Leadership programs are dead, long live leadership programs

Leadership programs are dead, long live leadership programs

This article in the Huffington Post by Anthony Abbatiello of Deloitte caught our eye, and not just because of the provocative title, “The DEATH of the Leadership Program.” Abbatiello argues that “the construct of the leadership program is evolving rapidly…and that is probably for the best” and we couldn’t agree more. Abatiello also says, Ultimately, the leadership development experience of the... Read More
Intrepid & Clients Win 6 Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Awards

Intrepid & Clients Win 6 Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Awards

We are delighted to note that, with our clients QuintilesIMS and Microsoft and our partner VitalSmarts, Intrepid won 6 Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning 2017 awards. Here are the details, and links to the case studies for which the awards were given. Sales Programs for Sales Training & Performance with Microsoft and London Business School. Best Social & Collaborative... Read More
Summer Salomonsen Named Gold Emerging Star by Brandon Hall Group

Summer Salomonsen Named Gold Emerging Star by Brandon Hall Group

Intrepid’s own Summer Salomonsen (Principal Consultant, Learning Experience Design) won a Gold “Emerging Star” award from Brandon Hall Group’s Excellence in Learning 2017, a well-deserved recognition of her innovative approach to learning and development. Summer is one of four Principal Consultants at Intrepid Learning who are tasked with guiding clients to solid deployments and implementations of our platform. She... Read More
Webinar: Lessons from Microsoft’s Leading-Edge “Corporate MOOCs”

Webinar: Lessons from Microsoft’s Leading-Edge “Corporate MOOCs”

Webinar: Transform Your Sales & Marketing enablement at the speed of business with 5 Lessons from Microsoft’s Leading-Edge “Corporate MOOC” Innovations Tuesday, October 10th | 12pm Pacific The challenge facing most organizations: transforming at scale and at speed. The answer for Microsoft was leading-edge “Corporate MOOCs” which they have continually innovated in their quest to transform to a mobile-first... Read More
Series: Declaration of Modern Learner Rights blog posts

Series: Declaration of Modern Learner Rights blog posts

On the one hand, our Declaration of Modern Learner Rights is straightforward: On the other hand, the implications of these simple statements for the design of online learning experiences can be far-reaching. So we did a series of blog and video posts regarding the Declaration’s declarations, which you can find all together here: Manjit Sekhon’s LinkedIn article introducing the... Read More
New Case Studies

New Case Studies

Our Client Success Stories page keeps growing! We’ve got several new case studies to share, including: “QuintilesIMS Solves Sales Onboarding Challenges with Blended MOOC Approach“ “Crucial Conversations™ Train-the Trainer Breaks Boundaries in Soft Skills Training Effectiveness“ “Global Consulting Firm Saves $500K and Makes Their Most Popular In-Person Course Even Better Online“ These join our case studies on sales enablement,... Read More
Article: Shift Your Mindset: Online Doesn’t Have to Mean Impersonal

Article: Shift Your Mindset: Online Doesn’t Have to Mean Impersonal

Intrepid Principal Consultant Summer Salomonsen has some expert advice in shifting your mindset about online learning, and the possibilities inherent in switching your “hooey-gooey” in-person training to an effective and even moving online learning experience. In this new Training Industry article, “Shift Your Mindset: Online Doesn’t Have to Mean Impersonal” she lays out the mental shifts that need to... Read More
Podcast: Declaration of Modern Learner Rights

Podcast: Declaration of Modern Learner Rights

Manjit Sekhon, Intrepid’s director of learning experience design, discusses the Declaration of Modern Learner Rights in this delightful podcast from Brandon Hall’s HCMx Radio series. Manjit shares insights into how paying attention to the learner in your design process moves the needle for organizations, and discusses why the Declaration is so important to keep in mind for all of... Read More
Article: Sales Transformation

Article: Sales Transformation

Check out our new article in Training Industry Magazine, “Sales Transformation Through Engaging Online Learning Experiences” for real-world stories of how Microsoft, Telstra (Australia’s largest telecom company), and a healthcare technology company have transformed their sales enablement. The article discusses how your organization can apply the best practices of online learning experiences to do the same. Read the full... Read More
Love, Money and Glory: Upping your Game

Love, Money and Glory: Upping your Game

When most of us in L&D talk about gamifying our programs, we mean adding some element of playful competition as an incentive to get learners to do something we want (like complete a training class). We dangle points and badges like dog cookies, hoping learners will respond with wagging obedience. Doesn’t always happen. That’s because good gamificaiton is really... Read More