Techniques to engage people when you facilitate change

Dutch actor, coach, trainer and speaker Juanita Coble kicks off session #W110 on change and the importance of engaging people in the process. Welcome to ASTD2014 day 4…   According to Coble, Neuroscience tells us that when people are uncertain, they move into an “away state”. This accounts for many of the negative reactions to […]

How to convert your learning into story, step-by-step

Following a sweet true-story-based and lovely introduction from Aaron Stroud, his wife Katie takes the stage to tell us about story for learning during session W202 of ASTD2014. She said that when she researched the topic herself, she found a lot of information about the importance of story and it’s benefits, but not much about […]

5 reasons why Dan Steer and Barney Stinson are the same person, by Christophe Schmitz

During a recent presentation skills training, one of my participants suggested I was like Barney Stinson from “How I Met Your Mother”. At the time, this meant nothing to me, as I had never seen the sitcom. 2 weeks later, I received a spontaneous email from another participant of that training, Christophe Schmitz, containing this […]

LinkedIN Praise for ASTD2013 TU306

If you are wondering what this post is all about, read the introduction post here‚Ķ The following are comments from the LinkedIN group associated to my ASTD2013 ICE session TU306: Practical Use of Social Media for Formal Learning. You can also see the tweets here.. Thanks for reading! D   Hazel Jackson started a discussion […]

Praise for my session TU306 at ASTD2013

The response to my speech during session TU306 at the ASTD International Conference and Exhibition in Dallas this year has been overwhelming and extremely touching.   Over 20 people took their time on Wednesday to interrupt my attempts to stalk Karl Kapp and steal JD Dillon’s iPad charger with handshaking, thanks and congratulations. Several people […]

The impact of Dan Steer on your everyday life, by Tim Van Acker

Tim Van Acker followed my Leadership Foundation training at the University of Gent in June last year and apparently I’ve been haunting him ever since ūüôā What follows is a short article Tim wrote to share with other members of my LinkedIn group “Leadership Foundation”, where previous participants and people interested in the topic can […]

Merci d’avoir assist√© √† mes conf√©r√©nces #Epsilon2012

Si vous venez de cliquer sur le lien ou code QR lots du conf√©rence Forum Plus #Epsilon2012, merci. Cette page √† pour but de vous donner 4 choses: Un lien vers toutes les r√©f√©rences li√©es √† mes deux sujets du conf√©rence Les informations relatives √† mes formation “ouvertes” de 2013 Un peu plus d’informations √† […]