Recording Details

Tips for the Positive Deviant



Jane Bozarth, Ph.D., eLearning Director, State of North Carolina


Recorded: Wednesday, May 29, 2013

(60 Minute Session)





Session Description

What's a positive deviant?

Researcher Jerry Sternin discovered that, "In every group there are a minority of people who find better and more successful solutions to the challenges at hand. Even though they have access to exactly the same resources as the rest of the group, their uncommon practices or behaviors allow them to flourish".

One of our favorite positive deviants, Jane Bozarth, will lead you on an overview:

  • Who are some positive deviants?
  • What kinds of success have they had?
  • How do they do it?
  • And how can new tech tools help?
  • Plus: 5 critical behaviors necessary for those who aspire to positive deviancy!
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About Jane Bozarth, Ph.D.
Dr. Jane Bozarth has been a training practitioner since 1989. In her years with North Carolina, USA state government she has served as Staff Development Specialist for DHHS, the Training Director for the Department of Justice, and the E-Learning Coordinator for the NC Office of State Personnel.
Jane's specialty, finding low-cost ways of creating or purchasing quality e-learning solutions, led to publication of "E-Learning Solutions on A Shoestring" and "Better Than Bullet Points: Creating Engaging E-Learning with PowerPoint". Her third book, "From Analysis to Evaluation", was published in 2008. Her newest book, "Social Media for Trainers", was published in the Fall of 2010



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