5 Cool Ways to Make Team Motivation Soar in the Dog Days of Summer

Are you feeling the heat this summer? When the dog days are far from over and talent shortages are soaring (like those warmer temps), the business world keeps on sizzlin’… and you might be left wondering — how can I keep my team focused and motivated? Not to mention — how do I juggle the overwhelming... View Article

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How to “Make It Work” with Staff Augmentation

Staff augmentation — often shortened to “staff aug” or referred to as contingent workers, temporary talent, out-tasking, or as we like to call it — Innovators on Demand™ — is an outsourcing strategy utilized by learning organizations to quickly scale their internal project team to meet a certain business objective. Or, as we like to... View Article


7 Learning Podcasts You Need to Listen to Right Now

A couple years ago, we rounded up our favorite podcasts for instructional designers and learning professionals. To this day, it’s still one of our most popular blog posts, so we thought we’d revisit this topic and update our list. Quite a few new podcasts have rolled out since then, and now there’s a learning podcast for... View Article


18 Reasons Why We’re Proud to Be One of the Best Places to Work in 2018

Two weeks ago, the fine folks at the Business Intelligence Group announced that we had been deemed one of the Best Places to Work in 2018! This organization seeks to identify companies that are actively working to improve their own performance through efforts to challenge employees in environments that make work fun and engaging. We are... View Article


Meet ttc: Cheriann Cain

Innovator, meet Cheriann! Cheriann, meet Innovator! Sit down with us for our latest team meet & greet as you get to know more about one of our account managers, Cheriann Cain, and why this momma won our hearts years ago! This year, I’ve had the pleasure of working side by side with her warm smile.... View Article


Webinar Recap: How to Design Your PowerPoint Slides like a Pro

Yesterday’s webinar was one of my all-time favorites and according to our attendees, it looks like I wasn’t the only one blown away by the actionable PowerPoint tips that Kesha and Cortney shared with us on How to Design Your PowerPoint Slides like a Pro! Raves & Reviews “This was a fantastic webinar. Every bit... View Article


Top 10 Tweets and Takeaways That Will Ease Your #ATD2018 FOMO

#ATD2018 week may be over, but if you’re like us, you’re still combing through your notes, following up with your new contacts, and processing all that there was to learn. Fortunately for us, nearly our entire employee team was able to attend last week’s fun —including our Mix & Mingle event, which was a huge... View Article


6 Ways You Can Stay on The Innovative Edge

One of the most common struggles we hear from learning professionals in this fun coffee-themed personality quiz is that they’re often asked to wear too many hats in their role. Sound familiar? In fact, over 31% reported that lack of time and overextending themselves in these Jane-/Jack-of-all-trade roles keeps them from focusing on the bigger... View Article


Project Spotlight: A Comic-Al Spin on Compliance Training

We’re turning the page on another Project Spotlight! Today is all about compliance training…but halt right there (before you finish that groan)! Compliance training doesn’t always have to be the villain in the world of learning and development. Rules and regulations can actually be real page turners and — dare we say it — even... View Article


Top 10 Tweets and Takeaways That Will Ease Your #LSCon FOMO

If you’re like us and you’ve been frantically scrolling through your Twitter feed to catch up on this year’s golden nuggets shared at the Learning Solutions Conference & Expo, fear not! We’ve scouted out the best of the best in our favorite tweets, takeaways, quotes, and resources shared to ease your #LSCon FOMO — it’s a thing!... View Article


Did You See These Posts to Help You March Into Innovation?

Refill your coffee, cozy up, and let’s take a look back on the luckiest month of the year with these helpful posts that you might have missed. This month, there was a common theme of being proactive and taking micro steps to help you March into Innovation! Let’s review what we shared here on the... View Article