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Elevate the knowledge and skills of talent development professionals by providing highly educational, engaging, impactful and actionable learning experiences.

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    • 01 Sep 2019
    • (EDT)
    • 31 Oct 2020
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    Interested in being a Speaker at our DOL 2020 event? Register here!

    • 18 Jun 2020
    • 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM (EDT)
    • Central Piedmont Community College 3210 CPCC Harris Campus Drive Charlotte, NC 28208
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    Register by June 15!

    The VERY Latest Dish on Delivery from 5 Talent Development Master Chefs

    Presented by Wendy Gates Corbett

    An encore by popular demand! After the delicious chapter program on this topic in 2019, we know you know how to cook more than five dishes, but we also know that you STILL end up making three or four recipes on a regular basis, right? (OK, maybe you've switched out one or two of them...) Many of us know how to cook much more but end up making tuna casserole every other Wednesday. The same is true for training delivery techniques: Whether we've been in the industry for a month, a year, or a decade, we have a hard drive or file cabinet filled with different delivery activities, but we tend to stick with our same old go-to activities.

    If you are a talent development professional looking to spice up your training delivery techniques, an instructional designer looking for intriguing flavors to add zest to programs, or simply have an appetite for learning about the newest trends in training delivery, come to this session. You'll have a chance to show how you added your own sweetness to the recipes you tasted at last year's program as well as snack on new recipes. Wendy will facilitate an interactive taste-test of recipes for fun, engaging training delivery (in-person, live virtual, asynchronous, AI, and/or more) from talent development leaders across the country.


    • Evaluate the recipes for delivery techniques for their potential to elevate your own training programs.
    • Identify at least one delivery technique to implement by adding it to an upcoming training program.
    • Adapt a recipe by adding a new twist to it to make it suitable to your own organization.

    5:00 PM - Networking

    5:45 PM - Dinner (Hamburger Bar, Gourmet Potatoes, Carolina Sweet Beans, and Rolls)

    6:45 PM - The VERY Latest Dish on Delivery from 5 Talent Development Master Chefs

    About the Speaker

    Wendy Gates Corbett

    Wendy left a successful but stale corporate training career in 2013 to embark on her mission to rid the world of bad presentations. She works with professional athletes, speakers, and business leaders helping them craft and deliver presentations with confidence and influence. She's published several publications related to virtual training and using visuals.

    Wendy is a longtime leader in ATD. She's currently serving her 10th year on the board of her local ATD chapter (Research Triangle Area, NC) and is the former Chair of the National Advisors for Chapters and a former member of ATD's International Board of Directors.

    She speaks at ATD and other conferences around the world on the power of visuals to make messages memorable and building belonging within ourselves and our workplaces.

    • 02 Dec 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (EST)
    • Crowne Plaza Charlotte Executive Park, 5700 Westpark Dr. Charlotte, NC

    Start your learning future today at the all new 2020 Day of Learning

    December 2, 2020

    This one-day talent development conference offers you Keynote Speakers, multiple sessions to choose from, and a vendor expo.  The goal: walk away with things you can use now and in the future.

    Keynotes include:



    Dr. Will Thalheimer

    The Learning Research Quiz Show

    Dr. Jason Carthen

    Six Lessons I Learned from
    Pro Sports
    That Will Immediately Help You
    Grow Your Business

    Dr. William Sparks

    The Actualized Leader Profile and
    Your Leadership Shadow

    Reinvigorate yourself and team by taking advantage of this phenomenal programming.
    We look forward to seeing you!

    Early Bird rates are available through May 31st!

    Get a special room rate at the Crowne Plaza Charlotte Executive Park.

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