Performance Matters Blog

  • August 12, 2022

I took a 13-year time-out from my 40+-year career in autos to run a tech company. (With impeccable timing: I...

  • July 11, 2022

With so many changes taking place in the learning space, Learning & Development (L&D) can now get future ready. From...

  • July 1, 2022

Virtual reality (VR), extended reality (XR), the metaverse. Many organizations are grappling with how to use these technologies effectively. Michael...

  • May 27, 2022

Most of our personal and work lives take place in the cloud. The cloud is the global network of software...

  • May 13, 2022

In the early parts of 2020, companies around the world had to rapidly shift their training plans away from in-person...

  • April 29, 2022

The past two years have shown that learning and development (L&D) can deliver experiences at scale with a hybrid strategy...

  • April 15, 2022

In the midst of a pandemic, social unrest, and political challenges facing our world, many are turning their attention to...

  • March 25, 2022

Automakers spend massive amounts of money and resources on supporting their franchised dealers. On the front line of that effort...

  • March 15, 2022

In an ever-changing work environment, there is increasing demand for innovation and new ways of working—whether it’s pressure from your...

  • March 11, 2022

What Is Extended Reality? Extended reality (XR) is a catch-all term for virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and mixed...

  • February 11, 2022

Get clear on organizational ambiguity Ambiguity, in short, means there is room for more than one interpretation. Thanks to a...

  • February 3, 2022

You can find transformation everywhere. From how we travel via apps, to how we cook using YouTube, and even down...

  • January 21, 2022

Failure can become our most powerful path to learning if we’re willing to choose courage over comfort. —Brené Brown Organizations...

  • January 11, 2022

Learning and Development (L&D) professionals can sometimes find themselves in situations where their solutions fall short of the desired learner...

  • January 7, 2022

Resolutions for Personal and Professional Achievement Full disclosure: A version of this blog appeared nearly a decade ago. Its principles...

  • December 30, 2021

Leadership & Learning Strategies for Workforce Transformation 2021 has taught us the importance of being flexible. Our traditional assumptions about...

  • July 27, 2021

Has it been a while since your last employee engagement survey? Are you ready to re-engage but don’t know where to start? Here are six…

  • June 18, 2021

As the aerospace and defense workforce approaches retirement, organizations need a plan for supplementing the critical tribal knowledge learned on-the-job that will be lost.

  • June 16, 2021

Though the next generation of aerospace & defense workers have grown up with modern technology, how can they gain knowledge that can only be acquired…

  • May 21, 2021

Online training can leave learners passive and isolated, but, it’s possible to make learning a part of everyday work, and to deliver it effectively.