In the March 2019 edition of my “In Real Life” column in Learning Solutions Magazine, I discuss the challenge of over-compartmentalizing L&D topics without considering the bigger vision.

Work changes. Technology changes. But learning does not. Even if we have managed to ignore them for a long time, the fundamental principles of learning remain consistent. Don’t get distracted by the next big thing. Stop putting concepts in siloed boxes. No more creating new terms. And never put content or technology first. Instead, focus on applying proven principles in context to help people solve problems and drive results.