Hey everyone! I am excited to introduce you to a colleague and expert on training and development Jesse Sostrin. I have included his biography below. Jesse earned a PhD from Fielding Graduate School in 2008. This is exactly where I plan to go to earn mine…
Jesse and I will engage in a dialogue about training effectiveness. What are the barriers, is leadership training worth the cost and other interesting questions.
Jesse Sostrin Biography
Dr. Jesse Sostrin is a nationally recognized workplace expert who writes, speaks, and consults about the often elusive challenges of getting great work done. He is the author of Beyond the Job Description: How managers and Employees Can Navigate the True Demands of the Job (Palgrave-Macmillan, 2013) and Re-Making Communication at Work (Palgrave-Macmillan, 2013), both of which helped to establish his place in the next generation of influential thinkers challenging everything we thought we knew about success at work.
Focusing on the often overlooked intersection between individual and organizational success, Jesse is a perceptive observer of the world of work. He has been featured on a number of television and radio programs, including MSNBC, Fox Business, and NPR. His ideas have been published in a variety of online and print publications, including Huffington Post, FastCompany, The Chicago Tribune, The Washington Post, The Sun (UK), Globe and Mail (Canada), and The Philadelphia Inquirer. As a columnist he is a regular contributor to Recruiter.com, Monster.com, and Brazen Careerist.
As a thought leader, Jesse has pioneered breakthrough concepts such as the Hidden Curriculum of Work®, the Job-within-the-Job, and the Mutual Agenda. He is known for translating complex ideas about the workplace into simple language and useful tools that drive learning and performance for individuals and teams.
As the president of Sostrin Consulting, Jesse designs solution-driven consulting engagements for a range of companies. Among others, Jesse counts InfoGard Laboratories, Hyatt, Walmart, ConAgra, Microsoft, and Allstate as clients and partners. As a keynote speaker, Jesse’s signature blend of inspirational and results-oriented ideas translate to innovative and highly interactive programs.
Does training work?