The trouble with passion and purpose at work

Passion and purpose. Everything you need to get started with motivation. Right? Many HR professionals and leaders seem convinced today that the key to motivating workers is to unlock and release their passion. But will it work? At the ASTD2013 ICE this year, I heard from 4 people about this topic and my first impression […]

Ken Robinson on your element, education and unique extraordinary life

“One of the most influential thinkers in creativity today” says FAST Company “Knight of the royal realm” says the Queen of England “Keynote speaker to kick off the ICE” says ASTD2013 According to Ken Robinson, it is early. Too early. Having spent the night trying to remember how to sleep, he is not sure it’s […]

ASTD President Tony Bingham on ASTD2013 ICE

Having had the pleasure to interview ASTD President Tony Bingham recently on the upcoming 2013 ASTD International Conference and Exposition, this post outlines his thoughts on the state of the learning world and getting the best out of the ICE…   Q1: Every year thousands of people come to the ASTD ICE and many, like […]