Deliver the Training that your Talent Wants

by RPS June 26, 2015 Friday 5

Each Friday, RPS highlights five popular news stories from the world of training professionals. Visit our blog each week to see which stories were trending amongst your industry peers. Harvard Business Review 75% of Cross-Functional Teams Are Dysfunctional by Behnam Tabrizi When I was in the midst of researching what caused cross-functional teams to succeed […]

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MLearning, Gamification and Performance Analytics: Today’s Training and Development Needs

by Nathalie Bloomfield June 26, 2015 Observations from the Road

Our takeaways from ATD 2015, MLearnCon and Performance Support Symposium Our team at Raytheon Professional Services (RPS) has been busy traveling over the past few months, frequently attending conferences where we engaged with and learned alongside industry leaders. The latest string of events included ATD’s International Conference and Exposition, MLearnCon and Performance Support Symposium. The […]

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Increase Your Organization’s Learning ROI

by RPS June 19, 2015 Friday 5

Each Friday, RPS highlights five popular news stories from the world of training professionals. Visit our blog each week to see which stories were trending amongst your industry peers. Training Zone What destroys L&D’s ROI faster than anything else by Alexis Kingsbury ROI is super important for businesses, and individuals too. It makes sense – […]

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Understanding the State of High Consequence Training – [Slideshare]

by Tracy Cox June 16, 2015 Observations from the Road

Our recent study with Training Industry which surveyed 152 organizations across a variety of industries resulted in some interesting insights about high consequence training. We created this slideshow to share some of the key learnings with you. Of note, please consider these three takeaways: 71 percent of organizations surveyed self-identified their company (or select departments) […]

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Introduce a Growth Mindset Into Your Organization

by RPS June 12, 2015 Friday 5

Each Friday, RPS highlights five popular news stories from the world of training professionals. Visit our blog each week to see which stories were trending amongst your industry peers. Harvard Business Review Improve Your Ability to Learn by J.P. Flaum and Becky Winkler On the surface, John looked like the perfect up-and-coming executive to lead […]

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Elearning: Creating Dynamic Training Programs for Dynamic Learners

by RPS June 11, 2015 Training

E-learning is a familiar buzzword in the world of training and development. It is inherently convenient, and can be defined as the use of leveraging electronic technology to serve a variety of employee training needs — across locations. Its popularity likely stems from the fact that organizations using e-learning have seen ROI when implementing these tools and […]

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The Importance of a Learning Culture

by RPS June 5, 2015 Friday 5

Each Friday, RPS highlights five popular news stories from the world of training professionals. Visit our blog each week to see which stories were trending amongst your industry peers. Harvard Business Review Developing Employees Who Think for Themselves by Francesca Gino and Bradley Staats When we talk to managers about what their workers are lacking, […]

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Building Employee Engagement in Your Organization

by RPS May 29, 2015 Friday 5

Each Friday, RPS highlights five popular news stories from the world of training professionals. Visit our blog each week to see which stories were trending amongst your industry peers. ATD The Mobile Learning Landscape 2015 by Maria Ho Mobile devices are everywhere, with 64 percent of American adults owning a smartphone and 42 percent owning […]

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Be Bold: Reinventing HR for a Shifting Workforce

by Nathalie Bloomfield May 27, 2015 Observations from the Road

Our takeaways from Bersin by Deloitte’s Impact 2015 The team at Raytheon Professional Services (RPS), recently attended Bersin by Deloitte’s Impact 2015 in Miami where we networked with some of the industry’s thought leaders and participated in meaningful discussions around the need to evolve HR strategies for today’s modern workforce. Josh Bersin, principal and founder […]

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Enter a Digital World of Learning

by RPS May 22, 2015 Friday 5

Each Friday, RPS highlights five popular news stories from the world of training professionals. Visit our blog each week to see which stories were trending amongst your industry peers. ATD 5 Must-Have Features of a Virtual Classroom by Amy Thorton To be sure, today’s virtual classroom tools offer many bells and whistles. But unless your […]

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