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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 198 — Storytelling in the workplace

We've talked on this podcast about how L&D professionals can use storytelling techniques to create more engaging, memorable learning experiences. But what about the stories we tell ourselves every day? How do these stories shape our identity at work?

June 2020 | Ross Dickie

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Podcast 197 — Shaking up the conference format

Learning and development conferences tend to follow a predictable format: an exhibition hall full of vendors, hour-long sessions from experts, and fringe events where people can socialise. The introduction of social distancing has disrupted that format, but might it also create an opportunity to try something different?

June 2020 | Ross Garner

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Podcast 196 — Having savvy conversations

Conversations are at the heart of everything we do: whether it's dealing with customers, managing team members or influencing our leaders.

May 2020 | Ross Garner

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Podcast 195 — Crafting online learning

The design of workplace learning typically requires input from a wide range of stakeholders, including HR, Legal and IT. But this week on The Good Practice Podcast, we hear from two people who decided to go it alone.

May 2020 | Ross Garner

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Podcast 194 — The GP Book Club: Ryan Singer's Shape Up

In Shape Up, Ryan Singer shares the methodology that he and his colleagues at Basecamp use to 'ship work that matters'. The book presents itself as a guide for software developers, but what lessons does it hold for L&D?

May 2020 | Ross Dickie

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