Using Video in Training: Should You or Shouldn’t You?

The Learning Dispatch

Here’s what the research says about using video in training, and a few tips on how to get started. . Not only is video popular, there’s a lot of evidence that they’re an effective addition to your training program. Well Then, How Effective is Using Video in Training?

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Good Habits Make Good Managers

CLO Magazine

For the past several years, the SAP SuccessFactors Human Capital Management Research team has been conducting research on the topic of continuous performance management. We often hear from customers that the motivation to engage in coaching conversations seems to plateau over time.

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


David shares what he has learned about best practices in business from interviewing entrepreneurs, along with strategies you can implement to smash the plateau in your business’s growth. He has a podcast called Smashing the Plateau. How did you come up with Smashing the Plateau?

Executive Education Excellence

CLO Magazine

The result is this developing leadership potential program that has six milestones — leadership, driving business performance, strategic thinking, entrepreneurial mindset, digital acumen, and effective communication and negotiation. The second answer [relates to] long-term effects.

Neuroscience and the Hype Cycle


Einstein’s Theory of General Relativity destroyed Newtonian physics on the sub-atomical level, but Newton continues to be studied in school and his model is very effective for describing the works of the macro-atomic world. Finally we reach a point Gartner calls the Plateau of Productivity.

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What to Do When You Hate to Hate Learning

CLO Magazine

Anticipating the natural physiological effects we will encounter at the low end of the curve can help us persevere through those difficult, discouraging early days. If we don’t jump to a new learning curve, the plateau may become a precipice. I love to learn.

Should you use MOOCs over other forms of corporate trainings?

Your Training Edge

MOOCs fit in perfectly in this environment, making it an extension of people’s natural method of researching and learning. When MOOCs start gaining ground in the corporate sphere with a lot of content being generated, this could be a cost effective option for your company.

2015 Talented Learning LMS Vendor Award Recipients

Talented Learning

SAP acquired SuccessFactors who had acquired Plateau. The cloud enables new LMS vendors to create and support one product that all customers use providing economies of scale in research, customer support and required investment capital. Our Research and Process.