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New Product Development: Foundations in Business and Design

Angela Hausman, PhD — May 21, 2018 Follow @MarketingLetter — May 21, 2018 Big businesses, with notable exceptions like Intel, have become risk-averse when it comes to new product development. Instead of funneling profits into future products, they seem happy to milk existing products, offering anemic improvements rather than radical new products. Where are the … Continue reading New Product Development: Foundations in Business and Design

3 Ways Gamification Can Transform Learning & Development

Paul Keijzer — May 4, 2018 Follow @Paul_Keijzer — May 4, 2018 TeroVesalainen / Pixabay Classrooms, seminars, or workshops, whatever you call them, they all have one thing in common – these learning techniques are all centuries old. Yet they’re still around and are still widely and commonly used. Sure, there may have been ‘enhancements’ … Continue reading 3 Ways Gamification Can Transform Learning & Development

Searcher intent: The secret ingredient behind successful content development

Contributor Dave Davies takes the guesswork out of determining what type of content will resonate with an audience by creating Excel formulas to help determine what a searcher may be looking for. Dave Davies on May 2, 2018   Google’s goal is to satisfy a searcher’s intent. When a user finds what they’re looking for … Continue reading Searcher intent: The secret ingredient behind successful content development

The 6 Things You Need To Make Leadership Development Effective

Rick Lepsinger — April 21, 2018 Follow @onpoint_llc — April 21, 2018 The modern workplace is vastly different from what it once was. Today, organizations of all sizes and industries face increasingly globalized markets, remotely-located employees/teams, and the need for cross-disciplinary teams. To meet the demands of customers, it is imperative to have agile leaders … Continue reading The 6 Things You Need To Make Leadership Development Effective

Budgeting for Learning and Development? 5 Tips

Rick Lepsinger — April 2, 2018 Follow @onpoint_llc— April 2, 2018 Learning and development can play a significant role in the success of an organization by helping prepare high-potential employees for future leadership roles. It also smooths out the succession management process, minimizing disruptions and maximizing long-term performance. In fact, studies show that companies with … Continue reading Budgeting for Learning and Development? 5 Tips

Choosing the Right Organizational Development Consultant: 7 Tips 

Rick Lepsinger — January 18, 2018 Follow @onpoint_llc — January 18, 2018   As businesses grow, changes may need to be made to accommodate new departments, geographically diverse teams, and teams that combine different business functions to be more adaptable. Organizational development consultants can help businesses improve their change management, leadership development programs, and overall … Continue reading Choosing the Right Organizational Development Consultant: 7 Tips