Upcoming Webcasts (2017)

  • Underinvesting in Your First-Time Leaders Will Cost You: Develop Their Skills and Improve Business Results

    Tuesday, August 22, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Paula King, Strategy and Leadership Development Consultant, Capella University

    Skill development doesn’t happen by accident, but targeted, competency-based leadership skill development pays off. This webcast will provide the business case for investing in first-time managers, who, when well prepared, can help you drive meaningful results, improve performance on key metri... More »

    Sponsored by: Capella
  • ATD Research: Onboarding, Engagement and Development

    Wednesday, August 23, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Megan Cole, Research Analyst, ATD and Shauna Robinson, Junior Research Analyst, ATD

    Onboarding, engagement, and development program areas are all essential in talent management, particularly when an organization wants to retain employees. In this webcast, we'll discuss the role that talent development plays in each of these key programs. We'll also discuss the anticipated importanc... More »

    Sponsored by: Paradigm Learning
  • Leadership Lessons From Nelson Mandela

    Friday, August 25, 2017 8:00am - 9:00am EDT

    By: Andre Vermeulen, CEO, Neurolink

    Nelson Mandela is one of the most outstanding moral and political leaders the 21st century has ever seen. His life story is an epic of struggle, learning, and growing. He is a man whose idealism and hope have inspired a world prone to cynicism and pessimism. He once said, “I was in jail for 27... More »

  • How to Get Started with Game Design

    Friday, August 25, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

    By: Sharon Boller, President, Bottom-Line Performances Inc

    As a trainer interested in game design, you know that games are more effective than lectures. You've seen firsthand how immersive games hold learners' interest, helping them explore new skills and experience different points of view. Have you been asked to incorporate learning games into your repert... More »

  • 5 Steps to Less Stress, More Energy, and Remarkable Results at Work

    Monday, August 28, 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Vicki Hess, Founder, Engagement Excelerator

    Are you dealing with the challenges of having to “do more with less”? Who isn’t? This webcast will provide five steps to manage rampant change and be able to gracefully do more with less. The presenter will share stories, anecdotes, and proven ideas for being resilient at work&mdas... More »

  • Engagement Vs. Disengagement: What It Does to Your Company and How to Get Your Managers to Enhance Engagement

    Tuesday, August 29, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Ike Bennion, Product Marketing Manager, Instructure

    Studies show that 45 percent of employees are only partially engaged in their work and 26 percent are completely unplugged. Low engagement leads to low performance, which leads to less success for your organization. So, what is engagement anyway? And how do we get employees to truly engage? This web... More »

    Sponsored by: Bridge
  • Addressing Learner Engagement

    Wednesday, August 30, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

    By: Jesse Novack, Product Evangelist, Adobe

    The question, "why aren't my learners engaged?" is a common one. We hear many reasons, ranging from outdated courses and unusable training tools to learners not being engaged in any aspect of their organization and its culture. In this webcast, we'll discuss common causes of engagement issues and lo... More »

    Sponsored by: Adobe
  • Why CPLP? Hear from Your Peers

    Thursday, August 31, 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Tammy Neale, Chief Learning Officer, Virginia Housing Development Authority; Kyle Perry, Director of Learning & Development, American Farm Bureau Federation; Amy Shilliday; and Holly Batts, Associate Director of Credentialing, ATD

    Are you thinking about pursuing the CPLP credential but aren't sure if you're ready? Are you registered to take the exam, but would like some advice on how to proceed? Are you wondering if the CPLP credential is worth the time and effort? Join us for this interactive webcast with three current CPLPs... More »

  • Using Team Coaching to Maximize Performance

    Tuesday, September 5, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Virginia Bianco-Mathis, Professor, Marymount University and Lisa Nabors, Partner, Strategic Performance Group

    As executive coaching develops into a mature practice, the transfer and use of coaching skills with entire teams is a necessary area of growth. What are the steps and ingredients of team coaching? What are the similarities and differences between team coaching and team building? This webcast covers... More »

    Sponsored by: International Coach Federation
  • The Skillsoft Effect: 3 Metrics and 3 Practices for Showing the Business Value of E-Learning

    Wednesday, September 6, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Laura Rexford, Director, Value Engineering, Skillsoft Corporation

    Sometimes it feels like the hardest part of the e-learning journey is getting a talent project funded so you have the tools you need to help the workforce grow. Once you make the investment, how do you know that it’s paying off so you can continue your excellent work? As the world’s larg... More »

