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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!


Podcast 207 — Productivity hacks

Here at Emerald Works, we recently spent some time setting objectives for the remainder of the year. One of the areas Ross Dickie wanted to work on was his productivity, so he turned to his colleagues on the Custom Learning team for advice.

August 2020 | Ross Dickie

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Podcast 206 — Global L&D in the social sector

Working within a global L&D network has both opportunities and challenges. But how do they differ within the social sector? How do global organizations deliver learning in rural areas with poor internet connections? And what impact has COVID-19 had on their approach?

August 2020 | Nicola Boyle

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Podcast 205 — Higher Ed vs Corporate Learning

This week on The Good Practice Podcast we're joined by instructional designer Cara North, who shares her experiences of working in both corporate and Higher Education environments.

July 2020 | Ross Garner

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Podcast 204 — Democratising coaching

Coaching has historically only been available to senior leaders, but new digital platforms are creating opportunities to provide access for everyone.

July 2020 | Ross Dickie

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Podcast 203 — Down the rabbit hole, on the web

Consulting duo Albina Shashyna and Chris Watt use the story of Alice in Wonderland to create disruptive learning experiences that break from the norm. But like many practitioners, they had to quickly pivot to online when lockdown was introduced in March 2020.

July 2020 | Ross Dickie

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