For Learning Professionals, Soft Skills Give the Hard Skills Meaning

For Learning Professionals, Soft Skills Give the Hard Skills Meaning

I’ve talked in the past about how soft skills are the hard skills. I’ve also discussed why soft skills are no more difficult to measure than hard skills. Today, I’m going to approach this topic from a slightly new angle. I recently watched a video of...
The Myths Driving Confusion About How To Measure Learning ROI

The Myths Driving Confusion About How To Measure Learning ROI

It surprises me daily how much confusion still surrounds how to measure learning ROI. It will never stop astounding me and will never stop motivating me. An article published by an extremely well-known organization that targets learning professionals prompted me to...
Secure Your Annual Budget with Smart Learning Program Measurement

Secure Your Annual Budget with Smart Learning Program Measurement

Play office politics. Use (other people’s) data. Stroke egos. Cater to pet projects. This was the advice that I read recently in an article aimed at learning professionals trying to secure their annual budget. There were a couple helpful nuggets in the article, but it...
Measurable Learning Speaks the Language of Business

Measurable Learning Speaks the Language of Business

Recently, I was a guest on The CLO Show. That’s a podcast produced by Riptide Software and led by moderator Patrick Hodgdon. Of course, we talked about one of my favorite topics: moving past the survey and learning how to measure by design. You can listen to that...