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Training Needs Analysis & Learning Evaluation Overview

We all know effective training plays a vital role in growing and sustaining a successful workforce and organization. But even the best designed, most comprehensive learning programs can fail if they don’t provide what learners actually need to improve and grow their skill sets.

And this is where training needs analysis can play an important role. When executed properly, this process helps ensure the right training is delivered to meet learners’ and organizational needs while enhancing learning evaluation efforts. Thus, when it’s time to measure the effectiveness of your program, this data-driven approach ensures you have the metrics needed for analysis. 

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Product & Tech

Keep up with Watershed’s features, enhancements, and integrations and read tech articles that go deep into xAPI and learning analytics.

Learner Status, 'Missing' Property Dimension & Advanced Configuration Comments

Our latest Watershed updates include the ability to mark people and groups as inactive, create cohorts for people who are missing data, and add comments in advanced configuration.

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Company & Culture

Learn about our company and culture with articles to help increase employee engagement, productivity, and the bottom line.

Skill Set Diversity in the Workplace: Lessons Learned

Malcolm Forbes, the former publisher of Forbes magazine, once said, diversity is the art of thinking independently together—and we have to agree. When we set out on the journey to find a new team member, we don't make a list of must-haves to measure up against. The right person will enhance our product, our processes, and each one of us, just as the rest of our employees do every day.

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