Association for Talent Development

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

Upcoming Webcasts

  • 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 is currently leading its 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, analytics, mobile, social, and security, has leaders at all l... 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 engage, exci... 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 »

    Sponsored by: The National
  • 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 »

  • Leading an International Delegation to the ATD 2015 International Conference & Exposition

    Tuesday, November 18, 2014 8:00am - 9:00am EST

    Held each spring, the ATD International Conference & Exposition—the premier event for training and talent development professionals—welcomes attendees from around the world. Wei Wang, director of international relations at ATD, will provide important information on how to organize an... More »

  • The Coaching Approach: A Key Tool for Successful Managers

    Tuesday, November 18, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST

    In this webcast, ATD Research discusses the current state of the use of coaching as a managerial tool, and provides insight on how learning leaders can more effectively develop and sustain successful coaching programs. Although coaching is a powerful tool, only about a quarter of organizations incor... More »

    Sponsored by: Proformative
  • 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 »

    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 »

  • 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 »

  • 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 »

  • 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 »

  • 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 »

  • 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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