Learning to Change Culture

The Performance Improvement Blog

The culture-change bandwagon appears to be off and running at a fast pace. Zappos , the billion dollar online retail shoe company has implemented “ Holacracy ”, an anti-bureaucracy culture that eliminates managers and shifts responsibility for leadership and results to every employee.

Imagine a Learning Culture

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They aren’t afraid to admit that they don’t know something and they willingly seek out the help they need to improve themselves and become high performers. Imagine a company in which managers meet every few weeks with their direct reports to discuss performance goals and learning goals.

Organization Culture Change

The Performance Improvement Blog

In the online course that I teach for ASTD on Developing an Organizational Learning Culture , one of the questions I hear most often is, “How can I change the culture in my company when there is little support from management and our unions resist any change that might affect the work rules?”

Why Your Organization Needs a Learning Culture

The Performance Improvement Blog

A learning culture is a community of workers continuously and collectively seeking performance improvement through new knowledge, new skills, and new applications of knowledge and skills to achieve the goals of the organization.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

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Eight Leader Habits of a Learning Culture

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Eight leader habits are essential to a learning culture. In a learning culture, people are continually sharing needed information with the people who need to know. Managers and their direct reports frequently discuss what each needs to do to improve performance.

INFOGRAPHIC: High Performance Learning Ecosystems

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I’ve previously written about the need to design learning & high performance ecosystems here , and have been reflecting on some common ingredients for effective ones. I’ve captured some of these in the infographic below: 5 Ingredients of HIGH PERFORMANCE ECOSYSTEM : COMPANY CULTURE.

16 Signs of a Learning Culture

The Performance Improvement Blog

How do you know your organization has a learning culture ? While a learning culture is an environment that’s always being developed, certain signs indicate that you are making progress. In a learning culture…. Learning is applied throughout the organization to continuously improve performance and achieve strategic goals. What will you see people doing? How will people be learning?

Becoming a Learning Culture: Competing in an Age of Disruption

The Performance Improvement Blog

The only thing holding companies back from learning at the speed of change is their organizational culture which, for many, is a barrier to learning. Most companies have a training culture, not a learning culture. In a learning culture, everyone is responsible for learning.

Emerging Role of Corporate LMS Software as Performance Management Systems

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Organizations are actively adopting e-learning solutions to boost employee performance, knowledge retention, and the bottom line. Some of the best LMS software systems offer effective training on compliance, sales, onboarding, and sales to drive organizational performance.

The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

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KnowledgeStar: The App for a Learning Culture

The Performance Improvement Blog

As a proponent of a learning culture in organizations, I’m always on the lookout for methods and products that contribute to creating and sustaining that kind of culture. Forgetting left employees without the skills to safely and effectively do their jobs.

70:20:10: Drive performance by enacting change in your learning culture

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Fortunately, technology is enabling a shift from L&D to performance management. The 70:20:10 model , at its core, is about changing the learning culture within your organization. In the 70:20:10 framework, performance problems aren’t training problems.

At Healthcare Educators’ Conference, “A Culture of Performance Improvement in Practice”

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CME and other forms of continuing education in the health professions have been influenced by the Affordable Care Act (“Obamacare”), and with expected changes to that legislation, educational practitioners naturally wonder about the effects on their field.

Corporate culture and performance: What’s the link?

Growth Engineering

Corporate culture sounds like a dull topic, but it’s critical to business success. ‘Corporate culture’ is just a sanitized term for something much bigger. Companies are made up of real people sharing goals and ideas and the corporate culture stems from their input.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

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GLD 2: Defining Leadership Across Cultures

Your Training Edge

When training for leadership across cultures, it’s necessary to be mindful of the fact that the concept and definitions of leadership may be different across cultures. And before we proceed, let’s define a “culture”.

A Strong Company Culture Starts with an Effective Training Program

Inkling

Beyond the free lunches, visiting speakers, and nap pods, Google focuses heavily on building a positive company culture for its staff. The company’s mined thousands of data points to identify eight qualities of effective managers , which are now shared with all managers at Google to help them build better relationships with their teams. Google has good reason for putting effort into effective training — investing in culture pays off.

Effective Leadership is Transformational

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Effective leadership is a transformational journey made up of four “spheres of influence.” It comes first because effective leadership starts on the inside. Effective leaders working at the team level realize they must honor the power of diversity among team members.

