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Recording - Bozarthzone! Tips for the Positive Deviant

Posted by InSync Training on Oct 23, 2017 12:46:55 PM

October 19, 2017

Instructor: Jane Bozarth

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What's a positive deviant?

Researcher Jerry Sternin discovered that, "In every group there are a minority of people who find better and more successful solutions to the challenges at hand. Even though they have access to exactly the same resources as the rest of the group, their uncommon practices or behaviors allow them to flourish."

One of our favorite positive deviants, Dr. Jane Bozarth, will lead you on an overview: who are some positive deviants? What kinds of success have they had? How did they do it?

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Recording - Bozarthzone! Rockin' the Virtual Classroom

Posted by InSync Training on Oct 5, 2017 6:20:48 PM

October 5, 2017

Instructor: Jane Bozarth

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Virtual classroom technology (ILinc, Adobe Connect, WebEx, Elluminate, etc.) provides a wonderful live, real-time bridge between the traditional classroom and the learner. But it isn’t “just like” the traditional classroom, and in the wrong hands can be deadly dull.

In this session we’ll learn to read virtual “body language," look at ways to increase interactivity and engagement, utilize games and activities, and create visuals that support learning. 

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Recording - Bozarthzone! Evaluating eLearning: What You Measure is What You Get

Posted by InSync Training on Sep 21, 2017 3:36:22 PM

September 21, 2017

Instructor: Jane Bozarth

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In this session we’ll look at the importance of planning evaluation items with solid objectives and clear outcomes in mind. You will explore the ways in which assessments can end up failing to measure what designers and organizations intend. You will leave this session with a set of tips for improving evaluation by building it into the design of a learning program and using evaluation to support organizational goals.

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Recording - Bozarthzone! Turning Stress Into Power

Posted by InSync Training on Sep 7, 2017 5:21:50 PM

September 7, 2017

Instructor: Jane Bozarth

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Managing stress effectively has less to do with managing external events – things you can’t control – and more to do with better managing yourself. This session focuses on strategies for taking charge of your own responses to stress and turning them to more productive reactions and behaviors. Audience: All staff.

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Recording - Bozarthzone! Brain Bandwidth: Reducing Cognitive Load

Posted by InSync Training on Aug 24, 2017 6:05:28 PM

August 24, 2017

Instructor: Jane Bozarth

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Trainers and instructional designers know that much instruction simply places too many demands on learners in terms of volume, clarity, and memory. This session provides an overview of cognitive load considerations in instructional design. Particular emphasis is placed on how information can be presented in such a way as to avoid overloading the recipient's ability to receive, process, and understand the information (i.e., their "brain bandwidth").

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Recording - Bozarthzone! Nuts & Bolts of Social Media

Posted by InSync Training on Jul 21, 2017 10:37:53 AM

July 20, 2017

Instructor: Jane Bozarth

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This session will cover basics of creating and sustaining community via social media tools. Rather than theory, participants will walk away with an understanding of how to implement and utilize these applications.

Briefly, we will look at several popular social media tools, such as blogs, wikis, Facebook and Twitter, then basics of using these tools for:

  • Creating community and community management
  • Fostering communities of practice
  • Knowledge transfer and management.

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Recording - Bozarthzone! Pinterest and Snapguides for Learning

Posted by InSync Training on Jul 13, 2017 9:39:36 PM

July 13, 2017

Instructor: Jane Bozarth

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One of the unique products to emerge in an increasingly crowded field of social tools is Pinterest—a fun combination of social bookmarking, images, commenting, and public sharing. It’s a great place for connecting with and sharing resources for your own professional development. So, you might be wondering how Pinterest can be used for learning and development.

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Recording - Bozarthzone! Speaking With Sizzle, Substance and Style

Posted by InSync Training on Jun 12, 2017 1:51:09 PM

June 8, 2017

Instructor: Jane Bozarth

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Having to speak in public strikes fear in the hearts of many. This program will cover strategies for overcoming stage fright, staying calm and composed, creating an interesting, useful presentation, understanding how and when to use visuals and activities, and even things to consider when choosing your wardrobe the day of a presentation.

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Recording - Bozarthzone! Where's Your Power? What's Your Point?

Posted by InSync Training on May 16, 2017 4:45:04 PM

May 16, 2017

Instructor: Jane Bozarth

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Tired of seeing PowerPoint shows that have neither power nor a point? This session provides strategies for developing memorable slides with punch, not just pretty slides peppered with bullets. Join us as we look at ways to hook our learners, highlight critical information, and create learning points that will stick.

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Recording - Bozarthzone! Social Media for Trainers

Posted by InSync Training on Apr 20, 2017 5:29:05 PM

April 20, 2017

Instructor: Jane Bozarth

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Explore the use of free technologies like blogs, wikis, Facebook, Twitter, and online groups to help build communication, increase participation, and enhance transfer of training to the job. We'll both define and demystify each tool. You will get ideas for applying low-cost collaboration strategies to your own training programs—both classroom and online!

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