Upcoming events

    • 13 Jun 2018
    • 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • New Orleans Downtown Marriott at the Convention Center 859 Convention Center Blvd. New Orleans, LA 70130

    What Sets Great Leaders Apart

    You are invited to a half-day experience focused on what sets great leaders apart at the first-level, mid-to-senior-level, and executive-level.

    FranklinCovey has distilled the learning from over $150 million in R&D, 30+ years of curating best-of-class thought leadership, numerous best-selling books, and hundreds of thousands of client engagements around the world, to create this 4 ½ hour work session.

    We encourage you to join us as we share what we’ve learned about great leaders and winning cultures.

    This one-day event is ideal for those responsible for leadership development and organizational behavior change.

    Agenda on leadership event

    8:30 A.M. - 1:00 P.M. 8:30 am – 9:00 am

    8:00 - 9:00   FranklinCovey’s Leadership Point of View: Four Key Differentiators 

    9:00 - 10:00 First-Level Leaders: The 6 Critical Practices for Leading a Team 

    10:00  – 10:15 Break 

    10:15  – 12:15 Mid-to-Senior-Level Leaders: Introducing The 4 Essential Roles of Leadership™ 

    12:15  – 1:00 Executive-Level Leaders: Coaching and Feedback - The Lifeblood of the C-Suite

    ATD members use this code to receive 20% off: Onlead20

    Register Today!

    • 18 Jun 2018
    • 8:30 AM
    • 22 Jun 2018
    • 12:00 PM
    • Whitney Bank UNO Training Facility 2285 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, LA 70122

    The ROI Certification Program is the most comprehensive way to gain the skills, resources, and knowledge to measure the value of projects and programs of all types – down to the financial return on investment (ROI). The program includes a 5-day course surrounding the ROI Methodology, a systematic approach to program evaluation that is proven to deliver accurate and credible results. After the course you will receive one-on-one support as you conduct your first Impact/ROI Study in your own organization. Upon demonstrating competency in applying the ROI Methodology, you will join an elite group of professionals with the designation of Certified ROI Professional (CRP).

    During the workshop, you will:

    • Apply the ROI Methodology™ to a program in your own organization
    • Get detailed, first-hand experience with every step
    • Learn how to measure the contribution of a variety of performance improvement programs
    • Learn how to calculate ROI
    • Learn how to enhance program results and improve ROI
    • Discover how to translate intangible benefits into monetary values
    • Practice presenting results of an ROI study

    Skills you gain:

    • Determine data collection techniques, timing, and methods
    • Choose appropriate strategies for isolating the effects of programs
    • Convert impact measures to monetary values
    • Analyze data and calculate the actual financial ROI
    • Present results to a variety of audiences

    What’s Included:

    • Pre-Work: Identify a project for ROI Evaluation. Prepare for the basics.
    • Workshop: Five days of content rich, interactive sessions. The focus is on your project evaluation.
    • Virtual Assistance: One-on-one help with your ROI Evaluation. Review and approval of your ROI Study.
    • Right to Use Materials in Your Organization: You have the right to reproduce and use materials as you build capability in measurement and evaluation.
    • Certified ROI Professional (CRP) Designation: A unique sought-after credential

    Who Should Attend:

    Anyone who needs the skills to measure the impact of learning and performance improvement programs. Individuals who need to demonstrate the ROI and business impact of other initiatives such as human resources, quality, process improvement, organizational change, and technology implementation will also benefit.



    This program has been approved for 32 (HR General) recertification credit hours toward PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute


    Cost:  $3995 per person. Group discounts are also available.


    Register Now!

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    August 13  - August 17

    • 11 Oct 2018
    • 8:30 AM
    • 12 Oct 2018
    • 5:00 PM
    • New Orleans, LA

    Talent development professionals want to create better learning experiences, but they don't want to wade through a sea of information or waste time on topics that don't directly affect them today. ATD’s Core 4 Conference focuses on the most crucial, practical, and fundamental topics needed to effectively develop learners.

    This two-day event features sessions from our best and most popular speakers on the most essential topics for all learning and development professionals: Instructional Design, Training Delivery, Measurement & Evaluation, and Learning Technologies.

    Actionable takeaways:

    • Design better training programs that truly change behavior and improve performance.
    • Develop and deliver events that engage learners.
    • Evaluate the impact of your solutions.
    • Create engaging and effective e-learning experiences.
    Early Bird Ends on September 1st   $945 (Member)    $1,145 (List) 
    Regular and On-Site Rate                $1,045 (Member)   $1,245 (List) 

    Use Chip Code CH7002 at Checkout 

      • 06 Nov 2018
      • 8:30 AM
      • 07 Nov 2018
      • 1:00 PM
      • New Orleans, LA

      ATD’s SELL Conference is a 1.5 day-event that will focus on learning and leadership approaches to equip internal practitioners in building a fully integrated sales enablement practice.

