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Executive Buzz: Four Questions for Pat Hoban-Moore

Executive Buzz: Four Questions for Pat Hoban-Moore

It is beneficial for practitioners of performance and quality to hear from client executives--particularly those who think more about practical outcomes than they do about the science behind the solutions. What follows is a discussion with a notable executive using questions crowdsourced from various interest groups.

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Performance Improvement Journal: February Issue

Performance Improvement Journal: February Issue

Take a look at this issue–it is filled with learning materials, tools, models, visuals, tips, tricks, and reviews that will keep you striving for excellence. Below you will find the titles, authors, and abstracts in the current issue of PIJ available for download via the Wiley Online Library.

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Knowledge Work: What It’s All About

Knowledge Work: What It’s All About

For thousands of years, most work was manual work, that is, it was materials based, and working was a visible activity that entailed using one’s muscles more than one’s mind. Owing to its highly visible nature and its materials-base, manual work could be prefigured, that is, others could figure...

  • Chapter Corner: Chapter Leaders

    Chapter Corner: Chapter Leaders

    THE Performance Improvement Conference is rapidly approaching. All chapter leaders are invited to attend a free all-day Chapter Leaders Workshop on Sunday, April 26. You need to register for the Chapter Leader’s Workshop when you register to attend THE...

  • Opportunities for Certified Performance Technologists (CPTs)

    Opportunities for Certified Performance Technologists (CPTs)

    The ever-expanding world of CPTs is particularly rife with possibilities immediately before the 2015 Performance Improvement Conference. The first opportunity is to become a CPT if you have been considering applying for the designation.

  • HPT Research Fit NOTE: THIS IS A NEW COLUMN THAT NEEDS A HEADER

    HPT Research Fit NOTE: THIS IS A NEW COLUMN THAT NEEDS A HEADER

    Welcome to the inaugural column of HPT Research Fit brought to you by the Research Committee (RC)! With this column, the RC will bring you updates on research being conducted and funded through ISPI, interviews with thought leaders,...

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Make Your Plans Now and Join Us at THE Performance Improvement Conference!

Make Your Plans Now and Join Us at THE Performance Improvement Conference!

As the 2015 Conference chair for THE Performance Improvement Conference, I would like to take this opportunity to invite you to our Conference taking place in San Antonio, Texas, from April 24-29, 2015.

  • THE Performance Improvement Conference FAQs

    THE Performance Improvement Conference FAQs

    Planning on coming to THE Performance Improvement Conference, April 26-29, in San Antonio, Texas? Here are answers to some of the commonly asked questions about the conference.

  • A New Track at THE Performance Improvement Conference: Performance Improvement in Developing Countries

    A New Track at THE Performance Improvement Conference: Performance Improvement in Developing Countries

    ISPI is proud to announce a new conference track focusing on performance improvement in developing countries. We have invited several key players from those emerging world regions to showcase their performance improvement work at THE Performance Improvement Conference in San Antonio this coming April.

  • Attend the P&P Institute and the CPT Workshop at THE Performance Improvement Conference

    Attend the P&P Institute and the CPT Workshop at THE Performance Improvement Conference

    The workplace, how we communicate with one another, and what we know about learning are changing and evolving all the time. Performance improvement professionals are known for their commitment to staying abreast of all the latest developments. Take advantage of ISPI’s upcoming Principles and Practices Institute and the CPT...

  • Register for a Workshop and Take Advantage of Your Time in San Antonio!

    Register for a Workshop and Take Advantage of Your Time in San Antonio!

    ISPI has a stellar line up of workshops being offered April 24-26, 2015, in San Antonio, Texas, at THE Performance Improvement Conference. As you know, our circle of performance improvement professionals has a lot to offer to those in the field. This is your opportunity to enhance your knowledge...

  • Speed Mentoring!

    Speed Mentoring!

    To enable ISPI to move into the future, we need our mentors to work with our emerging professionals to pass on their experience, love of learning, and commitment to ISPI. One way we do this is through speed mentoring!

  • Three Keynotes Announced for THE Performance Improvement Conference

    Three Keynotes Announced for THE Performance Improvement Conference

    We have just brought on three great speakers for THE Performance Improvement Conference in San Antonio, Texas!

  • Performance–Tech Tools & Tips; Tuesday, April 28

    Performance–Tech Tools & Tips; Tuesday, April 28

    Conference attendees will meander around the Technology Showcase during lunch, obtaining technological tips and tricks, checking out demos, or picking presenters’ brains for cool, tech "how-to's." There is no formal time structure on this one--when it is over, it is over. Here is a sample of the technologies to...

  • PechaKucha at THE Performance Improvement Conference

    PechaKucha at THE Performance Improvement Conference

    What is PechaKucha? PechaKucha presentations were first introduced at the 2014 Performance Improvement Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana. It is Japanese for "chatter" or "chit-chat."

  • Educational Sessions Monday, April 27 through Wednesday, April 29

    Educational Sessions Monday, April 27 through Wednesday, April 29

    Our 75-minute presentations, grouped in 8 different tracks, have been, and are still the backbone of THE Performance Improvement Conference. This format gives the presenter time to fully explore a case study, a set of tools, or a methodology, and allows you time to apply and try out what...

  • 20-Minute Pitstop: Roundtable Presentation & Lunch Discussion

    20-Minute Pitstop: Roundtable Presentation & Lunch Discussion

    Yes, they are a digestive and intellectual duo of every ISPI conference. With names like "Cracker Barrel," "Lunch-n-Learn," "Bagel Barrel," and even "Chat-n-Chew," ISPI conferences are known for their General Sessions where eating and learning go together like milk and cookies! Roundtables are an excellent way for participants to...

  • 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...