Rachel Lefkowitz

Posts by Rachel Lefkowitz

  • Here's how to make your CEO your biggest learning advocate, according to Elliot Masie.

    Your CEO Should Be Your Biggest Learning Champion. Here's How to Make That Happen.

    October 5, 2017

    A constant struggle for learning and development (L&D) leaders is getting their employees to allocate time for learning. Well, according Elliot Masie – the man who literally invented the word “eLearning” and founder of The MASIE Center, a learning think tank – the solution starts at the top. “The number-one thing you can do to set the tone for a learning culture...

  • Here's how learning and development professionals can get managers to encourage learning within their team.

    How to Get Managers to Own Their Role in Employee Learning

    September 1, 2017

    One of the top challenges for learning professionals is getting managers to encourage learning with their teams, according to a LinkedIn survey. And yet that's a must, says Association for Talent Development CEO Tony Bingham.  “Managers must understand that developing their people and teams is an important responsibility and an opportunity to positively impact...

  • These are the most common challenges learning and development professionals face, along with playbooks for overcoming them.

    The Top Obstacles Facing Learning Leaders – And How to Overcome Them

    August 22, 2017

    Learning professionals, you probably know what the ideal learning culture looks like for your organization, but there may be a few obstacles in your way. For most learning pros, the obstacles advancing a learning culture usually include one or more of the following: Executives don't do enough to support organizational learning. Managers are not playing their...