New Ipsos report finds training is still falling short for frontline employees (Aug 22, 2019 13:01)
Frontline employees are critical to your business agility and the experiences you provi...

4 top tips to combat the shrinking attention span of your employees (Aug 15, 2019 14:39)
Do you ever feel like it’s getting harder to focus?  Between 24/7 news feeds, constantl...

Is your onboarding program ready? The holiday rush is coming. (Jul 23, 2019 12:50)
Retailers’ shelves may be brimming with summer inventory this month, but their boardroo...

Onboarding done right – The 7 C’s for Success (Jul 17, 2019 16:52)
Did you know employees who have a negative onboarding experience are twice as likely to...

Transforming Retail with AI (Jun 26, 2019 12:06)
There are few things I love in life more than coffee. My husband knows this, and so doe...

The Retail Prophet on equipping your frontline for the future of retail (Jun 12, 2019 18:22)
There’s no denying that the landscape of retail is changing—and changing fast. Between ...

It’s official! AI is a game-changer for workplace learning. (Jun 5, 2019 12:50)
Artificial intelligence (AI) is a game-changer! At least that was the decision we lande...

The biggest question at the 2019 ATD Conference & Expo: Where do I start? (May 24, 2019 17:05)
For me, the best part of any industry conference is the conversations. Sure, education ...

Don’t miss these 10 L&D influencers at the ATD International Conference (May 15, 2019 16:53)
The ATD International Conference & Expo is a huge event. HUGE. Oprah is the lead ke...

ATD International Conference Planning Guide Checklist (May 8, 2019 14:01)
There are lots of great reasons to attend the ATD International Conference 2019—the lea...

Top three takeaways from Fosway webinar on harnessing learning for the frontline (May 3, 2019 20:01)
We live in a world where nearly every company calls itself a tech company. It’s also a ...

Are your managers driving or diminishing frontline employee performance? (Apr 18, 2019 19:47)
Frontline managers are the most important people in workplace performance. More importa...

This part-time frontline retail employee quit after only four weeks and onboarding was to blame (Apr 10, 2019 14:42)
“My kid just quit her new job!” This was a direct quote uttered by one of my colleagues...

Key Insights from the frontlines of the 2019 Learning Solutions Conference. (Apr 4, 2019 19:14)
I attend a lot of learning and development (L&D) events. A LOT. For example, during...

It’s time to cut through the AI noise (Mar 25, 2019 15:47)
It seems like the entire world has been hit with “AI-fever.” Not all that surprising co...

10 Must-Follow Influencers in Workplace Learning (Mar 6, 2019 21:07)
“Which conferences would you recommend?” I was asked this question by someone new to th...

CX on your mind? Make sure your frontline employees are on board (Feb 14, 2019 22:02)
One of my favorite shows to attend every year is NRF because it provides such an amazin...

LMS? LXP? ML? Which platform do I need? (Feb 6, 2019 20:16)
Most organizations are unhappy with their current learning technology. Depending on whi...

3 BIG questions to kickstart your L&D transformation (Jan 16, 2019 20:47)
A new year offers up fresh opportunities for transformation, but the big question is al...

3 reasons why business leaders should care about microlearning (Nov 6, 2018 20:26)
What do business leaders in your organization think about training? Do they like it? Do...

Practice Transforms Knowledge into Performance (Oct 1, 2018 18:09)
“The best way for a student to get out of difficulty is to go through it.” Aristotle “M...

What is adaptive learning anyway? (We’re glad you asked!) (Sep 24, 2018 18:51)
Personalization is the new norm in consumer experiences. Online search results are base...

Keeping pace with the speed of Retail (Sep 7, 2018 19:55)
No industry moves faster than retail. Take fashion for example. Back in simpler times (...

Can you attribute business results directly to training? (Aug 30, 2018 16:34)
Yes, it is possible to directly attribute changes in business results to specific train...

Why CX tops my holiday wish list (Aug 23, 2018 20:02)
I love shopping. But holiday shopping? Well, that’s an entirely different beast. From t...

