Who do you lean on for L&D support?

In today’s podcast, I had the opportunity to talk with a handful of training professionals on the importance of “training support groups” and what you might want to keep in mind if you’re thinking of forming your own group.

Know something? Say something!

I’m pretty sure you have something worthwhile to share with the rest of the industry. In today’s podcast I talk a bit about why you might want to share your knowledge even if you don’t think you have something of value to say.

Working with SMEs

Working with SMEs can be a blessing and a curse. They bring tremendous knowledge and experience, but sometimes it’s difficult to get them to narrow things down for a 1- or 2-hour training program. Today’s podcast goes into some questions that might help keep the conversation focused.

What is “Instructional Design”?

In today’s podcast, I’ll dive a little more deeply into some ways to define “instructional design”, “instructional designer”, and I’ll also walk through some pros and cons of perhaps the most well-known instructional design model: ADDIE.

5 Engagement Strategies for Training

From before your presentation begins to just before you wrap up a training program, here are 5 strategies you can use to get your participants to actively engage with your content (whether they want to or not!).