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Association Uses Facebook Live to Expand Education
APRIL 17, 2017
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.”.
An Award Winning Approach to Professional Education
FEBRUARY 15, 2016
An Award Winning Approach to Professional Education. Your audience may seem homogenous, but in reality, there are demographics and educational “buyer” profiles within your audience. You can find more traits of successful programs here in our Health Check for Professional education.
Announcing New Educational Partnership with CalSAE - IDEAL
JUNE 11, 2013
Alcorn Associates Management Consulting has partnered with the California Society of Association Executives (CalSAE) to begin a new learner-centric educational program called IDEAL. IDEAL stands for In-Depth Education Association Laboratory. education
Flipping Conference Education For Successful Learning
MARCH 28, 2014
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.
15 Myths We Hold As Truths About Conference Education
APRIL 30, 2014
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.
Why Bother With Conference Education Peer Discussions?
FEBRUARY 17, 2016
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?
Business Improvement Conference Education Trends
SEPTEMBER 29, 2015
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
APRIL 10, 2014
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
JUNE 5, 2014
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.
Back to basics: Education programs
MAY 6, 2014
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?
Good News For Association Education Courtesy of Generation X
MAY 15, 2013
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.
Understanding New Trends In Educational Technology [Infographic]
AUGUST 3, 2012
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?
Dangerous Assumptions About Your Conference Education Part I
JULY 23, 2015
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.
The Changing Role Of Conference Education
MAY 1, 2013
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.
Associations play an important role in higher education
AUGUST 30, 2016
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.
Six Incredibly Boring And Monstrous Mistakes In Digital Education
MAY 29, 2012
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.
Association Education and Certification: Best Benefit Ever
JANUARY 24, 2017
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.
Top Ten Most Significant Challenges With Conference Education
JUNE 13, 2013
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.
Education or Entertainment: Does One Matter More to Meetings?
MAY 13, 2016
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?
Creating Connections: From Association Education to Employment
NOVEMBER 1, 2016
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
JUNE 5, 2013
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.
Five Super Effervescent Sparkling Fresh Conference Education Ideas
OCTOBER 24, 2014
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
OCTOBER 1, 2013
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!
JUNE 4, 2013
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
Converting Three Hugely Popular Complaints About Changing Conference Education
MAY 22, 2015
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?
Your Conference Needs To Go On An Education Session Diet
FEBRUARY 7, 2014
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.
Five Steps To Take Your Education Programming From Blah To Wickedly Smart
MARCH 14, 2014
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
OCTOBER 21, 2014
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
AUGUST 27, 2014
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.
Unlearning Our Old Patterns Of Conference Education To Relearn For A Socially Engaged Future
JANUARY 7, 2015
If we want to increase our value as conference organizers, we have to understand the two primary attendee outcomes: networking and education (with a focus on improving on-the-job performance). So does your conference education improve your attendees’ job performance?
Conference Education Value Soars With Walk & Talk Discussions
JUNE 12, 2014
If you’re not familiar with Dr. John Medina’s Brain Rules , that’s a good place to start learning more about brain science and its impact on education and engagement at conferences. Many conference organizers are being asked to step up their content delivery game.
Bridging the Education to Employment Gap: Where Can I Learn More?
AUGUST 26, 2016
Now that you’ve had a chance to learn a little bit about the disruption affecting education, the changes in the employment market (both in the US and world-wide), the “wicked” problem that perfect storm has created, and how Shelly Alcorn and I think associations are uniquely positioned to respond, what if you’d like to learn more? Download The Association Role in the New Education Paradigm white paper.
Three Pitfalls To Your Conference Education Success
SEPTEMBER 11, 2012
In less than twenty minutes I visited four different conference education sessions. Three Pitfalls To Good Conference Content And Education. They neglect the very aspect of education that is to facilitate comprehension. I was extremely irritated.
What makes an Association Education Program Successful?
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
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?
Music Education Group Drives Membership With Legislative Win
MAY 4, 2016
With the Every Student Succeeds Act underlining in federal law the value of music education for the first time, the National Association for Music Education is on an upswing—and to take advantage of the renewed interest in the subject, the group is boosting its educational resources for new members.
21st Century Revolutionary Conferences Have Transformed The Traditional Education Session
OCTOBER 21, 2013
Neglecting Evidence Based Education Is Understandable…To Some Degree. The neglect of conference organizers and hosts to apply scientifically sound, evidence based education methods to their conference education is understandable…to some degree. Image by Felix42 contra la censura.
Physical Education Group Launches Advocacy Resources for Teachers
AUGUST 24, 2016
The Society of Health and Physical Educators added state advocacy toolkits to its website, which aim to help health and physical education teachers promote programs in their own schools and communities.
Designing Education Theaters On The Trade Show Floor
JULY 12, 2013
The trade show of the future will focus on helping over selling, which is best accomplished by delivering valuable education in the exhibit hall. That made education on the show floor something of a rarity, rather than a regular offering.
Cheat Sheet: Using Group Talk As Discussions For Conference Education
AUGUST 22, 2013
In the conference education session, discussion is an alternating serious and playful effort by a group of two or more to share views and engage in mutual and reciprocal critique. References for Cheat Sheet: Using Group Talk As Discussions For Conference Education.