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Seal on rocks in aquarium

Face-to-face training has wriggly mortis

I remember a long time ago in a land far away I visited a marine park and watched a performance by the resident seal lions and their trainer. He made the usual gags such as explaining why they are so …

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L&D Mastermind Webinar: ‘Redesign of classroom training’

*** If you missed it, here’s the recording… *** Link to recording and use this password: [email protected] *** Join me at the next L&D Mastermind Webinar: ‘Redesign of classroom training’ on Friday 22 May at 12.30 BST Find out how …

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Genie and lamp

The future is not what it used to be

The future has changed. As I write this, life feels very surreal, like watching a movie of some dystopian future, and any moment somebody’s going to spill popcorn down the back of my neck, and I will snap back to …

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Learning Transfer Elephant

Article: The Learning Transfer Elephant

The Training Industry magazine has published an article I wrote on one of the elephants I see ignored by L&D: Learning Transfer. By all means, put people in a training room and give them an amazing experience and top-notch training. …

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Digital Adoption Summit 2020

Digital Adoption Summit 2020 on 26 – 28th May

Note: The event has finished, but you can access the recording here http://pal.gl/f0 ### Join me at the Digital Adoption Summit 2020 on 26 – 28th May, a Virtual Summit unlike any you’ve experienced before! My session on ‘Nudging behaviour …

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Baby elephant being nudged

What do you need a nudge for?

We all know there are things that we should be doing, but we are not doing. If only someone would give us a nudge. What’s one little habit you’d like to develop, one little thing you want to do on …

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Podcast: Best Practice Training & Development for Accounting Firms

I was delighted to be asked to do a podcast with Rob Brown who runs the BD Academy. His podcasts focus on business topics of interest to the accounting profession and he has a huge library of them. Mine was …

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Terrapin on hippo

Things are not what they seem

Have a look at the picture. What is it? No prizes for guessing, but it took me a little while to figure it out. It reminded me that we often can’t see the whole picture, yet our minds try and …

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