      The topics and content will span several areas of expertise and competencies within the ATD Sales Enablement Competency Model.

      Areas of Expertise:

      • Sales Management and Leadership


      • Sales Coaching
      • Sales Tool and Process Improvement
      • Sales Talent Development

      ATD created this event in response to demand from within our growing community of sales enablement professionals who want to engage with other like-minded, internal practitioners and subject matter experts on practical ways to build a high-impact sales enablement function.

      Who Should Attend?

      ATD’s SELL Conference is an essential event for leaders and practitioners within formalized sales enablement groups, as well as core contributors who may sit in another area within the organization but whose role is to support the salesforce. It's ideal for:

      • Sales and Sales Enablement Leaders
      • Sales Trainers and Coaches
      • Sales Enablement or Sales Operations Managers
      • Learning Leaders

      Learning Objectives:

      • Evaluate the impact of your current sales enablement approaches and solutions using a variety of methods.
      • Create stronger alignment between sales leadership and sales enablement to accelerate shared revenue and talent development goals.
      • Design next-level sales learning and coaching programs that truly change behavior and improve sales performance.
      • Analyze the strength of existing sales enablement people, product, and process mix to determine ways to calibrate and maximize defined successes.
      ATD Member $1,100      Non Member $1,300

      Use Chip Code  [CH7002] at checkout 

      Past events

      22 May 2018 Training Evaluations Lagniappe
      19 Apr 2018 The Learning Connection: States & Senses
      20 Mar 2018 Fierce Conversations 2 Day Workshop
      27 Feb 2018 State of Our Business
      22 Jan 2018 Bottomline on ROI-1 Day Workshop
      10 Jan 2018 Bob Pike presents Creative Learning Strategies
      09 Jan 2018 Games Trainers Play with Bob Pike
      14 Nov 2017 Fierce! Conversations
      24 Oct 2017 Standards, Beliefs, and Strategy
      26 Sep 2017 Technology on a Shoestring Budget
      22 Sep 2017 Gulf Coast Talent Development Conference
      23 Aug 2017 Bottomline on ROI-1 Day Workshop
      22 Aug 2017 Membership Mixer-Hurricane Party
      21 Jul 2017 Effectiveness in a Virtual World with Bob Pike as Special Virtual Presenter
      28 Jun 2017 LANTEC Lunch & Learn on the Northshore
      22 Jun 2017 FranklinCovey: Culture -Your Ultimate Competitive Advantage
      20 Jun 2017 Engaging Games & Activities
      18 Apr 2017 Virtual Challenges - Lagniappe
      28 Mar 2017 Styling & Profiling
      22 Mar 2017 Learning Solutions 2017 Conference & Expo
      21 Feb 2017 Resume Tips & Tricks - Lagniappe
      24 Jan 2017 Tame your 3-Ring Circus at our Share Fair
      25 Oct 2016 SOME Tips and Tricks for Engaging Learners
      29 Sep 2016 Core 4 Conference
      27 Sep 2016 Book Signing:Jim Smith Jr.: The No Excuse Guide to Success: No Matter What Your Boss-or-Life-Throws at You
      16 Sep 2016 Gulf Coast Talent Development Conference
      24 Aug 2016 August Membership Mixer
      11 Aug 2016 ATD Baton Rouge Workshop: Emotional Intelligence
      28 Jul 2016 Global Trends in Talent Development (TD around the world)
      22 Jun 2016 Lagniappe: SMEs as Trainers or Talent Development Professionals? Why Not?
      22 May 2016 ATD 2016 International Conference & Exposition
      19 May 2016 Stuck in a Training Box? Try Bite-sized Learning Nuggets with Microlearning
      18 May 2016 ATD-ICE (FREE) Innovation Session Preview Webinar
      21 Apr 2016 Lagniappe: Planning the New You – Goal Setting ATD Nola Style
      24 Mar 2016 Oodles Of Art: Cartooning basics for the Artistically Challenged!
      25 Feb 2016 Social Media Frenzy: Let’s Get Social!
      20 Jan 2016 You can't get water from an empty well.
      11 Dec 2015 Employee Learning Week
      02 Nov 2015 Telling Ain’t Training
      29 Oct 2015 Learning Law & Order
      25 Sep 2015 The Louisiana Talent Development Conference
      20 Aug 2015 ATD Membership Mixer
      18 Jun 2015 ATD Mississippi Meeting: Reframing Talent Management Strategies for the Future
      17 Jun 2015 Exploring Talent Management & Development in Human Resources: A Panel Discussion
      29 May 2015 Performance Consulting Workshop (approved for 6.00 HR credit hours)
      28 May 2015 SMEs – It’s a Marriage for Better or Worse
      21 May 2015 FranklinCovey Productivity Suite Overview
      19 Mar 2015 Awaken the Inner Learner
      26 Feb 2015 Lagniappe: Training Resources Swap Shop
      29 Jan 2015 ATD NOLA Premiere
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