State of the Industry and Your Local Chapter (January 2017)

  • 19 Jan 2017
  • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Keiser University 9100 Forum Corporate Parkway, Fort Myers, FL 33905


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Session Description

Did you know that organizations, on average, spent $1,252 per employee on training and development initiatives in 2015? And how about other important facts like:

  • How many hours in training did employees spend on average, in 2015?
  • What percent of learning expenditures were outsourced?
  • What were the top three areas of training content?
  • What was the prime mechanism for training delivery?

If you’d like to know more about the fascinating talent development industry please join us on Thursday January 19, 11:30 to 1:00 at Keiser University Auditorium. Teresa Hiatt will lead this discussion of key findings from the ATD 2016 State of the Industry Report. Also on the agenda, a report of what is happening with your local chapter. You will hear how the chapter is meeting Chapter Affiliation Requirements and key goals for 2017.

As a bonus, you will leave with everything you need to know to access the entire 2016 State of the Industry Report (free to ATD National Members).

If you are serious about the talent development industry, you can’t miss this!

Facilitator: Teresa Hiatt

Teresa Hiatt is retired from Ricoh Americas Corporation where she served for more than 10 years as the Director of Sales Education, directing sales training teams and conducting research into sales productivity for a Global 500 technology manufacturer. 

Hiatt is a past ATD ALC speaker and has served on Industry Panel discussions at national conferences with Gartner Research Group and CompTIA. She has delivered breakout sessions on sales training at the InfoTrends Office Document Technology Forum, SMT Sales Training conferences, and the Business Technology Association Channel Partner conferences. 

She has had numerous articles accepted in several industry magazines on the subject of sales and marketing training. In 2009 she published as a contributing author to “Fortify Your Sales Force”, a ground-breaking handbook for building productive sales team. 

If you have any questions about this learning event or how to register please contact Christine Davlin, VP Programs, ATD Southwest Florida Chapter at
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