Training & Development Articles

Top Corporate Training Trends for 2018 and Beyond

Will e-learning ever overtake instructor-led classroom training, so businesses can save big money on training costs? Are we seeing a lot more technology being used for content delivery as a result of its increasingly driving force in influencing our productivity in the workplace?

Most Requested Training Topics for 2018

One of the most common inquiries we receive is, “What are the most popular workplace training topics?” Well, it’s the time of year for “best of” and “Top 10″ lists, so we thought we’d share a run-down of the most popular employee training topics our clients are planning for 2018.

Making Team Decisions Through Consensus

One of the most important skills for any successful team is making decisions together. Understanding basic decision-making techniques and options is important for all members.

The Core Practice of Active Listening

In her classic book, "Facilitating with Ease," Ingrid Bens identified "active listening" as one of a dozen core practices for meeting facilitators. We believe "active listening" is one of the most important because so many of the other practices require active listening as a prerequisite.

Creating a More Human Employee Experience

Employee retention & turnover, engagement, recruitment, performance management…these are today’s top workforce management issues. We’ll take a quick look at the top three human resource challenges that organizations face today and the most effective approaches to managing them.

The Keys to Employee Happiness

Cutting-edge organizations and happiness experts have concluded not only are happy workers more productive, resilient, loyal, and impact the bottom line, but it’s important to the overall well-being of each individual to be in a role in which they can thrive and adds meaning to their lives.