Podcast 201 — COVID-19 and changing approach to L&D

In the past few months, many organizations have completely changed their approach to L&D because of the COVID-19 situation. But to what extent were these changes already in the pipeline? What has worked and what hasn't? And how long-lasting will these changes be?

Written by Nicola Boyle
Published 30 June 2020
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Podcast 201 — COVID-19 and changing approach to L&D

This week, Alan Brown, Learning and Development Consultant at Standard Life Aberdeen, joins Nicola Boyle and Owen Ferguson to share his team's experiences.

In this episode we discuss:

  • How Standard Life Aberdeen moved their global L&D offering to virtual
  • How to combat the challenges and measure the success of switching to virtual
  • How permanent this transition to virtual will be.
Alan Brown

Alan Brown

Learning and Development Consultant, Standard Life Aberdeen

Alan is a Learning  and Development specialist with over 30 years of experience in the Retail and Financial sectors. He is currently Learning and Development Consultant at Standard Life Aberdeen. 
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Nicola Boyle

Nicola Boyle

Marketing Communications Executive, Emerald Works

Nicola has over six years of marketing experience. Her responsibilities include managing social media, podcast and webinar channels, as well content management and event planning. Nicola enjoys identifying and anticipating client needs and delivering the best possible experience to build successful long-standing client relationships.
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Owen Ferguson

Owen Ferguson

Product and Technology Director, Emerald Works

A self-confessed nerd, Owen is passionate about taking an evidence-led approach to developing digital products that solve real-world problems. He is also a regular on our weekly podcast.
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Nicola Boyle

Nicola Boyle

Marketing Communications Executive
Nicola has over six years of marketing experience. Her responsibilities include managing social media, podcast and webinar channels, as well content management and event planning. Nicola enjoys identifying and anticipating client needs and delivering the best possible experience to build successful long-standing client relationships.

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