How Gestalt Can Help You Create Better Training: This Month on #BLPLearn

Welcome back to our #BLPLearn blog series, where we offer a monthly look at design and technology as it pertains to learning and development. I’m your host, Jake Huhn… Senior Marketing Technologist at Bottom-Line Performance. Let’s Talk About Gestalt Principles Learning design and graphic design sometimes feel like two distant worlds. When you’re building a course—or […]


Trainers: Don’t Forget to Coach!

It’s been many years now since my son learned to drive, but I still recall the first time he got behind the wheel with his learner’s permit to take the family on an outing. The destination was one he was familiar with. I calculate that he’d been a passenger in a car going to that […]


Subject Matter Experts vs Learning Experts: What’s the Difference?

We often talk to organizations that are trying to start fresh. They’ve outgrown the tried and true training approaches of yesterday and are ready for something different. They are confronted by a “new normal” in their industry that has changed the game entirely: the regulatory environment has shifted, competition is on the rise and learners must be […]


What Will Training Really Fix?

“We need training on _____” As a company that creates custom learning solutions, many of our conversations start something like this. A client comes to us with a specific need, a deadline and maybe even an idea of what needs to be produced. It’s our job to find out what the real story is. In […]