Books

In order to help you get the best results, I read, analyze, and write about evidence-based learning.  I share these approaches in my books for workplace learning practitioners, instructors, and content experts! These books supply actionable, easy-to-apply tactics that can be used immediately! If you want bulk (discounted) copies of the books, contact me using the contact form below.

Write and Organize for Deeper Learning

The book examines 28 actionable tactics to use to make your content easier to understand and use. Includes examples, checklists, and job aids.

 

Tactics are arranged into the following categories:

  • Understand Your Audience’s Needs

  • Write for Clarity

  • Make Text Readable and Legible

  • Organize for Memory and Use

 

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Download Tactic 22: Design for Scanning

Practice and Feedback for Deeper Learning

The book examines 26 actionable tactics that help your instruction transfer to the workplace. Includes examples, checklists, and job aids.

 

Tactics are arranged into the following categories:

  • Analyze the Job Context

  • Practice for Self-direction

  • Practice for Transfer

  • Practice for Remembering

  • Give Effective Feedback

 

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Download Tactic 12: Show the Right and Wrong Ways

Manage Memory for Deeper Learning

The book examines 21 actionable tactics that support memory while learning and beyond. Includes examples, checklists, and job aids.

Tactics are arranged into the following categories:

  • Understand the Work

  • Eliminate Needless Mental Effort

  • Make Content Easier to Comprehend

  • Build Deep Understanding (Schemas)

 

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Download Tactic 9: Use Their Language

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