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Frontline Leadership

Frontline Leadership

Is your organization struggling with operational and financial performance during the new normal? Are you challenged with keeping your team focused and open to embracing change to meet evolving market needs? Now more than ever, connecting with employees and keeping them engaged are paramount for an organization to stay agile, customer focused and productive.

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Frontline Leadership Safety

Frontline Leadership Safety

Is your organization struggling with operational and financial performance during the new normal? Are you challenged with keeping your team focused and open to embracing change to meet evolving market needs? Now more than ever, connecting with employees and keeping them engaged are paramount for an organization to stay agile, customer focused, safe and productive.

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Remote Worker Safety: Preventing Injuries at Home

Remote Worker Safety: Preventing Injuries at Home

Workplace injuries have long been a concern in industrial settings, but they’ve also become a focus for managers in office environments. Now that many of your employees have moved from the office to their homes, it’s important to remind them how to stay safe wherever they work.

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Managing Remote Workers: Preventing Isolation and Loneliness

Managing Remote Workers: Preventing Isolation and Loneliness

The sudden move to working at home has been a boon to some and a bane to others. Even the same person can feel differently about the experience from one day to the next. Realistically, remote work is likely to continue for a while, so managers need to take proactive steps to address the downsides of remote work: isolation and loneliness.

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Managing Remote Workers: Effective Virtual Meetings and Conference Calls

Managing Remote Workers: Effective Virtual Meetings and Conference Calls

For many managers, conference and video calls were familiar but not routine. Today, they’re the norm. Just like an in-person meeting, virtual gatherings should be efficient and productive. Here’s how you can get the most out of meetings with remote workers.

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Idaho’s Advanced Test Reactor Helps Pilot DSS’ New Risk Awareness Training Program

Idaho’s Advanced Test Reactor Helps Pilot DSS’ New Risk Awareness Training Program

By Paul Menser, INL Communications & Outreach
Idaho National Laboratory

Everyone is likely to agree that risk is a fact of life, that decisions must be made, consequences accepted or endured. It’s the details of decision-making that get complicated, and one reason the management at Idaho National Laboratory’s Advanced Test Reactor has contracted with DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) to participate in The Risk Factor, a personal safety awareness program aimed at helping workers make conscious, deliberate decisions that minimize risk.

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9 Reasons You Should Use Microlearning In Your Training Program

9 Reasons You Should Use Microlearning In Your Training Program

By Chris Scaglione, Product Development Manager
DuPont Sustainable Solutions, Learning & Development

Microlearning courses are becoming more popular by the day, but are they right for your organization? Can a short burst of training really benefit your employees? The answer is a resounding yes.

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Effective E-Learning Tools for Safety and Compliance Training

Effective E-Learning Tools for Safety and Compliance Training

By Steve Zuckerman, Global Elearning Commercial Product Manager
DuPont Sustainable Solutions, Learning & Development

Ongoing employee learning and development is a necessity for most organizations, but particularly those in typically high-risk industries from manufacturing and mining to chemicals and oil & gas. For these companies, safety and compliance training can be a requisite to their ability to operate as a business.

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The DSS Capability Engine

The DSS Capability Engine

By George Haber Ph.D., Global Director For Instructional And Learning Systems
DuPont Sustainable Solutions, Learning & Development

This article explains how to get the most out of your training system using the DSS capability engine for assessment and data collection.

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Soft Skills Training

Soft Skills Training

By Bill Anderson, Human Resources, Product Manager
Learning & Development

High-growth organizations understand they must invest in and maximize the "human capital" of their workforce just as they do the physical assets. Discover the importance of soft skills and how to develop six critical ones within your employees.

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Building Capability

Building Capability

By Sam Ponzo, Global Practice Leader, And Matt Shallow, Senior Consultant
Learning & Development

Learning is just one important component in the quest to increase corporate productivity, efficiency, profit and safety. The learning process should be a holistic one.

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Reliability – The Key to Safety?

Reliability – The Key to Safety?

By Emile Husson, Maintenance And Reliability Product Manager
Learning & Development

There are a lot of good arguments for having a dedicated reliability program in your organization. Reduced down time, more consistent quality output, and greater control over maintenance costs are just a few. When used consistently, even the most basic reliability strategies can show marked improvements in all of these areas.

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Accelerating Skills Development: The DSS Approach

Accelerating Skills Development: The DSS Approach

By Sam Ponzo, Dupont Sustainable Solutions Practice Leader
Learning & Development

What's the most effective way to help people learn? Read how DSS applies blended learning to help workers acquire the knowledge, skills and abilities required to deliver business results.

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Combine Streaming Video with Hands-On Demos for Blended Learning

Combine Streaming Video with Hands-On Demos for Blended Learning

By Steve Zuckerman, Global Elearning Commercial Product Manager
DuPont Sustainable Solutions, Learning & Development

Video-based content helps to motivate and engage learners, and focus their attention on critical learning objectives. Read about this trend in training development.

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Considering Culture in Instructional Design

Considering Culture in Instructional Design

By George Haber Ph.D., Global Director For Instructional And Learning Systems
DuPont Sustainable Solutions, Learning & Development

This article examines the problems inherent with the hasty, inappropriate and unplanned application of technology for learning and development issues. Learn about building a culture of effective employee development.

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The Strategic Potential of Compliance Training

The Strategic Potential of Compliance Training

By David Wentworth
Brandon Hall Group

Compliance training is often an employee's first encounter with the organization's learning management system. A strategic approach to compliance training can help ensure compliance requirements are met.

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