The Business of Learning

At Fredrickson Learning, we like to stay in touch with the L&D industry. You might say we’re hungry for it. We run several thriving L&D communities, and networking is built into the heart of who we are as a company (heck, that’s how I got my job here). But it doesn’t end there. As an L&D […]

Jess Elmquist presents at Fredrickson Learning's Learning Leadership Summit

With the 2016 Learning Leadership Summit just a few days away, I’d be hard pressed to pick a word to describe my feelings about the event. A few of the words and thoughts that come to mind include excited, connection, unbelievable, thankful, questions, respected, anticipation, and fun. Did I mention excited? There is a lot […]

Mobile Learning

We had a terrific meeting of the Fredrickson Mobile Learning Network yesterday. Our topic was “Using Video for Mobile Learning” and we had three great presentations from members who shared their experiences and insights. We really only scratched the surface of this topic though, and we’d like to keep the discussion going. More questions or […]

Jess Elmquist presents at Fredrickson Learning's Learning Leadership Summit

The Learning Leadership Summit is coming up fast, on July 14th, and I can’t wait. The Summit — as the premier gathering of leadership-level learning, development, HR, and talent management professionals — is always special, but the 2016 edition takes things to a whole new level. 5 Chief Learning Officers will be on the same […]

The Business of Learning

Inc. Magazine published an excellent list of business books. Wait. I know what you’re thinking: “Nooooo! Not another business book list.” I agree. But one thing, and only one thing, makes this Inc. Magazine book list worth looking at: It’s really, really good. There is something for everyone on this list, and every book has […]

How a large healthcare company rolled out new call center training under tight deadline

“If all of this [learning how to read critically] sounds like hard work, you’re right. Most people won’t do it. That’s what sets you apart.” Farnam Streets’ post: How to Read a Book. For awhile now, one of the Twitter hashtags I’ve been curious about and semi-following is #lrnchat. This is a group that gets together on […]