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(2018). "Solving Your Training Problems with T4 Video: How to use TV-style video to 'move the needle' on results with your training," Training & Development Excellence,, 5:06, June 7, pp. 12-13.

(2018). "Q&A: Fixing What's Missing from Your Sexual Harassment Training,", April 12.

(2018). "Commentary on sexual misconduct misses a big point," St. Louis Post-Dispatch, March 17, p. A10.

(2018). "Lessons from the Sexual Harassment Scandals: As trainers and leaders, where did we go wrong?" Leadership Excellence Essentials,, 35:02, February 3, pp. 12-14.

(2018). "Is 'That' Sexual Harassment? How to Tell, Using 'Cooper's 6 Levels,'" Entrepreneur, January 10.

(2014). “Training? Or e-Learning Performance Support?” Technology Enabled Learning Excellence Essentials,, 1:5, May, pg. 20.

With Stuckey, R. (2010). “How to Avoid Control Disasters,” The Corporate Board, Volume XXXI, Number 183, July/August, pp. 24-26.

(2007). “12 Unavoidable Truths about e-Learning,” Chief Learning Officer, February, pp. 42-45.

(2007). “The Rise of Nano-Learning,” SPBT Focus, Winter, pp. 50-52. 

With Stuckey, R. (2002). “Taking Control of Your Company: Boards must assure an effective control system,”  The Corporate Board, 13:37, November/December, pp. 14-18. 

(2007). “Driving Retail Execution with Nano-Learning,” NBWA Newsletter, February, pp. 2-6.

(2002). “Second Generation Definition of 360-Degree View,” CRM Magazine, July, pp. 42-45.

(2002). “Relational Enterprises,” Sales & Marketing Excellence, May, pg. 13. 

(1989). “Training on Sexual Harassment,” Trainer’s Workshop, September-October, pp. 5-64.

(1985). “Recognizing Sexual Harassment,” Management Review, August, pp. 54-55. 

(1983-1994). “Cooper’s Corner” monthly column, ASTD Torch.

(1987-1992). ASTD Torch articles:

  • The Revolution of Multimedia Training – Part III
  • The Revolution of Multimedia Training – Part II
  • The Revolution of Multimedia Training – Part l
  • Kinda Precise with IL, Honestly!
  • Bombs Away!” ASTD Torch
  • There Aren’t Any Paybacks
  • Trainer, Train Thyself
  • Please Come Back
  • Breaking Up Your Audience
  • The Classroom Activities Copout
  • No Bad Days, Rico!
  • The Train Bane
  • G.B. Shaw Put It Best
  • The Worst Part of Every Seminar
  • It Might Still Be a Lot Better Than We Think
  • The Malady No Trainer Will Talk About

(1987). “Memory Through Motivation,” IBM Directions, Summer, Page 25.

(1985). “Is Memory What You Forget With?” IBM SPD Management, 4:3, Summer, pp. 18-21.

(1985). “Unlocking the Doors to Decision Making,” IBM SPD Management, 4:2, Spring, pp. 11-13.

(1985).  “I’d Like to Offer You a Job,” IBM SPD Management, 4:1, Winter, pp. 12-15.

(1984). ”Body Talk,” IBM SPD Management, 3:3, Fall, pp. 20-21.

(1982). Book review of “Time Management for Executives,” St. Louis Business Journal, May 17.

(1980). “Body Language and the Insurance Professional,” Life Insurance Selling, 55: 6, June, pp. 32-40.

(1977). “Chart the productivity of your class before it starts,” Training, 14:12, December, page 11.

(1977). “Trainers Can Learn from TV Ads,” Training, 14:11, November, pp 69-71.

(1977). “For Trainers: Memory tips you can’t forget,” Training, 14:11, November, page 12.

(1977). “Those Qualified Applicants and their Phony Credentials,” Administrative Management, 37:8, August, pp. 45-46.

(1977). “Truths, Principles and Odds,” Women in Business,  September, page 2.

(1977). “Scoring Your Strokes,” Women in Business, May, page 2.

(1975-1976). “The Communicator” weekly column, Downtowner newspaper.