Association for Talent Development

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Upcoming Webcasts

  • 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
  • ATD Values Vets

    Wednesday, January 7, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    By: Joe Barto, Founder and President, Training Modernization Group

    Veterans At Work: Make Veterans Part of Your Talent Acquisition and Development Plans Veterans are returning from their stations all over the world in hopes of a new and successful start back at home. We, learning and talent development professionals, can make their hopes and dreams come true. It is... More »

  • Helping Learners Learn in the Digital Era

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

    By: Courtney Hunt, Founder and Principal, The Denovati Group

    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 »

  • Organization Development Fundamentals: Managing Strategic Change

    Friday, January 9, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    By: William J. Rothwell, President, Rothwell & Associates; Cavil S. Anderson; and Cynthia M. Corn

    About 60 percent of all organizational change efforts fail. And some authorities believe that the quintessential management competency for the future will be the ability to manage change. But how can change be managed? And is it even possible? Organization development (OD) has been around for a long... More »

  • Empowering B2B Sales Teams on Social Media

    Tuesday, January 13, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    Research shows that sales teams hit their quotas 31 percent more frequently when they use LinkedIn, Twitter, and other social networks as part of their process. Yet most sales professionals don’t use these tools in any systematic way. In this webinar, two industry experts will explore social s... More »

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

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

    By: Kimberly Currier, Vice President, Talent Development, American Cancer Society

    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

    By: Yvette Montero Salvatico, Principal, Kedge

    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 »

  • Doing More with Less: Developing a Comprehensive Training Program on a Tight Budget

    Wednesday, January 21, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    By: Matt Lee, CEO and Founder, Envisiontel and Bill Scerra, Learning Officer, Everbridge

    The training department is always asked to do more with less. In this webcast, you will learn how one organization leveraged technology to scale an effective training program with limited resources. In 2012 Bill Scerra joined Everbridge, a software-as-a-service provider and industry leader in unifie... More »

    Sponsored by: Totara LMS
  • Make Internal Coaching a Success in Your Organization

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

    By: Lisa Edwards, Partner, Bloom

    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

    By: Gary Magenta, Senior Vice President of Client Solutions and Certified Exec., Root Inc.

    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

    By: Bob Hewes, Camden Consulting Group and Alan Patterson, Mentoré

    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

    By: Rituraj Sar, Vice President of Learning and Development , Lupin Limited

    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

    By: Kathy Klock, Deloitte

    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

    By: Karen Hough, Founder and CEO, ImprovEdge

    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 »

  • Converting Potential to Performance: Optimizing High-Potential Development

    Monday, February 16, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST

    By: William Seidman, Cerebyte and Rick Grbavac, Cerebyte

    High potentials are the future leaders of their organizations. Developing high potentials to achieve their full capabilities has unique opportunities and challenges. This webinar presents simple, highly effective techniques, based on research on star performers and the newest neuroscience of learnin... More »

  • Prepare Now to Lead Later

    Friday, February 20, 2015 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST

    By: Terri Clark, Principal, Summit Equity Advisors

    Excelling later at your job means planning your career from the start. Determine the best path for you by assessing your own skills, gaining line experience, and becoming aware of the characteristics of your industry’s leaders. You also need to optimize your performance reviews and polish your... 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

    By: Amar Patel, Director, Center for Innovative Learning , WakeMed Health & Hospitals and Harriet Stephenson, Director, Nursing Education , WakeMed Health & Hospitals

    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

    By: Jennifer Hofmann, InSync Training

    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 »

  • Building a Culture of Employee Engagement

    Tuesday, March 10, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Robert Lavigna, Assistant Vice Chancellor/Director of HR, University of Wisconsin-Madison

    Research has shown that improving employee engagement in government will drive higher levels of organizational performance, stimulate innovation, reduce unwanted turnover and yield other important workforce and organizational benefits. In this session, Bob will expand on previous sessions he’s... More »

  • State of the Industry

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

    By: Laurie Miller, Director, Research Services, ATD and David Frankel, Research Specialist, ATD

    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
  • From The Mouths Of Millennials: Priceless Tips For Managers

    Friday, March 20, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Malati Shinazy, Catalyst/Consultant/Facilitator, Pacific Leadership Consultants

    Big data can give us demographic numbers to crunch and analyze. But that’s not enough for us to be the most effective managers we can for our Millennial employees. Listen to what they are saying: What is on their minds? What is important to them now? How can we break the 1.5-year-average rete... More »


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

    By: Jennifer Hofmann, InSync Training

    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 »

  • Employee Engagement: 10 Reasons, 10 Ways

    Friday, April 24, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    By: Zane Safrit, Mine

    Raising your company’s employee engagement levels doesn’t require another department-head meeting or brutal budget approval process. Employee engagement happens when we engage with our employees. In this 60-minute webcast, Zane Safrit will share 10 reasons why you need an engaged workfor... More »

  • Millennial Engagement

    Wednesday, June 17, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Alex Tremble, Program Analyst, Youth Programs Division, National Park Service

    With over 50% of the U.S. Federal Government workforce eligible for retirement in 2014, and a projected shortage of qualified Gen X'ers to back-fill the vacant positions, millennials find themselves in a unique situation of assuming leadership roles earlier in their federal career than their predece... More »

  • Employee Engagement Best Practices at NRC

    Wednesday, August 5, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    By: Jody Hudson, Chief Learning Officer, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

    Employee Engagement is more important now than ever in the Federal Government. As agency budgets continue to be constrained, there are fewer resources available to perform increasing work demands. Tapping into people’s discretionary effort through higher levels of employee engagement is crit... More »

Past Webcasts

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