Global Leadership Development (GLD): Distance

Your Training Edge

Leadership development, like traditional training and development, faces traditional challenges such as distance, culture, diversity, design and delivery methods, along with budgets and workforces. Distance can also create a gap in culture.

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GLD 3: Creating a Global Bench

Your Training Edge

After dealing with the challenges of distance and culture, the next challenge for global leadership development is how to create a leadership bench or pool that is truly global in scope. How can you prepare these groups for the mobility of a global bench?

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GLD 6: Obtaining Buy-In in a Global Environment

Your Training Edge

All of your best plans for the creation of a global leadership development program may be meaningless if you do not obtain the buy in of key individuals or groups. You’ll need to obtain buy in from any individual or group who can push your global leadership development program forward.

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Enabling Global eLearning Across Cultures and Languages

Bottom-Line Performance

That’s why our everyday conversations, meetings and presentations are probably full of informal language, jargon and micro-culture we don’t even know we use. But what do you do when your audience is global? We have used a similar approach in many of our past global courses.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

LinkedIn Learning (2017), ‘How to Overcome Top Challenges to Advance your Learning Culture’ 3 Quick, Accurate Auto-Captioning. for organizations working globally, but. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

Tight Cultures and Loose Cultures

CLO Magazine

It is because Americans come from a loose culture and Indian and Chinese leaders come from tight cultures. Robert was unable to work within the social norms of these other cultures, and vice versa. Cultural Differences. Tight and Loose Cultures. Robert Z.,

GLD 2: Defining Leadership Across Cultures

Your Training Edge

We’ve discussed distance in relation to a global leadership development program, but let’s take the discussion a little deeper. And before we proceed, let’s define a “culture”. Of course, world cultures may be completely different, even if everyone works for the same organization.

The Importance of a Global Mindset

Training Industry

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Creating a Culture of Leadership

Your Training Edge

Many organizational managers assume that by adding leadership training or a leadership development program that they are able to create a culture that accepts leadership. The move from non-existent leadership to a leadership culture takes time – and a few steps in between.

Global Learning Platforms: Top 10 LMS Buying Challenges

Talented Learning

Every LMS buyer faces challenges, but global LMS buyers have the roughest road of all. Why Is It So Tough to Choose a Global LMS? Keep in mind that with the rise of the cloud LMS and machine “translation”, almost all learning platform providers claim they are global.

Experiential Learning Through Cultural Immersion

CLO Magazine

What We Can Learn From Cultural Awareness . Cultural awareness is a familiar term in global companies. One of the key ingredients behind success in cultural awareness is exposure. Designing Cultural Immersion Initiatives.

Global LMS Functionality: Do You Speak the Language?

Talented Learning

Global LMS — What does that term mean to you? At its most basic level, a global LMS delivers learning content in English (or another single language) to all of its users, anywhere in the world. They sell to global companies headquartered primarily in the U.S.

5 Tips for Creating Better Global Virtual Training

InSync Training

With planning and some research, you can build blended learning and virtual learning campaigns that accommodate multiple cultures and create an effective learning environment that engages all learners, no matter where they are. Global Virtual Classroom 50 Modern Blended Learning Blogs

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Globally connected minds

Learning with e's

Wouldn''t we be foolish if we were faced with huge problems, and couldn''t solve them because we were unable to use our collective intelligence, or the global connectivity we now enjoy? Increasingly, the effect of the global connected mind will emerge as a social phenomenon.

Cultural Intelligence for Learning Professionals

InSync Training

Today''s virtual learning platforms are creating global classrooms. Globalization, new learning technologies and dispersed workforces have provided us with a much more diverse learner base than ever before. Cultural intelligence

Creating a Culture-Agnostic Online Course for Your Global Workforce

CommLab India

Well, you need to focus on a vital aspect – making the online course culture-neutral. Why is it important to develop a culture-neutral e-learning course? Various studies show that the cultural background of a person affects the way he learns.

Cross-Cultural Mentorship for the Global Economy

Everwise

As businesses become increasingly global, it is critical for their leaders to have the cultural know-how to effectively manage team members from around the world. This includes nationality, profession, position, education, gender and company culture.

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.