Top 10 Questions to Evaluate a Learning Culture

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In a discussion started by Camilla Keen on LinkedIn, she asks, “In order to find out and evaluate if a company has an effective learning culture, what would be your top ten questions?” Evaluation Leadership Learning Culture Management Organization Culture Organizational Learning

DRIVER – A Repeatable, Agile, Methodology to Generate Learning & Performance Guidance

Living in Learning

Obviously, our L&D team were more focused on efficiently and effectively transferring knowledge which by the way was what we were scoped and compensated to do. Can you also say “Cultural Blindspot?”. Digital Performance Guidance DPG Performance Support Sustained Capability Discovery Learning Performance Assessment LPAMy own gap for the first 20 years of my L&D career was never considering there was a need to engage at PoW.

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Culture Change is More Than Skin Deep

The Performance Improvement Blog

The new Pope appears to have made culture change top on his list of priorities. However, the action may have been part of Mayer’s plan to change the culture of a company that was losing market share and stock value. Learning Organization is Culture, Processes, and Leadership.

Open Office, Work Culture, and Productivity

The Performance Improvement Blog

Even though there is a trend toward open-space workplaces, views about the effectiveness of this design vary widely. Leaders have to decide what kind of design will work best for their organizations given the culture that they want and the strategic goals of their businesses.

Your Learning Culture is Killing Your Company

Your Training Edge

Learning culture. Even back then, the number one factor was “the strength of the organization’s learning culture.” Today, as the training world is adapting to these changes, having a strong learning culture is even more important for companies’ success.

Essentials of Developing an Organizational Learning Culture

The Performance Improvement Blog

Are you not getting the impact on organizational performance that you would like from current training programs? Is the multi-generational and multi-cultural nature of your workforce a challenge to increasing the engagement and productivity of employees?

Manager's Role in Learning and Performance Improvement

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In answering this question, the first thing managers have to understand is that continuous learning is the modus operandi for all high performance organizations. Individual, team, and enterprise performance can’t improve without learning.

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Learning Culture: A Workplace Environment for Success (Part One)

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Do you want employees who openly discuss ways to improve performance? Then I describe what must change if your answer is “yes” to any of these questions: you need to develop an organizational culture that supports continuous learning by everyone from the CEO to the hourly employee.

Performance Management Tools & Techniques

Gameffective

Performance Management is a vital process for modern organizations. In an enterprise setting, comprised of hundreds or thousands of employees, management cannot afford to wait for the annual review results to assess their employees’ level of performance.

Heading towards high performance

Performance Learning Productivity

Charles is a co-founder of the 70:20:10 Institute , as well as a leading thinker and practitioner in learning, development and performance”. People need the information and tools to do their jobs, but there is also a cultural element in what L&D needs to do.

Performance Reviews Are Bad for Learning

The Performance Improvement Blog

A survey of SHRM members conducted in August indicates that although most organizations say that a performance management system is important to them, few think that their companies are doing a good job managing performance.

Tips to Consider for Improving Learning Culture in Organizations

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When implementing any strategy, it is essential to focus on the measures to improve the e-learning culture of the organization. With digitization, most of the organizations are thinking about adopting effective learning technologies to leverage the benefits of continual workforce training.

Building a Culture of Continuous Learning

Performance Learning Productivity

They’re bit-players in a much larger world of organisational learning and performance. In a recent webinar I discussed some very interesting data from the Corporate Leadership Council’s ‘Training Effectiveness Dashboard’ study with participants. Most people get it.

Front-End Analysis: Improving Performance

Dashe & Thomson

As I am straddling the line between performance improvement and instructional design, I have been mulling over the use of Front-End Analysis and thinking about whether it would apply to the performance problems that we so often see associated with implementing ERP systems.

Time To Get Cultured

The Performance Improvement Blog

The biggest workplace hurdle to identifying and assessing development and training needs is lack of a “learning culture.” Organizational culture is defined as the values, assumptions, beliefs, behaviors, and norms of the enterprise, sometimes referred to as the organization’s DNA.

7 Ways A Supportive Online Training Culture Improves ROI

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A supportive online training culture encourages continual development and professional growth. In this article, I’ll discuss 7 benefits that a supportive online training culture can bring to your company’s bottom line. How A Supportive Online Training Culture Improves ROI.

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SCORM and xAPI LMS in a Learning Culture

The Performance Improvement Blog

However, I have had my doubts about the value of an LMS for enhancing learning and contributing to a learning culture. These are behaviors of a learning culture. Without a learning culture, I’m skeptical that any LMS (SCORM or xAPI) can enhance learning and improve performance.