Association for Talent Development

The World’s Largest Talent Development Association

Upcoming Webcasts

  • ATD Research: Global Trends in Talent Development

    Thursday, October 8, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Maria Ho, Research Analyst, ATD and Wei Wang, Director of International Relations, ATD

    ATD Research and ATD International recently embarked on their first truly global assessment of talent development outlooks, resources, and practices. ATD research analyst Maria Ho and ATD International director Wei Wang will be presenting some important findings from this research, which is compiled... More »

    Sponsored by: Lynda.com
  • Global Virtual Teams: How Talent Leaders Enhance Results

    Friday, October 9, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Marjorie Derven, Founder, HUDSON Research & Consulting

    It is increasingly necessary for employees to work on virtual teams, where all or some team members are geographically dispersed during their careers. Globalization, matrix structures, flexible work arrangements, and contingent workforces contribute to this trend. The stakes are high for such teams... More »

  • A Modified Agile Approach to Project Management

    Wednesday, October 14, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Sheri Weppel, Director, Training and E-Learning Development, GP Strategies Corporation

    The concept of Agile is appealing in a training initiative, but not always successful in implementation. How can we be more agile in our project management techniques to increase the speed of the design and development process while protecting our timeline and budget? This webcast will focus on a mo... More »

    Sponsored by: GP Strategies
  • Sales Training That Maximizes Your Sales Kickoff

    Thursday, October 15, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Jill Clark, Sales Training Manager, Inkling

    Sales Kickoffs (SKOs) are a widely used event designed to empower sales teams for success. However, these events can quickly become an endless parade of PowerPoint presentations that overwhelm salespeople with knowledge they cannot retain. The result? A big, expensive event with minimal impact on pr... More »

    Sponsored by: Inkling
  • 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 »

  • Beyond Happy: Women, Work, and Well-Being

    Monday, October 19, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Beth Cabrera, Senior Scholar, Cabrera Insights

    Demanding, inflexible workplaces are negatively affecting everyone’s well-being. Women have an especially hard time because they have to add household and caregiving responsibilities to their list. After surveying and interviewing hundreds of women, Beth Cabrera has come to the conclusion that... More »


    Tuesday, October 20, 2015 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

    By: Allen Partridge, Senior Technology Evangelist, Adobe

    Kick-start your e-learning authoring journey with your fingertips! Yes, it is possible to start storyboarding your ideas on the iPad using Adobe Captivate Draft—the all-new e-learning storyboarding app. Share your storyboards for review and comments, and then import them into Adobe Captivate 9... More »

    Sponsored by: Adobe
  • 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
  • Developing Your Technical Experts Into Organizational Leaders

    Thursday, October 22, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Bob Hewes, Senior Partner, Camden Consulting Group and Alan Patterson, Consultant, Camden Consulting Group

    Developing technical experts into organizational leaders is critical. In today’s changing and competitive business environment, making this shift is ever more important; companies and organizations need this capability and individuals need to grow. By understanding common challenges for this g... More »

  • Think Like an Extraordinary Leader: Developing a Mindset for Results

    Monday, October 26, 2015 12:00pm - 1:00pm 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 Advance Your Career in Government

    Tuesday, October 27, 2015 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

    By: Michelle Carroll, CEO, Carroll Career Consultants, LLC

    If you work for a government entity, your career development needs differ from those in the private sector. Join us for a special members-only Ask-a-Coach webcast with career coach Michelle Carroll. Michelle will answer common questions that she hears from government employees, as well as queries po... More »

  • 6 Ways Virtual Onboarding Can Engage, Equip, and Energize New Hires

    Wednesday, October 28, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Tom Masotto, Vice President of Virtual Learning Strategy, ON24

    Does your onboarding program leave your employees energized and excited? Or do they see it as a boring chore? Would you like your new hire onboarding to be more interactive and engaging? An effective onboarding program is critical to help new hires add value quickly and become productive members of... More »

    Sponsored by: ON24
  • 3 Keys to Creating Business-Aligned Learning

    Thursday, October 29, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Amelia Salyers, Senior Content Strategist, Inkling and Veronica Thompson, Technical Process Designer, Inkling

    Businesses today are changing faster than ever. You need a learning strategy and technologies that can keep up with that pace, ensuring your teams are successful and business leaders are satisfied. The hard part? Coming up with the right strategy for your business that makes critical tools like mobi... More »

    Sponsored by: Inkling
  • Leveraging Your Degree in Talent Development

    Friday, October 30, 2015 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

    By: Barbara Seifert, Committed to Your Success Coaching and Alan De Back, Principal, Alan De Back Learning & Communications

    You’ve made the commitment to pursue a degree in the talent development field at the undergraduate, graduate, or doctoral level. Your hard work will pay dividends down the road in terms of your job prospects, pay, and marketability. How can you best leverage your academic credentials to advanc... More »

  • Maximizing the Effectiveness of Sales Training

    Tuesday, November 3, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

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

    Companies spend about $20 billion a year on various forms of sales training. Yet many sales leaders report low return on investment from their sales training initiatives. So how can you ensure that your investment in sales training is producing great results? Join us for this complimentary webcast a... More »

    Sponsored by: Sales Readiness Group
  • Training Design Basics

    Wednesday, November 4, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    By: Saul Carliner, Associate Professor, Concordia University-Dept of Educ.

