A Culture Where Individuals Can Do Their Best Work

Learning Wire

For organizations to thrive, they must create cultures where individuals are encouraged to bring their authentic selves to work. Every week, we hear of people working in rigid organizational cultures that don’t support their natural work styles.

VILT Software: A Perfect Match for Today’s Instructors

ReadyTech

Not only does enhanced learning and knowledge sharing translate into innovative ideas and solutions, but a well-trained workforce produces high-quality products and services. And here’s why: VILT software enables instructors to work from anywhere. Are they less productive?

Employee Engagement ROI: Taking a Long-Term Perspective

Everwise

workers are not engaged at work. Instead of focusing on the engagement scores sitting in front of them, they are taking a broader, deeper look at redesigning the employee experience to create a place where people want to come work each day. more often in Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work.

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Why manager involvement is crucial for workplace learning

Yarno

And being able to adapt content to different work styles, strengths and weaknesses can help answer this question. Consider a sales manager whose team is having product and sales training that’s been curated, created and delivered by the L&D department.

5 Ways L&D Can Adapt to the Evolution of Employees - Tip #197

Vignettes Learning

There’s an interesting book that talks about the future of work by Jacob Morgan titled The Future of Work: Attract New Talent, Build Better Leaders, and Create a Competitive Organization. In his book, he urges organizations to "rethink and challenge everything they know about work.”

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From basketball courts to Nintendo rooms, here are 9 of Chicago’s hottest tech offices

mLevel

How the space informs company culture: Our space was designed to help us celebrate our industry, promote gratifying relationships with colleagues, and simply provide for a highly supportive and rewarding work environment. Related: Best Startups to Work for in Chicago.

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Workspaces and multiple monitors

Adobe Captivate

If your computer has the capability to use more than one monitor, I highly recommend it when working in Captivate. Taking that one step further is Captivate’s custom Workspaces and then positioning pallets on another monitor instead of solely repositioning them within the application.

8 Crucial Points To Consider When Outsourcing E-Learning ProjectsTo India

CommLab India

Remember e-learning development is work that involves a high level of skills and needs an understanding of e-learning tools, learning objectives, training needs, and business goals of the organization and, learning preferences of the learners. Their attitude towards work must also be assessed.

How We Manage Our Remote Team (And 8 Tips for You)

Continu

Management is difficult, no matter what field you work in. And that takes a lot of work. Different personalities, work styles, motivations, and backgrounds mean people work differently. And as a manager, it’s your job to get them to work together. Remote work adds a few complications: Communication. This is especially true if you’re working on tight deadlines. It’s harder to see this when you’re working with a distributed team.

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Are You Developing Global Leaders?

CLO Magazine

And increasingly, organizations not only provide services and products to global markets, they employ global staff and collaborate with global partners. The bottom line is people should receive a tangible problem to work on in a safe environment where they can practice key leadership skills.

How Praxair Grooms Tech Talent for Business Roles

CLO Magazine

These products use short presentations, team breakouts and a computer program to standardize team input. The remainder of the program is devoted to understanding one’s work style and the advantages and complications that come when leading people.

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Learning Management Systems that kick ass: Cornerstone OnDemand

Janet Clarey

I met Charles Coy, Director, Product Marketing, at our 2008 Innovations in Learning Conference (Cornerstone OnDemand was a sponsor). I can tell you that’s he’s passionate about his work. ’ Via an email interview, I spoke with Charles about what Cornerstone OnDemand is working on and look forward to viewing a demo of their new release in December.