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May
29

Inspire Employee Learning

TrainingPros is excited to present our June webinar -- #LearnLikeAnOwner: Inspire employees to #MakeTimeForLearning with guest speaker Pamay Bassey, Chief Learning Officer at the Kraft Heinz Company. In this webinar, Pamay will discuss simple and tactical ways to create an organizational learning movement, how to model lifelong learning and to harness the power of learning. We hope you can join us. Register below:

  • Topic: #LearnLikeAnOwner: Inspire employees to #MakeTimeForLearning
  • Date: Thursday, June 25, 2020
  • Time: 2:00 pm ET (60 minute session)
  • Cost: Free, but space is limited. Please register early
  • Speaker: Pamay Bassey, Chief Learning Officer at the Kraft Heinz Company
  • Register: #LearnLikeAnOwner: Inspire employees to #MakeTimeForLearning
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Mar
16

Essentials for Virtual Training

Whether you are designing for facilitating classroom or virtual training solutions, the final destination for trainees should be accelerated, sustained transfer of learning. When faced with the challenge of converting classroom to virtual, following these critical 6 steps will ensure you achieve the same learning outcomes as effective instructor-led training programs.

1. Reevaluate learning objectives - Tips To Write Measurable Learning Objectives For Online Training

  • It is always easier to assess whether participants are “getting it” in the classroom. For virtual training, you may have to make a few adjustments.
    Step 1: Review the original ILT objectives to determine if knowledge increase, comprehension, application or analysis was desired learning outcome.
    Step 2: Decide if the learning objectives can be achieved with the virtual platform selected
    Step 3: Consider revising learning activities to achieve same outcomes as classroom-based sessions
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Jan
29

Preparing for College Students

We’re excited to present our first Learning Views webinar in 2020 – “College Students Today Are Your Learners Tomorrow. Are You Ready For Their Expectations?” with Diane Gayeski, Ph.D., internationally recognized thought leader in corporate learning and communications. In this webinar, Diane will share tips to identify the changing profile of college students and how to accommodate their learning environment.

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Apr
24

New Tools for L&D Measurement

John R. Mattox II, Ph.D., principal consultant with Metrics that Matter, a Division of Explorance, recently spoke to a group of Atlanta-area learning leaders about how to measure learning programs for impact and the new technologies that are available to help with the measurement process.

“Training programs should have a measurable impact on learning, application, performance and business outcomes,” Mattox said. “There are many ways to measure these outcomes, but the two most effective ways are impact studies and comparison to standards.”

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Apr
19

Off-the-Shelf Training

The trends in training have been moving away from instructor-led, classroom programs that are developed for a broad audience. Most commercial organization today deploy the majority of their training in eLearning modules that are brief and highly customized. Significant investments are made for on-the-job and just-in-time learning that suits our global and rapidly changing work environments.

So why would TrainingPros continue to offer off-the-shelf training programs? Because these courses give companies of various sizes the solution they may need for a particular need. And the biggest need that gets filled is budgetary. TrainingPros' course catalog has instructor-led training that is proven, high quality, and ready to deploy right away from entry level to management to leadership ranks. And because they are consistently produced and delivered, the per person and course cost is very low.

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