Learning Delivery

The Week That Was, January 9-13

These were the top five stories on CLOmedia.com for the week of January 9.

These were the most popular stories on CLOmedia.com this week.

2017 CLO Breakfast Club – Boston

Between fast-moving business, emerging technology, rigorous data analytics and new insights from cognitive science, chief learning officers face a number of significant challenges and opportunities. Success hinges on being agile, resilient, strategic and willing to experiment. Join Chief Learning Officer magazine at the CLO Breakfast Club as we examine the future of learning and the continued evolution of the CLO.

PwC Puts Teeth Behind Unconscious Bias Training Efforts

The company just announced its ‘Blind Spots’ training program, a video-based curriculum developed to help new hires and those in line for promotion recognize unconscious bias.

PwC hopes videos will open eyes to unconscious bias.

The US Needs More Adult Learning Programs

More than 30 million American adults scored at the lowest levels in reading and literacy, and the U.S. Department of Education is focusing on adult learning to build work readiness.

Adults and young people out of work could benefit from schools targeting their needs.

And the 2016 Learning in Practice Award Winners Are …

The 13th annual Learning In Practice Awards celebrated dozens of the top learning and development leaders.

The 13th annual Learning In Practice Awards celebrated dozens of the top learning and development leaders.

Excellence in Academic Partnerships

Recognizes accredited academic learning institutions that have partnered with an organization in the past year to develop skills, competency or knowledge in a general employee population.