Jess Elmquist presents at Fredrickson Learning's Learning Leadership Summit

Many thanks to the 100+ learning leaders who attended the 2013 Learning Leadership Summit last week. This year’s Summit featured human behaviorist, author, and speaker Nick Tasler and his topic Think Strategically & Act Decisively was a hit with the learning leaders in attendance. Developing the learning leader as a business professional is one of […]

Jess Elmquist presents at Fredrickson Learning's Learning Leadership Summit

At the May 8 Intersect meeting, we had a meaningful, informative, and sometimes humorous discussion about Content Management System (CMS) selection and implementation. Members from three organizations shared their experiences: Donna Mork of Stearns County Laura Winge and Christoper Sprung of MN DEED Megan Ryan and Kristi Tramp of the MN Housing Finance Agency In […]

The Business of Learning - learning ecosystems

Designers are often asked to “solve a problem” that exists. These problems need to be fixed because people are unhappy about something that’s either happening or not happening—there’s a perceived need. It’s commonly understood in the business environment that “design” is a solution to a problem. That other kind of design activity—creating—is reserved for interior […]

eLearning

Update: Links in the PowerPoint show below are now fixed. Download away. Thanks to everyone who attended the Introducing Articulate Storyline SIG this morning. We also want to thank our SIG host, Allianz, and our discussion leader Gerry Wasiluk. And now what you’ve all been waiting for: The link to Gerry’s Storyline PowerPoint show. If, […]

Jess Elmquist presents at Fredrickson Learning's Learning Leadership Summit

We have some video highlights from this summer’s fifth annual Learning Leadership Summit. Our theme was The Power of Purpose for Learning Leaders and our featured speaker was none other than Richard Leider, the international bestselling author of The Power of Purpose. At Fredrickson Communications, we recognize that leading a learning organization is a unique […]

The Business of Learning - learning ecosystems

Minnesota Public Radio recently aired an interview with Matthew Crawford, author of the bestselling book Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry Into the Value of Work. I have read this book and I think Crawford provides learning professionals with a lot to think about. It’s not possible (for me, at least) to reduce Shop Class […]