Writing & Editing
Exceptional writing/editing abilities have contributed to my success in the development of a wide variety of communication resources (manuals, newsletters, content for Intranet) and training programs.
Expertise in designing innovative and creative online learning solutions that incorporate case studies, interactive exercises, practice and evaluation. Elearning developed always considers audience needs' and aptitude for technology. Experience managing learning management systems and uploading/editing elearning programs.
Involved in leading e-learning development, deployment and promotion for over 1000 stores across Canada.
Expertise and experience facilitating groups of 5 to 100 people. Able to manage audience, maintain attention and ensure all training objectives are met by creating a fun and interactive atmosphere for learning.
Academic and professional expertise in designing and implementing learning initiatives that are instructionally sound, meet the needs of the audience and are aligned with an organization's strategic goals.
Achieve Global Trainer Certification
Social Media & knowledge management
Health & Wellness
ability to assist broader client base
UJA (United Jewish Appeal)
Involved in event planning, training fundraisers (canvassers) and leading volunteer event projects
Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario
Participated past 2 years in annual 50 km Ride for Heart exceeding fund raising goals each year
Innovative knowledge professional with proven curriculum design and instruction, project/process management and communication skills seeks knowledge management, training professional or instructional design position with a forward-looking organization in order to utilize my education (M.A. Educational Technologyt) and experience to improve employee performance and productivity.
Highly adaptable to various industries:
Not for profitGovernment/Health SectorFinancial ServicesRetail (Corporate)
Worked at Watson Wyatt for M.A. Internship
Transportation & Aerospace
Project work at Air Canada
As an instructional designer/training specialist with a Masters degree in Educational Technology and more than nine years experience.I havedemonstrated success in instructional design, adult learning, performance improvement, facilitation, organizational behavior, and project management. My professional experience and educational background have provided me with excellent skills and expertise in the design, development and delivery of high quality training programs. These include technical and non-technical classroom, e-learning, and distance learning products and materials.
My writing , including technical writing/editing , and oral communication skills (facilitation and presentation skills) and attention to detail have been highly regarded in all my professional roles.
In addition, I have a certification and experience coaching managers to strengthen their teams’ effectiveness to meet strategic business goals and support employees to reach their potential.