Expertise: Why The Odds are Stacked Against Novices

Vignettes Learning

I continue to plow the literature on expertise and find it most exhilarating and inspiring. However, this outlook is the far-end spectrum of what expertise is. If we look at expertise as an final end result of capability and mastery, then we may be stuck.

Branding of Learning or is reputation enough ? Learning Cafe May Theme & Webinar

Learning Cafe

Or should we be old school and build a reputation through meeting needs of our customers and learners. We will have a panel of experienced pros including someone from a advertising agency with expertise in internal branding will share their thoughts and experiences. Being exposed to branding and marketing is now part of life*.

Breaking down fences

Learning with e's

He writes about his avid reading of the entire collection of one library's science fiction stock during his high school days and concludes that "Expertise is a posture as much as it is a volume of knowledge". Expertise does not come easily.

Effectiveness of Corporate Learning and Development programs

Your Training Edge

Corporation’s reputation is based on both things. Better profile and reputation of the corporation. Expertise, knowledge and skills can become obsolete within weeks. Corporate is a world where an individual or groups get united for a specific purpose.

The Pros of Social Media for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

To be more specific, it’s about being connected to a community that shares interests and has a desire to share expertise around that interest. And on the flip side, social media allows you to establish your own expertise by curating content and sharing what you know.

Reputation - Its More Important Than Ever But What Exactly Is it?

Mark Oehlert

The whole idea is reputation-based currency. It could also help re-structure entire organizations' hierarchies of expertise by making the basis of your 'organizational wealth' - how much you are helping the organization. Do you know what whuffie is? Do you have any? Can you spare some?

Best Practices for Blended Learning Design

Web Courseworks

National associations are often challenged to come up with professional development programs that garner a strong reputation and brand and also generate revenue. Your instructor may have already established expertise through the publishing of a book or blog.

Learning Never Ends at McKinsey

CLO Magazine

McKinsey has a reputation for being a leading learning organization, but in the past few years, the demand for more learning at a faster pace has driven a transformation at the firm. Expertise Drives Retention. Most companies struggle to keep up with the rapid pace of change.

The Inaugural Jay Cross Memorial Award winner is…

Clark Quinn

The Jay Cross Memorial Award is given to professionals who continuously welcome challenges at the cutting edge of their expertise and are convincing and effective advocates of a humanistic approach to workplace learning and performance.

How do you create a perfect blend of the various learning components?

Origin Learning

It is also the most important HR function of any organisation of repute. However, with the increasing use of technology in learning, deciding the right tool and correct instructional approach has become a major challenge, requiring the expertise of the professionals.

Next Generation LMS Keeps The BFSI Sector Up-to-date And Compliant


Compliance continues to be a top concern as violation of complex regulatory changes has direct impact on any Organization’s reputation and ultimately impacts business as well. “Being Compliant” – is often the mantra followed by most Banking Organization.

Outsourcing the translation of your e-learning courses? Get the prep work right

CommLab India

As an e-learning vendor with 15 years of experience and translation expertise, we at CommLab suggest you outsource your translation services to a vendor who has the required expertise to produce multiple language versions of e-learning courses.

Why You Need to Connect with Your Peers in the E-Learning Community

Rapid eLearning

You’ll expand your support network and build your expertise (and eventually your reputation among your peers). She also freely shares her expertise by answering questions, doing tutorials, and making her source files and assets available for free.

I Believe in the Value of Sharing

Tom Spiglanin

The value to the individual is closely tied to his or her workplace identity: enhancing reputation, demonstrating a dedication to the organization’s mission, and building influence, to name a few. As a workplace professional, I believe strongly in the value of sharing.

The four responsibilities of the learning professional

Clive on Learning

They are simply not trusted as they should be to apply their technical expertise in solving problems that in practice are beyond the reach of the lay person.

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How Onboarding Drives Employee Engagement


The hospital had a strong reputation and was a ranked in the Top Ten Hospitals in the US. Onboarding was a perpetual pursuit, not a one-time event; new employees were expected to use their expertise and experience, but could always reach out for a helping hand.

10 Tools and Services For Successful Business Presentations

Your Training Edge

Plagtracker – No business needs to ruin their reputation by stealing someone else’s hard work. Otherwise, you chance ruining your reputation and overall future business success. His expertise includes education, marketing, freelancing.

To be or not to be Moodle

eLearning 24-7

What you get is a customized version of Moodle, but you can still go into the code and tweak it yourself – if you have that expertise. It has a reputation for poor documentation. Thus, you need to have the expertise and knowledge to do it. Right now you are probably in one of three camps when it comes to open source LMSs, specifically Moodle: Huge fan and most likely have it. Not a fan of it. Thinking of soup, I mean Noodles!

Moodle 101

The State of E-Learning in Australia in 2012

Connect Thinking

But these models are hard to find from reputable e-learning providers, or are prone to budget blow-out. Question from a client: We’re an organisation of about 1000 people and we don’t have any e-learning. How far behind are we?

