Performance Matters Blog

  • November 13, 2019

Resistance often comes from employees who are left in uncertainty. As we move into a new decade, the pace of...

  • August 29, 2019

Once upon a time, I was sure I’d grow up to work in a vending machine. (That’s right; I thought...

  • August 20, 2019

We spend a lot of time focusing on the workforce of the future and our needs as a business to...

  • August 15, 2019

L&D professionals are often still order-takers. Employees don’t know how to do something, so organizations use training as a Band-Aid...

  • August 5, 2019

Like many intellectuals and creatives, we ISDs tend to be a bunch of beautiful eccentrics. That’s a great thing: our...

  • July 30, 2019

When you think about implementing agile methodologies, do you think of IT teams? If so, you are not alone. In...

  • July 18, 2019

It’s no surprise that innovation is a hot topic in the learning space. With new technologies, methodologies, platforms, processes, and...

  • April 30, 2019

Innovation isn’t shiny – it’s about problems. When people talk to me about innovation, there is usually something shiny involved....

  • April 16, 2019

With applications ranging from organizational design to product development, a design-thinking approach lies at the root of some of the...

  • March 27, 2019

I am often asked to help organizations introduce digital learning. The reason they choose digital learning usually has to do...

  • March 15, 2019

“Content is king.” We have heard this phrase many times before. With the advent of new content curation technologies in...

  • February 1, 2019

For too long, training has been synonymous with tedious WBT sessions that learners click through and forget. They won’t retain...

  • January 25, 2019

At the heart of leadership development is the relationship between the leader and the individuals and teams being led. Because...

  • November 16, 2018

“Human freedom involves our capacity to pause, … to choose the one response toward which we wish to throw our...

  • November 1, 2018

“The most important factor in survival is neither intelligence nor strength but adaptability.” ~ Charles Darwin Change is inevitable. Leaders...

  • October 3, 2018

The Learning Technologies Ecosphere is a key part of the overall experience that we, as learning and development professionals, are...

  • September 25, 2018

People often say that evaluation of learning is difficult. It can be hard to measure the impact of training using...

  • August 8, 2018

The majority of transformations promise benefits; they are the reward for the effort taken to transform. In many cases those...

  • July 26, 2018

With the news that Adobe will stop supporting the Flash Player plug-in at the end of 2020 and browsers disabling...

  • July 25, 2018

You have done your due diligence and examined both the needs of your organization and the strengths of potential enterprise...