The San Antonio Chapter of the ASTD is a dynamic local resource available to help you in your training efforts. ASTD provides a myriad of opportunities to learn about cutting edge techniques, the newest training resources, and the best way to improve your expertise>.

San Antonio ASTD events are open any professional or student wishing to enhance their knowledge and share their experiences.

Please visit our membership page if you are interested in becoming a member of San Antonio ASTD. If you have recently changed your email address, please contact us so we can update our records.

Thanks and Happy Learning!

Monthly Learning Meeting

Connections to Informal Learning

Attend the January ATD – San Antonio Chapter Learning Meeting and find out how you can encourage informal learning in your organization. Only 10 to 20 percent of learning occurs in formal training which means 80 to 90 percent occurs informally. Yet, how much time do we as Talent Development professionals spend on informal learning?

At this session, you will experience the power of informal learning. You will discover more about your peers in a connecting exercise, and participate in a World Café table discussion on the most popular talent development topics. Share your expertise and ask questions to gain more knowledge. You will also learn more about the ATD San Antonio Chapter and how to get involved.

Don’t miss this unique ATD San Antonio Chapter event to kick off the New Year! A drawing will be held for a Samsung tablet so bring your business cards. Registration includes one complimentary drink ticket and a fantastic Mexican dinner. Don’t forget to bring a guest.

Date:  January 21, 2015
Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Rosario’s North Mexican Restaurant and Lounge at 9715 San Pedro Ave
Fee: $10 for members and $20 for guests

Register today to guarantee your seat at this limited seating event. We expect it to be a sellout!

eLearning Lunch & Learn

Online Professional Development

Our January eLearning Lunch & Learn (ELL) is an opportunity to learn more about online professional development (PD) opportunities to help you achieve your newly resolved New Year’s resolution. We want the ELL participants to share how they develop professionally. What’s more exciting is we’ll use a social collaboration tool to collect the online professional development sites and tools that you use. Simply, bring your mobile device to the session, hook into the County Line Bar-B-Que network, and share your professional development activities on the collaboration tool. Essentially, this is a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) session for you to share your informal, professional development activities with others.

Our session will be divided into two parts. First we will collect the PD sites and tools you use, and then, during lunch, we will discuss the tools.

Date: Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Time: 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: County Line Bar-B-Que 
              10101 IH-10 West (between Wurzbach and Huebner)
              San Antonio, TX 78230 

Register today!

Visit the eLearning Lunch & Learn page for more information.

Training eXchange SIG

Join us the Last Saturday of each month to share, learn, network, recharge, retool, explore, grow, discover, innovate, connect, set goals, and strategize for your career – present and future.

Date When Where
January 31, 2015 8:00am-9:30am La Madeleine
722 Nw Loop 410
(between Blanco and San Pedro)
February 28, 2015 8:00am-9:30am
March 28, 2015 8:00am-9:30am

For more information, visit the Training Exchange page

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Future Forecast

Wed, January 28, 2015 11:30 AM • County Line Bar-B-Q, 10101 IH 10 West, San Antonio, TX 78230
Sat, January 31, 2015 8:00 AM • La Madeleine Café (722 NW Loop 410, inside Loop 410-E between Blanco and San Pedro)
Wed, February 25, 2015 11:30 AM • County Line Bar-B-Q, 10101 IH 10 West, San Antonio, TX 78230
Sat, February 28, 2015 8:00 AM • La Madeleine Café (722 NW Loop 410, inside Loop 410-E between Blanco and San Pedro)
Wed, March 25, 2015 11:30 AM • County Line Bar-B-Q, 10101 IH 10 West, San Antonio, TX 78230

San Antonio Chapter of the American Society for Training and Development
PO Box 461566 | San Antonio, TX. 78246 | 800.597.6305

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