Capturing and holding people’s attention is difficult. Conveying a message that can be remembered and subsequently replicated, even more so. The Theatre Story Method of using storytelling in business training offers an excellent framework for achieving both desiderates.
Trainers have long been on a quest to find the best ways of engaging an audience and imparting as much information as possible, and storytelling has always played a part in their strategies. Here are a few new ways of employing storytelling techniques in corporate learning:
With the current rise of online events and meetings, listening has become an important skill in our professional lives. So how can we improve our listening skills in the Golden Age of online professional events?
Having a tool does not automatically equal getting the desired results; and that is true no matter if we’re talking about a hammer or an LMS. What matters most is how people use that tool. So here are four things that an LMS alone can’t do, but it can prove to be of great assistance to those who can:
Effective coaching does not have to eat up a lot of time or drain large amounts of energy. However, building a coaching culture requires it to become a habit for all the members of the organization. Here are 7 questions for making coaching a habit in your organization:
Remote work has transformed overnight from an occasional perk to a (seemingly) permanent necessity. Digital transformation in training and development got a huge boost, so it is important to develop digital training strategies that provide personalized training and support for remote workforces.
Weaving coaching deep into the fabric of organizational culture has tremendous benefits both for the employees and the company. However, making that happen is a lot more difficult. Here are three obstacles to overcome when building a coaching culture:
Remote work can bring up new challenges and responsibilities for managers and team leaders that may not have been considered before, so they need to implement best practices that will help team members adapt to this working style long-term and thrive. Let’s have a look at some of the ways team leaders can ensure the long-term success of their remote team:
The popularity of podcasts is mainly due to the fact that they allow for multi-tasking. In the shelter in place context, podcasts also offer a welcome break from too much screen time. It’s both convenient and engaging and thus a perfect way of delivering information and building up skills.