Justin McSharry, Dropbox’s Global Head of Leadership Development

How Dropbox is Democratizing and Scaling Coaching

with Justin McSharry

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Every month, we gather leaders who work at the intersection of technical training and learning & development to discuss topics top of mind for the industry. During our April 2020 TechKnowCon Roundtable, Dropbox was one of the two companies that presented.

Here is what Justin McSharry, Dropbox’s Global Head of Leadership Development, had to say about democratizing and scaling coaching.

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Category: Ideas Author: Joseph Lam Date: May 1, 2020 7:11 pm

Chris Shaffer, Microsoft’s Director of Engineering Learning & Insights

How Microsoft Measures Learning Culture and Barriers

with Chris Shaffer

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Every month, we gather leaders who work at the intersection of technical training and learning & development to discuss topics top of mind for the industry. During our April 2020 TechKnowCon Roundtable, Microsoft was one of the two companies that presented.

Here is what Chris Shaffer, Microsoft’s Director of Engineering Learning & Insights, had to say about measuring learning culture and barriers.

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Category: Ideas Author: Joseph Lam Date: May 1, 2020 7:10 pm

Katie Hawkes (Senior Program Manager) and Dennen Hansen (Program Manager II) of Twitter University (Technical Learning & Development)

How Twitter Enables Peer Instructors in a Remote-First Environment

with Katie Hawkes & Dennen Hansen

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Over the last few weeks, it has become clear that working from home has become a new reality for many of us. As we started talking to peers at various companies, we realized that everyone was working hard to adapt to this new work-from-home norm and remote-first learning and development. We decided to come together on a virtual Roundtable to compare notes.

Seventy-five leaders who work at the intersection of technical training and learning & development joined in, and Twitter was one of the three companies that presented.

Here is what Katie Hawkes (Senior Program Manager) and Dennen Hansen (Program Manager II) of Twitter University (Technical Learning & Development), had to say about effective peer-to-peer teaching and learning in a remote-first work environment.

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Category: Ideas Author: Joseph Lam Date: April 9, 2020 2:03 am

Duke Nelson, Microsoft's Senior Learning and Development Consultant of Global Learning and Development

How Microsoft Promotes a Remote-First Culture

with Duke Nelson

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Over the last few weeks, it has become clear that working from home has become a new reality for many of us. As we started talking to peers at various companies, we realized that everyone was working hard to adapt to this new work-from-home norm and remote-first learning and development. We decided to come together on a virtual Roundtable to compare notes.

Seventy-five leaders who work at the intersection of technical training and learning & development joined in, and Microsoft was one of the three companies that presented.

Here is what Duke Nelson, Microsoft’s Senior Learning and Development Consultant of Global Learning and Development, had to say about the priorities and tactics around promoting a remote-first culture.

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Category: Ideas Author: Joseph Lam Date: April 9, 2020 2:02 am

Andrew Barrett, Shopify’s Learning Platform Lead

How Shopify Solves Remote-First L&D Problems

with Andrew Barrett

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Over the last few weeks, it has become clear that working from home has become a new reality for many of us. As we started talking to peers at various companies, we realized that everyone was working hard to adapt to this new work-from-home norm and remote-first learning and development. We decided to come together on a virtual Roundtable to compare notes.

Seventy-five leaders who work at the intersection of technical training and learning & development joined in, and Shopify was one of the three companies that presented.

Here is what Andrew Barrett, Shopify’s Learning Platform Lead, had to say about the tools and processes that are needed to solve remote-first learning & development challenges.

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Category: Ideas Author: Joseph Lam Date: April 9, 2020 2:02 am