ATD features TOC’s Jim Pritchert

Chris KingUncategorized

Jim Pritchert was awarded the 2018 Spender Logan Award at the end of TOC’s 2017-18 Program Year. Jim was recently in the news again – this time featured on the ATD Insights web collection in an insightful article highlighting Jim’s long and distinguished career. Read more about Jim’s love of learning and how he kept his professional skills sharp. What … Read More

Strong Program Choices Lead Annual Institute Agenda

Chris KingAnnual Institute, TOC, TOCAI 2018

The TOC Annual Institute kicks off on April 22, and this year’s program is one of the strongest yet. TOCAI Chair Lin Burton asked for creative, engaging and topical presentations, and you responded! The Program Committee reviewed 76 proposals for Concurrent Sessions and Keynote sessions. Especially when competition is stiff, as it was in 2018, we thought it would be helpful … Read More

2018 Annual Institute Agenda

Chris KingAnnual Institute, TOCAI 2018

The TOC Annual Institute offers more than 30 learning events and activities spread across three days, designed to help you Succeed, Motivate, Inspire, Lead, Empower, & Shine. Download a printable schedule and agenda. Sunday, April 22 2:00pm – 6:00pm                  Annual Institute Registration Desk Open 5:00pm – 6:00pm                  Logistics Volunteers Training Session (James Madison Room) 6:00pm – 8:00pm                  Welcome Reception and First-Timers … Read More

How FEI Strengthens ECQ’s: April Lunch and Learn Event

Chris KingContinual Learning, Creativity and Innovation, Developing Others, Human Capital Management, Leadership Development, Technical Credibility, TOC

***NOTE: Due to weather, this program was rescheduled to April 18, 2018*** TOC is experimenting with new ways to bring you more of what you need. After all, our mission is “To provide knowledge and networking forums for the Government learning community to build a highly skilled workforce.” To this end, TOC is proud to present our first Lunch and … Read More

Registration for the Annual Institute is now open!

Chris KingAnnual Institute, TOCAI 2018

Registration for the TOC Annual Institute is now open. Click the button below to register. Even if you are a TOC Registrant, we still need you to register to attend the Annual Institute so we can book the hotel and make the meal arrangements for you. Thank you!   We look forward to seeing you in Virginia Beach, April 22-25, at … Read More

2018 Annual Institute Call for Proposals Opens Today!

Chris KingAnnual Institute, TOC, TOCAI 2018

The Annual Institute Program Committee invites you to share tools, skills, and insights on the most timely and relevant topics regarding training in the federal government by submitting a proposal to present at the 2018 Training Officers Consortium (TOC) Annual Institute. This professional development conference will be held April 22-25, 2018 in Virginia Beach, VA at the Founder’s Inn. Click the … Read More

2017 Distinguished Services Awards: Return on Investment

Chris KingAwards, Return on Investment

Category: Return on Investment (ROI) Project Title: Department of Veterans Affairs FAC-COR Level I Training Agency: VA Acquisition Academy Program Management School Program Dates: From: 10/2015 To: 04/2016 Accepting: Keith Newman and Craig Bedard, VA Acquisition Academy Program Management School, Department of Veterans Affairs Briefly state the overall mission of the Nominee’s organization. The Department of Veterans Affairs Acquisition Academy (VAAA) … Read More

2017 Distinguished Services Award: Learning Management Systems

Chris KingAwards, Learning Management Systems

Category: Learning Management Systems Project Title: Advanced Skills Management (ASM) Integrated Product Team (IPT) Agency: Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) Division, Keyport Program Dates: From: 01/2016 To: 12/2016 Accepting: Eric Stoeckel and the Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division, Department of Navy Briefly state the overall mission of the Nominee’s organization. The mission of Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) Division, Keyport is to … Read More

November Webinar: Have Better Conversations!

Chris KingECQ 5: Building Coalitions, Influencing/Negotiating, Online Events, Oral Communication

Join us on Tuesday, November 28 at noon EST  for the next TOC webinar: “Conversational Essentials that Ignite SMILES: Succeed, Motivate, Inspire, Lead, Empower, and Shine” by our very own Barbara Schaffer. Register now! Thanks to neuroscience research, we know that we possess numerous forms of intelligence. In addition to IQ, EQ, there’s C-IQ — Conversational Intelligence. Great conversations emerge from … Read More