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Serving Up Education

I read the latest issue (Chief Learning Officer magazine, November 2002) and found the articles well written and very informative. The article on corporate universities comes close to heart because this is a vision I have for IHOP—that we can…

Measures of Learning Effectiveness

There is no question about it. Training and development is gaining attention in Corporate America. The industry is growing and changing to achieve a variety of goals, from satisfying immediate employment skill shortages to meeting organizations’ long-term

Chief Learning Officers for Universities

Why would a university of all places need a chief learning officer? Isn’t that like bringing coals to New Castle? Or disciples to MIT? Are not all or most professors CLOs? But looking more closely, and especially from the inside, there are at least three

The CLO Pathway

I am enrolled in a new master’s program at Northwestern University. Upon completion, I will receive my degree in learning and organizational change. What type of knowledge, skills and ability are corporations and organizations looking for when hiring chief learning…

What Is Rapid E-Learning?

At a recent conference, while I stood at my exhibition booth, I overheard a conversation between my marketing person and a mid-level training manager. The conversation was about “rapid e-learning,” or what others might call “just-in-time training.” Rapid e-learning is…