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.

"Train Station"

Execupundit

A film made by 40 directors around the world

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 […].

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.

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.

When Training and Coaching Fail

Lead Change Blog

Robert Dilts ’ concept of “Logical Levels” is a helpful framework for understanding why training or coaching sometimes falls short. They can augment capabilities through training and coaching.

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.

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

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 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

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?

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.

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.

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 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

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

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.

Spring Training Quiz

Execupundit

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

Mobile Apps for Training Millennials in 2017

Women on Business

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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.

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.

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

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.

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.

Management Training

Execupundit

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

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.

Here’s How to Stretch Your Training Budget Before the End of the Year

Kevin Eikenberry

There are three months left in the year, which means people are starting to plot and plan how they will spend the remainder of their budget – including their training budget. The post Here’s How to Stretch Your Training Budget Before the End of the Year appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning.

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 […].

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.

A 5-Step Training Plan to Think like a Navy SEAL

Great Leadership By Dan

Fortunately for you, these skills can be trained. However, you need to know your starting point to customize your training. So ask yourself: Do I follow a solid functional training regimen? So ask yourself: Do I regularly train my mental strength?

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.

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.

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.

Developing Leaders: Why Training Interventions Fail?

QAspire

Companies spend considerable amount of time and money on developing leaders through training programs and workshops. I have attended a number of such training programs and workshops and have observed the impact of these interventions.

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.]

What Should Be Included in Start-Up Training?

Women on Business

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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 Proposal

Execupundit

Examining a training proposal to conduct a workshop in a relatively remote location. Travel time is a concern as well as sufficient rest. The trainer needs enough time to be rested for the class.]

New Training Strategies for a New Day

Kevin Eikenberry

How do we deliver training when people aren’t in the same place, ever? The post New Training Strategies for a New Day appeared first on Kevin Eikenberry on Leadership & Learning. How can we help people get up to speed faster?