Whether you are managing one large project or many small projects, effective communication skills can help reduce your stress and give your project(s) a higher probability of success. New learning and development professionals typically learn project communication skills on the job, often through trial and error. Five experts shared their tips so you can learn […]

Brandon Carson — the presenter at this year’s 2018 Learning Leadership Summit — and Ricardo Mejia wrote an article for ATD: Is AI Tomorrow’s Job Killer? Check it out! We’re thrilled to have Brandon Carson lead our Summit this year. He is the Director of Learning at Delta Airlines and author of Learning in the Age of […]

On May 17, Vlad Griskevicius (pictured above), chair of the Marketing Department, Carlson School of Management, led us on an engaging and humorous exploration into how social norms influence our behavior. Rather than just report to you on key points of the event, we thought it would be fun to have some of the attendees […]

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More and more we encounter clients who want to take knowledge from a subject matter expert (SME) and publish it as a learning piece. This makes sense, as we hear from our clients that it is a way to capture knowledge and transfer it to a wider audience. However, we often find this produces the […]

Learning Technology & Trends

In conversations with others in our community, through the work we do, and our own exploration and professional development, we’ve compiled the following list of learning and development trends that we feel have the most relevance for 2018 and beyond. Video and Interactive Video Video is the new kid on the block that everyone wants […]

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Back row: JoAnn Cintron, Tara Aiken, Molly Hendricks, Jill Stanton, Alison DeRudder Thorpe. Front row: Sarah Walz, Robin Lucas, Dave Lasecke. Not pictured: Amy Keppert.   For several months now, we’ve been hearing from contacts in our community who are asking, “What do you know about Agile in learning and development?” While we at Fredrickson have […]