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The State of E-Learning in Australia in 2012

Connect Thinking

But these models are hard to find from reputable e-learning providers, or are prone to budget blow-out. Question from a client: We’re an organisation of about 1000 people and we don’t have any e-learning. How far behind are we?

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Creation of Value and Intangible Assets: the Paradigm Shift

Learning Wire

Brand reputation. The financial officer has a long tradition of professional integrity, recognized expertise in the meticulous analysis of pertinent information, a long-established collaboration with data scientists, and a global vision of business that incorporates all stakeholders.

Do You Know How to Create an Actionable Learning Strategy?

CLO Magazine

Learning resources include: Skilled trainers: Each trainer may have specialized competencies or areas of expertise. Their expertise can be incorporated into learning programs. Part of the learning leader’s job is to develop organizational learning strategies.

A Three-Step Process for Becoming an E-Learning Pro

Rapid eLearning

This next one is all about connecting with others, building your reputation, and demonstrating your expertise. That’s where people will see your expertise. A great way to build your reputation is to present at industry conferences and workshops.

10 Tips to Earn Money as an eLearning Professional


Whether it’s designing live training events for corporations or creating content as a subject matter expert , knowing your niche inside and out allows you to capitalize on your expertise and experience.

4 Types of Videos for Learning

Visual Lounge

When executed well, an interview can capture sincerity, expertise, passion, and motive–not just information. Finally, identify an interviewer who can move the conversation and draw out the passion and expertise from your expert.

What Does It Take to Find a Mentor in a Startup?

CLO Magazine

They’ll need to determine whether the mentee is approaching them because of their reputation, or because they need help in a specific area where they have expertise. Mentoring isn’t easy. It can be, if both parties are engaged and invested, but that’s often not the case.

Is Too Much Collaboration a Bad Thing?


These employees, due to their exceptional skill or experience and general good will, are pulled in for feedback, sometimes in areas where they don’t need to be or have expertise. They have a reputation for being capable and willing to help, so other teams constantly reach out to them for help and advice. Most companies that employ collaborative practices can probably tell you that they see many of collaboration’s benefits.

Colorful Consulting: Lessons from Larry

Allison Rossett

He oozed expertise through silent review, questions, comments and reputation. Today I learned about consulting from a surprising source. It began at lunch yesterday, when my usually positive pal Ellie remarked that my hair wasn’t looking so great. I think the word she used was listless. The cut was fine. But she wondered about the color. What was up with the color? In order to tell this story I have to admit that I’ve been throwing color at my hair for years.

A Fresh Look at Personal Branding


Most people have a sense of their self and their reputation; however, it’s the most reputable people who actively manage their brand with others.

Leadership Equals Influence and Influence Requires Power

Training Industry

Sometimes the easiest way to come to grips with the concept of legitimate power is to think in terms of “should” or “ought”: “She should be able to give me some useful insight on my challenges, because she is a salesperson from a reputable company with a high-value brand.” “He The more you study and gain relevant experience, the more subject matter expertise you inevitably gain.

5 Reasons to Implement E-Learning

Connect Thinking

E-Learning options – mobile productivity apps for staff in the field, social networks that help people find the expertise they need, knowledge refreshers delivered via webinar , and procedural “how to” videos.

Should you outsource your content development?


Do you have the required subject matter expertise in-house? But if the content needed is pretty generic, or the third party contracted has greater expertise, outsourcing may be the most efficient option.

The Inaugural Jay Cross Memorial Award goes to ….

Jane Hart

The Jay Cross Memorial Award is given to professionals who continuously welcome challenges at the cutting edge of their expertise and are convincing and effective advocates of a humanistic approach to workplace learning and performance. Reposted from the Internet Time Alliance website.

Looking ‘Under the Hood’ of MOOCs

e-Learning Academy

I don’t have expertise advising large educational institutions. I can only surmise reputation is a main motivator, and so a positive student experience is paramount.

UL Acquires EduNeering from Kaplan

Kapp Notes

It looks like EduNeering, the leader in compliance-based learning has been acquired by UL, a global independent safety science company offering expertise across five key strategic businesses: Product Safety, Environment, Life & Health, Knowledge Services and Verification Services. “UL affords us an extraordinary growth platform of global resources, reputation and social mission that will bear fruit for our team and customers alike.”

5 Reasons Why Outsourcing Corporate E-Learning is a Smart Move


Higher Expertise. Hiring a reputable e-learning localization agency is the next step to take in order to get the desired results. This is not a very common practice, however, most reputable companies will agree to that.

Development: The Link between IT and Productivity

CLO Magazine

If not, third-party resources are available to gauge employees’ areas of IT expertise so managers know their strengths and weaknesses in application. In the IT business world, time is money — and money wasted due to lost productivity is one of the most common challenges companies face today.