For 2018 I'm challenging myself to examine my need to be the smartest person in the room when I'm the trainer. In this post I share a first draft, followed by a request for your input and an invitation to join me.
I think Seth Godin nails it most of the time on his blog. So much so that some days I wonder if he's been following me around watching me slog through resistance (internal and external) to ship an instructional design product to a client. I saved one post from June 22, 2017 for just this... Continue Reading →
A recent vacation has me thinking afresh about the breaks we give our participants during training sessions: why do we do that and how can we make the most of break time?
“The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.” ~ Maya Angelou
Continuing down the learning path about successful use of Virtual Reality in adult education, three stepping stones have emerged...
“There are two kinds of teachers: the kind that fills you with so much quail shot that you can't move, and the kind that just gives you a little prod behind and you jump to the skies.” ~Robert Frost
“Good teaching is more a giving of right questions than a giving of right answers.” ~Josef Albers, 1888 - 1976, German-born American artist and educator
In honor of all the 7's today: "There's sketch, improv, writing, acting, music, and badminton. Those are the seven forms of comedy." ~ T. J. Miller, American actor ..and training is right up there in the top ten...