Inhouse or Outsourced? The Biggest Debate in Training

The City Club of Washington DC 555 13th St NW, Washington, DC, United States

Should training be done in-house or through contractors? Join us for a lively, audience-driven Town Hall meeting to discuss the two sides.

Webinar: Confessions of a Millennial in the Federal Government

Virtual Event

Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash Click here to watch the recording. Click here to download the handout. People tend to think selfies, Snapchat, Instagram, instant promotion expectations, constant need for feedback and immediacy when they think about millennials. There might be some research out there that supports some of those views. However, we also know that technology is having a ... Read More

Connect and Collaborate, 2018 Holiday Edition

The City Club of Washington DC 555 13th St NW, Washington, DC, United States

TOC's vision is to be the premier network of skilled government learning leaders. Connect and Collaborate events serve to realize that vision and build a stronger community of Training Officers.

Webinar: Good Leadership, Great Government – Ideas & Strategies for Federal Leaders

Virtual Event

In order for agencies to ensure progress and reach evolving mission goals, professional development among leadership is imperative. The benefits of sustained leadership development are numerous, including improved job performance, increased employee engagement and enhanced workforce skills, to name a few. The Department of the Treasury’s Office of the Comptroller of Currency’s innovative Continuous Leadership eXperience (CLX) program enables agency ... Read More

Not Enough Time, Too Much Technology, and No Real Relationships

The City Club of Washington DC 555 13th St NW, Washington, DC, United States

Have we thought much about time in the digital age? What about its impact on relationships? How about technology? Does tweeting, facebook, etc equate to face-to-face exchange? What about when you combine all three? Do they sum up to engagement? This session discusses the complex interplay of these dynamics on human behavior, trust, and compassion with practical tips on how ... Read More

2019 TOC Distinguished Service Award Winner Series: NATO

Virtual Event

This year, TOC was proud to award North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) for its work on its development of the Protection of Civilians Virtual Reality Simulator. Its innovative development and design won the 2019 TOC’s Distinguished Service Award for Training Design and Development. In this webinar, join Tony Icaya, a NATO subject matter expert who helped build the tool, in ... Read More

Upward Bullying in the Workplace

The City Club of Washington DC 555 13th St NW, Washington, DC, United States

Upward bullying (UB) is not new to the lexicon of harassment in the workplace. It is often misunderstood and unrecognizable as a viable term and construct under the harassment banner by the masses. For instance, some men and many women described to their loved ones a sickening feeling they experienced in the workplace at the hands of an unrequested love ... Read More

February Roundtable Series: Creating a Coaching Culture- Part 1- Live Webinar

PDP Roundtable- Virtual Event Series

Alan Myers, a Senior Instructional Designer at FDA and a Professional Certified Coach, combined his love of learning with his love of coaching to spearhead an effort to foster a culture of coaching across the Government. Alan pursued his vision of providing no cost coach training to create a cadre of effective and competent coaches across the Federal landscape. The ... Read More

Loving and Laughing Your Way to Leadership

PDP Symposium- Virtual Event

What’s missing with popular leadership models and frameworks? We’re facing a landscape of federal agencies that are constantly changing – artificial intelligence, five generations in the workplace, and matrixed organizations, to name a few. Leadership models will change. New variables, fancy graphics, and complex frameworks will be introduced every year. It’s guaranteed. But one thing will never change - the ... Read More