Webvent Academy

Bringing Professionals Together

Managing for Success in the Knowledge Economy

Friday, October 13, 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT

Host: Association for Talent Development
By: David Grebow, CEO, KnowledgeStar and Stephen Gill, Co-Owner, Learning2BGreat.com, Stephen J Gill Consulting

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In the webcast, the speakers will discuss material from their forthcoming ATD book, Minds at Work: Managing for Success in the Knowledge Economy. This webcast will also help you:

  • Learn the differences between the 20th century way of “managing hands” and 21st century approach to “managing minds”
  • See why the managing-hands approach has dramatic implications for the way you manage people and help them learn
  • Explore why managing minds is generating so much excitement around the world
  • Discover the amazing positive impact on individuals, teams, and your company when you start managing minds.


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David Grebow
David Grebow

CEO, KnowledgeStar

David Grebow is CEO of KnowledgeStar, and an author, popular speaker, and workshop leader. KnowledgeStar is a consulting firm founded in 2006 to provide insight about the intersection of digital technology and education. Its clients include Fortune 500 corporations, startups, NGOs, and leading analyst firms Bersin & Associates and the Brandon Hall Group. The KnowledgeStar Blog, first published in 2008, has been consistently rated one of the one of the most informative and widely read on learning and educational technology.

For 25 years prior to starting KnowledgeStar, David held senior development and management positions with leading technology and education companies, including IBM, where he co-founded the Institute for Advanced Learning; PeopleSoft; Cisco; and McGraw-Hill. David is a co-author of Creating a Learning Culture with Marcia Conner and James Clawson and served on the editorial review board for Information Age Publishing, working to produce a series of books on technology and learning. He is also author of Gamification, Games and Learning, which is part of the eLearning Guild’s new Insight series; and co-author of Minds at Work: Managing for Success in the Knowledge Economy (ATD Press). He has authored numerous research papers and articles for publications in the corporate education industry.

Stephen Gill
Stephen Gill

Co-Owner, Learning2BGreat.com, Stephen J Gill Consulting

Stephen is the co-owner of www.Learning2BGreat.com, a marketplace for organizational learning tools, and owner and principal of Stephen J. Gill Consulting. Steve's expertise is in creating learning cultures in organizations and measuring the impact of learning and performance improvement solutions.

Steve has done this work for more than 25 years, since leaving the faculty of the University of Michigan School of Education. He has written extensively about these topics. His most recent books are Getting More From Your Investment in Training: The 5As Framework (RealTime Performance, 2009), Developing a Learning Culture in Nonprofit Organizations (Sage Publications, 2010), and Communication in High Performance Organizations: Principles and Best Practices (a 2011 Kindle e-book). Steve also posts regularly on The Performance Improvement Blog. He serves his community as an elected trustee of Washtenaw Community College.

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