The Myth of Training ROI

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Let’s unpack and debunk the myth of using training ROI to measure training impact. There are numerous reasons why you should avoid applying this methodology.
I admit that I don’t closely follow basketball or sports in general but you had to be living on another planet not to hear about the recent feats of New York Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin. Lin literally went from a bench-warming third-string point guard...

Three Ways to Gain Leadership Support for Your Learning Efforts

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After many years of speaking at numerous learning conferences, participants still come up to us and ask, "How do I get business leaders to support my learning initiative?" From the popularity of this question, it appears that this is one of the biggest

Is Your Business Acumen Showing? Why Not?

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Learning and development (L&D) managers must be able to translate how learning efforts relate to business expectations. If you expect to build credibility within your organization, then it is time to start showing your business credentials.