Podcast 227 — Adapting digital learning for 2021

We're back! In this first podcast of 2021, Ross Garner and Owen speak to digital learning consultant Myles Runham.

Written by Ross Garner
Published 12 January 2021
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Podcast 227 — Adapting digital learning for 2021

We discuss:  

  • The success most organisations experienced when moving rapidly to distributed working in 2020
  • The much needed shift from synchronous to asynchronous working and learning
  • The role of learning and development in 2021.

You can find out more about Myles at mylesrunham.com.

The collaborative tools we referenced were Skype, Teams and Slack (communication), SharePoint (file sharing), Miro (shared whiteboards) and Jira (ticketing system).

In What I Learned This Week, Owen referenced an article from UX Tools: uxtools.co/survey-2020

Myles Runhan

Myles Runhan

Consultant at Myles Runhan Digital & Learning

Myles has been working in and around the web for twenty years in many roles from research, marketing and product development through to senior leadership in a variety of different sectors.

He was previously the Head of Digital at the BBC Academy, managing all digital strategy and activity of the professional learning and development functions for staff and the broadcast industry internationally and is now applying that experience advising organisations on how best to respond to the challenges and opportunities of the emerging digital age.
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Ross Garner

Ross Garner

Head of Learning Experience, Emerald Works

Ross has been working in L&D for seven years and he heads up the instructional design team at Emerald Works. In 2019 he completed a Masters in Digital Education and was named Learning Technologies’ Learning Designer of the Year. He is also one of the hosts of the GoodPractice Podcast.
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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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Ross Garner

Ross Garner

Head of Learning Experience
Ross has been working in L&D for seven years and he heads up the instructional design team at Emerald Works. In 2019 he completed a Masters in Digital Education and was named Learning Technologies’ Learning Designer of the Year. He is also one of the hosts of the Good Practice Podcast.

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