Online Event Showcases Virtual Leadership Development
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – October 16, 2013 – ON24, the global leader in webcasting and virtual communication solutions, today announced the Virtual Learning Edge, Leadership Development Edition, a half-day virtual event scheduled for Thursday, October 17, 2013, beginning at 9:00 a.m. Pacific time / 12:00 p.m. Eastern time. The ON24 Virtual Learning Edge, Leadership Development Edition, will showcase the latest in virtual leadership training programs, tools and techniques – as well as content from industry thought leaders describing leadership development trends.
The Virtual Learning Edge, Leadership Development Edition, will feature, in a representative virtual environment, a line-up of subject matter experts, including:
In addition to presentations, ON24 will offer a variety of downloadable content, such as presentations, demonstrations and guides on virtual leadership development. Following the October 17 event, ON24 will maintain the Virtual Learning Edge, Leadership Development Edition, as a perpetual learning environment, so that users can come back and revisit the content and obtain materials as desired.
“Research data tells us that managers and HR professionals now face the challenge of offering training and leadership and career development information to employees across multiple geographies,” commented ON24 Chief Marketing Officer Denise Persson. “As such, it is essential that management teams respond by delivering leading-edge professional and leadership development programs to employees, no matter where they are – and the Virtual Learning Edge will provide organizations with the essential tools and knowledge to help them address this emerging need.”
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Virtual Leadership and the Rise of the Virtual Workplace
The rise of the virtual workplace, virtual leadership development, training for virtual leaders and broader virtual leadership trends are also examined in the report, entitled “Virtual Leadership: Going the Distance to Manage Your Teams.” Download an infopaper that summarizes the report, or order the full report from the ASTD website at store.astd.org.
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