ABOUT JOSEPH S. BARONE

​CEO/Corporate Learning Consultant for A Fool for Learning, LLC (Silver Spring, Maryland). 

 

Since 2019, Joseph works with firms to identify and deliver appropriate learning solutions, based on their business goals and objectives.  However, let's a bit of a deeper dive into his background:

Senior Information Officer at The World Bank in Washington DC (2003 to 2019)

  • Managed the the IT Learning Team, which was responsible for the analysis, design, delivery, facilitation, and evaluation of both off-the-shelf and proprietary applications – especially during roll-outs.

  • Provided learning leadership for Windows and MS Office roll-outs, including Outlook, as well as many other applications.

  • Additional responsibilities: 

    • Learning Board Member (Full and Alternate)

    • Team Lead - Global Support Center SAP Desk (2000 – 2007)

    • Oversight of the Bank’s online learning program/contract

    • Conducted training at twenty-two country offices.

  • Received numerous Performance Awards

Information Officer at The World Bank (1999 to 2003)

Consultant at The World Bank (1991 to 1999)

  • Assisted with the SAP implementation and the Bank’s Imaging Project.

  • Project Manager for the File Improvement Program.

  • Designed, developed, and facilitated various Records and Information (RIM) workshops.

Coordinator of Training at the Municipal Records Management Division - New York City Department of Records and Information Services (1989 to 1991)

  • Responsible for the training of all Records and Information Management personnel in NYC government.

  • Additional Responsibilities

    • Editor of Right on Schedule (quarterly newsletter)

    • Health and Safety Training Coordinator

    • Liaison with the NYC Department of Personnel Training Program. 

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Elementary and Special Education from St. John's University (NYC).

  • Master of Arts in Social Studies Education from Hunter College (NYC)

  • Professional Diploma in Training and Management Development from New York University.

Boy Scouts of America

  • Eagle Scout

  • District Award of Merit

Volunteer Activities

  • Boy Scouts of America

    • Assistant Scoutmaster Troop 466

    • Training Committee – National Catholic Committee on Scouting (NCCS)

    • Potomac District – Eagle Board Chair. 

  • Conversational English Instructor with the S.P. Singh High School in Dalippur, Bihar (India).

  • St. John the Evangelist Church - Security Committee

Memberships

  • Association for Talent Development (ATD)

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  • Greater Bethesda Chamber of Commerce

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