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#GuildChat for 03/27/20: GuildChat Face-to-Face

Our next #GuildChat takes place On Zoom! This Friday, March 27th at 11am PT / 2pm ET. For the first time ever we’re taking #GuildChat to video conferencing. For one hour we’ll meet and put faces with handles. We’ll give our fingers a rest and have a verbal chat. The …

#GuildChat for 03/20/20: Self-Directed Learning

Our next #GuildChat takes place Friday, March 20th at 11am PT / 2pm ET. This week’s chat is on Self-Directed Learning. In 2003, Jay Cross stated “Many learners today are not self-directed—they are waiting for directions. It’s time to tell them that the rules have changed. It’s in their self-interest …

#GuildChat for 03/6/20: Managing & Management in L&D

Our next #GuildChat takes place Friday, March 6th at 11am PT / 2pm ET. This week’s chat is on Management in L&D What does it take to manage L&D? Is it different than management in other departments given the nature of the work, workers and internal solutioning? In this week’s #GuildChat …

#GuildChat for 02/14/20: Visual Design for Learning

Our next #GuildChat takes place Friday, February 14th at 11am PT / 2pm ET. This week’s chat is on Visual Design for Learning. Visual design plays a large role in the effectiveness of learning solutions and learning resources. Done right, visual design can simplify information, make concepts easier to understand and help …

#GuildChat for 01/31/20: Training v. Support

Our next #GuildChat takes place Friday, January 31st at 11am PT / 2pm ET. This week’s chat is on Training v. Support The responsibility of Learning Professionals is ultimately to help people do better in their jobs and to that end support the goals of the organization they work in or …