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Ethics and Moral Leadership Explained...

moral lens

William Hamilton @ Iman Fiqrie When I asked my father about what ethics and moral leadership was in response to my learning chronicles animation and video, his immediate response was former President Obama. I thought this was a great start to seeing and looking through the lens of someone like former President Obama. Click the […]

The Capitalist Economic Model vs Corp...

Capitalism

by William E Hamilton@Iman Fiqrie Flawed Ideals in Capitalism One of the flawed issues and nails in the coffin of the capitalist economic model as we know it today (not 100 years ago) might be that the premise of this model relies on two things; one on utilitarian social benefits resulting from profits gained by […]

The Ethics of Decision-Making

Ethics and Virtue

Many in business think it’s all about maximizing profits in a business. Shareholder value and accountable ethics don’t really matter that much. Ask Bernie Madoff, Volkswagen and others how that turned out! Accountable ethical decision-making means using a reasonable process model the next time you or your business have to make decisions involving all of […]

Qualitative versus Quantitative Resea...

Research Study

The Old Inductive and Deductive Analysis Debate this process of research study is a craft, a skill, an art, and a science.  Often times when speaking with my father, a skilled craftsman and machinist by trade himself, about the skill of a craftsman and how to attain such high skills in any endeavor one might […]

Needs Assessment: Prioritizing, measu...

Change

I think everyone should have access to the tools, knowledge, and information necessary to help create and inspire change. To go from what is to what is possible. This article is one is a series of my articles and discussions regarding needs assessment for individuals, organizations, and societal value-added needs.

Society for Human Resource Management...

SHRM Membership

Progress in the product; CPLP recertification due before October (60 recertification points, maybe 45 this year), Ph.D in progress (2021), working the English as Foreign Language (EFL) advanced certification (2019) after finishing the Premier TEFL Young Learners Certification, and just became a member of the Society for Human Resource Management in preparation for the SHRM […]

CPLP VERIFICATION BADGES NOW BEING OF...

William E Hamilton@Iman Fiqrie

Digital verification badges are now being offered to the roughly 2500 Certified Professionals in Learning Performance worldwide by the Association of Talent Development Certification Institute.

Niagara Falls Hidden Figure: The Stor...

Work-Life and Workplace Balance: All ...

Expectations and Outcomes of Work-Life Balance in the Workplace: From Burnout, Productivity, Job and Life Satisfaction, Overall Health and Wellness, Motivation, and Other Factors In an interesting video on TEDx, Thurmon (2013) talks a lot about the expectations of work-life and workplace balance. In fact, quite interestingly Thurmon (2013) suggests one should be “off balance” […]

Cognitive Ability Testing

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Knowledge and skill (KS) in a workplace-oriented assessment are generally used to help improve job performance. This includes careers, KS, abilities, and competencies. Getting at a reliable and valid assessment, be it work-oriented or personality-oriented can be more than a challenge, requires skill, and more than likely, the assistance of a subject matter expert (SME). […]

Personality Assessment and Testing

personality assessments

Personality assessments are widely used in the workplace for personal growth, career guidance, and personal selection. The ultimate goal is to put the right person in the right job and the assurance that the individual(s) will perform as expected. In order to do this, several methods involving work-oriented and personality assessment have been employed. As […]

Cognitive Ability & Assessment

Many candidates and businesses go through the hiring process or succession planning for a new job and are not quite sure exactly what’s being assessed– you’re not alone!

The Scientific Method, Research and C...

Truth and knowledge affirmed

The essence of research is truth and the affirmation of knowledge (Roper, Renn, & Biddix, 2018, Chapter 3).

Machine and Deep Learning: Whats̵...

Machine and Deep Learning: Whats’ All the Fuss?

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, MACHINE LEARNING AND DEEP LEARNING IN PERSPECTIVE: WHAT’S ALL THE FUSS ABOUT? by William E Hamilton@ Iman Fiqrie, Lecturer, CPLP, Ph.D. Candidate What’s All the Fuss About? What’s all the fuss about with artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and deep learning (DL)? The truth is, ML and DL have been around conceptually […]

Surface learning, deep learning and n...

Neurons in learning theory

by William E Hamilton@Iman Fiqrie CPLP, PhD Candidate University of the Rockies Neurons, Flickr Creative Commons Retrieved 8 Oct, 2018 Exciting News in Learning Today I’m extremely excited to be writing about a topic as exciting and important as deep learning, and doubly excited to be writing it alongside the equally important topic of neuroplasticity. […]

Introduction to Comparative Leadershi...

by William Hamilton originally written, April 30, 2018   Introduction to comparative leadership theories and the self According to Dr. Kurt Lewin, “There’s nothing so practical as a good Theory” (Christianity 9 -5, 2013, Scene Opening). The video goes on to suggest, that ten theories must be better. Servant Leadership Theory style of leadership is the […]

Introduction to Time Management

time management

William E Hamilton, CPLP, PhD Candidate University of the Rockies, MBA, B.S., A.A.   Introduction to Time Management Strategies       Time management is an extremely important skill for executives to have, even more so as a doctoral student with so many competing interests and requirements. We’ve been asked to share our current time management (TM) […]

Driving Business Outcomes with Modern...

