Association for Talent Development

The World’s Largest Talent Development Association

Upcoming Webcasts

  • Healthcare IS Another Language

    Tuesday, August 4, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Carol Heiberger, Owner, ExecuSpeak Dictionary

    Healthcare literacy is a major issue. According to the healthcare industry's own data, 90 percent of the U.S. population is healthcare illiterate. How can this be? Why aren’t plain-English initiatives and writing to the sixth to eighth grade level helping to resolve this? Carol Heiberger has d... More »

  • Employee Engagement Best Practices at NRC

    Wednesday, August 5, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Jody Hudson, Chief Learning Officer, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

    Employee engagement is more important now than ever in the federal government. As agency budgets continue to be constrained, there are fewer resources available to perform increasing work demands. Tapping into people’s discretionary effort through higher levels of employee engagement is critic... More »

    Sponsored by: Blackboard
  • Personalized Learning: Overcoming the Learning and Development Engagement Problem

    Thursday, August 6, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Cheryl Lasse, Managing Partner, SkillDirector and Stuart Rogers, CEO, SkillDirector

    Two daunting trends—the increasing skills gap and the lack of employee engagement—are affecting the perception of learning and development (L&D) in organizations. Employees, managers, and executives are becoming increasingly disengaged from the L&D department and its offerings. I... More »

    Sponsored by: SkillDirector
  • The Agile Advantages for Reducing Common Learning Development Pain Points

    Tuesday, August 11, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Richard Sites, Vice President, Training and Marketing, Allen Interactions

    You see potential in good design. You can change behavior, drive results, decrease errors, and improve engagement. But even the best designs are jeopardized if the process lacks the ability to support them. A great learning design driven by a flawed process can create havoc, such as: missed milesto... More »

  • This Back-to-School Season, Get Your Learners Out of the Classroom

    Wednesday, August 12, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Meagan Timney, Head of Product Research, Inkling

    It’s that time of year: Students are saying goodbye to summer and heading back to the classroom. However, the opposite is true of your training programs. Now is the time to take your learners out of the traditional or virtual classroom. In this session, we’ll explore why the modern workf... More »

    Sponsored by: Inkling
  • How to Measure the Success of Leadership Development

    Monday, August 17, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Patti Phillips, President and CEO, ROI Institute

    Harvard Business Review's July/August issue cover story, "It's Time to Blow Up HR and Build Something New,” says it all: Investments in people need to drive value. With a $15 billion price tag, this holds true especially for leadership development. Join Patti Phillips, president and CEO of the... More »

  • Navigating the Hardest Part of the Sale: How Your Team Can Secure and Manage Sales Appointments Successfully

    Tuesday, August 18, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Dan McGrath, Vice President of Client Development , COACH MEdia and Ed Medeiros, Vice President, Gartner

    All too often, sales leaders and trainers focus on objection handling to help reps close deals. In reality, the most important negotiations occur at the beginning of the sales process. In this webcast, you will learn about two of the most important negotiations in the sales process—securing an... More »

    Sponsored by: Coach MEdia
  • 6 Powerful Strategies for Women to Thrive at Work

    Wednesday, August 19, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    Setbacks frequently are a part of the career journey for women. While women make up roughly half of the world’s workforce, the vast majority of senior leaders across industry sectors are male. To have a successful career, women need to anticipate, navigate, and learn from the challenges they e... More »

    Sponsored by: International Coach Federation
  • Moving Your Training From Live to Virtual

    Wednesday, August 26, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Ginger Ackerman, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Jigsaw

    This webcast will be a review on how to effectively move from traditional live training to a virtual environment without losing the impact of your training program. Attendees will learn: how to lead dynamic virtual training why virtual learning can be more effective than traditional live training w... More »

    Sponsored by: Jigsaw
  • Creating a Patients First Culture: How the Cleveland Clinic Produced Lasting, Sustainable Change

    Thursday, August 27, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    “Patients first” is the guiding principle of the Cleveland Clinic; the organization strives to provide outstanding and compassionate care and service. But creating the kind of culture capable of delivering such comprehensive service was a process years in the making. When the Cleveland C... More »

  • 5 Steps to Making Your Virtual Classroom Mobile and Social

    Friday, August 28, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Jennifer Hofmann, InSync Training

    In today’s hyper-networked virtual, global, and mobile workplace, organizations are beginning to rely on informal learning using social networks and mobile technologies. This makes sense. Social media provides rich resources for informal learning outside the classroom as well as supplemental l... More »

