Are you helping, or are you just buttering the cat?

In late 2021, the group #DisabilityTwitter began using the question “are you helping or are you just buttering the cat?” to encourage the Twitter community to think about accessibility accommodations and if these accommodations are actually helpful.  For example, an automatic door that can only be reached by a set of stairs fails to beContinue reading “Are you helping, or are you just buttering the cat?”

Regular Training Metrics – Now with more Fiber!

Like fiber, training metrics may not always taste good, but they ARE good for you.  When working with business leaders – especially leaders in learning and development, I often encounter an attitude that lies somewhere between lethargy and paranoia toward training metrics.  These metrics are specific measurements that quantitatively describe the impact, effect, and outcomeContinue reading “Regular Training Metrics – Now with more Fiber!”