Do you work in a course factory? Do you care?

Do you work in a course factory?

Are you a cog in the course factory, or are you a performance consultant? Does it matter? Learn more.

How to respond to learning-style believers

Accordion learning style

Why do people continue to believe in debunked learning styles? Let’s look at why the belief is appealing and how we can respond to the believers on our team. Learn more.

Write a strong goal: Sell it to Scrooge

Sell your goal to Scrooge

Can Bob the training guy get $40,000 to develop his course? Find out how a strong goal can justify your project and focus your design. Learn more.

How to be a learning mythbuster

Be a learning mythbuster

Do your stakeholders insist on believing in myths like learning styles? Here’s how to bust some myths. Learn more.

3 ways to save gobs of time when designing training

3 ways to save time in training design

Do they want it yesterday? Here are three ways to save a lot of time when you’re designing training. Learn more.

How to kick off a project and avoid an info dump

Factory worker

Do you feel like you’re an assembly line worker in a course factory, expected to crank out training on demand? Break free of the assembly line with a strong kickoff meeting that puts you in charge. Learn more.

How to create a training goal in 2 quick steps

How to create a goal

A measurable business goal is a great way to focus your training and show how your work helps your organization. Here’s how to create one. Learn more.

Three simple but powerful ways to get love from your leaders

3 ways to get L&D love

Business leaders love their L&D departments! Well, maybe 20 percent of them do, according to surveys. Here are three ways to get real business results and win the love you deserve. Read more.

Learning & development people unite!

L&D manifesto

We, the downtrodden and ignored learning and development professionals of the world, hereby shake off the shackles of convention and obedience and proclaim the arrival of a new order! Read more.

Is training really the answer? Ask the flowchart.

Is training really the answer?

Is training really the best solution to a problem? Often, no. Here’s a flowchart that will help you identify what will really work, whether it’s a job aid, a workflow improvement, training, or something else. Read more.

Scenario design online course

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