Cut on training budget? You’ve got to be kidding!

Cut on training budget? You’ve got to be kidding!

‘Do more with less’ is driving performance management in business. In times of economic uncertainty – which has been the business climate for at least the past decade- training budgets are the first to be cut in an attempt to save costs. In the US, the average amount per learner, spent on training decreased from $976 in 2014 to $702 in 2015. Investment in people development gets limited to training that shows quantifiable increase in performance. This narrows down training to the more technical & functional in-house programs that often have to be rolled out in too little time with too many people.

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5 mantras for the ROI focused trainer

5 mantras for the ROI focused trainer

I lost track of the number of trainers I have met over the years. Must be thousands of them. I observed them, I trained them, I coached them. All over the world. When it comes to effectiveness, not all of them scored high. Here is what the most effective ones practiced: 5 mantras for the ROI focused trainer.

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