Tip #710: How to Set Learners Up to Fail: Part Two

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“I’ve been imitated so well I’ve heard people copy my mistakes.” Jimi Hendrix

I just attended a three- day marketing seminar conducted by a self-proclaimed curriculum design expert. It was very disappointing to see once again what happens when a trainer ignores the basics and sets learners up to fail.

She made ten glaring mistakes. We covered the first five in last week’s Tip. Here are mistakes 6-10:

  1. Never hold a one-on-one conversation with a participant in response to a question or comment that many could not hear.

Instead, repeat every question and comment before you answer it. This is both a courtesy and a necessity for those who might have shared the same concern or confusion and needed … Read the rest