Live Fearlessly

By | 2017-09-03T13:14:28+00:00 January 5th, 2015|elearning, Instructional Design, LLAMA, News|

One of the biggest cultural shifts that new team members at TorranceLearning face isn't our casual-every-day dress code or the lack of enclosed offices. It’s not the open book finance or the daily sync up sessions. Nope. It’s our fearless estimating. We take an Agile project management approach to estimating: [...]

ADDIE or Agile? A false dichotomy

By | 2017-09-03T13:14:29+00:00 August 28th, 2014|elearning, Instructional Design, LLAMA, News|

There’s a lot of buzz these days about whether we should abandon the training industry’s go-to model, ADDIE, for an Agile approach. The discussion has been rich, with elegant arguments made on both sides. A disclaimer: we’re all about Agile, or rather, LLAMA – the Lot Like Agile Methods Approach [...]

Pay it forward. Be a mentor.

By | 2017-09-03T13:14:29+00:00 August 19th, 2014|elearning, Instructional Design, News|

It’s about time. Are you ready? The world needs you to be a mentor. Megan’s recent blog post on DBusiness Daily News: It’s Time for You to be The Mentor has gotten more than a bit of traction. We think it’s because people are ready to help others grow and, at [...]