Because of scheduling, events, and trips, CFM will not print its online August magazine until September, 2018, but hope these News & Tips keep you updated until September.
Up Coming Events
Hey, come to "Philadelphia 2018 HR, Training, & Talent Networking Extravaganza on September 11, 2018." It will be held at the Pyramid Club. The Extravaganza brought you by TrainingPros! Sign up at Philly L&D.
PADAL’s 10/11/18 meeting will feature Design Active Learning/Collaboration Environment+. “The purpose of this meeting will be to bring together Higher Ed, Corporate, & K-121 professionals to engage in interactive presentations, case studies, and hands-on-demos.”
Gina M. Sansivero, Dir. of Business Development, Education, FSR Inc., the last of Gina’s trilogy (3) of articles is Presentation Technologies 101. The article focuses on what “the preferred presentation technology [is] for most colleges and universities.” Selecting presentation technology raises some questions and logistical concerns, but do not outweigh the benefits to presentation technology. Read more Gina’s previous 2 article were: How Can Technology Engage the Commuter Student and What Students Want: Experiential Learning. CFM would like to extend a warm thank you to Gina for her illuminating contributions.
From CFM’s July 28th workshop on starting your own business, Entrepreneurial ship101, the audience received expert advice, but still had questions, so here are some additional follow up resources. Rembrand Koning and colleagues say “the best-performing startups are those where the founder is hands-on with people management.” Most of the business experts would advise the new startup to have a business plan. If your initial interest has moved beyond and you are becoming more serious about your considerations, you would be interested in developing a business plan. Further, if you are wondering what being an entrepreneur entails, you may want to know and read the 17 best entrepreneurship and business leadership articles of the Year. Finally, but not the last of CFM’s tips for you is financing. But like most development is done by stages, there will be stages of venture capital financing you need to know about and understand.
Higher Education and Training
Rather than present or explain the difference in training and development between higher education and business. Here is a brief review by some of the experts. For the state of professional development in higher education over the last twelve years, Academic Impressions “has been assembling many of the learning experts in higher education are committed to helping change their institutions—to make higher education more sustainable for the future.” Read moreTaryn Osech (2018) in May’s edition of Train Industry Magazine provides a 5 minute read on Leading Training in Higher Education: Leveraging the Learning Culture for Faculty and Staff. For those readers in the corporate sector, corporate training experts indicate, a more collaborative approach to training. Read MoreBryant Nielson (2018) suggest that the “Corporate sector is the most growing sector in the world. It is getting change by globalization and technical advancement on daily basis.” Read More