5+ Star-Worthy Learning and Development Resources

For the past two weeks, our internal Innovators have had their heads down, plugging away at our Back to School Challenge. Week two has been a really fun one! We’re even seeing some new students (Innovators) signing on to take the “class” after our week one Teacher’s Pets led the way. So let’s continue our... View Article

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13+ Amazing (and Totally Free) Learning and Development Resources

Last week, our A+ students completed the first week of our Back to School Challenge. It’s been amazing to see the homework flood in from our Innovators who came ready to learn! They put their thinking caps on all week long to further their professional development and pursue our four core values: innovation, quality, integrity,... View Article


Meet ttc: Dana Janssen

Now that you’ve had a chance to get to know Teresa, I’d like to introduce you to another executive member of our crew, Dana Janssen. Having known each other for years, but only working together closely for the last few months, I was so excited to sit down with her to hear more of her... View Article


Back to School Challenge 2017

Welcome, student — ahem — Innovator! Ms. Jessica here,  I’m so excited to welcome you to your first official day of our Back to School Challenge! You can consider this your class syllabus for the entire month of September 2017. Inside this syllabus, you’ll discover… What inspired us to kick-start this Back to School Challenge... View Article


Find Your MVLP — Most Valuable Learning Professional [Quiz]

If you read Teresa’s blog post last week, you’ll know exactly why we love recommending the staff aug resourcing model for some of our clients. If you missed it, be sure to get caught up before taking this quiz! The benefits of engaging in our staff augmentation services (AKA, Innovators on Demand™) are many but what our... View Article


Meet ttc: Teresa Chiapputo

I’ve known Teresa Chiapputo, our Client Relationship Executive for years now — both personally and professionally. You’d think, after working closely together for some time now, that I’d know just about everything there is to know about this passionate, kind, open-minded, and pattern-loving gal. But to my surprise, when I sat down to interview her,... View Article


The Future of L&D: Webinar Recap

ICYMI (in case you missed it), earlier this week, we hosted our live training: The Future of L&D. Since this is a virtual recap, we’ll let Liz Lemon here show you how we felt about it… Yeah —THAT excited!  Our Innovators came (with coffee in hand) ready to LEARN! Here’s what they discovered along the... View Article


The 5 Best Social Media Groups for Learning Professionals

In my five-year career as a marketing professional, there has been one constant resource that I’ve turned to for guidance time and time again — and the best part is, it’s FREE to use! Who doesn’t love free, am I right?! When it comes to finding career direction and seeking industry research, social media groups... View Article


What Type of Learning Professional Are You? (as explained by coffee) [Quiz!]

Just as every type of coffee has its own unique flavor and perks — so do you as a learning professional! Whether you work in a team setting, collaborate occasionally, or consult on the daily — it’s important that you know your preferred brew (learning personality type) to “expresso” yourself in the best light. Expresso yourself... View Article


How to Attract Top Millennial Talent to Your Organization [+ free e-book!]

There’s a new generation coming in and driving tomorrow’s workforce. Unless you’ve been living in a cave for the past five years, you’ve heard the “M” word by now. Generation Y—a group more popularly known as Millennials—is beginning to take over the workplace as more and more Baby Boomers begin to retire. At this point,... View Article


3 Apps Every Instructional Designer Should Use

Because it’s almost 2017, there’s a pretty good chance you’re reading this blog post on your phone. That’s just what we do these days—we use our phones for everything. Why should instructional design be any different? Mobile apps can not only make the creation process easier but make the implementation much smoother as well. Keep... View Article