Upcoming Event: Mentoring New Leaders Without Real-World Experience – International Mentoring Association Conference (Wilmington, NC – Apr 26-28, 2017)

According to Malcolm Gladwell, it takes 10,000 hours of concentrated practice to become an expert in any field or skill. In the past, many companies were able to develop new leaders from within, using this principle to provide several carefully crafted years of field experience, stretch assignments and mentoring relationships to build their leadership pipeline.

Upcoming Event: Essentials of Brain-Based Learning (Live online: May 4-18, 2017 and more)

If you could understand what was happening in the brains of your target audience, would you be a more effective trainer, designer, consultant, or leader? Thanks to recent advances in neuroscience, learning and talent development professionals now have an opportunity to alter their approaches to change management, leadership development, training, and instructional design.

Upcoming Event: ATD International Conference and Expo (ICE) (Atlanta – May 21-24, 2017)

The Day Everything Changed: How AI Changed the Way We Learn in 2027.
While science fiction depicts a world where intelligent robots rebel and overthrow their human masters, the more likely scenario is a world where human beings interface with computers, digital assistants and other technologies virtually seamlessly, changing just about everything we know about work today.