December 27, 2009
As 2009 comes to a close and 2010
rolls in, people around the world will reflect on their
accomplishments and set goals for the new year. To ensure your
training programs support the 2010 goals of your organization,
resolve to invest more time than in the past in positi...
December 23, 2009
One of the big projects that I have been working on lately is the
ASTD Handbook of Measuring and Evaluating Training, edited
by Patti Phillips and forthcoming in 2010. A sub-project of the
book is a series of interviews conducted by Rebecca Ray, an
award-winning chief l...
December 07, 2009
professionals have a love-hate relationship with measurement and
evaluation. On one hand, most people agree that evaluation and the
evolving results can represent important information. On the other
hand, the act of evaluation seems daunting...
November 30, 2009
Designing covers for scholarly and professional publications is
tough work! How do you maintain a professional feel while
simultaneously capturing the reader's attention and adequately
reflecting the contents of the book? How does one make a handbook
cover interesting, ...
November 19, 2009
ASTD Press would like to get some more feedback on our titles as
they come out so we know what our audience likes, dislikes, is
getting too much or too little of, etc. Do you have a favorite
reviewer who never lets you down? Which reviewer do you trust
completely? Your ...
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