Chapter Meeting - February

Wed., February 22 ~ 6:00 to 8:30 PM

Stepping into More:
How to Coach, when You're Not a Coach

You can use a coaching approach at any level, and Talent Development Professionals are particularly well positioned to apply proven coaching techniques.

Rachel Karu, MS, ACC, President-Elect of International Coach Federation, who has served ATD-LA for over ten years, shares with you a coaching approach guaranteed to work at any level as she imparts skills to leverage strengths to maximize engagement and performance.

Membership Orientation

Monday, February 20 ~ 4:30 to 5:45 p.m.

In an effort to help you get the most out of your membership, we invite you to our Membership Orientation. 

At this brief one-hour meeting, we will share with you all the benefits and value that your membership can offer. This will also be a great opportunity for you to begin to connect with other new members, grow your network, meet our leadership team and have a little fun!  

Non-members are welcome!
Come explore the benefits and see if membership is for you.

Design Your Way Back to Work: Training Bootcamp for Talent Development Professionals in Transition

2 Mondays & 2 Wednesdays, April 3, 5, 10 & 12 ~ 1:00 to 5:00 PM

How do you creatively differentiate yourself in your job search? How do you make sure days of transition don’t turn into months...or even years?! The Black Hole of job search is a real phenomenon.

Total Trainer: Creating Training ~ 10-week Series

10 Tuesdays: April 11 thru June 10 ~ 5:30 to 9:00 p.m.

Total Trainer:  Creating Training is a series of ten workshops that helps training professionals improve their ability to design and develop training.

    • Help me move toward performance consulting
    • Learn and apply various training models, concepts, and best practices
    • Practice my skills in a safe environment with a real client

      Workshop: The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team™

      Wednesday, April 19 ~ 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

      Teams do fail! And even if they don’t fail, they are often not as productive as they could be…or as fun!

      Our four-hour workshop is designed to provide you hands on experience with informative materials designed around Wiley’s “The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team” created by Patrick Lencioni and the terrific team at Wiley.

      Our Community Conversations

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      Upcoming events

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      Special Interest Groups

      Change Leadership
      Using a Change Coalition to Mobilize Grass Roots Change in Your Organization

      Join us as Denise Lamonte shares best practices and lessons learned through leading a change coalition to prepare for an organization-wide change while she worked at St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare as Talent & Organization Effectiveness Manager.

      Discover your Superpowers! ~ Powerful Personal Branding to Stay Relevant and in High Demand

      In today’s new gig economy, we need to consistently communicate our unique value to remain relevant and working for the long-term, regardless if we’re in business for ourselves or someone else.

      Join us Tues. Mar 7

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      Join us Mon. Mar 13

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      Training & Technology
      Design Methodologies

      ATD-Orange County is pleased to announce the 2017 reboot of the Training and Technology Special Interest Group -- a community devoted to the design and development of learning solutions that utilize the technologies impacting the talent development industry.

      Sweaty Palms and Tied Tongues: Dealing with Anxiety

      Do you ever get anxious before important presentations, training new material for the first time...or maybe even before each facilitation you conduct?
      Come to gain mechanisms for handling the fear of public speaking.
      Join us Thurs. Feb 16

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      Join us Fri., Mar 17

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      Volunteers Wanted!

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