305 Transforming from Learning Professional to Learning Leader
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Wednesday, October 23
Management and Strategy
Whether your job title is instructional designer, learning experience designer, or trainer, the career path forward (and upwards) may not always be clear cut. There are often critical moments that can shape one’s career. Understanding how to recognize these moments, and the context of the questions and answers that shape your decisions, can make a huge difference in your career.
In this panel, we will have an intimate conversation with several learning executives from diverse industries to learn about how they have navigated their careers.
In this session, you will learn:
- How to plan and make decisions to advance your career from learning professional to leader
- Which skills are most important to your success as a learning leader
- The importance of personal brand in your long-term career success
Designers, designers, managers
Dr. Frank Nguyen is a learning executive who specializes in transforming learning organizations through strategy and technology. He has led enterprise learning for Fortune companies including AIG, Amazon, American Express, Intel, MicroAge, and Sears. Frank has published extensively on the intersection of eLearning, instructional design, and performance support. He is a recipient of the Learning Guild Master and the ISPI Distinguished Dissertation awards. His work on compliance training, learning strategy, business transformation, and technology has been recognized by Brandon Hall and Chief Learning Officer. Frank has served on a variety of learning industry committees for Adobe, ATD, BJET, Brandon Hall, eLearning Guild, and ISPI.