Call for IACET volunteers
IACET's volunteer opportunities bring together training profession leaders to explore the many facets of the CE/T industry. IACET relies on its members to provide volunteer leadership and support for its many programs, events and accreditation services. Make the most out of your membership and volunteer today. More
IACET Authorized Provider, AnMed Health wins an ASTD "BEST Award"
IACET is proud to announce that IACET Authorized Provider, AnMed Health is the recipient of the American Society for Training & Development's 2010 BEST Award. AnMed Health is among 31 organizations from India, Singapore, Turkey, and the United States to receive an ASTD BEST Award. All winners are recognized in a special section of the October 2010 issue of Training + Development (T+D), ASTD's monthly magazine. More
Certificate or certification?
T+D Magazine Share
Certified Professional of Learning and Performance (CPLP), Certified Financial Planner (CFP), and Project Management Professional (PMP), the qualifications landscape can be a confusing alphabet soup. Reading the title, you may wonder: Is this a trick question? Certificate and certification are just different terms for the same thing, right? More
JVS' Veterans First program helps veterans transition back to civilian workplace
On Veterans Day, Nov. 11, the nation celebrates the brave men and women who serve in our military. But what happens when they return home, especially those veterans recently discharged from Iraq and Afghanistan? For many veterans, making the transition back to civilian life is hard, and finding a new job in today's labor market is even harder. More
Gen X in the workplace: Stuck in the middle
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As we all know, generation X is stuck in the middle of the two largest generations in history (the baby boomers and the millennials). At the "Rally to Restore Sanity," Jon Stewart used the example of cars merging into the Lincoln Tunnel as proof that people make compromises every day in order to get things done. More
IACET archived webinars—Now online
Due to popular demand IACET has now archived the AP Application Assistance webinars and the AP Connection webinars in the members section of the IACET website. So, if you missed one, or you just want to listen again, now is your chance. All you have to do is log on by clicking here.
Research grant opportunity - Charters Adult Education Research Grants-in-Aid
Syracuse University Share
The Special Collections Research Center at Syracuse University Library invites applicants to its Alexander N. Charters Adult Education Research Grants-in-Aid Program, now in its fourth year. As much as $6,000 of grants-in-aid will be awarded in 2011 to researchers in the history and practice of adult education who wish to use the collections in SCRC's Charters Library. The actual amount of each award will depend upon the scope of the research outlined in the applicant's proposal. More
TaskStream offers evidencing learning for continuing education and training
TaskStream, a corporate sponsor of IACET, is the leading provider of web-based technology for facilitating outcomes-based learning and assessment. To learn more, visit www.taskstream.com or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. More
Continuing education business among those turning out profits
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One corner of the market that is doing well as the consumer economy slogs on to the holiday horizon and unemployment remains over 9.5 percent is For-profit colleges. DeVry, an education provider that holds a host of institutions including DeVry University, DeVry Brasil, Chamberlain College of Nursing, Carrington College and companies like Advanced Academics, reported a 34 percent increase in profits for its first quarter earnings. More