Training Matters Talk Show Episode 9: Wanting To Be A Trainer and Being One Are Two Different Things

Wanting To Be A Trainer and Being One Are Two Different Things

Senior Training Consultant and Certified Bank Training Professional Janice Branch talks about how she became the raved about trainer she is today. Janice has learned that wanting to be a trainer and being one are two different things. In this episode of Training Matters she shares her story with our listeners. This episode is not to be missed by all of you …

Pros and Cons of Testing Employees on Training Topics

What Do Employees Learn in the Training Session?

Pros and Cons of Testing Employees on Training Topics Pre-testing You can use pre-testing in the early stage of content design and prior to finalizing learning objectives. When administered correctly, this approach allows a trainer to better form content to fulfill the learning objectives. This option takes the guesswork out of content generation and lets a trainer know what topics …

Ten Rules of Engagement When You Attend Training

10 Rules of Engagement When You Attend Training

When you attend training in your work world what are your expectations? I am sure yours are like mine. Interesting, relevant and useful are right at the top of most people’s list. Have you ever considered what the trainer’s expectations are? That might put a different spin on your perspective. I have been a trainer for financial institutions for several decades and here are …

Training Matters Talk Show Episode 6 Take it Up a Notch at Your Branch

Take it Up a Notch at the Branch

Honey talks with InterAction Training’s very own Zack Merrill. Zack is a Certified Bank Training Professional and Senior Training Consultant. He was previously responsible for managing a branch, determining and developing training needs, and finding the right people for the bank. His unique combination of responsibilities has given him valuable insights in how to manage your branch and your people. Honey and …

Creating Training Advocates

Creating Training Advocates

The core solution for training effectiveness in your organization is buy-in from all key influencers. Work at tapping into successful lobbying skills as you seek to encourage role models to value learning and training! A lobbyist is defined as someone who tries to influence others on behalf of a special interest. Here is your checklist for success: Solicit feedback without …

Training Matters Episode 4

Embrace Webinars to Become a Stellar Trainer

Tune in to hear what webinar expert, Mark Bennett, has to say on the value and importance of webinars for your bank or credit union staff responsible for training. Find out great ways webinars can boost your knowledge and skills without the issues commonly associated with training. In this 4th episode of Training Matters, Mark and Honey also discuss why every trainer should …