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Effective Training, CourseSmart eTextbook, 4th Edition

By Nick P Blanchard, James Thacker

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Jun 9, 2009

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For students in training courses and practitioners interested in developing training programs.


Seamlessly integrate training theory and application into your course.


Effective Training: Systems, Strategies and Practices discusses the training process in an overarching framework so that readers understand how training activities meet organizational needs that are both strategic and tactical in nature.


The fourth edition retains the seamless integration of theory with effective and practical training applications while adding new material, enhancing the ease of reading and understanding.

Table of Contents



Chapter 1: Training in Organizations

Chapter 2: Aligning Training with Strategy

Chapter 3: Learning, Motivation, and Performance

Chapter 4: Needs Analysis

Chapter 5: Training Design

Chapter 6: Traditional Training Methods

Chapter 7: Computer-Based Training Methods

Chapter 8: Development and Implementation of Training

Chapter 9: Evaluation of Training

Chapter 10: Key Areas of Organizational Training

Chapter 11: Employee and Management Development




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$64.40 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-607837-1