Insights for Working Virtually

This blog is for anyone who communicates in-person or virtually in the business world.

This blog is for anyone who communicates in-person or virtually in the business world.

Don't Leave Your SME's Delivery to Chance

Don't Leave Your SME's Delivery to Chance

I love my mechanic! If you own a vehicle, then you are aware how critical it is to have a stellar mechanic tagged as a favorite on your phone. While I'm skilled at a few things, I'll openly admit that working under the hood of a vehicle is not one of my strengths. I've developed a relationship with my mechanic where I have the utmost trust in what he is good at which allows me to focus on what I do best. So here is the challenge. When he calls me with his diagnosis, after about 45 seconds I begin to glaze over with fluttering eyelids and a sense that I've just talked with Charlie Brown's teacher. In the space of two minutes, he's given me much more information than I needed. In communication, knowing a lot can work both for you and against you.

...
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
3089 Hits
0 Comments

test 2

test 2

test setting to 640x640

Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
801 Hits
0 Comments

test

test

 

...
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
1560 Hits
0 Comments

Do You Really Know What They Need? Define Before You Design

Do You Really Know What They Need? Define Before You Design

It’s a common lament. “We’ve created training program after training program to support this new initiative and they still aren’t adopting the tools.” Sound familiar? Your organization has a new product, program, or corporate initiative to launch and as training professionals, we need to get employees engaged and trained. Our programs need to focus on these key business initiatives in our organizations. So, we track participant registrations in our learning management system (LMS), test them and analyze their scores, and make sure the training is mandatory. Even then, they still aren’t adopting what we are teaching.

...
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
2848 Hits
0 Comments

Is Your Introduction Credible?

Is Your Introduction Credible?

"Hello my name is _________ and I"ve been in the business for..." Oh sorry, I dozed off for a minute. It was right after you said something about how long you've been in the business.

...
Rate this blog entry:
Continue reading
2811 Hits
0 Comments