This message contains images. If you don't see images, click here to view.
Click here to advertise in this news brief.




  Mobile version   RSS   Unsubscribe   Archive   Media Kit Jul. 16, 2013

Home   Membership   Chapters   Education   Calendar   Resource Center   Certification    


 

NEW! Report released: 'Performance Improvement in High-Performance Organizations'
ISPI
"Performance Improvement in High-Performance Organizations" — a collaboration between i4cp and ISPI — is a comprehensive study examining performance improvement approaches, practices and barriers as seen through the lens of market performance. Results highlight how high-performance organizations differentiate themselves from low-performance firms as well as which approaches are most highly correlated to market performance. The report is complimentary for ISPI Members through ISPI Collaborate in the PI Members Only community, Library, Resources. Non-members may purchase the report for $249. Click here to order.
   Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article


3 myths about your strengths
Harvard Business Review
One of the most dramatic changes in leadership development in the last decade has been the shift in focus from correcting weaknesses to identifying and expanding on strengths. As this movement continues to catch hold, three myths have emerged that deserve to be dispelled.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE
Looking for similar articles? Search here, keyword "LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT"


Needs Assessment models: An overview
Needs = Gaps in Results
Editor's note: Ryan Watkins, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor at George Washington University, founder of WeShareScience.com and an active member of the International Society for Performance Improvement. In 2011 he received an ISPI Award of Excellence for "The Handbook for Improving Performance in the Workplace." He is an author of the world's top-selling text on e-learning (now in its 4th edition), "The E-learning Companion: A learner's guide to online success" (Cengage, 2005, 2007, 2010, 2013).

From Arthur's Performance Evaluation Matrix to Zemke and Kramlinger's "Figuring Things Out" model, Ryan Watkins offers an overview of existing Needs Assessment models.

Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


How to create your own illustrated graphics in PowerPoint
The Rapid E-Learning Blog
Despite all of the whining about PowerPoint, it can be an effective application for much online training and graphic design work. There aren't many applications more diverse. This tutorial explains how to create engaging illustrations for your online courses.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


Will certification really help me get a better job?
Lifehacker
Do certifications matter anymore? Can they really help people land a better job, or are they a waste of time and money?
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


Mark your calendars now for THE Performance Improvement Conference 2014
ISPI
Start planning now for THE Performance Improvement Conference 2014, set for April 13-16 in Indianapolis. Submit your presentation proposals before Aug. 30 to be considered as a speaker. There will be seven types of sessions in 2014 — and ISPI offers only the best content, so whether you are a speaker, an attendee or both, plan for an enlightening, inspiring week.
Share this article:   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
READ MORE


TRENDING ARTICLES
Missed last week's issue? See which articles your colleagues read most.

    State of the American workplace (Gallup)
What words reveal about analytics and performance management (Information Management)
Organizational psychology: New hires set loyalty pattern in first 30 days (Leading Company)

Don't be left behind. Click here to see what else you missed.


 

ISPI Performance Digest
Colby Horton, Vice President of Publishing, 469.420.2601
Download media kit

Valerie Hunt, Senior Content Editor, 469.420.2690   
Contribute news

Disclaimer: The articles that appear in Performance Digest are chosen from a variety of sources to reflect media coverage regarding human and organizational performance improvement. An article's inclusion in Performance Digest does not imply that the International Society for Performance Improvement (ISPI) endorses, supports, or verifies its contents or expressed opinions. Factual errors are the responsibility of the listed publication.

This edition of the ISPI Performance Digest was sent to ##Email##. To unsubscribe, click here.
Recent issues
July 9, 2013
July 2, 2013
June 25, 2013
June 18, 2013



7701 Las Colinas Ridge, Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063