What Do You Really Need to Include in Your Learning Plan?

Today’s Tiny Topic idea was inspired by one of our tiny but mighty Senior Instructional Designers, Charlotte Donaldson! Thanks to our team for continuing to inspire us to #UnlockInnovation. Grab a notebook and let’s get ready to dive into guided notetaking! Lecture…try as we might to avoid it, it can be a necessary component of... View Article

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Action Mapping and How to Prevent Information Overload

For today’s Tiny Topic, we’re talking about information overload — specifically, how to avoid it when working with subject matter experts who ask for everything, including the kitchen sink! According to Bill Jensen in Simplicity: The New Competitive Advantage: “Undisciplined communication is the third biggest source of harmful complexity in business.” One of the key things Mr.... View Article


How To Twist Up the Traditional Teach Back Method

It’s Tiny Topic time!!! In case you missed last week’s introduction to our ttcInnovations Tiny Topics, I recommend catching up on the “four-1-1” (it’ll make sense after you read it) here! Today, we’re chatting about the good ol’ teach-back method. There are some great benefits to be had from ingesting knowledge well enough to teach... 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


6 Learning-Focused Newsletters You’ll Fall in Love With

I don’t know about you, but my inbox is a pretty personal space. I don’t let just any company drop me a love note any time they have a conversational heart. And, unlike middle school, I especially don’t appreciate secret admirers showing up uninvited. My first thought when I receive an unexpected Valentine — who... View Article


Webinar Recap: New Year, New Trends in L&D

Today, we hosted our live training: New Year, New Trends in L&D. Our attendees came with full mugs & thinking caps on ready to #UnlockInnovation with us! Raves & Reviews Our Innovators were just as excited! “I enjoyed today’s session. Fast paced and held my attention.” – Carole A. “Great session and very useful!” – Alistair M.... View Article


Project Spotlight: Take Me Out to the Ball Game

The Objective One of our all-star financial solutions clients came to us needing a PIAT (AKA “putting it all together”) activity that followed an intensive, jam-packed five-week training. Our clients were looking for an activity that would: Engage the learners using high-energy and interactive activities. Stimulate fun, lively conversation amongst the learners. Allow for easy... View Article


Which 2018 Learning Trend Best Fits Your Style? [Quiz]

As we kick off the new year, have you been wondering what trends you will see and which of those trends will map to your own personal/professional style? Whether you are a trend-setting minimalist, a dressed-to-impress professional, or even a casual, athletic, on-the-go jet-setter, it is important to gain insight into how these trends impact... View Article


Which 2018 Financial Learning Trends Are Worth the Investment?

In the financial industry, learning and development organizations are looking heavily at overall trends and how to execute them within their own environments. However, the continued scrutiny around information security and constantly changing regulatory requirements can turn a straight and narrow path to advancement into something that looks like a season of Amazing Race. But... 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 Six: 6 Days of Giving with ttcInnovations

Ho, ho, ho — it’s the final day of our 6 Days of Giving with ttcInnovations, and we’re excited to go out with a bang! For day six, we bring you a free, bubbly training that’s sure to help you ring in the new year on trend! Tune in to our webinar recording, New Year, New... View Article