101 Learning and Development Tools: Essential Techniques for Creating, Delivering and Managing Effective Training
By: Kenneth Fee (author)Paperback
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"101 Learning and Development Tools" is your practical guide to all the most up-to-date training techniques, organized around the classic learning and development cycle. Whether you need a quick, ready solution or some guidance on where to go for in-depth information, this is your essential reference guide. It picks up from where you are in the process of managing learning, and helps you place it in a broader context. Each chapter is a mini guide to each tool with: a description of the tool; analysis; resources needed; cost implications; and, cross-references to help you identify alternative or related tools for further study or investigation. "101 Learning and Development Tools" is the indispensable, all-in-one-volume reference book for both professionals in the field and students learning about the subject.
Kenneth Fee has worked in learning and development for 25 years, as a trainer, consultant, manager, and writer, among other roles. He has an MA degree in social science, an MBA, certificates in training and in assessment, a professional diploma in training management, and he is a Chartered Fellow of CIPD and a Fellow of CMI.
Chapter - 23: The talent web;Chapter - 24: The succession planning cycle;Chapter - 25: Devising and using standards of competence;Chapter - 26: Board-level development: a needs audit;Chapter - 27: Learning methods and styles grid;Chapter - 28: Learning methods choice matrix;Section - TWO: Planning learning;Chapter - 29: The six essential elements of a learning strategy;Chapter - 30: Using the learning and development cycle to plan learning interventions;Chapter - 31: A step-by-step guide to planning a learning event;Chapter - 32: Personal development planning;Chapter - 33: Using different approaches to learning and development;Chapter - 34: Criteria for choosing a learning approach;Chapter - 35: A checklist for procuring learning services;Chapter - 36: Outsourcing versus insourcing;Chapter - 37: The four phases of knowledge management;Chapter - 38: The three component parts of e-learning;Chapter - 39: The five models of e-learning;Chapter - 40: Learning design: the five dimensions;Chapter - 41: The route map model for e-learning design;Chapter - 42: A classification of e-learning technologies;Chapter - 43: What to look for in a digital learning platform;Chapter - 44: Checklist - 10 things to look out for when dealing with e-learning vendors;Chapter - 45: What to look for in a learning and development consultant;Chapter - 46: What to look for in learning materials;Chapter - 47: Working with union learning representatives;Chapter - 48: Using qualifications;Chapter - 49: Reference list of learning and development methods;Section - THREE: Implementing learning;Chapter - 50: Icebreakers;Chapter - 51: Coaching - tips and pitfalls;Chapter - 52: Facilitation - tips and pitfalls;Chapter - 53: Lecturing - tips and pitfalls;Chapter - 22: The five aspects of talent management;Chapter - 21: Knowledge management: distinguishing data, information and knowledge;Chapter - 20: Neuro-linguistic programming;Chapter - 19: Gardner's multiple intelligences;Chapter - 18: Emotional intelligence;Chapter - 17: Accelerated learning;Chapter - 16: The learning value chain;Chapter - 15: How to develop a learning organization;Chapter - 14: How to develop a learning culture;Chapter - 13: Johari window;Chapter - 12: Overcoming barriers to learning;Chapter - 11: Rose's learning styles;Chapter - 10: Honey and Mumford's learning styles;Chapter - 09: Kolb's experiential learning cycle;Chapter - 08: Informal and non-formal learning;Chapter - 07: Bloom's taxonomy of learning domains;Chapter - 06: The learning curve;Chapter - 05: Performance analysis quadrant;Chapter - 04: Identifying organizational learning needs: a step-by-step approach;Chapter - 03: L&DNA grids;Chapter - 02: Understanding learning, development, education and training;Section - ONE: Learning needs analysis;Chapter - 01: The learning and development cycle;Chapter - 00: Introduction;Chapter - 54: How to mentor someone;Chapter - 55: How to organize work-based learning;Chapter - 56: Guided practice;Chapter - 57: Putting together action learning sets;Chapter - 58: Setting up a community of practice;Chapter - 59: The seven pillars of a corporate university;Chapter - 60: Preparing a lesson plan;Chapter - 61: Preparing to deliver a course: a checklist;Chapter - 62: Tips for team teaching;Chapter - 63: 360-degree feedback;Chapter - 64: Psychometric instruments for development rather than assessment;Chapter - 65: Innovative approaches to learning;Chapter - 66: Using storytelling in learning and development;Chapter - 67: Games, and learning through play;Chapter - 68: Simulation;Chapter - 69: Volunteering-based learning;Chapter - 70: Development centres;Chapter - 71: Assessing and recording competence;Chapter - 72: Learning logs and contracts;Chapter - 73: Guided reading;Chapter - 74: Appreciative inquiry;Chapter - 75: Networking via professional bodies;Chapter - 76: Outplacement services;Chapter - 77: Blended learning models;Chapter - 78: Social networking and collaborative tools;Chapter - 79: Checklist for setting up a learning centre;Section - FOUR: Evaluating learning;Chapter - 80: Costing learning;Chapter - 81: Assessing learning;Chapter - 82: Talent management and development: the GE nine box model;Chapter - 83: Quality management of learning: the diamond model;Chapter - 84: Applying quality management tools to learning;Chapter - 85: Making a business case for learning and development;Chapter - 86: Internal marketing of learning and development;Chapter - 87: How to get value from a corporate university;Chapter - 88: How to get value from learning consultants;Chapter - 89: Evaluation: how to recognize and when to use the main methods;Chapter - 90: Kirkpatrick's four levels of evaluation;Chapter - 91: Producing an evaluation sheet;Chapter - 92: Measures in evaluating learning;Chapter - 93: CIPD partnership of learning model;Chapter - 94: Evaluation metrics;Chapter - 95: Calculating return on investment;Chapter - 96: Evaluation: return on expectations;Chapter - 97: Six Sigma for learning and development;Chapter - 98: Balanced scorecard for learning and development;Chapter - 99: E-learning: the impact matrix;Chapter - 100: Evaluation: total value add;Chapter - 101: You
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