Roger Kaufman and The Prince

A Fable about the Prince called Education In three pages, Roger Kaufman comments about education through a fable. The story begins with this: Once upon a time, in a strange and wonderful land called America, there lived a Prince who was handsome. He was also ugly. His name was "Education," and he lived in every … Continue reading Roger Kaufman and The Prince

Five Episodes Added: Training Masters Series Videos

George Limin Gu (顾立民), Co-founder, Improvement Consulting (改进咨询), and his team have put together the Training Masters Videos. George Gu interviews talent development and HPT professionals to share insights into our field. We added the the next five interviews, and periodically, we will add more. So far, we have 25 posted. New videos Judy Hale … Continue reading Five Episodes Added: Training Masters Series Videos

41 Years Later: Proactive or Reactive

Background 41 years ago, Don Tosti and Bob Carleton wrote a two-page document describing the proactive and reactive approaches to instructional design. You can tell that this article is old because they describe making transparencies as training deliverables and mention teaching machines and CB radios. Back then–and probably true today–talent-development departments within organizations tend to … Continue reading 41 Years Later: Proactive or Reactive

May 2021: Most Popular Downloads and Pages

HPT Treasures is becoming a “go-to” resource to learn about Human Performance Technology. With a catalog of more than six hundred resources that are either stored on the site or linked to another source (such as the videos due to size), you could spend a long time searching for the resources that could have the … Continue reading May 2021: Most Popular Downloads and Pages

Ten Episodes Added: Training Masters Series Videos

George Limin Gu (顾立民), Co-founder, Improvement Consulting (改进咨询), and his team have put together the Training Masters Videos. George Gu interviews talent development and HPT professionals to share insights into our field. We added the the next ten interviews, and periodically, we will add more. So far, we have 20 posted. New videos Elliott Masie … Continue reading Ten Episodes Added: Training Masters Series Videos

April 2021: Most Popular Downloads and Pages

HPT Treasures is becoming a “go-to” resource to learn about Human Performance Technology. With a catalog of more than six hundred resources that are either stored on the site or linked to another source (such as the videos due to size), you could spend a long time searching for the resources that could have the … Continue reading April 2021: Most Popular Downloads and Pages

Five New Training Masters Series Videos

George Limin Gu (顾立民), Co-founder, Improvement Consulting (改进咨询), and his team have put together the Training Masters Videos. George Gu interviews talent development and HPT professionals to share insights into our field. We added the the next five interviews, and periodically, we will add more. So far, we have ten posted. New videos Guy Wallace … Continue reading Five New Training Masters Series Videos