How education protects organizations from fiascos.

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MCI Education @ ASAE Toronto

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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

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‘Using the force’ from a professional education perspective.

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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 […].

Content Curation & Association Education Strategy

Web Courseworks Associations

National associations or “communities of practice” have been in the business of content curation for many years: publishing journals, books containing the community’s body of knowledge, and face to face educational sessions. For association educators, the time has come to curate digital information for creating formal educational products delivered on line. These are products the learner earns continuing education credits for taking.

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.

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.

How Associations Can Transform Higher Education

Reid All About it

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.

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.

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.

Association Uses Facebook Live to Expand Education

Associations Now

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.”.

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?

#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

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.

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.

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

Association Subculture

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.

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?

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.

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.

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.

Six Incredibly Boring And Monstrous Mistakes In Digital Education

Velvet Chainsaw

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.

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

Bar Association Task Force to Rethink Legal Education

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With its new Commission on the Future of Legal Education, the American Bar Association plans to analyze whether the current law school approaches are working for students. The commission includes top higher-education officials, including deans from three law schools, and a U.S.

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.

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.

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.”

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.

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.

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.

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?

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.

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

Your Conference Needs To Go On An Education Session Diet

Velvet Chainsaw

Your conference attendees and prospects are less satisfied with an extensive list of education offerings than a narrow one. ” They think that if they offer as many education sessions as possible to as many different audiences as possible that they will win the race.

Converting Three Hugely Popular Complaints About Changing Conference Education

Velvet Chainsaw

Some conferences have begun to make the transition from passive listening experiences to active participatory education sessions. Participatory conference education is moving from a buzzword to a normal practice. Conversation starter #1: Why do conferences have education sessions?

Five Steps To Take Your Education Programming From Blah To Wickedly Smart

Velvet Chainsaw

And it’s extremely critical to the success of your education programming. When it comes to choosing education programming, curation involves deep excavation of the right content for the right audience at the right time for the right issue. Authentic Curation For Education Programming.

Conference Education’s Dirty Little Secret

Velvet Chainsaw

All conference education has a dirty little secret. The current design of the education session sabotages your learning and retention. Unfortunately, your conference education attendance is usually wasted dollars, time and efforts.

Two Enormously Essential Questions Your Education Participants Must Answer

Velvet Chainsaw

Your education offerings only produce business value when participants transfer their learning to their work. Their applied learning to their job is the real reward of your education efforts. These two questions should also be adapted for your education evaluation surveys.