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August 14, 2013

We recently completed an exhaustive study. We wound up speaking personally with everyone, everywhere that has ever implemented any blended learning. After that, we poured through the mounds of data we compiled, cross-checking it against every article, white paper or blog that has ever been written on the topic.* Our results have produced three considerations every training professional should reflect upon when deciding whether to blend or not to blend. And, here they are. (more…)

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July 8, 2013

Our founder (Dr. Paul Hersey) had an enviable repertoire of catchy phrases. They were the kinds of things he would seemingly roll out randomly, and in so doing, give those within earshot the opportunity to pause for a moment in thoughtful consideration. This is one of our all time favorites:

“If you don’t blow your own horn … somebody else is going to use it as a spittoon”

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June 11, 2013

“Is there really any difference between Situational Leadership® and SLII®?” Every time we attend a major training conference, such as ASTD 2013, we are reminded just how much confusion still exists when it comes to comparing the two. Clearly, there are many similarities between the two models. And, when you do a little digging, there really isn’t any huge mystery as to why that is the case.

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May 15, 2013

What is your all-time favorite movie quote? For clarity’s sake (and by definition), your all-time favorite movie quote is: “The most memorable line a professional actor has ever delivered in a movie you have seen.”

It’s the kind of line that, no matter how hard you may have tried, you can’t get it out of your head. In all likelihood, the first time you heard this line you had a visceral, emotional reaction (e.g., you laughed out loud, cried out loud, etc.). You have invested about eight seconds in the review of this blog – and we’re betting you have that quote, and maybe several others, firmly implanted in the forefront of your consciousness.

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April 5, 2013

Dr. Ben Carson has been receiving a significant amount of well-deserved press of late. In some respects, it just sort of comes with the territory. By day, he is the accomplished director of neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital. In his spare time, he is a best-selling author and orator that many believe has significant potential in the highest realms of the political arena. Beyond all of that, it would also appear he has a great sense of humor. (more…)

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