Sloth has returned from an intensive Train-the-Trainer (TTT) program on “How to Design Effective Trainings for a Diverse Audience.” He appears to be a happy, satisfied learner. The question is – is he?
ID/Training Terminology Used in the Comic Strip:
- TTT Program: Train-the-Trainer Program
- WIIFM: An acronym for “What is in it for me?” First made popular by Robert (Bob) Pike, the training guru, this acronym refers to the “immediate need/application-orientation principles of Andragogy.
- Diverse Audience: An audience group or a target population that isn’t homogeneous. Try to recall Shiv Khera’s open sessions on motivation, where anyone could walk in.
- Adult Learning Principles: Read about Knowles’ Andragogy here, and then read the story “When Life Comes a Full Circle” here.