Welcome to the Austin Chapter of the Association for Talent Development 
(formerly American Society for Training & Development)
Our mission is to advance Austin's learning community.

ASTD is changing to meet the growing needs of a dynamic, global profession!

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On May 6, during a special live announcement at ASTD’s International Conference & Exposition, Tony Bingham, President and CEO, and the ASTD Board of Directors announced ASTD is changing its name to the Association for Talent Development. This exciting news means that we will be implementing branding changes soon.

Adding Credibility and Strength to Your Training Initiatives

In order to successfully run the learning organization as a business, the learning leader must be able to clearly articulate training project scopes and build positive relationships with stakeholders. This session will focus on how to apply project management techniques to training development initiatives in order to produce highly effective learning events for the business.     

In this session you will:

  • Gain a better understanding of Project Management Methodology
  • Define project roles and responsibilities
  • Learn how to better plan, document, and track training projects
  • Learn how to set clear, targeted objectives and define project scope
  • Learn how to manage stakeholder expectations
  • Clearly communicate, record and present project status 

Competencies for the Training & Development Profession:

  • Managing Learning Programs
  • Performance Improvement

Click here for more about ASTD's Competency Model.

About the speaker

Clarissa Corbett, PMP

Clarissa Corbett is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) with over 10 years of experience in training, quality, and project management. She has a background in performance management, quality assurance, instructional design, training delivery, as well as T&D management. 

Interested in CPLP?

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Certified Professional in Learning and Performance!

Austin ASTD Events

12 Aug 2014 5:30 PM • New Location! ConsultingSolutions.net, 1016 La Posada, Room 297 (Office Building behind the Doubletree Hotel)
15 Aug 2014 11:30 AM (CDT) • St. David's Episcopal Church 301 E. 8th St. - Austin, 78701
21 Aug 2014 5:30 PM • Abel's NORTH - 4001 W Parmer Ln (formerly Cool River Cafe)
23 Aug 2014 11:00 AM • La Madeleine's at Sunset Valley
09 Sep 2014 5:30 PM • ConsultingSolutions.net, 1016 La Posada, Room 297
19 Sep 2014 7:45 AM (CDT) • San Antonio Norris Conference Center, Wonderland of the Americas Mall, 4522 Fredericksburg Road, A-100, San Antonio, Texas 78201

               “LEAPS 2014:  

Engaging for the Future”

Learning & Performance 

September 2014

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