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The Training Function’s Journey

The Training Function’s Journey

When I was little, my family had a large vegetable garden in our backyard. It seemed to get larger over the years, and my memory is that it was half the size of the backyard by the time I was a teenager. We grew various vegetables – some more successful than others...
Simlish and the language of business

Simlish and the language of business

My daughter plays The Sims, a life simulation video game. She builds houses and buildings and creates cities. She makes characters and guides them through their video game lives. The characters make noises and talk, but because the game is international, it’s a...
Skills to lead the training function

Skills to lead the training function

I’ve been meeting with folks over the last few months having coffees and breakfasts, which has been fabulous. [I love back I person!] We’ve been discussing a model I’ve been working on that is the basis for a program and perhaps my next book. The model...
How to use (and not use) ChatGPT

How to use (and not use) ChatGPT

I host a monthly networking breakfast, Issues and Insights, in Kitchener-Waterloo. In February, our topic was ChatGPT. I was curious about people’s experiences with it, how they were using it, and if they even were aware of it. If they knew about it, were they...
Chat GPT and L&D

Chat GPT and L&D

Introduced in November 2022, ChatGPT has exploded and is cropping up online on social media feeds, daytime news, and newspapers. If this is new to you, ChatGPT is an Artificial Intelligence (AI) model that engages in human-like conversations. Go here for a ChatGPT...