Author Archives: Vince Cyboran

About Vince Cyboran

Professor in the graduate program in Training and Development of Roosevelt University.

“We don’t need no stinkin’ badges.” Or, do we?

by Vince Cyboran, Ed.D. Associate Professor, Graduate Program in Training and Development Roosevelt University Much like the enigmatic emblems on Scout uniforms, “digital badges” are among the latest efforts for documenting skill competencies in individuals.  Mixed with an updateable–and up-to-date–portfolio, … Continue reading

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“Don’t Clap, Throw Money”: Misadventures in Employee Engagement

Is your glass half empty or half full? Having been asked this seemingly innocuous — but heavily coded — question several times over the years at employee workshops, I’ve developed a standard response: “You have a glass?” This generally stops … Continue reading

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Training and Development for Non-Profits: The Road Less Taken?

by Vince Cyboran, Ed.D. Once upon a time, there was a New Yorker cover entitled “View of the World from 9th. Avenue.” It depicted a map of the United States with detail of NYC extending to the Hudson River, and … Continue reading

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Digital Compentecy….How are YOUR Skills?

On August 19, Training Magazine is hosting a free webinar on this topic.  Click here to register. Vince Cyboran

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Social Justice and one of our own: Israel Vargas, MATD 2008


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Gone Fishing? Not quite…

We are continuing our tradition of officially being on hiatus during the summer term. However, we will publish an occasional article, but not on a regularly scheduled basis. Faculty are busy researching, writing, and teaching.  Our graduate assistant and blog … Continue reading

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Program news: 8-week classes, student surveys, prizes

Beginning this fall, most programs within the College of Professional Studies will switch to a new schedule. Fall and spring semesters will consist of two 8-week sessions, and there will be a one-week break between these sessions. This applies to … Continue reading

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