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Is "Culture" Becoming the Next Meaningless Buzzword?

In 2014, the word “culture” was the most popular word according to the Merriam Webster’s dictionary. In 2015, company culture was among the top content drivers for Forbes, Inc, and Entrepreneur. 1,053 more words


The Pre-Internet Learning Organization

In Jane Hart’s Modern Workforce Learning Challenge, last’s week’s challenge was to look at how to support continuous social learning and how to help team members learn from each other. 797 more words

Social Learning

Why I've asked every trainer at my organization to attend our local ATD chapter's annual conference

I work at an eye bank. I’m surrounded by a lot of very smart people. We cure a lot of blindness. We want to cure more, so we’re growing. 442 more words


Breaking Away from "Stupid": Maybe It's New Staff, Not New Data?

Last week our post on bullying brought comments about how bullies and staff in general are hired. Several of the commenters offered potential interview techniques to weed out the mean, the lazy, and the pompous. 578 more words



Refining the Household Model is an endless journey of challenge, personal fulfillment

By Dr. Matthew Bogner*

We all want to feel a sense of meaning and purpose in our lives – to be part of something bigger than ourselves and aspire to a higher moral purpose. 637 more words

Culture Change

Why an All-Star Team is Better than a Team of All-Stars

Imagine you’re in the last phase of a highly competitive interview process for your “dream job.” The leadership team has praised your skills, intellect, and accomplishments.   1,317 more words


Striking the balance between control and opportunity to learn.

My friend and colleague Dr. Bobbie Finnochio introduced me to The Tao te Ching (Mitchell, 1988) and I have been fairly obsessed with it ever since. 599 more words