If you look across the literature on expertise, and the recent writing on how our brains work (c.f. Kahneman’s Thinking Fast and Slow ), you see an emerging picture of expertise. When you look at the Cynefin model, which characterizes the types of problems we face, we see what types of expertise are helpful.

From Sales Enablement to Sales Performance: Moving the Needle on the Metrics That Matter

Speaker: Mike Kunkle, Founder & Sales Transformation Architect, Transforming Sales Results LLC

What’s missing is a clear focus on driving measurable improvement in sales performance and the expertise required to truly move the needle on the metrics that matter. How to shift from a functional and initiative-focused approach to a performance consulting and outcome-oriented approach. More than 8 analyst firms, the Association for Talent Development, and the Sales Enablement Society have all defined “sales enablement” – each slightly differently.

Hiring a Technology Consultant

Web Courseworks

Hiring a technology consultant may be the solution. I think back to when I managed a stable of consultants in the Milwaukee market. They explained that they wanted to bring in a consultant for a couple of months to get them moving—they really had no time to waste. I recently interviewed Elaine Biech, the author of a series of excellent books about consulting. The Business of Consulting: The Basics and Beyond , by Elaine Biech. Consultants provide flexibility.

Beyond Consulting

Clark Quinn

And one of the persistent perceptions of me came up that I was reflecting on, and thought I’d do so ‘out loud’ So, once consulting became my way of life, I realized I needed to get better at the bits I don’t know. As part of the solution, I found Robert Middleton , who is basically a consultant to help other consultants market themselves. I was at a retreat this weekend, consorting with colleagues.

Colorful Consulting: Lessons from Larry

Allison Rossett

Today I learned about consulting from a surprising source. This consultant needs a consultant. I decided to seek out a hair color consultant. The receptionist looked stunned that I thought I could just drop by to consult with Larry. While I wait, I think about the essence of consulting. This movement to a more consistently colorful me served up reminders about consulting. He oozed expertise through silent review, questions, comments and reputation.

What Does an eLearning Consultant Do?

eLearning Architect

You probably see the job title bouncing around, but what does an eLearning consultant actually do? But I wanted to explain how I became a consultant, because I think experience is an essential part of what makes a consultant. “ “ Experience is an essential part of what makes a consultant. ” Consulting era So onto recent times and making the decision to reposition myself as a consultant. Do I like being a consultant?

Theme for Consultants Selling Courses

LearnDash

If you plan on offering consulting services, or selling courses related to your expertise, it is essential that you present a professional image. This is why so many consultants, coaches, and industry experts turn to WordPress. If you fall into this group, then you would be best served to choose a solution that is built with the consultant/coach in mind, which is why you should certainly check out the Fernando theme by Web Savvy Marketing.

Find the Hidden Gem with the Right Learning Consulting Partner

Caveo Learning

As a learning leader, there are times when you need to partner with a consultant to support a particular initiative, leveraging their expertise to help you identify and design solutions. Of course you'll compare services, expertise, experience, etc. in order to make a selection; however, there is a hidden value that consultants can offer—if equipped to do so—that is often overlooked during evaluation and selection: the opportunity for team professional development.

Could Your Expertise Earn You Extra Money as a Subject Matter Expert?

LightSpeed VT

Could Your Expertise Earn You Extra Money as a Subject Matter Expert? Everyone’s an expert in something, but can your expertise earn you extra income? Subject Matter Experts — sometimes called Consultants or Coaches — are sought after for their advanced understanding, and can be found across industries, including: [ ] The post Could Your Expertise Earn You Extra Money as a Subject Matter Expert?

The Difference Between a Coach, Mentor, and Consultant?

Your Training Edge

When determining the difference between a coach, mentor, and consultant, it is necessary to look at specific roles and functions. A consultant may take the form of mentors and coaches, but the primary difference between a consultant and coaches and mentors is that a consultant is usually paid for the specific task at hand. The focus of a consultant is usually not a specific performance or individual but a complete process or concept, such as customer service.

Rules of Engagement: Hiring an LMS Consultant

Bluewater Learning

This is an obvious situation where hiring the right consultant is the best approach. Many companies believe that adding new hires with the right knowledge is the best approach to bridging these resource gaps because it saves the cost of the consulting. A strong consultant may have led teams through a similar project hundreds of times and can bring the successes and pitfalls of each one to the table. Who has the expertise and experience needed to help?

CoreAxis Consulting Named to Top Content Providers for Scenario-based Learning 2020

Coreaxis

Southborough, MA — August 19, 2020 — CoreAxis Consulting is pleased to announce they have been named to the list of the Top Content Providers for Scenario-Based Learning of 2020. The right scenario-based learning content providers can help you cut costs and development time, as they offer unique expertise and skills to create scenario-based learning experiences that stick. CoreAxis Consulting scored well in all of these categories, earning them a spot on this top providers list.

Avoiding the Curse of the Consultant

CLO Magazine

Consulting has become an attractive occupation and internal consultants have proliferated just about everywhere. Much of HR is now performed by HR consultants. Performance consultants are now permeating learning and development. There is a compelling reason for this growth: Internal consultants can play an influential role. External consulting continues to grow, too. consulting market grew 7.7 Consulting can also be a risky business.

