Training and Development


In a TED talk last April, psychologist Angela Lee Duckworth described her notion of grit as a key indicator of success, more important, in many ways, than intelligence. Grit, she argues in numerous papers and reports, “is the tendency to sustain interest in and effort toward very long-term goals” (Duckworth, […]

What does it mean to “develop others?” A few weeks ago, the ASTD, the American Society for Training and Development announced that it was changing its name to the ATD, the Association for Talent Development. Addressing members at the ASTD’s 2014 International Conference & Exposition earlier in May, CEO Tony […]