Clive Shepherd is a consultant specialising in the application of technology to learning and communications in the workplace. With nearly thirty years of experience in this field, Clive is acknowledged as a thought leader in all aspects of e-Iearning and blended learning.Clive developed his interest in interactive media at American Express in the early eighties, where he was Director of Training and Creative Services. He went on to co-found Epic, a leading learning content developer, in which he played a variety of management roles.Since 1997, Clive has helped a wide range of public and private sector organisations to better exploit the potential of online learning and communications. In 2003 he received the Colin Corder Award for services to IT training, and in 2004 the award for Outstanding Contribution to the Training Industry at the World of Learning conference.Clive has, for four years, been Chair of the eLearning Network, a not-for-profit organisation supporting the e-learning community. He is also a founding partner in Onlignment, a consultancy specialising in the alignment of online learning and communications to business goals.Clive contributes regularly to the Onlignment blog and to his personal blog, Clive on Learning. He writes a regular column for e.learning age and IT Training magazines and speaks every year at a wide range of major conferences.