Consulting Services for New Innovation Success

Beyond Campus Innovations

Companies across industries, sizes, specialties, and functions turn to consultants for various reasons, but the # 1 reason is that they need help and expertise in areas beyond their experience. After honing in on what exactly a consultant is to accomplish or achieve, business leaders need to know how to effectively utilize their services for maximum results.

Consulting Services for New Innovation Success

Beyond Campus Innovations

Consulting Services for New Innovation Success. Companies across industries, sizes, specialties, and functions turn to consultants for a variety a reasons, but the # 1 reason is because they need help and expertise in areas beyond their experience. After honing in on what exactly a consultant is to accomplish or achieve, business leaders need to know how to effectively utilize their services for maximum results. Why Use Consulting Services?

Covert Consulting: A Survival Competency for Today’s Training Organizations

Living in Learning

I gave him my standard consultant’s reply. Again, after the standard consultant’s reply I just shared with you, the VP of Sales gave me both permission and sponsorship to drill down into his sales management hierarchy to sniff out clues affecting sales performance. So I did…I went ninja on his request…stealth mode…covert consulting. Every performance consultant has pet labels and favorite gurus that influenced their own learning and approach.

8 Advantages of Hiring an eLearning Consultant

KnowledgeAnywhere

Hiring a skilled eLearning consultant is an alternative approach that can save your business time and money in the long run. Although hiring an eLearning consultant may cost you more at the onset of the project, you will quickly come to find that it was well worth the investment when you see the outcome of the virtual training courses produced. Learn from the eLearning consultant you hire. Hire an eLearning Consultant Today.

Gift horses

E-Learning Provocateur

Under this paradigm, we are the experts in the science and practice of learning and development, and we consult the business accordingly. In this way, the promise of expertise is tempered by an agile approach. In our admirable quest to utilise our customers as a source of innovation, let’s balance that approach by empowering the experts whom we have hired to practise their expertise. If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses.

How can consultancies benefit from microlearning?

SmartUp

Consultancy at its core is the practice of providing expert advice. Whilst in theory anyone can be a consultant by sharing information, the true skill lies in sharing expertise and knowledge in a way that supports a client to transform their business. In their role of objective outsiders, the biggest challenge many of our consultancy clients face is to educate and communicate with diverse audiences. The post How can consultancies benefit from microlearning?

Select an LMS Consultant Before Beginning Your LMS Selection

WBT Systems

Or, to ensure you absolutely get the best LMS for your association, hire an LMS consultant to help you with requirements, selection, and implementation. Benefits of Working with an LMS Consultant. LMS consultants have helped dozens, if not hundreds, of associations choose the best LMS for their needs. Consultants draw on their deep experience to ensure you get the right technology for your existing and future needs. How LMS Consultants Help with Requirements Analysis.

Is a Consultant a Project Manager?

ID Reflections

Can an individual be a Consultant and a Project Manager at one and the same time? I have realized that we get so caught up with familiar terminology like Consultant, Project Manager, Project Lead, etc., in case of consulting, it is mostly one person army. The following paragraph from the article, The Consultant's Role , expresses what I have been feeling about a consultant’s role all along. However, consulting is almost never an exclusively logical process.

DIGITALSkunks Technologies (P) Ltd. and KnowledgeSynonyms Consulting (P) Ltd. Launches DS DIGI Agency

Knowledge Synonyms

The agency has collaborated and developed the best talent teams and expertise to create success and futuristic digital presence for businesses. “In and <span style="color:#6fbe44;">Knowledge</span>Synonyms Consulting (P) Ltd. March 26, 2020– Noida, UP, India – DS DIGI Agency, D I G I , a full-service, Digital Business Model-ing, marketing, and communication agency announces its launch today.

Your Career: Soft Skills and Consultative Capabilities

CLO Magazine

But I view the deep domain expertise as those type of capabilities that will allow us to be much more consultative and allow us to partner with the C-suite as we attempt to understand their key performance objectives and deliver learning capabilities that allow us to progress toward them if not exceed them. Video production: Andrew Kennedy Lewis. It’s an exciting time to be in the L&D community, says Jesse Jackson, CLO of consumer and community banking at JPMorgan Chase.

8 Ways You Can Develop And Prosper In Your Chosen Profession

Your Training Edge

Consult with them and take note of their advice and guidance. Gain expertise in an area that’s valuable for your organization. Gaining expertise in an area which still hasn’t been explored in the fullest can lead to promotions and other promising opportunities in career. He also has an active blogger and holds expertise in content and social media marketing. Featured Featured Posts Talent Management expertise mentorship professional development work life balance

Helping Consultants, Experts, and Coaches Smash Through Personal and Professional Plateaus with David Shriner-Cahn

LifterLMS

Helping consultants, experts, and coaches smash through personal and professional plateaus with David Shriner-Cahn in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Well, to start with when it comes to expertise, particularly people that have been in their field for a while, they are excited by solving complex problems. It’s actually lazy behavior, but if you’re a high paid consultant, it’s hard to get out of that or even be open to that idea.

