4 Steps to a Customized Training Program

| January 7, 2019

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The phrase “one-size-fits-all” can be a bit misleading, whether it refers to socks, gloves, hats, or even watches or clothing. Can something really fit both my six-year-old and me? One-size-fits-all is good in theory but doesn’t always work in real life. Why would your learning program be any different? Taking a one-size-fits-all approach to training can hinder your ability to meet business goals, because it doesn’t enable you to tailor your program to your learners.A program that worked for another company may not work for you; you have different needs and a different culture, and you may even be in a different industry. Teaching retail staff is not the same as teaching technical managers, and teaching remote staff is different than teaching an in-person audience. Running training the same way for unique groups will not help you meet goals and most likely will leave your learners needing more. The best way to make sure your learning program works for you and your learners is to start from scratch and make it a custom project. Here’s how.

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Trident University International

Founded in 1998, Trident University International (Trident) is a leading online postsecondary university serving adult learners. Trident uses the EdActive™ learning approach, which employs case-based learning in an online setting to teach real-world relevant critical thinking skills to enhance the lives and careers of students. Trident offers high-quality bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degree programs and certificates, led by a qualified faculty team, over 80% of whom have doctoral degrees. Trident is regionally accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) and has over 30,000 alumni, including more than 22,000 with a military affiliation. The University has received multiple acknowledgements from Military Times and Military Advanced Education & Transition for their dedication to military-affiliated students.

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