Mary S. McElroy

Mary S. McElroy

Mary S. McElroy is a strategic communications and training professional with twenty years’ experience designing, developing and delivering results-oriented employee and HR communications, web sites, and training programs and materials. Exceptional project management, writing and presentation skills coupled with incisive thinking and the ability to deliver on time and within budget. Mary is currently InfoPro Learning’s client services director.

Leadership Webinar Wisdom: Six Critical Elements for Engagement and Learning

Involving the Learner Webinars pose a challenge to the basic adult learning principle of involving the learner in experience-based activities that have immediate relevance to work. “Soft” skills or professional development skills webinars are harder to design than technical training webinars as designers must creatively turn instructor-led classroom activities into activities that grab the participants…

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Presentation Skills: How to Have a Great Learning Experience

One of the best articles about presentation skills I’ve seen is “How to Give a Killer Presentation,”. It appeared in the June 2013 issue of Harvard Business Review and was written by Chris Anderson. He’s the curator of TED, described as a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. TED talks started out (in 1984) as…

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