Cal Wick of the Fort Hill Company has won the first annual Neon Elephant Award given by Dr. Will Thalheimer, a noted training researcher and president of Work-Learning Research.
What the award means
The Neon Elephant Award recognizes a person, team, or organization exemplifying enlightenment, integrity, and innovation in the field of workplace learning and performance. It honors individuals and groups who have truly changed the way we think about the practice of learning and performance improvement.
Wick won the award for leading the development of the first commercially successful training follow-through software and his work as co-author of The Six Disciplines of Breakthrough Learning: How to Turn Training and Development Into Business Results.
Taking workplace learning another step
In 1999, Wick founded the Fort Hill Company because of his frustration that typical management...