    Sponsored by: Skillsoft
  • Increase Performance and Productivity With Emotional Connectedness

    Thursday, September 7, 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Louis Carter, CEO, Best Practice Institute

    Presenter Louis Carter’s team at Best Practice Institute has proven through academic and practical research that his new theory of "emotional connectedness" is the strongest self-reported indicator of retention and productivity. Until now, there hasn’t been much research on the effect of... More »

  • Designing Learning With Canvas, A Tool to Facilitate Healthcare SMEs' Jobs

    Friday, September 8, 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Flora Alves, DIrector, SG Soluções e Gestão Empresarial

    In this webcast you will learn Trahentem, an innovative tool for learning design in a healthcare context where we are asked to do more with less, better and faster. The Trahentem Methodology for Learning Design Using Canvas is a learning solutions design tool that uses three Canvas models to facilit... More »

  • The Game Plan for Solving Sales Methodology Adoption

    Thursday, September 14, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Ralph Grimse, Partner, The Brevet Group and Brian Williams, Partner, The Brevet Group

    The push for field adoption of sales methodology misses the point. Reps will never embrace a one-size-fits-all focus that comes from most sales processes or messaging rollouts. Even worse, typical methodology implementations can cause real harm to the broader sales enablement strategy. The financial... More »

    Sponsored by: The Brevet Group
  • Emotionally Smart Healthcare

    Friday, September 15, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

    By: Robert Jerus, CLO, Success Dynamics International

    Emotional intelligence is the link that connects healthcare providers to patients. It serves as the intra- and interpersonal skill that improves connection, quality, satisfaction, and patient outcomes. Communication, relationships, and patient experience demand high-quality, dynamic human interactio... More »

  • Harness Neuroscience to Create a Productive Feedback Culture

    Tuesday, September 19, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Josh Davis, Director of Research, The NeuroLeadership Institute and Andee Harris, Chief Engagement Officer, HighGround

    How we react to feedback is a matter of neuroscience. There is a chemical reason why we tend to remember bad experiences over good ones. It’s no wonder that workplace feedback is often demotivating. At the same time, it is well established that sharing more and better feedback can dramatically... More »

    Sponsored by: HighGround

    Wednesday, September 20, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

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

    New technology has drastically changed the way we learn, and employers are incorporating it frequently to more effectively engage their learners and reduce the time and costs of training. In the next 12 months, we’ll continue to see companies rapidly adopting new, innovative forms of learning.... More »

    Sponsored by: ON24
  • Creating the Unstoppable Learning Enterprise

    Thursday, September 21, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Patricia McLagan, CEO, McLagan International

    We have been talking about creating learning organizations since before Peter Senge brought the idea to popular attention in 1990. Now it’s time to get serious about it and bring a new concept of a dynamic enterprise into today’s more technological, global, fast-changing, networked world... More »

  • How Virtual Reality Is Revolutionizing Healthcare

    Friday, September 22, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

    By: Anders Gronstedt, Ph.D, President, The Gronstedt Group, Inc.

    The new generation of virtual reality is promising to revolutionize everything from healthcare training to treatment. Join a webcast packed with demos and case studies to learn about the healthcare applications of this new technology. Virtual reality (VR) brings immersion to new levels—the fee... More »

  • How to Choose the Right Credential

    Monday, September 25, 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Holly Batts, Associate Director of Credentialing, ATD

    Looking for a way to give your career a boost? Earning a credential can help solidify your work experience and knowledge into one package that defines who you are as a professional and where you want to go. As Elaine Biech, talent development professional and noted author, has said, “Certifica... More »

  • Performance Management and the Employee Experience

    Tuesday, September 26, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Bill Schiemann, President & CEO, Metrus Group

    Traditional performance management approaches are broken—they are often not effective in today’s environment of restructurings, mergers, new technologies, shifting goals and resources, and new modes of thinking and working. While organizations are experimenting with different goal settin... More »

  • Leadership Skills for the Future of Work

    Wednesday, September 27, 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Ian Stuart, Director of Learning and Development, Coursera and David Van Kleeck, Professor in the Practice, Rice Center for Engineering Leadership, Rice University

