Driving Culture Change Through Learning

The learning team drives leadership development and the organizational development team drives culture change, right? Your leadership development programs are focused on creating great leaders and increasing their effectiveness. But how are you aligning your learning programs with the future needs of the organization? How are you using your leadership development programs as a means […]

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Partnership with McGraw-Hill to develop teambuilding book

I’m excited to finally be able to publicly announce a great new partnership.  I’m working with two great teambuilding guru’s, Mike Mulvihill (http://www.possibiliteams.com) and Mary Scannell (http://maryscannell.com), to write a book entitled “Big Book of Virtual Teambuilding Games.” We’ve signed a publishing contract with Mcgraw-Hill and have until June 1, 2011 to finish the manuscript. The […]

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Jan 11, 6pm – AZODN Presentation on Social Networking in OD

If you are in the Phoenix area on Jan 11, 2011 and have some time in the evening, come join us at the Arizona Organizational Development Network meeting (AZODN). I’ll be speaking to the group this coming Tuesday regarding Social Networking and how we can connect it to our Organizational Development (OD) work.  The session […]

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“Social Media for Volunteer Organizations” 11/21 @ PodCampAZ

There are so many diverse types of volunteer organizations with people doing great things. Whether you are an association, a volunteer service group, or networking group you probably have the same challenges.  How do you continue to attract new people while continuing to engage the current folks?  There’s a limit to how effective your email, […]

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ASTD Valley of the Sun Conference

The ASTD VOS conference is taking place Friday, October 22nd at the Theodore Hotel in Scottsdale. The keynote presenter this year will be Neil Dempster presenting how we are challenged to change. I’m sitting on a panel this year presenting on creating engaging webinars and innovative facilitation techniques. The other panelists include great local speakers: […]

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9/30 Workshop: Practical Social Media for Business

In partnership with Desert Willow Conference Center, I’ll be presenting “Practical Social Media for Business” September 30 at 11:00 am. The event includes lunch and is free to those who pre-register. You can register by sending an email to: susan.armentrout@sodexo.com . I’ll be providing real examples of organizations using social media to engage their audiences. Event […]

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Virtual Worlds in 2010 – Show Me The Value!

Earlier this year, I had the opportunity to sit down (virtually) with my friend Gina Schreck at Synapse 3Di. In this interview, Gina and I met in Second Life to chat about the state of virtual worlds in business and our thoughts on how we would like to see it evolve over the next year. The video is not truly indicative of what you can do in virtual worlds, but eh..it was last minute and we just wanted to informally share some thoughts.

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