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Why Is Training and Development a Client-Focused Profession?

Find out from the person who literally wrote the competency,  ouise Grummitt, Managing Partner of one of Canada’s leading instructional design firms and who is profiled in Chapter 8 of the newly published book, An Overview of Training and Development: … Continue reading

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How well do you know ADDIE?

(Really?) Take the self-assessment at the end of Chapter 4 of the newly published book, An Overview of Training and Development: Why Training Matters.

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Don’t Forget: Participate in Survey about the Marketing of Training Programs, Products, and Services

Training and Development Colleagues. If you have not yet participated, you can still participate in the Training magazine survey of the ways that training and development professionals promote their programs, services, and products. Our survey is open until October 3, … Continue reading

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Reminder: Participate in Survey about the Marketing of Training Programs, Products, and Services

Training and Development Colleagues. Last week, you might have noticed my invitation to participate in Training Magazine’s survey of the ways that training and development professionals working both internally and externally promote their programs, services, and products. The results provide … Continue reading

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By October 3: Participate in Survey about the Marketing of Training Programs, Products, and Services

Training and Development Colleagues. Whether you work internally or externally, promoting the programs, services, and products prepared by your organization plays a role in its success. But how do training and development professionals actually promote—or market—their programs, products, and services? … Continue reading

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Study of Contractors in Learning and Development in Canada

  An announcement in French  follows. Can you also please share with your contacts who might meet the characteristic sought for this study? Dear Colleague: Do you work as a contractor in Learning and Development in Canada—either contracting yourself with … Continue reading

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eMail in the Enterprise

  In his article in LesAffaires.com, reporter Julien Brault explores the growing frustrations with email in organizations and how different groups are responding to it. (And for what it’s worth, I’m quoted.) Check it out at: http://www.lesaffaires.com/archives/generale/maudit-courriel/551557

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September 19, 2012: Presentation of Study on the Job of the Performance Consultant

Please join my students and I as we present the results of our study on the job of the performance consultant to the Montreal Chapter of the Canadian Society for Training and Development (CSTD): Wednesday, September 19 6-8:30 pm John … Continue reading

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