    Since the boom of e-learning, informal learning, and social learning, the learning environment landscape has changed dramatically and now offers a wide array of options for supporting knowledge and skill development at work. In this webcast, learning strategist Catherine Lombardozzi will describe pr... More »

  • Develop an Actionable Competency Model in Weeks!

    Thursday, November 5, 2015 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST

    By: Cheryl Lasse, Managing Partner, SkillDirector

    Think you don't have time to create competency models for the jobs you support? We'll show you an Agile methodology for getting them built in a way most likely to be embraced and made actionable. Competency models provide a baseline that tells you what skill gaps exist and what development activitie... More »

    Sponsored by: SkillDirector
  • Leading Employee Development Conversations

    Friday, November 6, 2015 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST

    By: David Hosmer, Leadership and Organizational Development Lead, Thermo Fisher Scientific

    As managers, we are expected to hold career and professional development discussions with our employees, although many of us feel ill-equipped for these conversations. Are you unsure how or where to begin with your employees’ development? Do your employee development meetings produce the desir... More »

  • Action Learning for Federal Agencies—How to Make Action Learning Work for You

    Thursday, November 12, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    Action learning is an innovative problem-solving methodology that promotes the use of reflective questioning and processes in addressing organizational problems while developing individual leadership competencies. By using action learning, agencies harness intellectual power in building integrated t... More »

    Sponsored by: American University
  • Using DiSC as a Training Tool in the Workplace

    Tuesday, November 17, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    By: Kristen Crockett, Manager of Training, Radio One

    This webcast will provide an overview of the DiSC assessment tool and provide tips on how to implement DiSC in your organization. Attendees will learn: • Improved communication skills using DiSC Assessment • Learner impact from teams and organization • Tips for creating organizationa... More »

  • 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 »

  • Ask-a-Coach: Advancing Your Career in Human Capital

    Friday, December 11, 2015 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST

    By: Suzanne Stadlman Anctil, Consultant, Wiseyes

    Do your career development needs get sidelined while you help others in your organization? Have you ever wished for a coach who could help you with your own career development issues? Attend a special members-only Ask-a-Coach webcast with top-notch career coach Suzanne Stadlman Anctil, who is intima... More »

  • Building Engagement With Improve

    Wednesday, December 16, 2015 12:00pm - 12:45pm EST

    By: Melissa Smolko, Project Manager, ImprovEdge

    Every talent development leader is concerned about employee engagement and development. Having employees fully tuned into learning new ways to focus on their work and be innovative can launch new products/services; and find new ways to address enhance the customer experience. Learn how to break th... More »

  • State of the Industry

    Thursday, December 17, 2015 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST

    By: Maria Ho, Research Analyst, ATD

    The State of the Industry report is ATD’s definitive review of training and development trends. In this webcast, ATD research analyst Maria Ho will discuss learning benchmarking data from ATD’s State of the Industry report from 2007 to present. will explore trends in key learning metrics... More »

    Sponsored by: Capella
  • ATD TechKnowledge® 2016 Newcomers Orientation Webcast

    Wednesday, January 6, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    By: Diane Elkins, President, Artisan E-Learning

    Whether you are a first-time attendee or seasoned TechKnowledge® Conference participant, let us help you develop your conference game plan! Join us for the 2016 TechKnowledge® Orientation Webcast to jump start your conference planning by learning about key activities during the conference, t... More »

  • Learners of the Future

    Thursday, January 28, 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST

    By: Carol Morrison, Senior Research Analyst, i4cp

    Envisioning the future of organizational learning and training calls on learning leaders to artfully apply business savvy, learning know-how, and sheer imagination. When the Association for Talent Development (ATD) and the Institute for Corporate Productivity (i4cp) partnered to explore the topic of... More »

    Sponsored by: Klick, Inc.
  • State of the Industry

    Tuesday, February 23, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST

    By: Maria Ho, Research Analyst, ATD

    The State of the Industry report is ATD's definitive review of training and development trends. In this webcast, ATD research analyst Maria Ho will discuss learning benchmarking data from ATD's State of the Industry report from 2007 to present. will explore trends in key learning metrics, including:... More »

    Sponsored by: Capella
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