39 episodes

We're passionate about training, presentations, and communication. We share our ideas twice a week on the Train Like... blog and podcast.

Train Like You Listen Heather Snyder

    • Self-Improvement
    • 5.0 • 6 Ratings

We're passionate about training, presentations, and communication. We share our ideas twice a week on the Train Like... blog and podcast.

    EP 39 Clark Quinn and Unseen Monsters

    EP 39 Clark Quinn and Unseen Monsters

    We face monsters every day as training professionals. They cannot be tackled the same ways the stories of our past have taught us to tame mysterious beasts. They lurk right in front of us; on our computer screen, on our social media accounts, in our books. Staying home cannot protect us from these monsters! This week on the Train Like You Listen podcast, Mad Scientist Clark Quinn, Ph. D, Executive Director at Quinnovation, joins us to spot and fight the monsters that plague so many in our industry.

    • 20 min
    EP 38 Learning Campaigns

    EP 38 Learning Campaigns

    The more we can access our learners, the more likely we are to be successful in our training outcomes. This week on the Train Like you Listen podcast, Amy Lou Abernethy, President, Co-Founder and Chief Learning Strategist at Amp Creative, stops by to talk to us about how we can use learning campaigns to increase learner engagement and promote a learning culture.

    • 14 min
    EP 37 Resources for an eLearning Department of One

    EP 37 Resources for an eLearning Department of One

    As trainers, we often talk about wearing more that one hat at work. But how do you know how to navigate all of the challenges that you face when you don’t have a big team? Emily Wood, author of ELearning Department of One, joins us on the Train Like You Listen podcast this week to share some resources and tips for small eLearning departments.

    • 13 min
    EP 36 Troubleshooting for Trainers

    EP 36 Troubleshooting for Trainers

    Do you walk into every training development project knowing exactly what needs to happen to make it a success? If you are like me, probably not. As a junior trainer, a lot of my lessons were learned from failure and feedback. While those are wonderful ways to learn, it isn’t always ideal to put yourself or your team at risk for failure if it can be avoided. Is there a way to be proactive about troubleshooting your next training event?
    Sophie Oberstein, author, coach, adjunct professor, and L&OD consultant joins us on The Train Like You Listen podcast this week to talk about how you can find solutions to training problems. Make sure to check out her book, Troubleshooting for Trainers, which available October 6, 2020

    • 12 min
    EP 35 Can Curiosity Be Taught?

    EP 35 Can Curiosity Be Taught?

    acilitating and training people, young or adult, to be curious is important, but is it really an outcome that can be trained and measured? On this week’s podcast, we talk to Bethany Kline from www.Rover.com about her approach to training learners how to be curious how she applies her methods to scale innovation across an organization.

    • 13 min
    EP34 Cara North

    EP34 Cara North

    When it comes to engaging learners, finding the magical formula can seem like catching a mythical creature. In theory, it is absolutely attainable, however, in practice, unexpected obstacles abound.
    Speaking of rare encounters, on this week's podcast, Brian meets Cara North for the first time to talk about her approach to unlocking learner engagement. During this episode, she talks about the three-legged stool of engagement and why it is important not to put all of your weight on one leg, why content will always rule, and some tips and tricks to engaging learners.

    • 16 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
6 Ratings

6 Ratings

HR4SMB Trainer ,

Insightful!

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.

Katwescott19 ,

Great Info

As a LD professional who just had to transfer to work from home- this is wonderful to help me pick up tools and tips.

Top Podcasts In Self-Improvement

Listeners Also Subscribed To