What’s New

    Objections to TDRp

    Objections to TDRp By Dave Vance Human Capital Media just published a Special Report on Metrics and Measurement which featured TDRp. The report included comments from some early adopters as well as from a number who were not convinced that TDRp … [Read More...]

    The Discussion over TDRp and Standards: What Does TDRp Really Offer?

    The Discussion over TDRp and Standards: What Does TDRp Really Offer? By Dave Vance Executive Director CTR Human Capital Media just published a Special Report on Metrics and Measurement which featured TDRp. The report included comments from some … [Read More...]

    Get To Know Your Board Member (Carrie Beckstrom)

    This month we had the opportunity to talk to Carrie Beckstrom our board treasure. Carrie Beckstrom is Vice President of Learning and Performance for the global and national account businesses of Automatic Data Processing, Inc (ADP). Carrie has … [Read More...]

    Measurement Strategy or Management Strategy: Which One Do You Need? by Dave Vance

    Measurement Strategy or Management Strategy: Which One Do You Need? By Dave Vance Most learning departments either already have a measurement strategy or want to create one. On the other hand, very few have a management strategy or even know … [Read More...]

    Get to Know your Board Members (Jeff Higgins)

    Jeff Higgins is the CEO of the Human Capital Management Institute, a driving force in Workforce analytics helping companies transform data into intelligence via workforce planning and predictive analytics. With his unique experience as both a senior … [Read More...]

    Taking Action on the CTR Satisfaction Survey Part 2

    By Peggy Parskey CTR Satisfaction Survey: Results are In! Second Installment Thanks again to all who responded to our recent CTR Satisfaction Survey. As promised, we will provide you with periodic reports on specific feedback.  In my second … [Read More...]

    Diving Business Results by Managing Smart-Mobs

    by Dirk Tussing "Driving business results by managing smart-mobs" is one of the key skills that talent leaders will need in the next 10 years. A movement is afoot to better manage the “crowd” for sourcing opinions, ideas, and even work products. … [Read More...]

    Should You Isolate the Impact of Training?

    By Dave Vance The Kirkpatricks recently addressed this question in their weekly newsletter and advised against it. While I agree with Jim and Wendy on many things, in this case I must disagree. They argue that it is important to align your learning … [Read More...]

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    Featured Events

    Delivering Greater Value with your Learning Initiatives

    Join us for a Free Webinar on May 28: Delivering Greater Value with your Learning Initiatives By Jeff Higgins Presented by Jeff Higgins from HCMI and Dave Vance from Center for Talent Reporting Senior leaders want learning and development … [Read More...]

    The Alignment Workshop: Aligning Your Programs to Organizational Goals for Maximum Impact – May 18 Orlando

    May 18 Orlando Dave Vance will conduct a three-hour workshop on the critical issue of alignment at the Skillsoft Perspectives 2015 conference in Orlando on May 18th. Arrive early to join Dave in The Alignment Workshop to explore what senior … [Read More...]

    TDRp Presentation at ATD ICE – May 19th Orlando

    May 19th Orlando                 Dave Vance will present TDRP: Your Guide to Measurement and Reporting for L&D at the annual ATD International Conference and Exhibition in Orlando on May 19th. If you are attending ICE, be sure to join Dave for … [Read More...]

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    Industry News

    Get to Know your Board Member (Dr. Jac Fitz-enz)

    Dr. Jac Fitz-enz  Consultant - Author Dr. Jac, as he is known worldwide, has published 14 books and over 400 articles. He founded Saratoga Institute in 1980 to introduce quantitative analysis to the HR profession.  Over the next 34 years he … [Read More...]

    Get To Know Your Board Member (Carrie Beckstrom)

    This month we had the opportunity to talk to Carrie Beckstrom our board treasure. Carrie Beckstrom is Vice President of Learning and Performance for the global and national account businesses of Automatic Data Processing, Inc (ADP). Carrie has … [Read More...]

    Diving Business Results by Managing Smart-Mobs

    by Dirk Tussing "Driving business results by managing smart-mobs" is one of the key skills that talent leaders will need in the next 10 years. A movement is afoot to better manage the “crowd” for sourcing opinions, ideas, and even work products. … [Read More...]

    CTR Concludes Second Annual TDRp Conference

    The Second Annual TDRp Conference was held in Chicago October 22-24. The conference attracted 77 participants, almost double the number from the prior year. This year’s conference was extended by half a day and featured two keynotes, an industry … [Read More...]

    Norm Kamikow, Founder of CLO Magazine, Passes Away

    Norm Kamikow, President and Editor-in-Chief at MediaTec Publishing, Inc, passed away unexpectedly on July 14. He was our friend and colleague, and he was instrumental in our profession’s growth and in building our community. If you don’t recognize … [Read More...]

    ASTD Changes Name to ATD

    At the May International Conference and Exposition (ICE) Tony Bingham, CEO of ASTD, announced that after 70 years ASTD was changing its name. The new name is the Association for Talent Development (ATD). The board and staff realized a change was … [Read More...]

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    Industry Job Positions

    CTR is Happy to Post Your Open Position

    CTR is happy to post your open position and include it in our monthly newsletter as long as there is a CTR member in your organization and your position description includes a mention of TDRp. For example, some have said “TDRp knowledge, experience … [Read More...]

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    Become a CTR Sponsor!

    Sponsors receive numerous benefits including promotional opportunities, and individual memberships and free passes to events which may be used for employees or clients. Click the Sponsorship tab for more information.

    2015 Workshop Dates Announced

    Dave Vance and Peggy Parskey from the Center will conduct a hands-on, two day workshop covering all elements of TDRp including...
  • April 8 - 9 Atlanta Workshop
  • TDRp Certification and Accreditation Now Available

    TDRp certification is now available for practitioners and software developers. TDRp accreditation is now available for organizations, including consultants. See the papers above for more information.