7 steps to getting started with microlearning (Aug 9, 2018 14:48)
Microlearning is not difficult. I’m not saying that it won’t require some solid work to...

Motherly advice, microlearning, and multivitamins: What they have in common and why retailers should care (Aug 1, 2018 17:52)
Small things can have a major impact on your organization. A couple of associates misha...

It’s here: the first-ever benchmark report from the frontlines of microlearning (Jul 26, 2018 16:28)
The famous American philosopher Ralph Waldo Emerson once said, “An ounce of action is w...

Want your freelance workforce to thrive? Think adaptive (Jul 20, 2018 15:10)
Flexibility is a growing employee expectation. But this doesn’t just mean better schedu...

How do you measure microlearning? (Jun 15, 2018 13:23)
Learning and development (L&D) professionals have been dealing with problems measur...

How do you convert traditional training content to microlearning? (Jun 8, 2018 14:38)
I’m often asked the following question: “How do you convert traditional content to micr...

How Northgate González Market saved half a million dollars with a new approach to training (May 29, 2018 15:28)
Reduce shrink and safety incidents. Decrease employee onboarding time. Mitigate company...

How long is microlearning? (May 25, 2018 14:09)
7 minutes or less (at least that’s what I heard at a conference). Or it could be under ...

Can microlearning be applied to soft skills? (May 18, 2018 14:59)
I hosted an interactive panel discussion on microlearning during the 2018 ATD Internati...

Adaptive learning is possible – right now! (May 11, 2018 14:59)
Adaptive learning is possible. Today. Right now. In your organization. I recently read ...

Corporate Training: It’s time to enter a new frontier (May 7, 2018 14:45)
How to measure, understand, and continuously optimize the business impact of learning H...

Learning Data: The real definition and how you can prove business impact (Apr 20, 2018 19:47)
What is learning data? Let’s define it as “data used to measure and improve the impact ...

In the world of contact centers—customer services rules all (Apr 13, 2018 13:48)
Customer service is important to most businesses but when you work for a telecom compan...

Do you have the right data to make adaptive learning work? (Mar 2, 2018 16:47)
We’ve said it before, but I’ll say it again here: If your approach to microlearning isn...

Workplace training is failing to meet employees’ needs (Feb 23, 2018 15:00)
How can an organization experience continued success, if it doesn’t equip its workforce...

4 BIG business problems you can solve with adaptive learning (Feb 16, 2018 16:22)
Every organization is unique—even if we’re in the same industry. We’re in different com...

New survey reveals top 2018 corporate learning trends (Feb 9, 2018 19:17)
Tech trends come and go, but L&D (learning and development) professionals have to k...

Meaningful Change for L&D in 2018 – According to the Experts (Jan 26, 2018 15:19)
Many writers start their year by exploring the big trends that will dominate the conver...

Measuring learning ROI is hard – but not impossible (Jan 19, 2018 12:48)
There’s no denying it — tying learning to business results is a challenging and resourc...

Curated Insights: The Collective Best of the Best from 2017 (Jan 5, 2018 12:35)
The end of the year tends to bring about two predictable behaviors: reflection and pred...

Axonify version 100 – From start-up to soar (Dec 13, 2017 14:08)
It’s a big day for the Axonify R&D (research and development) team, as we celebrat...

Curated Insights: More on Microlearning (Dec 1, 2017 12:49)
Microlearning—heard anything about it lately? There are plenty of trending topics in th...

The role of L&D in preventing workplace harassment (Nov 15, 2017 15:02)
Let’s get two things straight right away— Workplace harassment is by no means just a tr...

6 powerful examples of companies that are revolutionizing corporate learning (Nov 10, 2017 15:39)
Learn how a retailer, grocer, distribution center, contact center, pharmaceutical firm,...

Curated Insights: What does an instructional designer do? (Nov 3, 2017 12:22)
THEM: “What do you do for a living?” YOU: “I’m an instructional designer.” THEM: “What’...

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