RANT: 4 disheartening hand raise fails

06/26/2016 JD Dillon

I call upon the universally-recognized symbol for dissatisfaction above (former U.S. Olympic Gymnast McKayla Maroney) to express my inner discontent with a few recent presentation experiences! I have noticed a few alarming industry trends when asking presentation audiences for their insight.

Reflections: 4 BIG Takeaways From #FocusOnLearn 2016

06/18/2016 JD Dillon

This post was originally written for and published on the Axonify Blog. The FocusOn Learning Conference, held last week in Austin, Texas, is a new learning and performance industry event hosted by the eLearning Guild. This conference combines themes discussed

My Top 10 Tools for Learning (2016)

06/14/2016 JD Dillon

Its time once again for Jane Hart‘s annual Top 200 Tools for Learning survey. 200? That’s right! This year’s list has been expanded – doubled in fact – to allow more tools to gain exposure. The 2016 list (presentation embedded below) includes votes from more than

Reflections: 4 Themes from #ATD2016

06/12/2016 JD Dillon

I originally published this post on the Axonify Blog. #ATD2016 is the biggest learning and performance event of the year. With more than 10,000 L&D pros from across the globe in attendance in Denver, Colorado and an expo the size

Microlearning is A LOT more than smaller content

06/12/2016 JD Dillon

I had the awesome opportunity to join the ATD South Florida Chapter for their Innovative Learning Conference earlier this week. Axonify was one of the event sponsors, and I presented on behalf of the team. My topic: microlearning. I’ll admit