Association for Talent Development

ASTD is changing to ATD to support the growing needs of a dynamic, global profession

Upcoming Webcasts

  • Developing High-Performance Leadership Teams

    Monday, November 24, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    During the past couple of decades, organizations have increasingly become enamored with the power of teams. However, if the team you are working with is a leadership team, comprised of "leaders of leaders," it will be difficult for them to build collaborative team-oriented relationships with their p... More »

  • BEST Webcast Series: WNS—Business Goals and L&D Initiatives

    Monday, December 1, 2014 9:00am - 10:00am EST

    In a global business environment, growth, profitability, agility, and sustainability are recognized as the key focus areas in organizations. Today, learning and development (L&D) initiatives are evaluated based on the business value they drive to the organization. Today, there is a need to clear... More »

    Sponsored by: The National
  • Leading Strategic Innovation at All Levels of the Organization

    Tuesday, December 2, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    Expand the minds of everyone in your organization to conceive and successfully execute innovative strategies. Based on his forthcoming book, Rock Your Industry: Lead Waves of Innovation While the Competition Makes Ripples, Jim Bandrowski will present his revolutionary yet practical Wave Thinking pro... More »

    Sponsored by: Rock Your Industry
  • How to Use Coaching to Make Training Stick

    Wednesday, December 3, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST

    Learn how to use support coaching to improve training outcomes, even if you're on a tight budget. The unfortunate truth is that many training and development programs don’t stick. Even if the classroom instruction is outstanding, what’s taught often doesn’t translate to improved pe... More »

  • Sharpen Your Mind Muscle and Think Like an Extraordinary Leader

    Thursday, December 4, 2014 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST

    As a leader, your thinking has a greater impact on your team and your business results than any other factor. Examining and sharpening your thinking is vital for attaining the outstanding levels of success that you desire. This process requires you to deliberately build the muscle that keeps you mov... More »

  • Overcoming Barriers to Build an Engagement Culture

    Friday, December 5, 2014 11:00am - 12:00pm EST

    Employee engagement is the new buzzword in organization development. Everyone seems to be talking about employee engagement and telling you why it is important. But no one tells you that it is not easy and that there are inherent organizational barriers that, if unaddressed, might derail your engage... More »

  • Tips and Tricks to Improve Memory

    Friday, December 5, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    Have you ever had trouble remembering a name or something you recently read? A widely held belief is that the more often information is repeated, the better it will be remembered. However, past research has shown that the use of good learning strategies is the key to effective learning. In the last... More »

  • ATD Research Presents: Developing Sales Managers: Activating Sales Performance Through Learning

    Monday, December 8, 2014 3:00pm - 4:00pm EST

    In this webcast, we will present results from ATD’s new research on whether sales managers are sufficiently equipped to handle their responsibilities, including managing and developing sales representatives and meeting unit productivity goals. This webcast also looks at the lack of training pr... More »

    Sponsored by: Revenue Storm
  • Successful Global Training

    Tuesday, December 9, 2014 10:00am - 11:00am EST

    This webcast will begin with a fun quiz to assess how you would handle training and consultancy assignments in a variety of different countries. We will then explore the challenges faced by talent development (TD) professionals when working with cultures whose ways of learning and leading are differ... More »

  • What Drives Your Leaders in a VUCA World?

    Tuesday, December 9, 2014 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST

    Volatility. Uncertainty. Complexity. Ambiguity (VUCA). These four words accurately sum up today's business climate. The question is, how well-equipped are leaders to succeed in this new environment, and what are organizations doing–or failing to do–to prepare them? This highly-interacti... More »

  • How Video Supports Behavioral Change and Increased Retention

    Wednesday, December 10, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    In this webcast KZO Innovations invites learning expert Art Kohn to describe how video is changing the way people learn. Art is deeply focused on increasing retention when it comes to learning and changing behavior when it come performance. Listen in to hear Art discuss how video can help support th... More »

