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Bark Twain and Jimmy Chew

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LERN has already given you data on the effectiveness of using images of dogs and puppies on the cover of your brochure, and there is another indicator that 2018 was not the end of the Year of the Dog.

The Latest on Social Media Trends

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Facebook organic reach and thus engagement is down. But Instagram is doing well. Video is zooming up. And photos still perform well.

When to Cancel a Class

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How do you know whether to cancel the class and disappoint the people who signed up, or offer the class and lose money? Here's what you need to know to make a decision.

Hot Conference

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The big annual LERN conference this year in San Diego is looking to be bigger than ever. Registrations so far are way ahead of last year. It’s not too late to join all the excitement and discover the new trends, courses, and the most advanced practical how-to information in the field of lifelong learning.

Jobs Shift to Outcomes

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A big shift is underway as businesses shift measuring employee performance from activities to outcomes. Job descriptions are being rewritten in terms of results and objectives rather than just putting in time.

First Programs Certified

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Over 120 LERN member programs in public schools, universities and community colleges have become certified by LERN already, kicking off our new Program Certification service for the field.

LERN Year Highlights

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LERN ended its fiscal year this summer on several high notes, including larger membership, healthy financial condition, and San Diego conference registrations well ahead of previous years.

How to Cut Cancellations

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New LERN analysis has discovered how you can cut the number and percentage of courses cancelled for your program. The key is to determine your cancellation rates by Division.

Hot New Summer Camps

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Your summer camps are just over, and now is the best time to plan your new summer camp programs to offer in 2020.

Fall Means Big ROI

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Think fall. Think ROI. Think ROI from your professional development, the best and really only way to increase productivity and profitability for your program.

Now Out! Exciting Agenda

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More interactive and engaging than ever, the upcoming LERN Conference in San Diego features lots of new formats, topics and people that will give you a huge ROI for several years to come.

New Data Era Begins!

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You need it. You want it. It’s data on the field. It’s coming fast and quick now.