Training Research and Resources

James McDonough blog sizeLooking for new ideas and best practices to improve training at your organization? The MSEC Library contains numerous materials for members to use. Here is an overview:

  • Professional magazines like Training, T+D, HR Magazine and Performance Improvement.
  • Pfeiffer series with numerous exercises to engage training participants.
  • Numerous books from classics in adult learning to current hot topics like gamification and mobile learning.

More rich training resources are available online for members to access through, including the following.

  • Safety.BLR: “turn-key” safety training
  • CCH AnswersNow: practical guidance articles, checklists and tools
  • FYI: Copyright guidance to help prevent costly infringement
  • Surveys: benchmark training practices against other similar employers

For help with any of these resources, contact me at or 303.223.5330.