You know where you are and how you got here, but do you know where you would like to go next? Start by approaching your own professional development the same way you would approach the development of any learning program.
After many weeks or months, the training project is written, tested and approved. Now, it is ready to be implemented. There are many ways to roll out a training program, and the best method depends on the type of training program and the audience.
Strategic, creative design grounded in recognized models and methods, coupled with a design process that allows for ideation, testing and change, can result in a quality, ready-to-launch course that designers are confident will succeed.
Recently, our training department of two was given a limited and budget tasked with creating a leadership training program for front- to mid-line managers in a nearly 90-year-old organization with a 450-person, predominantly contract-based workforce.
It can be dangerous to rush in and accept a training request as the correct one before identifying the real causes and needs.
When I started my role in training management, acronyms were coming at me left and right. Here are acronyms I now toss about with authority.
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