Performance Matters Blog

  • May 29, 2019

The traditional implementation of a learning management system (LMS) is a solved problem domain. There is a certain amount of...

  • April 16, 2019

With applications ranging from organizational design to product development, a design-thinking approach lies at the root of some of the...

  • April 4, 2019

Most organizations realize that success is heavily based on having the right people with the right skills in the right...

  • March 27, 2019

I am often asked to help organizations introduce digital learning. The reason they choose digital learning usually has to do...

  • March 15, 2019

“Content is king.” We have heard this phrase many times before. With the advent of new content curation technologies in...

  • March 1, 2019

Oftentimes I hear that surveys are not a good way to collect feedback from learners. Or that people are getting...

  • February 21, 2019

We may be confusing the market, the learners, and ourselves. There was a time—not that long ago—in which I was...

  • February 1, 2019

For too long, training has been synonymous with tedious WBT sessions that learners click through and forget. They won’t retain...

  • January 18, 2019

It is ALWAYS all about me. We can picture our kids saying this, we can stereotype millennials who want this,...

  • October 3, 2018

The Learning Technologies Ecosphere is a key part of the overall experience that we, as learning and development professionals, are...

  • September 25, 2018

People often say that evaluation of learning is difficult. It can be hard to measure the impact of training using...

  • September 13, 2018

I have the awesome responsibility to share and evangelize how to integrate technology into training and learning experiences, using an...

  • June 12, 2018

Awhile back I was consulting on a project where the client wanted to apply more science to their decision-making. Though...

  • June 5, 2018

“I know what I know.” The older and wiser we become, the more we stick with what we know and...

  • May 31, 2018

This week, six new interns started at GP Strategies. We are thrilled to have them here for the summer, working...

  • May 2, 2018

The future of work and the digital era is getting a lot of attention in today’s learning and performance space....

  • March 28, 2018

A majority of organizations often struggle with “siloed” behavior. Quite naturally, people and teams under pressure to perform focus on...

  • March 14, 2018

Imagine this conversation… The “Business Partner” (BP): I have this sales team. A clear differentiator between good and great sales...

  • February 15, 2018

Hint: It’s the same five things every other worker wants. No one would argue that competitive compensation, good health insurance,...

  • February 6, 2018

As learning professionals, we’re hearing about the realities more every day: virtual, augmented, and mixed. But what do we really...