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Instructional Design Workshop: Turn Up Your Training Content!

  • October 20, 2017
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • United Way, 50 Waugh Dr. Houston, TX 77007
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Join us for this interactive workshop to learn how to apply innovative design techniques to ensure your content is sustainable and remains in demand! We will explore key drivers to ensure your training is relevant and delivered through varied appropriate vehicles to meet today’s ever-changing environments. We will discuss creative methodologies to delivering training content including using a gamification approach!

Link Learning to Business Objectives

  • Mission/Vision
  • Business Processes
  • Beliefs/Values
  • Why Are You Training?
Sustainable Training
  • Understand Design Methodologies (ISD, SAM, ADDIE)
  • Use Innovative and Creative Design Methods
  • Post Training Reinforcement
  • Using Assessment Tools
  • Generational Learners
  • Make Your Content Experiential and Applicable
  • Who & Why Use Them
  • Templates to Use With SME’s
Speaker:  Sharon Lucas

Organizational Learning and Development, Facilitation, Executive Coaching and Instructional Design. Sharon began her training career working for a private investigator, training others on how to detect cellular fraud, working on a kidnapping as well as gang related crimes. Sharon transitioned to corporate to do what she loves most, building and leading the learning and development function. For the past 16 years Sharon has had the privilege of partnering with a multitude of organizations providing innovative learning and organizational solutions as a consultant. 

Sharon possesses the unique combination of offering instructional design, facilitation and organizational development solutions and has designed and facilitated Train the Trainer Sessions, Leadership/Management solutions, DISC Certification, Coaching, Team Building, Sales Training, Time Management, Business Writing, and Presentation Skills. She has worked with executive teams creating mission and vision statements for their organizations. Sharon has also consulted with companies to help establish competency-based succession planning, hiring and training processes and executive presentations. In addition, Sharon and her team have created innovative and engaging solutions including a Gamification Leadership Course, a portable Escape Room, virtual learning solutions, and Graphic Recording and Facilitation.

Sharon is a highly energetic, interactive, fully engaging designer, facilitator and coach who believes that participants need to be involved in the learning process to ensure the application and retention of the content.

Sharon holds a M.S. in Occupational Technology with a focus on Organizational Development, Training, Coaching and Instructional Design. She also earned a B.A. in Psychology with a minor in Sociology. Sharon is passionate about the design process, training and coaching, making it a goal to impact each and every one of the participants she comes into contact with. Her goal is to assist people and organizations in maximizing their effectiveness.

Sharon is from Houston, Texas and now resides with her family in Katy, Texas. She is an active volunteer in her community and church and enjoys working out, reading, and spending time with her family and friends.


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