L&D Hangout: How To Develop Training For Recruiters

Kate Weimer Kris Dunn, Meridian, Tim Sackett, Training and Development, Worldwide FOT

Most companies have a Talent Acquisition function. Guess what they don’t have? Effective training for recruiters.  FOT insiders Kris Dunn and Tim Sackett jumped on a Google hangout with the good folks at Meridian Knowledge Solutions to talk about best practices in developing training for recruiters. Bringing to the table some great experience, the hangout crew discussed, among other things, the following: —How your training …

L&D Hangout: How to Develop Training for Recruiters

Kate Weimer Kris Dunn, Learning and Development, Meridian, Tim Sackett

Most companies have a Talent Acquisition function. Guess what they don’t have? Effective training for recruiters. In this week’s upcoming episode of the L&D Hangout, “How to Develop Training for Recruiters” (brought to you by the good folks at Meridian) Tim Sackett and Kris Dunn will talk about the roadmap for developing training for recruiters. Join the hangout on October 26, 2016 @ …

RIP CLASSROOM TRAINING: Average YouTube Session Now 40+ Minutes Long

Kris Dunn Cara Lucas, Driving Productivity, Learning, Learning and Development, The HR Profession, Training and Development, Video Interviewing, Web/Tech

So you’ve resisted the trend to move some of your training to video. Well played, my friend. After all, you know how to deliver this stuff—live and in person. Whether it’s the boring items in your new-hire orientation, skill training or notes on how to not harass your teammates, there’s nothing wrong with your focus on classroom style training. Wait—there …

VIDEO: Cat Herding 101- Getting Your Organization On-Board With Compliance

Kris Dunn Learning, Learning and Development, Worldwide FOT

You know the drill. You’ve got a compliance-based training event that has to go down by a certain date to satisfy the powers that be. Kris Dunn and John Whitaker hang out and talk best practices for getting your organization on-board with compliance. Get ready to learn some Jedi Mind tricks to get folks in your organization to take the action needed …

Think Like A Marketer: The LD Edition

Chelsea Rowe Business Development, Chelsea Rowe, Driving Productivity, Learning, Learning and Development

Let’s face it. So much of what we do in the HR/talent management space is marketing. Holland Dombeck McCue has drawn the parallels between recruiting and marketing like an artist, and if you’ve missed it… well that’s just a shame because “recruit like a marketer” is damn good advice. “Think like a marketer” is also damn good advice for L&D pros. …

March Madness For Learning & Development

Dan Carusi Dan Carusi, Leadership, Learning and Development

I look forward to the NCAA Tournament and March Madness every year. Who doesn’t?  The close games, upsets, excitement, Cinderella stories and just good basketball.  Okay, with the exception of my wife, who by now has realized that two minutes left in the game really means 30. I diligently completed my bracket picks and anxiously waited for the opening rounds, …