The L&D Global Sentiment Survey

The survey is now closed. Click to visit the Global Sentiment Survey 2018 results, or view all reports for the past three years.


This one-minute, one-question annual survey takes the pulse of the L&D community world-wide. The question is the same format since we began in 2014:

“What will be hot in workplace L&D in 2018?”

Please choose up to 3 of the 15 options. If you think there is something missing, then select ‘Other’ and let us know what! Selected responses will be included in January’s report.

To clarify – pick what you think will be hot in L&D in 2018, not what you think should be hot.

Please choose up to 3 items:


To receive a copy of the 2018 report, please provide your email address below. You’ll receive a confirmation email and then, over the next 12 months, I’ll send you three mails:

  • February – a link to the L&D Global Sentiment Survey 2018 report
  • May – a discount to my course “Implementing Learning Technologies in the Workplace”
  • November – a link to the L&D Global Sentiment Survey for 2019

Your data won’t be shared with anyone and after the final mail, I will delete the list.


For the results of previous surveys:

Disclosure: Donald H Taylor is the chairman of the Learning and Performance Institute, which is interested in ‘Developing the L&D function’ but the survey is not used to promote the LPI.