• “Agility Is Based on Human Skills.”
    This 4 min. read saves you up to 6 hours
    For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 2 getAbstract summaries (one book with a total of 288 pages and one podcast) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 342 minutes (about 6 hours). Learn more.
    “Agility Is Based on Human Skills.”

    Global workforce management leader Barbara Jamelli-Sefchik talks about the importance of giving people the time and headspace to build resilience and agility.

  • “Virtual Learning Is a Great Equalizer.”
    This 7 min. read saves you up to 5 hours
    For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from one getAbstract summary (one book with a total of 208 pages) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 243 minutes (about 5 hours). Learn more.
    “Virtual Learning Is a Great Equalizer.”

    COVID-19 accelerated digital transformation in all areas, including the L&D space. Blended learning pioneer Jennifer Hofmann shares some of her experiences working with clients over the past year.

  • Make Virtual Training Effective
    This 2 min. read saves you up to 16 hours
    For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 5 getAbstract summaries (3 books with a total of 794 pages and 2 videos) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 951 minutes (about 16 hours). Learn more.
    Make Virtual Training Effective

    Moving learning online can be a win-win – when done correctly. 

  • Empower Them or Lose Them
    This 6 min. read saves you up to 14 hours
    For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 3 getAbstract summaries (2 books with a total of 682 pages and one article) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 813 minutes (about 14 hours). Learn more.
    Empower Them or Lose Them

    Why employee autonomy and a strong corporate culture are essential for your organization’s success.

  • “Go Watch Your People!”
    Donald H. Taylor
    This 10 min. read saves you up to 5 hours
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    “Go Watch Your People!”

    Donald H. Taylor on the results of the latest Learning and Development Global Sentiment Survey, and what matters now if you want to properly upskill and reskill in your organization.

  • How to Improve Your Memory
    This 8 min. read saves you up to 29 hours
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    How to Improve Your Memory

    The memories you store over the long term form the raw material for creativity and focused intentions. 

  • Listen! Or Read the Summary.
    Listen! Or Read the Summary.

    Did you know that getAbstract also summarizes podcast episodes?

  • How Design Thinking Galvanizes Corporate Innovation
    This 5 min. read saves you up to 30 hours
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    How Design Thinking Galvanizes Corporate Innovation

    Whether keeping up with scrappy Silicon Valley start-ups or competing with the planet's largest conglomerates, CEOs and managers must think about how they can stay on the cutting edge.

  • Global Sentiment Survey
    This minute read saves you up to 15 hours
    For your knowledge advantage, we put together the most actionable insights from 5 getAbstract summaries (3 books with a total of 722 pages and 2 articles) on this topic. If you did this work yourself, you would be busy for at least 866 minutes (about 15 hours). Learn more.
    Global Sentiment Survey

    3,114 people from 95 countries answered the question “What will be hot in L&D in 2021?”

  • “Sideways Is the New Up!”
    Kelley Steven-Waiss & Edie Goldberg / (c) Christophe Testi @ CreativeShot Photography
    This 17 min. read saves you up to 6 hours
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    “Sideways Is the New Up!”

    Most organizations still assess employees' skills by looking at their current roles and job titles. Edie Goldberg and Kelley Steven-Waiss propose a tried-and-tested alternative.