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Just because an approach to training evaluation is common does not mean that it is good. 

Do you really want to throw away all the money and effort you've put into a program by making mistakes that are easy to avoid?

Don't sacrifice the quality of your training program, and possibly even your job. Read the new article by Jim and Wendy Kirkpatrick just published in the July/August edition of Training Industry Magazine to learn the top training evaluation mistakes and how to avoid them.

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Additional Resources

Kirkpatrick Four Levels® Evaluation Certification Program - Bronze Level

Kirkpatrick's Four Levels of Training Evaluation

Recording of Top Training Mistakes: Are You Making Them?

Training Strategy Mistakes: Are You Making Them?

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# Kathryn Jackson
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 10:46 AM
Good morning. I wanted to find the article but couldn't (unless I'm missing something). I logged in, went to the resources tab and couldn't find anything like the instructions noted: "The article is entitled Top Training Evaluation Mistakes and How to Avoid Them and can be found in the "New Resources" module at the top of the page once you are logged in." There was no "New Resources" section at the top of the page and no search function to search for the title of the article. I refreshed the page and still nothing. Could you please let me know how I access the article? Thank you.
Thursday, July 20, 2017 5:43 AM
Hi Kathryn, thank you for your comment. Your feedback helped us fix an error on our website that we weren't able to see ourselves. If you follow the provided instructions now, you should be able to access the article. Thanks again!
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