Omni-channel is an opportunity for L&D to renew its business value

June 16, 2017

Categories: Retail training

Amazon is buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion. This may seem like a bit of a surprise given that the last 6-8 months have seen a sharp decline in the…

Retail is in trouble. Here’s how associate knowledge can help.

June 16, 2017

Categories: Retail training

It’s been a tough year for retail. Ascena (Dress Barn, Ann Taylor, Lane Bryant), Hudson’s Bay (Saks, Lord & Taylor), JC Penny, Sears and Kmart are shuttering hundreds of stores.…

#OnboardingSOS Part 3: 3 Foundational Onboarding Principles for Driving Employee Confidence and Capability

June 9, 2017

Categories: Modernizing Corporate Learning

Hours sitting in the back room on the computer. Weeks in a classroom. Immediately thrown to the proverbial wolves. Do any of these all-too-typical onboarding experiences sound familiar? It’s Day…

4 ways to think more like Google and less like an LMS

June 2, 2017

Categories: Learning Measurement, Performance Support

Take a deep breath and picture the scene: You are seated in a chair. Electrodes are placed on your fingers and pulse points, while the machine hums to life beside…

Curated Insights: Curation on Curation

May 31, 2017

Categories: Learning Trends, Performance Support

We’re about to get very meta! This month’s curated post is about curation. To quote Deadpool, “A fourth wall break inside a fourth wall break? That’s like, sixteen walls.” Curation…