Author: Derek Smith

Training & Development Industry Researcher | Derek researches, discusses, and writes about the impacts of employee learning on organizations and individuals. He regularly interviews L&D and HR professionals, sharing their insight on trends and best practices that help organizations create stronger training programs, and help to grow their employees and their business.
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Get Started with Emotional Intelligence Training in Your Organization

Emotional intelligence development is tough, but the benefits are undeniable. In this article, we break down...
6 min

How to Use Training to Benefit Your Organization and Your People

Training can often seem like it's designed to benefit either the company or the employees -...
Culture
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How to Change Your Corporate Culture and Live Your Organizational Values

Is your organizational culture failing to support business success? Here's how to identify what needs to...
3 min

5 of the Best HR Memes for a Little Human Resources Humor

High-quality HR memes are hard to come by, but since we're expert curators, we've collected the...
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Video Training: Creating Your Own Vs. Buying Off the Shelf

Should your organization be creating its own video training, buying it off-the-shelf, or a mix of...
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The Best of The BizLibrary Podcast: 5 of Our Top Episodes for HR and L&D

With over 60 episodes available, we recount five of our favorites on hot topics in HR...
4 min

3 Ways to Deliver Actionable, Constructive Feedback

Feedback is a major factor to improving your organization's performance. Find out three tips to improve...
3 min

Why Attend ALIGN 2019? Hear From Last Year’s Participants!

Are you wondering why you should attend ALIGN, our annual client conference? Here are a few...
3 min

Why Microlearning Meets Training Needs for Professional Services

Professional services encompass several job titles, and most require constant training to meet legal and professional...
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Avoid Loss and Increase Customer Satisfaction Through Check Fraud Training

Fake checks cost consumers and banks millions - your tellers are your first line of defense,...