Director, Leadership and Executive Development
The Home Depot
8:05 AM Panel: Are We Ready To Meet the Modern Learner? Building the Right Infrastructure & Capabilities to Meet the Needs of a New Generation
Today’s modern learner is impatient, overwhelmed and frustrated. They desire flexibility in where and how they learn, and have only a small amount of time to focus on training and development. How do we as learning leaders address these radical shifts? How do we provide nontraditional training and delivery to accommodate their need for just in time everything? Are we finding microlearning, mobile, communities of practice, on-demand performance support and curation to be effective? To remain relevant as a business function, L&D must understand the needs of modern learner while delivering training that is sustainable and measurable. This very real discussion will cut through the noise and open up to the challenges facing learning professionals today.