Upcoming Webcasts (June 2018)

  • The Well-Connected Employee: Networking Competencies That Foster Engagement, Collaboration, and Business Results

    Monday, June 4, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Lynne Waymon, CEO, Contacts Count

    In a survey of 2,000 employees from many different organizations, only 20 percent said, “Yes, I have the network I need to get the job done.” Unconnected employees hurt your business when they fail to see the big picture, don’t know how to uncork bureaucratic bottlenecks, and don&r... More »

  • Buy or Build: What’s Right for Your Training Program?

    Tuesday, June 5, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Donald H Taylor, Chairman of the Learning and Performance Institute

    When is it right to build the training content you need, and when should you buy? In this webcast, Donald Taylor explores the considerations to help you make this important decision, including the type of content and the quality of finish required. He also considers the impact of maintaining content... More »

    Sponsored by: OpenSesame
  • Data Fluency for Dummies

    Wednesday, June 6, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Tim Dickinson, Director of Learning Analytics Strategy, Watershed and James Densmore, Director of Data Science, Degreed

    A recent Bersin survey pointed out that just 28 percent of organizations have “good” or “very good” levels of proficiency in basic data literacy skills. And that makes sense, because it often feels like you need a statistics degree to understand HR analytics. But the truth is... More »

    Sponsored by: Degreed
  • Networking for Success

    Thursday, June 7, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Amy Dinning, Learning & Development Mgr, ARRIS

    Networking, or building relationships, is a key skill for our professional and personal lives. Have you been successful in your networking attempts? Or are you not sure how to get started? Please join us for a webcast on networking for success. We will take the fear out of networking and give you so... More »

  • Targeting Unconscious Bias to Improve Patient Care

    Friday, June 8, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Charlotte Hughes, Director, Health Inclusion

    We all have biases. We all have times when our decision-making is impaired, even if we’re not aware of what we’re doing. In healthcare, the stakes are high when decisions are influenced unintentionally by pervasive negative stereotypes that can impact peoples' lives or livelihood. Resear... More »

  • Overcoming Challenging Classroom Behaviors

    Monday, June 11, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Nelson Santiago, Facilitator, ATD Education

    Your materials are ready. Your technology has been tested. You’ve practiced the material inside and out. No matter how prepared you may feel, there can always be a participant who challenges you in unexpected ways. You need to be ready to pivot at every turn, regardless of what challenging beh... More »

  • 5 Ways to Calculate the ROI of Video for Learning and Development

    Tuesday, June 12, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Steve Rozillis, Head of Customer Evangelism, Panopto

    It’s the question no one wants. You’ve proposed a smart new initiative. Heads are nodding in agreement. Then someone pipes up, “But what’s the ROI?” Video has grown quickly with businesses large and small, proving an efficient means to scale existing training activities... More »

    Sponsored by: Panopto
  • What Are Employers Looking For?

    Thursday, June 14, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Susan Kaiden, Project Manager, Credentialing, ATD; Subhalakshmi Duraiswamy, Vice President, Global People Function Leader, Genpact; and Theresa Ford, Learning Design – Global New Hire Transformation, American Express

    Do you ever wonder what employers are looking for in talent development professionals? Don't miss this chance to hear from a panel of hiring managers at some of the top companies in the country. We will ask panelists their opinions on questions such as: What skills do they value most? Which skills... More »

  • Effective Virtual Training: A Road Map to Success

    Friday, June 15, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Cindy Huggett, Principal Consultant, Cindy Huggett Consulting, LLC

    Have you been asked to design or deliver virtual training but aren’t sure where to start? Have you been facilitating virtual classes and want to make them better? Are you doing everything you can to create effective and engaging online programs? In this interactive webcast, you will learn the... More »

  • The Value of Diversity Recruiting in the Healthcare Industry

    Monday, June 18, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Swafia Lopez Ames, President & CEO, SALA Creative Consulting, LLC

    Identifying, developing, and retaining top talent is a critical function for any business, especially the healthcare industry, which has a high demand for skilled human capital. The value of diversity in the hiring process is higher employee engagement, innovative business solutions, and high levels... More »

  • Changing State Street Bank's Learning Culture Through Engagement, Alignment, Adoption, and Value

    Wednesday, June 20, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Tom Costello, Assistant Vice President, Talent Development, State Street Corporation

    When State Street Bank assessed their user experience for accessing learning, they encountered a number of challenges: 17 clicks to launch e-learning, inefficient curation and promotion of learning, and a long process to manage content. It was also difficult to accurately capture adoption and establ... More »

    Sponsored by: Skillsoft
  • Managing Up: Working Successfully With Any Type of Boss

    Friday, June 22, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

    By: Mary Abbajay, President and Founder, Careerstone Group

    Whether we like it or not, our bosses have enormous influence over our ability to succeed, thrive, and advance in our organizations, our careers, and our own leadership journey. Establishing strong, productive working relationships with those above us is the single most effective way to accelerate s... More »

  • How Do I Develop a Personal Brand?

    Monday, June 25, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Danielle Beauparlant Moser, Talent Management Executive, BLT Careers

    Whether you’re looking to get a promotion, grow in your position, reinvent yourself, discover your “second act,” or pursue entrepreneurial options, you need focus and a compelling pitch—a personal brand. Being able to hook your audience into wanting to talk to you is critical... More »

  • Status and Power: Becoming a Workplace Jedi

    Thursday, June 28, 2018 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Kat Koppett, President, Koppett and Michael Burns, Artistic Director, The Mopco Improv Theatre

    Have you ever shared a wonderful idea only to have it ignored? Do you ever feel tension in the air and suspect you might be caught in a power struggle? Do you want to have influence at a higher level? Would you like to be able to shift the group climate to be more collaborative and productive? As fa... More »

  • People and Production: Leveraging Relationships for Results

    Friday, June 29, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Ria Story, Founder, Top Story Leadership

    Our ability to produce results is what makes us valuable to organizations. It’s what they hire us to do—not just as individuals, but also by helping the team or organization produce results. And, we are more effective at getting results when we can learn to build and leverage relationshi... More »