Social Learning: Current Trends and Future Challenges?

Workforce Development
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No discussion on learning innovation could possibly leave out social learning. This form of learning is fast becoming mainstream as interactions at work increasingly replicate those in our social lives. “Social collaboration is one of the most natural and effective ways people have used to share and apply knowledge, so it is common sense that […]

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Five Olympic-Sized Training Lessons for Corporations

The Business of Learning
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As an avid watcher of both the summer and winter Olympic Games, I often find myself inspired by the stories of these athletes and the sacrifices they make in order to realize their dreams of someday becoming Olympic champions. For training experts, the games also represent an opportunity to explore the traits that make people […]

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In High-Stress Environments, Group Emotional Intelligence is Often the Difference Between Success and Failure

The Business of Learning
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Whether you are referring to athletics or business, you often hear that winning begins with building a cohesive team, not just collecting the best talent. The goal of every successful coach or manager is to build a team of individuals that can anticipate one another’s moves and operate as a seamless unit. This is one […]

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With Changes in Healthcare Looming: The Time for Training is Now

The Business of Learning
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Increased market pressures in healthcare are encouraging medical systems more than ever to shift their focus from episodic to managed care, reduce the number and frequency of re-admissions, and drastically reduce costs. It’s a big undertaking – and training will be one of the critical factors for success as it allows providers to improve across […]

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Our Mission: Maximize the Value and Efficiency of Your Training

The Business of Learning
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As the global workforce continues to evolve and the competition for labor with specialized skillsets intensifies, companies are turning more and more to training solutions that increase the value and efficiency of its workforce. Whether they are mission critical roles where failure is not an option such as airline pilots or trauma surgeons, or assembly […]

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Top 5 Reasons to Invest in Employee Training

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Top 5 Reasons to Invest in Employeefinal Training – Slideshow FINAL More PowerPoint presentations from Lauren

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Why Apprenticeships and Vocational Training are Key to Sustaining Excellence in the Auto Industry

Workforce Development
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While some may be familiar with the term apprentice by the popular television show launched by Donald Trump in 2004, its roots have proven much more significant throughout history in ensuring knowledge is passed along to the next generation of workers. Since the Middle Ages, apprenticeships have served valuable roles in teaching the skills learned […]

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