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Game Show Learning – Al Morale’s Game Show Presenter from Bodine Communications

Game Show Learning – Al Morale’s Game Show Presenter from Bodine Communications – Brief Article I’ll take Training Techniques for 100, Alex.” Trainers can customize their presentations in the form of a game show courtesy of Bodine Communications’s recent offering. The software, Al Morale’s Game Show Presenter, features a quiz editor for creating multiple-choice questions […]

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Innovation DNA: A good idea isn’t enough. It has to create value

Innovation DNA: A good idea isn’t enough. It has to create value – Innovation Ruth Ann Hattori OLD Idea Verse, Lucent Technologies’s award-inning creativity enter, was state-of-the-art in 1996. Highly praised internally and in the media, the center stimulated “ideation” and offered a wide range of training in creative problem solving and other techniques. Idea […]

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The Change Monster – The Change Monster: The Human Forces That Fuel or Foil Corporate Transformation and Change

The Change Monster – The Change Monster: The Human Forces That Fuel or Foil Corporate Transformation and Change – Review William R. Dodson In The Prince, Niccolo Machiavelli wrote, “There is nothing more difficult to carry out, nor more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to manage than to initiate a new order of things. […]

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Publish This

Publish This Davidson, Jeff Nothing says “SME” like your name in print. Years ago, as an employee of a small consulting firm in Connecticut, I approached my boss to ask what I could do to help the firm-and bolster my personal credentials. he suggested writing an article, an activity that would never have occurred to […]

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The Mind-Body Connection in Learning

The Mind-Body Connection in Learning Ruth Palombo Weiss Neuroscientists, educators, nutritionists, psychiatrists, geneticists, and yogis are examining the mind-body link to figure out how we learn. In This Article: Brain-based Research * Our ability to generate new brain cells accounts for the brain’s plasticity–its ability to continue to learn and update its database. * Our […]

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SOFTWARE ROUNDUP: Project Management

SOFTWARE ROUNDUP: Project Management – Brief Article Project management software comes in all shapes, sizes, and, most important, prices. The main benefit of using PM software is to increase managers’ efficiency, rather than to instruct them on how to manage projects effectively. The complexity of the project determines the level and scope of the software […]

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The World Of Conference Centers

The World Of Conference Centers – Statistical Data Included It’s been said that much of the knowledge gained from a college or university degree is out of date within 36 to 48 months. That statement can equally apply to most professional fields including training and development. Conducting training programs–whether it’s for customer service, strategic planning, […]

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Building Bridges in Vancouver Communication spans cultures

Building Bridges in Vancouver Communication spans cultures – multicultural aspects of business and training in British Columbia Haidee E. Allerton There are 20 or more bridges and even more ethnic entities than that within the 329,202 hectares of Vancouver, British Columbia, so it seems a natural place to build bridges of diversity. That’s what many […]

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a sense of community at work can make all the difference

Helping organizations building community: a sense of community at work can make all the difference Tracy Mauro September 11 changed how many employees view their jobs and workplace. People may find it difficult to focus on learning. Building a sense of community in Organizations can help refocus people on shared values and create an environment […]

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Grape Expectations

Grape Expectations Jennifer J. Salopek Can training increase wine sales? Starwood Corporation hopes its investment will bear fruit. One day in late March, a rented coach delivered 25 people to Cakebread Cellars, a winery in the Napa Valley of California. The sun glinted off the small lake behind the winery; the temperature hovered around 75 […]