Tip #398: One Surefire Way to Fill a Training Gap

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“Your problem is to bridge the gap which exists between where you are now and the goal you intend to reach.”  Earl Nightingale

It is a trainer’s nightmare: you prepare a participant-centered lesson chock full of effective learning activities and then realize you have misjudged the timing. This may be due to the fact that there are too few participants, so there is less time needed for debriefing or discussion. It may be due to the fact that the participants are able to complete the activities faster than you anticipated. Regardless of the reason, the planned training content has essentially been covered and yet there are still two hours left in the training day!

If you can’t simply let the … Read the rest