5 Steps to Better Remote Training

Managing remote teams can be a bit of a challenge. It’s hard enough to keep everyone on task when a dog is barking in the background and three people on your conference call are in their cars. Now you have to train them?! Well, yes, you do have to train them. In fact, good employee... View Article

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Generation Z Are Not the New Millennials: How to Train Them

The first wave of Generation Z (born between 1995 and 2012) — also known as the iGen, Gen Tech, Gen Wii, Net Gen, Digital Natives, and Plurals — is entering the workforce, making them the youngest group behind Millennials to join your organization. According to research from Bloomberg, Generation Z will surpass their well-known predecessors... View Article


How to Get Your Remote Team to Collaborate Effectively

Virtual teams are becoming far more commonplace in the workforce these days. If you are new to this flexible, virtual environment, there are a few rules of thumb we recommend to ensure success! 1. Communicate! At ttcInnovations, our best practice is to respond within four business hours, whether by email, voicemail, or other communication. If... View Article


5 Tips to Cultivate a Culture of Intrapreneurism

I recently read a press release about Peter Fukunaga being awarded Corporate Intrapreneur of the Year by the Hawaii Venture Capital Association.  The Corporate Intrapreneur of the Year creatively challenges traditions and assertively makes changes in their company culture to ensure fellow employees in their environment and their field are engaged and provides the platform... View Article


Is Training the Ultimate Employee Benefit for Millennials?

In case you haven’t heard, Millennials are now the largest workforce demographic. And, this generation is having a major impact on how companies compete to attract and retain today’s top talent. Spoiler alert: Throwing more money at this generation will not buy you loyalty or attract the most qualified candidate to your organization. What Millennials... 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


What Should You Be Reading This Summer [+Quiz]

With warm rays on the horizon, you might be thinking about how nice it would be to pick up a summer read. Imagine it — poolside with a refreshing drink, lying out on a bright towel, and reading a good book. ☀ But what constitutes a “good book”? If you’ve ever picked one up only to be... View Article


5 Unique Generation Z Characteristics & How to Train Them

It’s happening! Just as we are finally starting to recognize and make changes in our companies to ensure we attract and retain Millennials — Generation Z has officially come knocking at our office doors! “Also known as iGen, Centennials, Gamers and Founders, the oldest members of this emerging generation are 20 years old,” says Jason... View Article


Day Three: 6 Days of Giving with ttcInnovations

We hope you’re enjoying the 6 Days of Giving with ttcInnovations — we know we sure are! Get ready to turn the page on today’s festivities because we’re unleashing something worth caroling about! Our CEO and head elf, Debbie Wooldridge, is giving away a free copy of her Amazon Best Seller, Unleashing the Intrapreneur! Unleashing... View Article


How to Identify Intrapreneurs in Your Company & Why You Should!

As a manager, you are likely constantly looking to identify responsible team members who can turn ideas into profitable, finished products through assertive risk-taking and innovation. These are the people who are huge contributors to the success of your department. What you might not know is that there is a name for this type of... View Article


How to Coach Highly Successful Teams for Any Generation: Webinar Recap

Earlier this week, we hosted our live training: How to Coach Highly Successful Teams for Any Generation. Since this is a virtual recap, we’ll let our CEO and teacher show you how she felt about it… Yippeee!!!  Our Innovators were just as excited! Here’s what they discovered along the way… Learning Nuggets 5 ways coaching can give your organization... View Article