Are you planning a transition to training? A Subject Matter Expert who's fallen in love with the talent development field, but want exposure to the best practices of seasoned practitioners?
The Road from Occupational Therapist to Total Trainerby Geri Lopker
"What I discovered was that I really did not know anything about adult learning, about creating learner-centered training and materials, about sequencing learning activities that balanced the cognitive load…I could go on and on about what I did NOT know! Therefore, I set out to learn and stop putting my audience to sleep! I fell in love with the learning and development profession, and 30 years later, I am a trainer of trainers and instructional designers."
California sunlight, sweet Calcutta rain, to get web meeting design right -- the model remains the same.by Paul Venderley
"Over the years the concept of training people from afar has evolved from correspondence school to the televised classroom to webinars and most recently to mobile learning.
Its appeal: getting information to a dispersed audience at a fraction of the cost. Its challenges: getting information to a removed audience in a way that will stick.
How does curriculum design differ between webinar-based training and classroom-based training?
My answer: it shouldn’t."