Coaching vs. Consulting: Find the Perfect Balance to Get Buy-in and Results

CLO Magazine

Chief learning officers should consult as well as coach stakeholders while partnering with business units to develop learning strategies. But to improve their influence and results they’ll need to clarify the difference between coaching and consulting, and find the right balance for each initiative they lead. Both coaching and consulting begin with a well-defined problem, challenge or opportunity that is causing pain for the other party.

Monetization, Production, Growth, and Advertising for Course Creators, Coaches, and Consultants with Michael Greenberg

LifterLMS

We dive into monetization, production, growth, and advertising for course creators, coaches, and consultants with Michael Greenberg in this episode of LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. At Call For Content Michael works with coaches, consultants, and podcasters to help them take effective action for their businesses. It’s strategy and expertise in any professional service. Like coaches and consultants? Yeah, so we work with coaches and consultants.

Should We Create Courses or Just Performance Support?

Experiencing eLearning

Faster Expertise. Ruth Clark has written about accelerating expertise with scenario-based elearning (to be clear: I consider that a course). Chart based on data from Ruth Clark’s book Scenario-Based eLearning and article Accelerating Expertise with Scenario-Based eLearning. In this case, ILT might be a viable solution too, since it cuts the time to expertise in half.

Do People Need to Learn, or Can They Look It All Up?

Experiencing eLearning

” Deeper, Internalized Expertise. Some tasks require a deeper expertise though. But that domain expertise does not transfer to all other domains equally. e-Learning Instructional Design Workplace Learning formal training Julie Dirksen performance consulting performance supportI have been part of several discussions recently that questioned the value of creating courses and delivering formal training.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Designer as Consultant?

Learning Visions

Friday, February 08, 2008 Instructional Designer as Consultant? — Patti Shank , President, Learning Peaks LLC, USA Instructional Designer as Consultant Are we seeing this happen? Are "instructional designers" of the experienced/trained in ID sort, providing more consulting expertise to the lower-tier of instructional designers (a.k.a. Tom Kuhlman is certainly providing this expertise to the Articulate user community and beyond with his Rapid E-Learning Blog.

Is This as Good as It Gets? Two Reasons Why E-Learning Isn’t Better

Rapid eLearning

Instructional design is different than programming which is different than visual design which is even more different than specific software expertise with e-learning tools such as Storyline 360. E-learning E-learning 101 Instructional Design Online Course Design Performance Consulting

Evolving ISD Adoption for a Performance Paradigm

Living in Learning

We need core ISD expertise reshaped with the "Intent" to drive sustained workforce capability beyond the classroom to a new ground zero – the Point-of Work. 70:20:10 AGILE Continuous Learning Discovery & Consulting EPSS Learning Ecosystems MOOCs Performer Support Sustained CapabilityWhat if the "I" in "Instructional Systems Design" was changed to "Intentional Systems Design"?

Evolving ISD Adoption for a Performance Paradigm

Living in Learning

We need core ISD expertise reshaped with the "Intent" to drive sustained workforce capability beyond the classroom to a new ground zero – the Point-of Work. 70:20:10 AGILE Continuous Learning Discovery & Consulting EPSS Learning Ecosystems MOOCs Performer Support Sustained CapabilityWhat if the "I" in "Instructional Systems Design" was changed to "Intentional Systems Design"?

Should We Create Courses or Just Performance Support?

Experiencing eLearning

Faster Expertise. Ruth Clark has written about accelerating expertise with scenario-based elearning (to be clear: I consider that a course). Chart based on data from Ruth Clark’s book Scenario-Based eLearning and article Accelerating Expertise with Scenario-Based eLearning. In this case, ILT might be a viable solution too, since it cuts the time to expertise in half.

Do People Need to Learn, or Can They Look It All Up?

Experiencing eLearning

” Deeper, Internalized Expertise. Some tasks require a deeper expertise though. But that domain expertise does not transfer to all other domains equally. eLearning Instructional Design Workplace Learning formal training Julie Dirksen performance consulting performance supportI have been part of several discussions recently that questioned the value of creating courses and delivering formal training.

Figure it out

E-Learning Provocateur

It is in this light that I read this fascinating article about consultants. So yes, I sympathise with the consultants in the article. ” And to a certain extent I agree, but I also appreciate the expert must adapt his or her expertise to the context of the client’s environment. Friends and peers have been urging me for years to do my own thing – to become a consultant – and while it’s still on my radar, thus far I’ve resisted.

7-Right Things Road Map to Sustained Workforce Performance

Living in Learning

This mission… should you choose to accept it…is to seek out individuals possessing the expertise of a performance consultant. 70:20:10 AGILE Continuous Learning Discovery & Consulting Learning @ the Point of Work Learning Ecosystems Micro-Learning Performance Assessments Performer Support Sustained Capability Technology discovery performance diagnostic moments of need performance support Point-of-Work