Podcast 225 — Achieving more with data and analytics

Data and analytics have long been hot topics in L&D, frequently finding themselves the subjects of conference keynotes, fierce Twitter debates and enlightening podcasts...

Written by Ross Dickie
Published 15 December 2020
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Podcast 225 — Achieving more with data and analytics

So why aren't we implementing them more successfully?

This week on the show, Looop's David James and Mike Collins join Ross Dickie to discuss their whitepaper, 'Achieving More with Data & Analytics in L&D'.

We cover: 

  • The lessons L&D can learn from the world of marketing
  • The challenges associated with data and analytics
  • Some of the keys to effective data analysis.
Ross Dickie

Ross Dickie

Learning Experience Designer, Emerald Works

Ross has been working in L&D since 2015 and is a key member of the instructional design team at Emerald Works. Most of his time is dedicated to writing articles, scoping infographics and contributing to video projects.
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David James

David James

Chief Learning Officer at Looop

David has been a People Development professional for more than 20 years, most notably as Director of Talent, Learning & OD for The Walt Disney Company across Europe, the Middle East & Africa.

As well as being the Chief Learning Strategist at Looop, David is a prominent writer and speaker on topics around modern and digital L&D as well as an active member of the CIPD L&D Advisory Board.

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Mike Collins

Mike Collins

Customer Experience Manager at Looop

Mike joined Looop after working in a variety of in-house roles from fast fashion (River Island) to finance/insurance (Royal Bank of Scotland). Mike also worked for CIPD training provider DPG plc for 6 years developing one of the biggest HR communities in the UK.

Mike is on a mission to bridge the gap between what the business needs and what L&D does. He works with organisations to leverage  technology to not only deliver great learning experiences but to solve real business problems, measuring the impact of success at every stage.
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Ross Dickie

Ross Dickie

Learning Experience Designer
Ross has been working in L&D since 2015 and is a key member of the instructional design team at Emerald Works. Most of his time is dedicated to writing articles, scoping infographics and contributing to video projects.

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