It’s hard to overstate how big of an impact AI will have on society over the next 20 years. ~ Jeff Bezos (1) The world of computing has never been more complex than it is today. The rapid rise of the Internet and digital transformation has disrupted many aspects of how we get work done. […]

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 […]

eLearning

“Video is too hard and too complicated for us to do and doesn’t serve a good learning purpose.” We hear things like this all the time. Many in our community are jumping right into producing and using video in learning, while an equal number of others have been taking a “wait and see” attitude. Whichever […]