Modern Digital Ecosystems

Driving Business Outcomes with Modern Learning Ecosystems As not to just leave the idea of the LMS as being totally outdated, a number of innovators in the Learning & Development (L&D) industry suggest “AND” NOT “OR” some other system. Acquiring a LMS not as an annual or 3 year exercise, but as an exercise in […]

Implementing a LMS

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William E Hamilton@Iman Fiqrie Lecturer CPLP, LCDR USN(ret), MBA, BS, AA, ACB, CL Lessons Learned from Implementing a LMS The purpose of this post is to share my reflections and lessons learned on implementing a LMS. I will show this in the form of “Goods, Bads and Things We Could Do Better”. As a community […]

Life After Godaddy.com: Amazon Web Se...

AWS Web Services

LAG:AWS 091017 by William E Hamilton@Iman Fiqrie     Life used to be good before the Godaddy.com lockout! It’s been about 3 months since I last posted on this website– I never gave up hope or thought it wouldn’t ever happen again, but at times I became quite concerned! Here’s what happened. In July sometime, […]

Achieving Business Outcomes through C...

by William E Hamilton@Iman Fiqrie LCDR, USN ret; MBA, B.S., A.A. ACB, CL Lecturer and Certifed Professional in Learning Peformance (CPLP) Coaching, cultural beliefs and achieving business outcomes In one of my last articles, I eluded to the impact that coaching can have on achieving business outcomes– e.g., how frontline, middle and senior management and […]

GODADDY AND THE NOKIA SYNDROME: MORON...

Morons at the Gate

IF THERE WAS EVER A CASE FOR EXAMINING STUPID BEHAVIOR, GODADDY IS IT! Godaddy and the Nokia Syndrome: Morons at the Gate! Two-step verification gone wrong! Shortlink http://q.gs/Ex0j2

CIWLEARNING PODCAST Episode-002 Journ...

William Hamilton Sr

https://media.blubrry.com/ciwlearning_episodes/p/blog.ciwlearning.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Fathers-Day-PODCAST-CIWLEARNING-Episode-2.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:09:10 — 436.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | TuneIn | RSS | CIWLEARNING PODCAST Subscription OptionsCIWLEARNING PODCASTS Episode 2 Great learning and development PODCASTS, news, access, experts and a voice you can trust. In Episode 2, we explore Journeymen Machinist […]

Inventor Terry Hamilton – Begin...

Inventor Terry Hamilton

“n Episode 41 I feature an exclusive interview with Scientist/Inventor Terry Lee Hamilton. In this episode we discuss his journey as a Scientist, his Inventions and different sciences of life such as the Fibonacci Sequence, Extraterrestrial Life, Physics, Einstein, the film Hidden Figures and various serums he created from a molecular level for hair growth/balding, […]

Intro CIWLEARNING PODCAST Episode-001

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 35:43 — 49.1MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | TuneIn | RSS | CIWLEARNING PODCAST Subscription Options pisode-001 is an introductory and solo PODCAST that talks about the host’s and show’s interests and reasons for being.

Life Coach Improves Organizational Pe...

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Creative Commons, https://goo.gl/images/jP6yhN The role of the learning professional as a life coach here are many roles for the modern learning development professional in today’s organization, one of them is as a life coach and the subject of this article. My evolved view is that coaching in organizations today should entail life coaching to help […]

SEO Optimization and Customer Value P...

Google Analytics

by William E Hamilton, Certified Professional in Learning Performance (CPLP) SEO Optimization and the Customer Value Proposition As a business person with online interests, I’m very interested in whether my potential customers got what information they intended to get or not when and if they get to my site, i.e., have I done the job […]

Website hosting: how do you buy a dom...

Web Hosting Web Hosting

https://media.blubrry.com/ciwlearning_episodes/p/blog.ciwlearning.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/Web-Hosting-and-Domain.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (3.2MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | TuneIn | RSS | CIWLEARNING PODCAST Subscription OptionsWilliam E Hamilton, Jr.@Iman Fiqrie CPLP Website hosting and how do you buy a domain: your first domain? ot so fast! If you’ve really read the first of […]

Training development line of sight: f...

  by William E Hamilton@Iman Fiqrie Certified Professional in Learning Performance (CPLP) From training development CPLP to line of sight and results his is the second article of My CPLP Journey. This article tries to capture the training development journey as a “line sight” to a destination. Rather than go through some arbitrary straight timeline […]

Adding value to the business: the mod...

NL65 (LCDR USN,ret), CPLP, MBA, BS, AA, ACB, CL   Figure 1. Money Map. Image from business-literacy.com, permission requested ll too often today, the modern learning professional’s role and responsibility is misunderstood. The way I learned it, is if there’s a miscommunication or misunderstanding—it’s the sender’s responsibility to help ensure the message was received correctly. […]

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