How education protects organizations from fiascos.

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‘Using the force’ from a professional education perspective.

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Build Medical Education in China: Strategy and ROI. Medical education and international exchanges is a long-standing collaboration between the US and Chinese associations. Channel Mgmt: Partners - Sponsors - Sales Channels Education MARCOM Market & Bus Planning

5 concepts for associations we’ve learned in professional education.

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In professional education, like in any field, there’s a preponderance of misconceptions which affect our daily practices and implementations. Here are five key concepts to consider when developing education programs […].

How Associations Can Transform Higher Education

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If you need a little inspiration—the kind that makes you feel blessed “to have been alive and well back then”—then read The Association Role in the New Education Paradigm , a white paper from Elizabeth Engel, CAE and Shelly Alcorn, CAE. The sad state of higher education.

Flipping Conference Education For Successful Learning

Velvet Chainsaw

However, the concept of being learner-centric and providing active learning during the education session is not a trend! Defining Flipped Education. So what is the flipped conference education session? Why Flipped Education? Flipped conference education: 1.

Content Is Not Education

Velvet Chainsaw

Let’s get one thing straight: Content is not education! If content was education, then all of us would be very knowledgeable because we have information at our fingertips through the internet. But content is not education. Just as information and data is not education.

Why education programs should aim and miss like Michael Jordan.

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The post Why education programs should aim and miss like Michael Jordan. Almost three years ago to the date, a famous basketball player by the name of Kobe Bryant hit a milestone statistic in his career. If you follow even the slightest bit of sports, the name Kobe Bryant should sound familiar. He was a star and one who was so good, he entered the NBA at. appeared first on YourMembership. Online Learning Professional Development

15 Myths We Hold As Truths About Conference Education

Velvet Chainsaw

15 Conference Education Myths. Here are 15 conference education myths, mostly grounded in confirmation bias. Our education is fine because it’s the way we’ve always done it. What other conference education myths would you add to the list? We all believe in myths.

Part 2: Secret recipe for continuing education LMS success.

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Today, I’ll share the eight remaining elements to ensure your association has sweet success with its continuing education (CE) programs. The post Part 2: Secret recipe for continuing education LMS success. In last week’s post, I had the opportunity to dig into the first five ingredients of a winning learning management system (LMS) recipe. CE Management: Providing learners with an easy way to report and claim credits is paramount.

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Creating Connections: From Association Education to Employment

WBT Systems

We must also support and deliver “connection programs”–websites, career fairs and conferences that are designed to bring hiring managers from our member companies in contact with the people being impacted by our education programs.”

Applying the DIKW Methodology to Education Offerings at Associations

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The post Applying the DIKW Methodology to Education Offerings at Associations appeared first on Web Courseworks. Marketing to Members Assocations association marketing Continuing Medical Education elearning marketing to your members performance improvement professional development

Association Education and Certification: Best Benefit Ever

WBT Systems

There are lots of great ideas in this collection, and one theme that runs through the collection is that of innovative association education and certification programs that have been tailored to the specific needs or interests of the association membership.

How Associations Can Lead on Education

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Associations have the infrastructure to help remake the education industry, according to a new white paper. That might be the case when it comes to education. In the paper, they point to a handful of associations that have ramped up and broadened their education efforts.

Why Bother With Conference Education Peer Discussions?

Velvet Chainsaw

Participants learn more when they are intensely involved in their own education and have the opportunity to think about and consider how to apply what they are hearing. The post Why Bother With Conference Education Peer Discussions?

Conference Education Should Drive Business Growth

Velvet Chainsaw

The only reason that conference education sessions exist is to drive a business’ outcomes. Ok, sure some conference education sessions exist for personal development, hobbies or pleasure. Conference education that aligns with attendees’ business priorities is not a new thought.

Business Improvement Conference Education Trends

Velvet Chainsaw

Does your conference education drive attendees’ business performance? Five Business Improvement Conference Education Trends. They seek education that provides a real value to their company. Here are five trends in aligning conference education with business improvement efforts.

New Coalition Educates Drivers on Highway Safety

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The goal of the coalition is to reduce the number of highway fatalities by educating drivers about the need to share the road with commercial motor vehicles (CMVs), such as buses and trucks. I don’t think there’s ever too much education,” she said.

Conferences Are Providing Inferior Education Through Lectures

Velvet Chainsaw

Conferences are providing inferior education if all they provide is didactic, presenter monologue lectures. If all your attendees do is sit and listen passively to speakers, you’re providing bad conference education! times more likely to fail than those taking active learning education.

Understanding New Trends In Educational Technology [Infographic]

Velvet Chainsaw

Trying to keep up with all of the new buzzwords in the booming educational technology sector can leave you feeling like a kindergartener in a calculus class. How many of these education trends is your organization implementing?

Good News For Association Education Courtesy of Generation X

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Generation X is the first generation to fully embrace the need for lifelong learning and they show every sign of continuing their pursuit of quality education that will make them competitive in the workplace. Education. education Gen X workforce No his mind is not for rent.

Association Uses Facebook Live to Expand Education

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Using Facebook’s live-streaming capabilities, the Association For Creative Industries has taken a meeting-based education session and made it accessible year-round. So education is always on the forefront.”.

10 tips (and 5 don’ts) to plan an educational strategy for 2018.

