How do you measure training effectiveness?

Jan. 5, 2016 by

Over at the Obsidian Learning blog last month, I published an article on techniques for measuring training effectiveness, including the Fitzpatrick Four Levels. How far do you go with your

Making connections: Trends in social learning

Mar. 17, 2015 by

Where are we going with learning theory in the 21st century? It’s all about social learning, as I wrote here.Download PDF

Not my style…

Mar. 5, 2015 by

I’ve written another post for the Obsidian Learning blog, this time on learning styles, a much over-used term in the learning industry (in my opinion). What’s your take on “learning

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Informal Learning in the Workplace

Feb. 27, 2015 by

How do you keep learning going after class? Here’s a link to an article on informal learning I wrote for the Obsidian Learning blog.Download PDF

Blogging 101 and Photo 101 start Monday

Feb. 27, 2015 by

Hmm, I should sign up for this. I’m trying to resurrect this blog, and we’ve started a blog where I work.Download PDF


Feb. 18, 2015 by

The company I work for (Obsidian Learning) recently started a blog, and I’ve made a couple of contributions. Here’s a piece I wrote on the slow death of Flash. It’s

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Google Bets Analytics Will Boost Google+ Fortunes (via slashdot)You can’t fault Google for lack of ambition. When the company behind the world’s most pervasive search engine launched its Google Plus

Read my dissertation

Feb. 11, 2013 by

Although it’s not possible to post PDFs directly to WordPress (is it?), I’ve made my dissertation publicly accessible here. Enjoy!Download PDF

Dec. 18, 2012 by

Nontechnical Guide to Petroleum Geology, Exploration, Drilling & Production by Norman J. Hyne My rating: 5 of 5 stars I took Dr. Hyne’s Petroleum Geology for Non-Geologists a number of

Nov. 28, 2012 by

Anglican Theology by Mark ChapmanMy rating: 4 of 5 starsFairly predictable historical review of Anglican theological development. I had hoped for something more systematic, but systematic theology doesn’t seem to