Jamie DalferesRegional VP, Learning & Talent Development
Lincoln Property Company
Jamie Dalferes has over 15 years of wide ranging experience in Learning and Development in a diverse set of industries including medical, telecommunications, multi-family and service. She has direct experience in strategic planning, Instructional design, facilitation and coaching. She received her Masters of Education in Instructional Technology from Texas Tech University, and holds Bachelors degrees in Communications and Education from Texas Wesleyan University and University of Texas Arlington respectively. Jamie currently works as the Regional VP of Learning and Talent Development for Lincoln Property Company specializing in the creation and implementation of Associate centered training programs which aid in creating a culture of continuous development and improvement.
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.