    Sponsored by: KZO Innovations
  • BEST Webcast Series: Verizon's Innovative Mobile Technology for Learning and Performance Support

    Thursday, December 11, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    Verizon’s L&D team built innovative mobile technology solutions to optimize the learning and performance support experience and meet the unique needs of its learner base. Through live tool demonstrations, Verizon aims to inspire your mobile technology vision and provide tactical advice on:... More »

    Sponsored by: AchieveGlobal
  • Career Empowerment: Change, Reinvent, or Advance Your Training Career

    Friday, December 12, 2014 11:00am - 12:00pm EST

    Have you ever felt like you had very little control in your career? Have you ever wished that you had more choices, more opportunities, and a bigger influence over the direction of your career? In today’s changing environment, taking control of your career is more important than ever. During t... More »

  • Communication Skills Training

    Friday, December 12, 2014 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST

    Communication Skills Training offers the crucial tools you’ll need to help your workshop participants master the skills that drive performance. Derived from the first book in the ATD Workshop Series, this webcast offers practical, road-tested strategies and tactics for use at all levels of you... More »

  • Build Your Skills, Boost Your Career

    Monday, December 15, 2014 11:00am - 12:00pm EST

    “My experience earning the CPLP certification was perhaps one of the most influential moments of my career. CPLP helped with my education, my consulting skills, and ultimately elevated my confidence. Today, I am able to provide strategic solutions that are laser focused and maximize ROI.&rdquo... More »

  • Game Changer: How Video Role Play Will Reshape Training

    Monday, December 15, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    The proliferation of web cams, video, and affordable cloud-based storage are about to reshape learning. Trainers are now able to assess the skills of their team anytime, anywhere using video role play. Darik Volpa, CEO of Rehearsal VRP, provides a deeper dive into this new technology and shares key... More »

    Sponsored by: Rehearsal VRP
  • What’s So Different About Leading Remote Teams?

    Tuesday, December 16, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    The fastest growing segment of the learning industry is “remote management.” Leading virtual and remote teams is a way of life today. Yet many organizations are still struggling to develop the skills needed to manage teams and projects when people are separated by time, space, and langua... More »

  • TD: Finders Keepers

    Wednesday, December 17, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    Rather than review the same old talent development trends, this webcast will focus on a cluster of trends related to one of the biggest sources of corporate angst: finding and keeping good talent and developing them to serve the corporate purpose. Attendees will learn about: how job seekers and rec... More »

  • State of the Industry

    Thursday, December 18, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST

    Laurie Miller, director of Research Services at ATD, and David Frankel, research specialist, will discuss benchmarking data from ATD BEST Awards Winners, and other organizations from 2006 to present. ATD estimates that U.S. organizations spent $1,208 per employee on training and development in 2013.... More »

    Sponsored by: Ken Blanchard Companies Skillsoft
  • Tips & Tricks: Using Agile Methodology in Instructional Design

    Friday, December 19, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    The Agile methodology helps project managers respond to rapidly changing business requirements that can shift even before a project is complete. It guides you to better target the deliverables required to meet a project’s goals, fine tuning as necessary. A form of Agile, the Lot Like Agile Met... More »

  • ATD TK 2015 Newcomers Orientation Webcast

    Tuesday, January 6, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    Whether you are a first-time attendee or a seasoned TechKnowledge® conference participant, let us help you develop your conference game plan! Join us for the 2015 TechKnowledge orientation webcast to jump start your conference planning. Learn about key activities during the conference, gain tips... More »

    Sponsored by: ATD Techknowledge
  • Helping Learners Learn in the Digital Era

    Thursday, January 8, 2015 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST

    Digital literacy is a critical component of learning in the digital era. Organizational leaders in general, and learning professionals in particular, must understand the digital competencies required for learning success. This webcast offers guidance for creating a digital culture and undertaking in... More »

  • BEST Webcast Series: American Cancer Society—Developing the Development Professional

