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Join hosts Ross Garner, Nicola Boyle and Ross Dickie as they chat with podcast regulars Owen Ferguson and James McLuckie. Together, they discuss and dissect our industry’s hot topics.

Each week, we talk to special guests and tackle big questions. How do people learn? Why should we care about behavior change? What’s growing in Owen’s garden just now?

Our podcast is available online to listen to at your desk, or download for the commute home. Enjoy!

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Podcast 94 — Challenging trends in L&D

Following last week's live episode, Ross G and Owen revisit some of the topics covered with the help of our friend Anthony Williams. We discuss whether L&D professionals really reflect on their practice, how design decisions can exclude certain groups, and whether L&D has a God complex.

May 2018 | Ross Garner

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Podcast 93 — Live from London: What is the state of the nation?

In our second LIVE episode, Ross G and Owen pitched up on the first night of the CIPD Learning and Development Show to ask: What is the state of our profession in 2018?

May 2018 | Ross Garner

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Podcast 92 - Best of breed ecosystems vs the LMS

For years the Learning Management System (LMS) has been the foundation of corporate learning but, instead of asking one technology to do everything, why don't we pick and choose the best tools for each job?

April 2018 | Ross Garner

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Podcast 91 - Business impact of L&D

We're all familiar with terms like "turn on investment", but do we really understand what they mean? Or are we the "nerd in the schoolyard" pretending to know what the cool kids are talking about so they won't steal our lunch money?

April 2018 | Ross Dickie

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Podcast 90 - Marketing tactics for L&D

What lessons can L&D practitioners learn from the world of marketing? This week on the podcast, Ross D and Stef are joined by Yvonne Chen, VP of Marketing at Udemy for Business, to discuss tactics for engaging and inspiring learners.

April 2018 | Ross Dickie

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