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2010 State of the Industry Report

  • ID: 1936888
  • November 2010
  • Region: United States
  • 32 pages
  • ASTD - American Society for Training and Development

The State of the Industry Report is ASTD’s definitive review of workplace learning and development trends. This annual report includes data from ASTD BEST Awards Winners, ASTD Forum members, and other organizations from 2002 to date.

ASTD estimates that U.S. organizations spent $125.9 billion on employee learning and development in 2009. Nearly two-thirds of the U.S. total ($78.6 billion) was spent on the internal learning function, such as staff salaries and internal development costs. The remainder ($47.3 billion) was allocated to external services such as workshops, vendors and external events.

Despite the uncertain economic conditions that plagued both the private and public sectors in 2009, the year covered by this report, the 2010 State of the Industry Report reveals a continued dedication to workplace learning and development in a variety of organizations worldwide. This annual compendium provides data covering the strategic and operational activities against which organizations can benchmark their learning investments and practices. For 14 years, the State of the Industry Report has provided insightful, actionable information for learning executives and business READ MORE >

2010 State of the Industry Report Sponsor
Data Sources
Executive Summary
Comparative Data
Key Indicators
Expenditure Distribution
Content Distribution
Delivery Methods
BEST Award Winners
Characteristics of the ASTD BEST® Learning Organizations
Ad-hoc Surveys
The Value of Evaluation
Improving Succession Plans
The Rise of Social Media
Instructional Systems Design
Social Media: The Millennial Perspective
Learning Executives Confidence Index

Definitions (from WLP Scorecard®)
BEST Application Questions
Survey Questions
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