From the monthly archives:

February 2013

TLW 111: Inspiration and Why Constraints Are Your Friend

by Robin Lindbeck on February 28, 2013

Why you should like constraints

 

 

Guest Host: Wendy Rettenmeier

Topic:  Inspiration and Why Constraints Are Your Friend

Articles for this Week:

 

Tip of the Week:

From the book Reality-Based Leadership: Ditch the Drama, Restore Sanity to the Workplace, and Turn Excuses into Results, use these two questions to reframe a situation and move the situation forward:

  • What are the facts of the situation?
  • What can I do to help?

 

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TLW 110: Effectively Working from Home?

by Robin Lindbeck on February 20, 2013

training development productivity pitfalls

 

Topic:  Effectively working from home?

 

 

Articles for this Week:

 

Tip of the Week:

Cleaning the whiteboard:

  • Robin prefers ammonia-based cleaners, including baby wipes and hand wipes.
  • If someone write on the board with non-erasable markers, draw over the permanent marker with dry-erase markers and then erase it and the dry-erase and permanent ink will be removed!

 

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TLW109: Learning from Lowes

February 15, 2013

        Guest Host: Cheryl Mosby Topic:  Learning from Lowes? 9 Valuable Business insights from My Visit to Lowe’s HQ (Kevin Jones blog)   Articles for this Week: Assessing the Value of Online Interactions (Learning Solutions Nuts & Bolts column by Jane Bozarth) How to Get People to Apply What they Learned: Just […]

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TLW108: Let’s Get a Little Social…with HR?

February 7, 2013

        Topic:  Social + HR = ? 2013: The Year of Social HR (Forbes)   Articles for this Week: 50 Best e-Learning Posts of 2012 (Upside Learning) Engage Passive Learners (Chief Learning Officer blog) Generational Trait vs. Life Stage (Chief Learning Officer) Chasing Inbox Zero (ProfHacker blog–Chronicle of Higher Education) Tip of […]

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TLW107: Trainers influencing behavior change

February 1, 2013

          Topic: How can trainers influence behavior change? Why Trainers Lack Influence – and How They Can Get It   Articles for this Week: Top 10 Leadership Soft Skills (Chief learning Officer) 9 Lies Unproductive people Love to Tell (Marc and Angel Hack Life) Reasons for Not Evaluating (and what to […]

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