We're passionate about training, presentations, and communication. We share our ideas twice a week on the Train Like... blog and podcast.
Ep. 90 Making a career pivot toward corporate training?, with Asha Aravindaskshan
Thinking you're ready to grab your dream job, but you don't quite feel qualified for it? Asha Aravindakshan has some thoughts that might help you successfully navigate that pivot.
Ep. 89 Taking Virtual Training to the Next Level (A Conversation with Cindy Huggett)
It's been more than 19 months since we all jumped into virtual training, but that doesn't mean we don't have a lot of things we can clean up in our design and delivery. Virtual training expert Cindy Huggett offered some thoughts in this 20-minute conversation.
Ep. 88 Coaching Lessons from The Seduction Expert, with Amber De Vos
Is it possible that the things that can make you good on a personal relationship level can also help you to excel in the work world? "Seduction Expert" Amber De Vos offers some thoughts on the similarities between your love life and your work life.
Ep. 87 What can L&D professionals take away from successful YouTubers?, with Matt Pierce
"YouTubers" come in all shapes and sizes. The most successful ones with the largest followings produce video content (that doesn't have to be high quality) that is targeted to meet a specific need. L&D professionals have some things to learn from successful YouTubers.
Ep.86 Freeing Up More Time To Spend On Better Instructional Design, with Megan Torrance
Have you ever wished you could have more time in your day to develop better, creative, more engaging and effective training programs? Today's podcast with Megan Torrance doesn't magically give you more time, but she does talk about some key ways to save time and avoid time suckers during your next training project.
Ep.85 Lessons in learning design from a former marketing and advertising pro, with Danielle Wallace
Emphasize strong visuals, ruthlessly limit your text and find ways to tap into the emotions of your learners. Danielle Wallace goes into more depth on these three lessons that she's taken from the advertising industry and applied to her work in L&D.
Brian and team’s bite size chunks of insight are super helpful as we work through the design process of our program. You offer the right amount of depth and the opportunity and resources to dig deeper afterwards.
As a LD professional who just had to transfer to work from home- this is wonderful to help me pick up tools and tips.