Category: Business

Making the Business Case for Learning

How to Master Your Internal Budgeting Process As a learning and performance improvement leader, you understand the critical role the Learning and Development (L&D) Department has in shaping a skilled and motivated workforce. However, gaining the necessary support when budgeting for initiatives can be a challenging task. With the annual budget season fast approaching for […]

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Beyond the Request for Training

Five Considerations for L&D Professionals Working internally It’s not too uncommon for the “Training Department” to be perceived as an order-taker: “I need X training, so our sales increase;” “Just create training on how do x.” Your internal customers want what they want and aren’t shy about asking for it directly. How do you handle […]

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The New Watercooler Chat

Six Best Practices to Stay Connected in a Virtual World It’s been a year since many employees started working remotely. While the main push from clients has been to convert in-person instructor-led courses to virtual to accommodate a remote workforce, interestingly, I’ve also been working with a few clients to create wellness and mindful work […]

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Networking In A Virtual World

Tips for Feeling Connected In an Isolating Time Whether you’re looking to grow professionally, change jobs, or stay relevant in a virtual world, here are a few practical tips I’ve discovered to help make the most of networking and professional association events and feel connected during this potentially isolating time. Prior to the Event Reach […]

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