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Technical Training For New Hires

Need some clarity about how to structure training for your incoming employees?  Take a look at three scenarios and decide which would work best for your organization. After the initial orientation step, another type of training is needed in order to get new hires working in their actual jobs. The success of this step depends… Continue reading Technical Training For New Hires

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Active Learning-10 Ideas to Keep Students Conscious During Training

Creative Training Techniques Engaging a class full of adults might seem like a daunting task but making the classroom an active place helps students use skills in the job. Active learning techniques are more effective than the long-standing tradition of simply listening to lectures, perhaps taking notes, and occasionally asking a question or two. Once… Continue reading Active Learning-10 Ideas to Keep Students Conscious During Training

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Are They Hooked? Three Easy Ways to Establish Credibility In Training Sessions

A cold, hard fact of life is that you have to convince people that you are worth listening to.   In a live interaction, expect that the participants are studying you closely, trying to determine what kind of expertise you have and deciding if you are going to deliver information that they can use. This post… Continue reading Are They Hooked? Three Easy Ways to Establish Credibility In Training Sessions

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The Biggest Secret to Making Training Work

The Biggest Secret to Making Training Work Congratulations! Students have walked out of an impactful and engaging training class, having given top marks to the instructor on smile sheets. Now you have arrived at one of the most crucial points in performance , the point at which you can make a terrific impact on the… Continue reading The Biggest Secret to Making Training Work

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Do You Want to Raise Your Expertise as an Instructor?

Three Ways to Quickly Improve Your Presentation Skills with Feedback You already know that great presentation skills are linked to career advancement, increased credibility and ability to influence your organization.   Yet most people do not arrive in this world with well-developed presentation skills. This post will help you get better at presenting, fast.  And… Continue reading Do You Want to Raise Your Expertise as an Instructor?