Past Event: Training, Learning and Development Conference (San Diego, October 3-5, 2016) (8/1/2016) - Have you ever come home from an exciting conference and found yourself wondering, “What exactly did I get out of this event?” Conferences can be exciting and energizing, but if you haven’t take the time to assimilate new information our brain doesn’t get a chance to move essential pieces of your experience into longer-term memory.
Past Event – Using Neuroscience to Enhance your Instructional Design (July 19, 2016, San Diego) (6/10/2016) - Do you feel like no matter what method, model or theory you use, it just doesn't do your design justice? If so, then you might consider creating training based on what neuroscientists know about the brain. This one-day workshop on how to use neuroscience to enhance your instructional design.
Past Event: Enterprise Learning! Conference 2016 (Jun 6-8, Anaheim) (4/28/2016) - In order to build a smarter organization you need to start with smarter brains. The pace of change today demands that your team become nimble, ready to respond to new threats and capitalize on new opportunities with utmost speed and mental agility.
Learning Solutions 2016: Hard-Wired to Learn from Each Other (3/18/2016) - We are hard-wired to learn with and from others; it’s one of the survival behaviors we developed as a species. Learning is always intensely personal, so no two attendees will come away with the same insights. Here’s my very personal Top Takeaways from Learning Solutions.
Learning Solutions 2016 Conference & Expo Presentations (3/18/2016) - Download My PowerPoint Slides from Learning Solutions 2016 Conference & Expo
Past Event: International Mentoring Association (IMA) April 13-15 at Auburn University (3/10/2016) - ’m thrilled to be speaking again at the IMA global conference. This year we’re meeting at Auburn University so I’m looking forward to spending some time on campus and connecting with my friends who live and work in the Auburn, Alabama area.
Past Event: Is Your Ecosystem Ready for the Next Generation? (Mar 17 – Orlando) (2/19/2016) - Employees today don't just use the Internet-they live in it! And they expect their online learning experience on the job to match their online experience in their digital, highly connected life. Is your ecosystem up to the challenge, or does it seem boring and limited to your learners?
Past Event: "Leaving Breadcrumbs for Learning: The Neuroscience of Graphic Organizers" – Two-hour workshop at Training Magazine’s Training 2016 Conference (Feb 15-17, Orlando) (2/11/2016) - In this session you will learn about the graphic organizer, a design technique that helps learners focus on key points, link those points to what they already know and encode the information in their brains in a way that will be easy for them to retrieve.
Past Event: "A Trainer and a Clown Walk into a Classroom" at Training Magazine’s Training 2016 Conference (Feb 15-17, Orlando) (2/11/2016) - Many organizations advise their employees that using humor is just too risky in today’s business climate. But did you know that your brain is finely tuned to respond to humor?
Northern New Jersey ATD Professional Development Workshop “Mastering the Webinar” – Attend in person or online on February 10. (2/6/2016) - I’m so honored to be doing this professional development webinar on the art of the webinar for learning professionals. In this workshop you will get the chance to practice delivering a live webinar and receive a template for planning and delivering a flawless webinar that will grab your audience and keep their attention from start…