Monthly Archives: September 2011

Engaging Participants 2: Pre-Training Engagement

The most common definition of engagement refers to the classroom, whether it’s the live classroom, the virtual live classroom, or the virtual classroom. Plus, engagement also typically refers to our materials, our quick reference guides, and our just-in-time learning interventions. … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Posts, Training | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Engaging Participants 2: Pre-Training Engagement

Engaging Participants 1: Keys to Engagement

To begin our examination of engaging training participants, it’s necessary to look at the overall keys to engaging the adult learner. Regardless of where your training takes you or your participants, it’s a good idea to keep your eyes on … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Posts, Training | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Engaging Participants 1: Keys to Engagement

What is the Message?

I was asked by my son, who is a recent graduate from Syracuse University, what is the message of my blogs. I did not know how to initially answer him. Finally, the answer arrived. My personal message is Optimism. Optimism … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Posts, Leadership | Tagged , , | Comments Off on What is the Message?

Challenging the Leadership Bench in Tough Times

It seems that the economic news gets worse each day. Many organizations are faced with constant challenges ranging from job cuts to budget cuts to major changes in structure and delivery. Training and talent management can fall to the bottom … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Posts, Leadership | Tagged , | Comments Off on Challenging the Leadership Bench in Tough Times

Masters in Finance HQ

    I have come across a great resource for individuals seeking to advance their educations with a Masters Degree in Finance.  This particular resource lists all known (always subject to change) universities that offer programs with an emphasis in … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Posts | Comments Off on Masters in Finance HQ

Leadership Tools for Small Business

Leadership is a concept that is sometimes identified only with large organizations, but don’t be fooled by this assumption. Leaders are present in every organization, at every level, and this includes small business. As a small business leader, you are … Continue reading

Posted in Featured Posts, Leadership | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Leadership Tools for Small Business