Cross-Cultural Leadership Skills Are Not What You Think

CLO Magazine

When I started coaching Chris in a challenging overseas post, he realized he had become the “quick-fix guy” to laggard branches globally. But understanding a place’s culture wouldn’t secure success in leadership even if it were possible.

Are You Developing Global Leaders?

CLO Magazine

To remain competitive in a global economy, organizations must determine the best way to position their business and people for success; that requires strong global leadership. The Problem with Global Leadership. Advances in technology have hastened globalization.

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?”

Cultural Immersion Resources

CLO Magazine

For organizations that don’t have the time or resources to build their own in-house cultural immersion initiatives, there are many for-profit and nonprofit organizations that offer programs and experiences geared at achieving the same outcomes in which employees and teams can enroll.

Imagine a Learning Culture

The Performance Improvement Blog

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Global conversations

Learning with e's

e-Mail is already embedded into the culture of most organisations, and is used by everyone without much thought. For me, the most important aspect of any global communication capability is the conversations we can have, sometimes at the drop of a hat.

Global Virtual Teams: What’s Working? What’s Frustrating?

InSync Training

Recently, guest BYTE speaker Mary Kingsley provided sage advice to leaders looking to inspire their global virtual teams. BYTE Session Recap. Thanks to technological advances, physical walls and single zip codes no longer constrain our organizations.

A Learning Culture That Spans Borders

CLO Magazine

While learning tech can improve outcomes and engagement, learning culture can unlock a step-change in productivity across supply chains or transform customer service and sales outcomes. Executives that build a learning culture transform learning from occasional to immersive.

Advice From the Virtual Trenches – Virtual Training Success Might Mean Changing the Learning Culture

InSync Training

I was definitely reminded of this recently when we worked with a global organization to implement their first substantive virtual training project. Modern Blended Learning Modern Workplace Modern Learning Culture

4 global training and development strategies that work

eFront

Enterprises that employ a global workforce need global training and development strategies to be an integral part of the business. What is global training? If you’ve worked for a multinational company, you’ve most probably heard of the term ‘global training.’

Global learning collectives

Learning with e's

I remember how culturally rich the experience was, because children from all of the NATO** countries attended, and I often sat alongside American, German, Canadian, French, Norwegian and Swedish classmates. This is part 7 in a series of posts on the future of learning and technology.

Why Company Culture Matters

KnowledgeCity

What does the word “culture” mean in terms of the workplace? The Employers Resource Council defines workplace culture as “the character and personality of an organization that makes it unique and is the sum of its values, traditions, beliefs, interactions, behaviors and attitudes.”

Damodar Padhi: A Global Leader in Learning

CLO Magazine

His current position as global head of talent development for Tata Consultancy Services is no exception. The result has been a move to digital delivery as the way to keep an accelerated pace and deliver on a global scale.

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.

Modern Learning Culture Resource Bundle

InSync Training

Today’s workforce is more global, mobile, and social than ever before. This presents unique challenges to training professionals, most notably: how do we best support these learners? Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design Design Engagement Modern Learning

4 Keys to Designing for the Global Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

Making the Virtual Classroom Global. Globalization, new learning technologies and dispersed workforces have provided us with a much more diverse learner base than ever before. Naturally, the virtual classroom paves the way for working with these global audiences more easily.

Culture vs. Control

The Performance Improvement Blog

Apparently, Marissa Mayer, the new CEO of Yahoo, is trying to change a culture that had lost the nimbleness and creativity that it needs in order to compete in the world today. In a results oriented culture, how one works is determined by what one needs to achieve.

Culture Eats Strategy

The Performance Improvement Blog

This reminds us of the warning attributed to Peter Drucker : “Culture eats strategy for breakfast.” It’s more about developing the right culture than implementing the right strategy. How do we create a culture that will be sustainable and successful? The answer is to create an organizational culture in which learning is the primary job. Creating a culture that supports learning also means that management must remove barriers in order to enable and not disable learning.

Colleges Need a Learning Culture

The Performance Improvement Blog

Now, like many for-profit and non-profit organizations, colleges and universities are facing extraordinary pressure from competition that is global, well-funded, and very attractive to learners of all ages. They need to continually adapt to a rapidly changing global educational environment.