• Feb 20, 2015

Rapport and Local Languages (as posted on DLNSEO Culture Ready blog)

February 3, 2015 Alelo’s Jena Barchas-Lichtenstein, Ph.D. has posted a blog entry on the Defense Language and National Security Education Office’s (DLNSEO) “Culture Ready” web-site. The article discusses the positive impact of speaking the local language when in another culture. You can read the entire blog post at: http://www.cultureready.org/blog/rapport-and-local-languages

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  • Jul 28, 2014

Show Me You Know Kung Fu

As Julie Dirksen notes in her book Design for How People Learn, the goal of good training design is “for learners to emerge from the learning experience with new or improved capabilities that they can take back to the real world, that help them do the things they need or want to do.” When learners take those improved capabilities and apply them on the job, their performance improves and the whole organization benefits.

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