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Call for Strategic HPT: Shift in Focus from Performance Problems to Performance Opportunities

Call for Strategic HPT: Shift in Focus from Performance Problems to Performance Opportunities

Performance improvement professionals are familiar with the various guises of flagging performance--be it high employee turnover, decline in market share, customer complaints, and so on. By the same token, indicators that suggest an organization is performing are increased shareholder value, greater customer loyalty, higher returns per employee, ability to...

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November SkillCast: Give Feedback that Changes the World!

November SkillCast: Give Feedback that Changes the World!

What can you do to ensure your learners or employees are ready to transfer their new skills, knowledge, and attitudes to the workplace? Your mission is to leave behind in others the conviction and will to carry on. It is critical to encourage, recognize, and motivate participants to transfer their learning to the job--it is your primary directive! Learn how to use the proven 3+1 feedback strategy that will get people engaged, empowered, and...

  • Call for Applications: Recognizing Excellence at ISPI

    Call for Applications: Recognizing Excellence at ISPI

    Enter ISPI’s Award of Excellence (AOE) program for an opportunity to have your intervention, communication, research, or chapter project recognized for your organization’s extraordinary performance improvement efforts. ISPI’s AOE program is designed to showcase the people, products, innovations, and organizations that represent excellence in the field of performance improvement...

  • Call for Applications: ISPI’s Distinguished Dissertation Award Competition

    Call for Applications: ISPI’s Distinguished Dissertation Award Competition

    ISPI is currently accepting applications for the 2015 Distinguished Dissertation Awards. This initiative funded by the Research Committee honors excellence in student research. Three tiers of reward accompany the awards ($1,500 for first place, $1,000 for second, and $500 for third). Only doctoral dissertation research defended between May 31,...

  • <em>Performance Improvement Journal:</em> October Issue

    Performance Improvement Journal: October Issue

    The October 53.9 issue of the Performance Improvement journal is filled with learning materials, tools, models, visuals, tips, tricks, and reviews that are great food for thought that will keep you striving for excellence. Below you will find the titles, authors, and abstracts in the current issue of PIJ...

  • Emerging Professionals Network–ISPI’s Well-Kept Secret

    Emerging Professionals Network–ISPI’s Well-Kept Secret

    Are you new to the performance improvement field? If yes, let me tell you about a well-kept secret--the Emerging Professionals Network (EPN).

  • ISPI Welcomes Courtney Brooks to the Team

    ISPI Welcomes Courtney Brooks to the Team

    ISPI would like to welcome Courtney Brooks, who has joined ISPI as the new chapter and program manager. Courtney will be in charge of managing memberships and award, educational, and certification programs and will be overseeing the development and relations of ISPI’s chapters.

  • Four Levels of Evaluation Programs: Receive a 20% Discount

    Four Levels of Evaluation Programs: Receive a 20% Discount

    The Kirkpatrick Model comprises the foremost evaluation methodology in the world. In these courses you will learn directly from the Kirkpatricks the true and correct model and how to apply it to maximize the business results from your training initiatives. Of urgent importance to ISPI members is the emphasis...

  • Publish with ISPI and Share Your Wealth of Knowledge

    Publish with ISPI and Share Your Wealth of Knowledge

    Our profession is made up of the best and brightest in the field of performance improvement. Your contributions–extensive like a book or shorter like a PerformanceXpress article–are the resources used by universities, corporations, government, and many more to expand and build upon current thinking in the performance improvement field....

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Change Management in a Nutshell

Change Management in a Nutshell

Knowledge workers figure out what to do and then get it done. “Getting it done,” whatever that might be, involves changing things. Managing change, then, is an integral part of a knowledge worker’s job.

  • Revitalizing Chapters: Input from Other Professional Associations

    Revitalizing Chapters: Input from Other Professional Associations

    With the calendar year ending, I searched online for non-ISPI messaging that may be valuable to chapter boards for their 2015 planning process. I identified three resources: The first addresses how one chapter revitalized. The second is a reminder...

  • Performance Improvement Technology: Reference Apps

    Performance Improvement Technology: Reference Apps

    This month we have two reference apps that will add strength to your arsenal of apps. They are both dictionary apps--Dictionary.com and WordBook. Both apps are available for Apple, Android, and Windows phones platforms.

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Exhibit and Sponsor at THE Performance Improvement Conference!

Exhibit and Sponsor at THE Performance Improvement Conference!

Exhibit and sponsor at the upcoming THE Performance Improvement Conference in 2015 being held in San Antonio, Texas, April 26-29, 2015, at the Hyatt Regency San Antonio on the Riverwalk. Pre-Conference Workshops and the Principles and Practices of Performance Improvement Institute will take place April 24-26.

  • THE Performance Improvement Conference 2015 in San Antonio, Texas

    THE Performance Improvement Conference 2015 in San Antonio, Texas

    April 24-29, 2015--THE Performance Improvement Conference 2015, Principles & Practices Institute, Certification Workshop, and Half-/One-/Two-Day Workshops; Hyatt Regency San Antonio Riverwalk, San Antonio, Texas USA

  • Great Things To Do In San Antonio

    Great Things To Do In San Antonio

    If you will be attending ISPI’s THE Performance Improvement Conference in April of 2015, you are in for a treat! This year’s conference is being held in exciting  San Antonio, Texas from April 26-29, 2015. Delegates will stay at the Grand Hyatt on the Riverwalk. Pre-conference workshops are being held...