Why Training is an Event and Learning is a Process

Kevin Eikenberry

For about 30 years, people have pegged me as a “trainer” and defined what we deliver as “training.” It didn’t take me nearly 30 years to realize that “training” is a limiting term. The truth is, we aren’t in the training business at all.

Quotes And Leadership Lessons From How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

Joseph Lalonde

Hiccup (Jay Baruchel), Astrid (America Ferrera), Snotlout (Jonah Hill), Tuffnut (Justin Ripple), Ruffnut (Kristen Wiig), and the rest of the How To Train Your Dragon return in the third outing for How To Train Your Dragon. A Reel Leadership Article.

Training Still Matters

Joseph Lalonde

But finally, the third thing I’d have to say that contributes to remarkable guest experiences is… training! Even if you have amazing people on your team, they still need to be trained. Continue Reading… The post Training Still Matters appeared first on Joseph Lalonde.

Using Your Remaining Training Budget Wisely

Kevin Eikenberry

Whether you manage the training budget for yourself, your team, your department, or your entire organization, you are acutely aware that there are just two months left in the year. How can I use the rest of my training […].

Trains and Snow

Execupundit

Two documentaries from Britain: "Snowdrift at Bleath Gill" "Snow and Trains

"Train Station"

Execupundit

A film made by 40 directors around the world

How To Train Your Team To Look Forward

Joseph Lalonde

However, there are issues in motivating them and training your team to look forward. To get them to look forward, we have to look at the root reasons they struggle […] The post How To Train Your Team To Look Forward appeared first on Joseph Lalonde.

Five Keys to a Wildly Successful New Supervisor Training Process

Kevin Eikenberry

Do you have new supervisor training, and if you do, is it working? The post Five Keys to a Wildly Successful New Supervisor Training Process appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning. Do your new supervisors hit the ground running?

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Training Sergeants

Execupundit

Army Non-Commissioned Officer leadership training program and consider how many companies have equivalent programs. Check out the U.S. Not many

Train Nostalgia

Execupundit

I recall taking the train from Phoenix to Tucson. The drive isn't bad but I'm thinking of all of the work I could get done going to and fro on a train. The train service might be restored in order to reduce the highway traffic.

Training Day

Execupundit

Training today. Exhaustion tonight. Writing tomorrow. The rest of the evening will be exercise. reading, NyQuil, and collapse. At least I don't have to catch a plane to another city where I'll do it all again in the morning

Diversity Training at Starbucks

Execupundit

[Photo by Mike Kenneally at Unsplash] Writing in The Weekly Standard, Andrew Ferguson casts a skeptical eye on the much-publicized diversity training at Starbucks.

No Formal Leadership Training? No Problem!

Lead Change Blog

Somehow, I’d achieved a position of authority (and a board seat) without any formal training. Photo Copyright: <a href=’[link] / 123RF Stock Photo</a> The post No Formal Leadership Training?

Secure Tools and Training

Michael Lee Stallard

#94 Secure Tools and Training. Be sure to get people the tools and training they need to do their work well. The post Secure Tools and Training appeared first on Michael Lee Stallard.

Training the Mind

Coaching Tip

In the broadest sense, it is any method used to train the mind or to achieve a special state of consciousness. " Meditation " is hard to define, because the word can apply to so many things.

Training Rooms

Execupundit

Training rooms lack the predictability of classrooms. Depending upon the size and resources of the organization, training rooms can be extravagant or spartan. I fondly recall a floor of training rooms in Houston.

Customer Service Training 101

Eric Jacobson

Whether you are in a new customer service role or simply need some customer service refresher tips, Customer Service Training 101 , is the book for you. Customer Service Training 101 , is suitable for nearly any type of business – retail and non-retail. Now in its third edition (originally published in 2005), you’ll find practical and actionable techniques and behaviors to ensure you are providing the best possible service for your customers.

Train Your Replacement… Not Your Clone!

General Leadership

An individual step in character training is to put responsibility on the individual. The post Train Your Replacement… Not Your Clone! Guest Posts Communication Landreth Leadership Planning training

Spring Training

Execupundit

I played hooky this afternoon and went with an old friend to a Spring Training game between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Chicago White Sox at Talking Stick Stadium.

Why Training is Always Pushed Down the Priority List

Kevin Eikenberry

The post Why Training is Always Pushed Down the Priority List appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning. Leadership & Supervisory Skills Personal & Professional Development training budgetIt happens over and over. There is a call to cut the budget.

