Association for Talent Development

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Upcoming Webcasts

  • Virtual Strategies for Social Learning

    Wednesday, October 22, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    Learning has always been a social process: It is human nature to learn from one another. What’s changed, however, is how social media and virtual learning technologies have made it possible for workers to collaborate in ways that were almost unimaginable a decade ago. Companies are now rethink... More »

    Sponsored by: ON24
  • Enabling Virtual Learning By Design

    Thursday, October 23, 2014 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    We all know that the use of virtual classrooms, e-learning, and blended learning has gone beyond a trend to become an accepted and permanent part of the learning mix. It’s hard to find a subject that isn’t, in some form and at some level, taught online. With so much content and technolog... More »

  • Absolutely Positively Achieve Level 4 Outcomes

    Monday, October 27, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    Managers are often experience training programs that do not achieve their expectations for improved business results. Many are under intense pressure to hit non-negotiable performance targets and need the kind of support that achieves the required business results. This presents several challenges f... More »

  • Bite Size Is the Right Size: How Microlearning Shrinks the Skills Gap

    Tuesday, October 28, 2014 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    We’re in the midst of a learning crisis. Rapid technological change has led to a skills half-life of just 2.5 years, according to Deloitte. At the same time, the way people consume information, and thus how they learn, has changed as well. Attention is a diminishing resource in the digital age... More »

    Sponsored by: Grovo
  • Preventing the 5 Most Common Virtual Training Challenges

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

    From distracted learners to feeble Internet connections, there are lots of problems that plague online classes. So what can you do to prevent symptoms like these from appearing? Join Cindy Huggett, author of The Virtual Training Guidebook, as she diagnoses the top five virtual training challenges. Y... More »

    Sponsored by: Citrix GoToTraining
  • Create a Personalized Learning Plan (Encore Performance)

    Thursday, October 30, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

    Due to popular demand, we have added another live webcast as an encore performance on this topic. Join ATD and Edutainment Media for an overview and demonstration of the ATD Career Navigator. The Career Navigator is a self-assessment tool available as a free member benefit to National ATD members an... More »

    Sponsored by: Edutainment Media
  • Use LOLAs to Increase Interactivity in Your Virtual Classroom

    Thursday, October 30, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

    Bad news: Webinars have replaced PowerPoint as the most soporific strategy to put your participants to sleep. Good news: A live online learning activity (LOLA) can increase—and improve—interaction in a virtual classroom situation. Over the past 12 years, we have field-tested a variety of... More »

  • Generation Z: Understanding the Next Generation of Worker

    Monday, November 3, 2014 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST

    Having grown up post 9/11, in the wake of the great recession, and always connected online, Generation Z is an emerging group that your entire company needs to understand, from HR to marketing. Gen Z represents 23 million Americans born between 1994 and 2010. Dan Schawbel has spent the past year lea... More »

    Sponsored by: Intrepid Learning
  • Women, Leadership, and Success

    Tuesday, November 4, 2014 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST

    Companies should not be run solely by men or be predominately male; nor should they be run solely by women. Generally, women offer different leadership skills and competencies than men, and these skills are every bit as important—if not more so. Women are more focused on organizational culture... More »

  • The IBM Manager Experience: A Strategic Transformation

    Wednesday, November 5, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST

    IBM’s purpose which is to be the most essential company in the world is leading the networked enterprise through a major transformation. New markets, new buyers, and new ways of working are demanding greater agility and speed like never before. In addition, IBM’s strategy to lead Cloud,... More »

  • Using Your LMS to Drive Customer Engagement and Deliver Results

    Thursday, November 6, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    In a workplace with ever increasing workloads, distractions, and information, getting potential learners to engage has never been more difficult. The days of an “If you build it, they will come” strategy are well behind us, and best practice organizations are using a range of tactics to... More »

    Sponsored by: Totara LMS
  • Creating Engaging Learning Video

    Wednesday, November 12, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    More people than ever are turning to video to learn new skills and obtain knowledge. Whether it’s on demand or as a part of webinars and e-learning products, learners are demanding visual content. In this webcast, popular author Jonathan Halls will explain how video works in learning and what... More »

    Sponsored by: Kontiki
  • eLearning Essentials for a Device Rich World

    Thursday, November 13, 2014 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST

    Is mobile learning the next logical leap from online learning? Should you be ramping up your mobile solutions? We have turned a corner in mobile learning authoring with the availability of the easy-to-use, responsive authoring now found in Adobe Captivate 8! Join Allen Partridge for an introduction... More »

    Sponsored by: Adobe
  • BEST Webcast Series: Measuring Talent Development at Valvoline Instant Oil Change

    Friday, November 14, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    When measuring the impact of their programs, talent development departments too often settle for Level 4 data that doesn't connect to the needs of the business. In this session, you will see how Valvoline Instant Oil Change correlates actual employee business metrics with granular data from the empl... More »

  • The Self-Aware Leader: Reinventing Yourself, Others, and the Business

    Monday, November 17, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST

    Our work constantly challenges us to find faster and better ways of doing things—to reinvent. Yet, the speed of business pushes leaders to maintain a pace that is exhilarating one day and exhausting the next. Leaders that move too fast risk missing important pieces of data that feed solid deci... More »

  • Moving the Middle: Motivating Existing Sales Teams to Perform Better

    Wednesday, November 19, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    Every sales organization can be categorized into top, middle, and bottom performers. Top performing sales reps can be counted on for hitting quota and making those deals happen that didn't look possible. Most reps, however, fall into that middle category. Consider that a simple 5 percent gain in the... More »

    Sponsored by: Qvidian
  • 7 Strategies for Learning Leaders: Driving Agility, Accountability, and Results

    Thursday, November 20, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST

    Much is expected of today’s learning leaders. They must ensure that their organization has the learning opportunities and resources it needs, measure the business value the department provides, and stay on top of their evolving roles. This session is designed to help learning leaders build per... More »

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

    Friday, November 21, 2014 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 »

  • 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 »

  • 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 »

  • Career Empowerment: Change, Reinvent, or Advance Your Training Career

    Monday, December 8, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm 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 »

  • 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 »

  • 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
  • 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 »

  • 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 »

  • 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 »

  • 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 »

  • 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 »


    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 »

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