What to Worry About When Moderating

What to Worry About When Moderating

What to Worry About When Moderating, And What Not to Worry About! Article # 4 of our Declaration of Modern Learner Rights is a key one for keeping engagement high in an online learning experience. And it’s up to both learners and course owners to contribute to a dynamic experience. “A Learners Contributions Shall Be Acknowledged” ensures that no... Read More
Ways to Ask “Why?” and Why You Need To

Ways to Ask “Why?” and Why You Need To

      More about: The full text of Article #8 The 5 Whys exercise The 6 Hats exercise The complete Declaration of Modern Learner Rights (full downloadable infographic, preamble and everything) How the Declaration of Modern Learner Rights came to be More from Summer Salomonsen: “Gamification Two Ways: A Look at Learner Motivation” blog... Read More
The Case for Ruthless Relevance

The Case for Ruthless Relevance

[Note: This is one of a series of blog posts diving deeper into each of the 10 Articles in Intrepid’s Declaration of Modern Learner Rights.] Ruthless Relevance: the Core of our Job as Learning Experience Designers In my daydreams about a better corporate world, I overhear workplace comments like these: I just learned the most useful thing in training!... Read More
Webinar: Debunking the 4 Myths of Online Learning

Webinar: Debunking the 4 Myths of Online Learning

Our partner VitalSmarts is presenting what is bound to be a worth-your-while webinar on Tuesday, January 31st at 1pm Eastern. Topics covered will include: The four myths of online learning and the best practices to debunk those myths. Why online learning is ideal for the modern learner (i.e., the up-and-coming workforce you can no longer ignore). Why VitalSmarts has... Read More
Webinar: The Sales & Service Training Shift

Webinar: The Sales & Service Training Shift

Technology’s impact plays out across all divisions of business, and sales and service organizations are of course no exception. Intrepid CEO Sam Herring will be joining joined Miller Heiman Group‘s President and CEO, Byron Matthews, for a webinar on February 15th at noon Pacific/3pm Eastern called, “The Sales and Service Training Shift: Technology’s Impact on Effective Learning Methods” and... Read More
Introducing the Declaration of Modern Learner Rights

Introducing the Declaration of Modern Learner Rights

This is not just another ‘the modern learner is finicky and distracted’ compendium of statistics. (We admit we’re already done of one of those). And it’s not another ‘well, there are a gazillion solutions’ listicle. Learning initiatives must be good for both the individual learner and the business in order to actually make a difference for the business. That’s... Read More
Business Results (And Awards): New Case Studies

Business Results (And Awards): New Case Studies

I’m excited to share with you our new library of Case Studies. These client stories cover a range of learning modalities, business priorities, audience and company types. These Case Studies join the blog posts and other resources in our Learning Library, both great places to look for new ideas of ways to leverage modern learning technology to solve your... Read More
Gamification Two Ways: A Look at Learner Motivation

Gamification Two Ways: A Look at Learner Motivation

Why do we gamify corporate learning? To motivate employees! But it’s easy to get lost in the buzz of gamification. Motivation is a living thing, and it changes by audience, by context, by goal. There’s no one way to motivate that works in every learning situation. Sometimes effective gamification just means showing learners their own progress through the course.... Read More
Join us in Orlando at Masie 2016!

Join us in Orlando at Masie 2016!

The Masie Learning 2016 conference is just around the corner, and it’s one of the Intrepid team’s favorite conferences, especially when it comes to connecting with learning peers. If you’re heading there too, give us a shout! And we recommend starting your Masie Tuesday off with “Close the Gap: Developing Leaders at Scale” (Tuesday 10/25 at 8:00 am). Intrepid... Read More
Award-Winning Leadership Development Cascade – Case Study

Award-Winning Leadership Development Cascade – Case Study

Intrepid-Delivered Program Dovetails The What, The Why, and The How for Global Company’s Strategic Transformation It’s one thing to launch a bold strategic plan. But it’s another thing entirely to deliver that bold strategic plan to every professional in your company so that they not only understand it, but know how to execute it in their everyday jobs and... Read More