  • Leadership and Development: Tools for High Performance

    Wednesday, September 2, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Tatiana Sehring, Director of Corporate and Strategic Relationships, American Public University

    Most leaders and organizations today seek to drive higher performance. However, very few of them take into consideration that employees have higher expectations for their leaders, which go beyond the single focus of making a profit: incorporating conscious culture, meaningful purpose, empowerment, a... More »

    Sponsored by: American Public University System
  • Data Driven: How Performance Analytics Delivers Extraordinary Sales Results

    Tuesday, September 8, 2015 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

    By: Jenny Dearborn, Chief Learning Officer and Senior Vice President, SAP

    Data are the future for every functional area of your organization, but in sales they’re more vital than ever before. The story of data is the story of business change, and if you are not up to speed, you’re about to be left behind. In this webcast, Jenny Dearborn, chief learning officer... More »

  • Turning Sales Managers Into Great Coaches

    Thursday, September 10, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Norman Behar, Managing Director and CEO, Sales Readiness Group and Ray Makela, Managing Director, Sales Readiness Group

    High-performing sales managers have a profound impact on a company's bottom-line sales results. But too often training initiatives focus on salespeople and not a company’s front-line sales management team. Join us for an interactive webinar as Norman Behar and Ray Makela of the Sales Readiness... More »

    Sponsored by: Sales Readiness Group
  • Think Like an Extraordinary Leader: Developing a Mindset for Results

    Monday, September 14, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Kim Ades, President and Founder, Frame of Mind Coaching

    As a leader, your thinking has a greater impact on your team and your business results than any other factor. This is why examining and sharpening your thinking is vital for attaining outstanding levels of success. The process requires you to understand how your thinking has both propelled you forwa... More »

  • How to Get Started in Talent Development

    Monday, September 21, 2015 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

    By: Marilyn Feldstein, Career Coach and Professional Speaker, Career Choices Unlimited, Inc.

    Are you thinking about a career in talent development? How do you know if this field is a good fit? How do you decide? Whom should you speak with? If these are your questions, then attend this webcast to learn more about the field and how people from all walks of life have become successful talent d... More »

  • Is CPLP Certification Right for You?

    Tuesday, September 22, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Jennifer Naughton, Senior Director, ATD and Diane Daly, Senior Project Manager, ATD

    Join ATD Certification Institute staff Jennifer Naughton and Diane Daly for an overview of the Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP) program. This webcast is intended for individuals trying to decide if the CPLP program aligns with their career goals and who want to learn more ab... More »

  • Creating a Culture of Accountability in Healthcare

    Wednesday, September 30, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Michael Patterson, Partner, PSP

    True and sustainable accountability cannot be imposed on others through regulations, protocols, or management edicts. Real accountability comes from within each person and reflects individual values and purpose. It’s a choice. Creating a culture where this kind of accountability is the norm do... More »

    Sponsored by: Core Strengths
  • From The Mouths Of Millennials: Priceless Tips For Managers

    Tuesday, October 6, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Malati Shinazy, Catalyst/Consultant/Facilitator, Pacific Leadership Consultants

    Big data can give us demographic numbers to crunch and analyze. But that’s not enough for us to be the most effective managers we can for our Millennial employees. Listen to what they are saying: What is on their minds? What is important to them now? How can we break the 1.5-year-average rete... More »

  • Learner Engagement in the Modern Classroom

    Friday, October 16, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Jennifer Hofmann, InSync Training

    Engaging learners has always been a challenge. Not only has training evolved into a blended learning model, the modern classroom is influenced by multicultural cohorts, a mobile workforce, and social networking tools. Managing these influences and integrating them into a blended program requires pla... More »

  • 12 Ways to Provide Better Feedback

    Wednesday, October 21, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Marc Ratcliffe, CEO, MRWED Group

    From the classroom to the boardroom, feedback is a vital component of communication and effective talent development. Most people in the workplace suffer from a lack of performance feedback, yet feedback is essential in supporting candidate progress and improvement. Feedback is the cheapest, most po... More »

    Sponsored by: International Coach Federation
  • What Fits Where? Maximizing Blended Learning by Choosing the Right Tools

    Friday, December 4, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    By: Jennifer Hofmann, InSync Training

    Blended learning is the ubiquitous term for using a variety of instructional delivery media to achieve a particular outcome—but how do you decide what to put in the blender? How do you know when to use classroom, e-learning, virtual classroom, mobile and social technologies, or one of the othe... More »

Past Webcasts

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