6 Ways to Ensure Your Leadership Training Makes You a Better Leader

Let's Grow Leaders

You’ve invested the time and effort to go to leadership training. The post 6 Ways to Ensure Your Leadership Training Makes You a Better Leader appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders. Winning Well leaderhip training

Management Training

Execupundit

Cultural Offering is planning for training and the course material is excellent

Spring Training Quiz

Execupundit

[Photo by Rob Bye at Unsplash] George Will, who is a mega-baseball fan, has a serious quiz for us

Training Room Layout

Rapid BI

Training room layout - When you run your meeting or training event, its not just room layout that is important, its about matching the room layout with the trainers style, the material to be covered and the required outcomes. The post Training Room Layout appeared first on RapidBI. Management advantages boardroom disadvantages it training meeting room layout minifig room layout theatre style Training training room design U shape

The Train to Istanbul

Execupundit

Reprise: Taking the train from London to Istanbul. It is interesting to see how the quality of the trains varies

Keys to a (Really) Successful New Supervisor Training Program

Kevin Eikenberry

The post Keys to a (Really) Successful New Supervisor Training Program appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning. Leadership & Supervisory Skills Personal & Professional Development bud to boss new supervisor new supervisor training

Leadership And Management Lessons From The Christmas Train

Joseph Lalonde

A Christmas Reel Leadership Article “The Christmas Train” is a Hallmark Movies and Mysteries production based on David Baldacci’s book. It’s a love story with a bit of humor, mystery, the dangers of a train stalled by a snowstorm, and an ending with a great twist.

Procrastinating on Training

Execupundit

In my experience, the employers (and employees) who need training the most get it the least. The effective ones use training as booster shots to enhance current skills. Certain workshop topics draw voluntary attendance. Others must be required.

Leadership Training Begins in the Home

Ron Edmondson

In your church, my church, and indeed most churches, there is a crying need for trained, humble, and passionate leaders. Child training is really a misnomer; it should be called parent training. The post Leadership Training Begins in the Home appeared first on Ron Edmondson.

Building Skills After Training

Kevin Eikenberry

We host workshops and training sessions across the country and all throughout the year and we often get this question: How can I consistently apply what I learned here in the workshop back in my job and the real world?

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Tavern Training

Execupundit

Take a couple of minutes today and read Wally Bock on "tavern training

Online Training

Execupundit

For years I have resisted presenting online training. This stems from my belief that no educational experience is better than being in the room with a well-qualified and enthusiastic instructor where you can ask questions and exchange thoughts. I still believe that.

5 Powerful Ways to Ensure Leadership Training Sticks

Let's Grow Leaders

I don’t believe in leadership training. It’s nothing against you as the new Training Director. The post 5 Powerful Ways to Ensure Leadership Training Sticks appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders. Winning Well leadership training“Don’t bother me with this crap. It’s a complete waste of time. I get that I have to work with you in some way. If you MUST […].

Creating Purposeful Leadership Development Training Programs

The Regis Company

There are many shiny objects available to corporate development training companies to infuse their programs with from a wide array of technologies (i.e.: We realized that we needed to significantly shift our own way of thinking regarding the true purpose of leadership training.

Customer Service Training 101

Eric Jacobson

Whether you are in a new customer service role or simply need some customer service refresher tips, Customer Service Training 101 , is the book for you. Customer Service Training 101 , is suitable for nearly any type of business – retail and non-retail. Now in its third edition (originally published in 2005), you’ll find practical and actionable techniques and behaviors to ensure you are providing the best possible service for your customers.

Remarkable TV: Persuading People to Attend Training

Kevin Eikenberry

You can tell them, you can order them or you can persuade them…but there’s only one right answer to get people to understand the importance of attending, participating and engaging in training. Remarkable TV: Persuading People to Attend Training Listen to the audio-only version of this episode. The post Remarkable TV: Persuading People to Attend Training appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning.

Train the Trainer – Infection Control

Rapid BI

Practical - hands on training for helping to reduce the spread of infections in your organisation or Domiciliary care services. The post Train the Trainer – Infection Control appeared first on RapidBI. Management care-home Domiciliary care hand washing hands infection control practical train the trainer Training workshop

The Biggest Benefits of Ongoing Staff Training for Your Business

Strategy Driven

However, some companies can be slow to implement the right training that can develop and grow their employees while also keeping their business secure. One of the most important reasons for keeping your staff up to date with training is for the security of your business.

Got Harassment Prevention Training?

Execupundit

Given the surge of publicity regarding harassment cases, there is increased interest in my Harassment Prevention workshop as well as my briefings on tactful communication. If you would like information on these programs, email me at michael@execupunditconsulting.com.

Training and Neglect

Execupundit

"Why don't they train their employees?" Well, it's because: Training is expensive. But they'll find time to clean up messes caused by a lack of training.] They hire people who have been trained. Unfortunately, much of that training took place over 10 years ago.]

When is training ‘old fashioned”?

Rapid BI

What is fashion in the world of L&D It is 1800 and I am on the 1640 train back from Leeds to London after meeting with a potential client. I overhear a telephone conversation where an individual described a training room as basic. The post When is training ‘old fashioned”? Management training resources training rooms training space

What makes great training?

Talent Technologies

What makes great training? Those of you who have been on training courses in the past will know that not all training is the same. This statement may sound like the blindingly obvious, a truism, but. Read more on the Talent Technologies website. Communication

Training and The Real World

Execupundit

[Photo by Amr Elmasry at Unsplash] One of the most jarring things I have encountered in life has been the frequently found gap between training and what is actually needed on the job.