    Thursday, January 15, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    You've heard the saying: "The cobbler's children have no shoes." Does this apply to you and your talent development team? In this session, we'll discuss creating a learning culture on your team, and even your organization, through the approaches first introduced by Peter Senge and The Fifth Discipli... More »

  • Understanding What's Next in Talent: The People Cloud Future

    Friday, January 16, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST

    Companies in the future will have two key assets to manage–their technological infrastructure and their human capital–with an increasing overlap between the two. We are all familiar with Cloud Computing–the ability to share, store, and deliver computing services over the Internet i... More »

  • Make Internal Coaching a Success in Your Organization

    Friday, January 23, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST

    For many years, costly coaching programs were reserved for senior executives and emerging leaders. Organizations now offer coaching beyond the executive suite. The difference is that these new coaching services are provided by internal coaches: individuals who may not be certified in professional co... More »

    Sponsored by: International Coach Federation
  • Activate Your Secret Weapon: The Simple Truth About Managers and Your Strategy

    Wednesday, January 28, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    Your strategy is brilliant. Your people want to help the business succeed. Your customers want what you’ve got. So, what’s standing in the way of success? Chances are you haven’t fully activated your secret weapon: managers. Strategy execution is hard work, but when you tap into th... More »

    Sponsored by: Root Inc.
  • Making the Shift From Technical Expert to Organizational Leader

    Thursday, January 29, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST

    Making the shift from technical or functional expert to a broader organizational leader is not often easy. It is a road paved with many pitfalls, stalls, and few guideposts. In today’s changing and competitive business environment, making this shift is more critical than ever; companies and or... More »

  • BEST Webcast Series: Lupin Limited—Creating an Aspirational Learning Mindset

    Wednesday, February 4, 2015 9:00am - 10:00am EST

    When was the last time you really enjoyed what you learned? It only happened when learning was paired with enthusiasm, curiosity, challenge, interest, and most importantly, aspiration. Simply put aspirations are emotional and inspirational. Creating an aspirational learning mindset in the workplace... More »

  • The Trendspotters Challenge - Innovation in Action

    Thursday, February 5, 2015 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST

    Deloitte's technology, media, and telecommunications industry leaders were looking for an innovative and exciting way to help leaders develop insights into important technology trends. Hear how they designed and launched the Trendspotters Challenge, providing an engaging and innovative space to lear... More »

  • Innovation and Improvisation: It's All About Focus

    Tuesday, February 10, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST

    Every industry, every company, and every leader is concerned about innovation. It launches new products, finds new uses for old products, and discovers cost savings. Greater innovation starts at the brainstorming table. Learn how to break through to more effective brainstorming with Karen Hough, CEO... More »

  • BEST Webcast Series: Innovation in Education—Supporting a Changing Health Care Enviornment at WakeMed Health & Hospitals

    Tuesday, February 24, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    The role of healthcare is changing at an astronomical pace. The unique nature of the dynamic health care industry is the perfect environment for new teams to learn how education is delivered to decrease medical errors and improve the quality of patient care. The link between education and clinical m... More »


    Thursday, February 26, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    Instructional designers are constantly bombarded with new technologies and trends. It's difficult to distinguish which are fads, and which are worthy of time and resources. Instructional designers must also battle the false perception that you can teach any content using any technology. So what's th... More »

  • State of the Industry

    Thursday, March 12, 2015 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

    Laurie Miller, director of Research Services at ATD, and David Frankel, research specialist, will discuss benchmarking data from ATD BEST Awards Winners, and other organizations from 2006 to present. ATD estimates that U.S. organizations spent $1,208 per employee on training and development in 2013.... More »

    Sponsored by: Skillsoft Ken Blanchard Companies

    Thursday, April 16, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    Flawless virtual events don't just happen—they take careful planning, preparation, and practice! This session will explore what goes into making impeccable virtual events. You'll discover how to make a smooth and seamless transition from traditional face-to-face content to the virtual classroo... More »

  • Sneak Peak at the Fall Summit

    Wednesday, September 30, 2015 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

    Details for this vSession will be added soon.

Past Webcasts

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