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The post 10 tips (and 5 don’ts) to plan an educational strategy for 2018. Pop-up tree stands have appeared along every highway, and the sounds of Christmas music pierce the air wherever you go. Even if have that one neighbor down the street who has yet to take down the Halloween decorations, it officially feels like the holiday season. And, that means the new year is right around the. appeared first on YourMembership. Online Learning Professional Development eLearning Strategy

Back to basics: Education programs

Aaron Wolowiec

It’s again a reminder of the important intersection and relationship between learning and logistics, particularly as it relates to association education programs. In many associations, education programs help achieve these goals.”. So, what truly is the purpose of education?

What makes an Association Education Program Successful?

WBT Systems

Many of these associations offer some form of professional development, continuing education, or training to both members and non-members, and increasingly this includes an online learning element. What reports and information will you need to evaluate the success of your education program?

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Dangerous Assumptions About Your Conference Education Part I

Velvet Chainsaw

We equate telling from the stage with audience education. Most of our conference education mimics our traditional higher education model. The majority of higher education institutions were developed as research institutions in the early and mid 19th century.

Six Incredibly Boring And Monstrous Mistakes In Digital Education

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The majority of online education is poorly designed and extremely boring. Six Big Online Education Mistakes. University Professor Guillermo Ramirez, author of The Virtual Presenter , believes that online education is here to stay. Taking the fun out of learning and education.

The Changing Role Of Conference Education

Velvet Chainsaw

The abundance of information, resources and relationships that is easily accessible via the internet increasingly challenges the traditional conference education model. We must provide education sessions that allow for personal sense-making.

Why (and How) to Design Association Education for Young Professionals

WBT Systems

Their numbers alone are enough to compel associations to pay attention to the educational content and delivery methods these generations need and seek. If not, it’s time to educate the employers in your profession or industry about how your association’s professional development programs can be an extension of their own training and development efforts. Encouraging affiliate/associate members to sponsor young professional education.

Part 1: Secret recipe for continuing education LMS success.

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The continuing education (CE) market is sweet. The post Part 1: Secret recipe for continuing education LMS success. By some estimates, CE represents $47 billion of total formal training spending in the United States alone. So, it’s no surprise the CE market is attracting a broad spectrum of providers. Associations, for-profit commercial training companies, academic institutions and subject matter experts everywhere are competing for a slice of.

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Top Ten Most Significant Challenges With Conference Education

Velvet Chainsaw

Along with pending education trends that will influence conference education, there are significant challenges that will also have a tremendous impact. An understanding of as well as requiring speakers to use evidence based education techniques when they present.

What professional education can do for Rose McGowan and #metoo.

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The post What professional education can do for Rose McGowan and #metoo. Last time, I chronicled the challenges faced by Gatorade’s new CEO, then how she overcame them, hoisting the company out of a major slump after decades of success. This time, I’m departing from the ongoing review of “The Power of Little Ideas” by David Robertson. Instead, I’d like to address something that’s had an impact in. appeared first on YourMembership. Online Learning Professional Development Industry Trends

#ASAE17 session: Challenges faced, lessons learned from applying an education strategy.

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The post #ASAE17 session: Challenges faced, lessons learned from applying an education strategy. Change is a noun and a verb. Before you blame the foreign guy (that’s me) for bad grammar in using this phrase, let me clarify. At the upcoming 2017 ASAE Annual in the great city of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, there will be a session of the same named presented by our client, the American. appeared first on YourMembership. YourMembership News

Your Conference Education Needs A New Narrative

Velvet Chainsaw

The future of conference education is not necessarily about the next shining technology advancement, even though technology does play a fundamental role. The true conference education revolution is about a much simpler idea—nothing more, or less, than a new definition of learning itself.

Associations play an important role in higher education

Aaron Wolowiec

education) wasn’t nearly as strong. As some of you may know, I work at a university (in addition to my Event Garde role), so I live and breathe higher education. One example: competency-based education. Mix and match educational opportunities.

Five Super Effervescent Sparkling Fresh Conference Education Ideas

Velvet Chainsaw

Unfortunately, our existing model for most conference education is not adequate for today. have to transition to conference education that is experiential, participatory and socially constructed. Hat Tips to Educase’s Game Changers: Education and Information Technologies.

Leveraging strategy to amplify education initiatives

Aaron Wolowiec

My session will illuminate current best practices in training and conference session planning and has come to be titled, “Leveraging Strategy to Amplify Education Initiatives.”. Aerial of downtown Detroit Riverfront Photo Credit: Vito Palmissano. On Oct.

Hit the Road: Using Roadshows to Bring Education to Members

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Instead of associations making attendees come to them, many groups are taking meetings and education opportunities directly to attendees. At each location, attendees received a full day of education and earned 5.5 continuing-education credits for less than $200.

17 Education And Learning Trends That Will Affect Your Organization This Year!

Velvet Chainsaw

Here are 17 education and learning trends in alphabetical order that many organizations are adopting this year. These trends are disrupting most traditional education programs. Evidence Based Education (EBE). Education education best practices learning trends trends

Education or Entertainment: Does One Matter More to Meetings?

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Should museums and other cultural institutions be more educational or entertaining? Which is more important for cultural organizations: being educational or being entertaining?” Education justifies visitation. The post Education or Entertainment: Does One Matter More to Meetings?