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4 Stretch Assignment Examples for Upskilling Your Workforce

Increase your employees' knowledge, performance, and engagement by challenging--and supporting--them to "stretch" their current skill set and abilities.

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7 Tips to Train Your Team to Proactively Handle Customer Service Issues

Discover crucial tips for training your team to handle customer service issues proactively and optimize the customer experience.


Go Beyond Learning Metrics: Our 6-Step Expert Playbook for Proving Your L&D Impact 

It’s no longer enough to just ship courses and hope they make a difference in terms of building skills and solving problems. Learning metrics are a great start to evaluate this. But today, we need to go beyond them to prove our impact. Here’s step one of our six-step playbook for impactful L&D.

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How to Know It’s Time to Refresh Your Employee Training Content and 7 Tips to Help

How to know when it's time to refresh your employee training content and 7 tips to do so, even if your L&D budget isn’t what it used to be.

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4 Real-Life Upskilling Examples and Why They Work

Upskilling addressed their critical skills gaps, leveraged internal subject matter expertise, and built a culture of collaborative learning. Here's how.

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14 Tools to Make Your Flexible Working Culture Work

Before changing your company policy to embrace 'your life your way', be sure to have the right tools in place.

Employee Training Program

The Ultimate Guide to Starting a Successful Employee Training Program

Launching a new training program isn’t as simple as buying some courses and mandating employee attendance. Companies that enthusiastically push forward without proper planning often suffer from misaligned business goals, overwhelmed L&D departments, and a lack of C-suite buy-in. Any of these could sink your training program as soon as it starts. Here’s what you need to know to get started.

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Want Happy Customers? Invest in Product Education

Targeted product education processes benefit both your clients and employees. Boost engagement, lower churn, and turn clients into product experts.

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9 Tips for Developing Training Materials In-House

These guidelines will help set your courses up for success, whether you're looking to support in-house experts or to develop training materials in-house.

3 Data-Based Ways To Prove Training ROI (+ Free Training ROI Calculator)

It’s not enough to show that your program is helping employees learn new skills. So, how do you put a dollar amount on a training program whose effects seem largely unquantifiable? We've got three ways to put a value on training return on investment–and a free calculator you can use right now.

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Top Tips from L&D Experts for Creating Effective Training Content

Course creation can feel like a moving target. Experts from our L&D Collective share 10 actionable tips for creating effective training content.

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16 Free Templates to Cover Every Stage of Customer Onboarding

Speed up your journey to customer success with these free customer onboarding checklists and templates.