    The world of work is rapidly changing due to technology, globalization, and a new generation of workers. In this changing landscape, the ability to identify and develop capable leaders will be key to business success. However, companies are struggling to see what lies ahead and to help potential lea... More »

    Sponsored by: Coursera
  • Up Is Not the Only Way: Rethinking Career Mobility

    Thursday, September 28, 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Beverly Kaye, CEO, Career Systems International; Lynn Cowart, Vice President for Quality Delivery, Career Systems International; and Lindy Williams, Designer and Senior Consultant, Career Systems International

    Today’s marketplace demands an agile workforce. Organizational structures have become fluid and flexible. As a result, career mobility has emerged as essential for individuals at all levels. No longer is mobility just about assuming the greater responsibilities that come with a promotion. Care... More »

  • How to Ask Great Questions

    Friday, September 29, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

    By: Joe Willmore, President, Willmore Consulting Group

    Regardless of your role—as a chief learning officer, an instructional designer conducting a needs assessment, a trainer facilitating content in the classroom, an executive coach working with a leader, a manager supporting her team, or a performance consultant doing a front-end analysis—a... More »

  • You Say You Want a Revolution? Transform Your Managers!

    Wednesday, October 4, 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Tracey Nawrocki, Director, Manager Development, Root; Rashel Rogers, Leadership Development Consultant, Root; and Dave Croci, Client Solutions Consultant, Root

    Today, a slow evolution isn’t enough. Revolution is where it’s at! And managers make it happen. High-performing companies see their managers differently. Managers can power change—but first, you must unleash their potential. Uncover the simple routines, everyday disrupters, and unc... More »

    Sponsored by: Root Inc.
  • Changing the Perceived Culture of Indifference in Care

    Monday, October 9, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

    By: Jim Cucinotta, CEO, Halo Health International

    The key to patient experience is changing the perceived culture of indifference in care. When the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) and other survey tools are provided to patients, they ask patients about the aspects of their experiences that are important to them. The... More »

  • Cultivating 5 Modern Sales Skills for a High-Value Advantage

    Tuesday, October 10, 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Amy Franko, Founder and President, Impact Instruction Group

    The sales landscape is changing. Is your organization’s team evolving to meet new challenges? To create success, they need modern skillsets and mental models—which touch everything from relationship building and prospecting to growing current customers and positioning their own value and... More »

    Sponsored by: Impact Instruction
  • When High-Performance Dreams Become Training Nightmares

    Thursday, October 12, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    For professionals charged with learning and development projects, there is nothing worse than the realization that a course has brought little back to the organization after all that effort. This webcast will detail best practices for ensuring that a training effort achieves visible return on invest... More »

  • How to Hire Top Performing Salespeople in an Evolving Sales Environment

    Tuesday, October 17, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Jacque Casoni, Director, Account Management , Caliper and Thomas Schoenfelder, PhD., Senior Vice President, Research and Development, Caliper

    The rapidly evolving world of sales is causing significant changes in how companies hire and train their sales force. Because today’s buyers are much more aware of features, benefits, and alternative offerings, salespeople must now add value by conveying much deeper knowledge of the client org... More »

    Sponsored by: Caliper
  • Next Generation E-Learning

    Tuesday, October 24, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Carol Morrison, Senior Research Analyst, i4cp and Maria Ho, Research Manager, ATD

    The latest research by ATD and the Institute for Corporate Productivity (i4cp) found that self-paced e-learning is thriving in nearly 90 percent of organizations. Talent development leaders and practitioners say they anticipate not only continued growth, but exciting changes for e-learning ahead. Th... More »

    Sponsored by: GoAnimate
  • Can Mindfulness Reboot Diversity and Inclusion?

    Thursday, October 26, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Marjorie Derven, Founder, HUDSON Research & Consulting and Chris Altizer, Altizer Performance Partners

    Diversity and inclusion (D&I) strategies have simply not moved the needle for corporations. While a variety of factors, including inadequate resources, competing priorities, and lack of accountability, have all contributed to slow progress, changing demographics, the need for innovation, and glo... More »

  • The Future of Instructional Design: Blended Learning Campaigns

    Monday, December 4, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    By: Jennifer Hofmann, InSync Training

    Modern learners are demanding a new approach to blended learning design—an approach that supports formal learning while allowing them to create their own personal learning paths. Instead of creating courses, successful talent development teams will create learning hubs populated with blended... More »

Past Webcasts (2017)

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