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Training Coordinators and Instructional Designers are Different

Over the course of my career, I have met a lot of frustrated training coordinators. They love training. They like coordinating for guest trainers. They enjoy getting the best information out to their staff or volunteers, and seeing their programs improve as a result. 415 more words

Training Matters

Creating Engagement Before Training Starts

Creating trainings that create training transfer is always challenging. If your learners are working against you, it’s impossible. I hear you saying “my learners would never work against me -they love me!”  I’m sure they do, but have you ever heard any of your staff or volunteers say anything like the following: 595 more words

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How Does Prior Knowledge Impact Training Transfer?

Training transfer would be relatively straight forward if all of your employees started as blank slates. You don’t hire for lack of experience, so this almost never happens. 645 more words

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Why Should You Care about Training Transfer?

Training is not always valued the way it should be. Some people see it as something you have to get through, rather than something that helps you do your job better. 396 more words

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Introducing the Rastsmith Learning Creation Blog

Every family struggles at some point in their lives. When their struggles outstrip their resources by too much, they can end up needing extra help. Over the course of… 353 more words

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