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Things that Scare Us but Shouldn’t: Demystifying XR – Learning Well Ep. 24

It’s October! In this episode, we’re going to discuss an L&D topic that is scary to many. Immersive technology–VR/AR/MX feels scary for a variety of reasons but it doesn’t need to! Join us as we gain a better understanding of these tools, and how to create, evaluate and measure when designing immersive learning experiences. We’re joined by our favorite guest host Dr. Jerry Zandstra and his encouraging breakdown of this topic will leave you feeling reassured and definitely not scared!

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Things that Scare Us: Immersive Technology – Learning Well Ep. 23

It’s October! In this episode, we’re going to discuss an L&D topic that is scary to many. Immersive technology–VR/AR/MX feels scary for a variety of reasons but it doesn’t need to! Join us as we gain a better understanding of these tools, and how to create, evaluate and measure when designing immersive learning experiences. We’re joined by our favorite guest host Dr. Jerry Zandstra and his encouraging breakdown of this topic will leave you feeling reassured and definitely not scared!

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Back to School Pt. 3: Using Podcasting as a Creative Learning Solution in your Organization – Learning Well Ep. 22

In this episode, we discuss how to implement podcasting as a learning solution within your organization.  We’re joined by the genius behind our Learning Well podcast, our producer, Jeff Helmus. We talk about everything from the technology needed to get it up and running to planning, writing, and interviewing guests. Along the way, Jeff will share some of his favorite podcasts and we’ll talk about what we all hate–listening to our own voice.

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Back to School Pt. 1: Practical Ways to Build a Culture of Learning – Learning Well Ep. 20

In this episode, Miriam climbs on her soapbox as we discuss a culture of learning. It’s oft aspired to but rarely achieved in the organizations we work in. We’ll spend some time defining what it is and then talk through ways to improve the learning culture no matter what circumstances you’re working in. Last, we’ll discuss 5 very practical ways to build a culture of learning.

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Millennials, Goldfish and Other Training Misconceptions – Learning Well Ep. 17

Ahh, summer! slowing down, backyard BBQs and the beach. This is our second podcast episode where we discuss a book we highly recommend for a summer beach read. Millennials, Goldfish, and Other Training Misconceptions: Debunking Learning Myths and Superstitions is about 3 years old but the content is timeless and the format highly qualifies it as an easy book to read at the beach.

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Improving Remote Learning by Applying Learning Science – Learning Well Ep. 13

In this episode we discuss how we can apply good principles of psychology, sociology and consumer science to the remote learning experiences we are now designing. Join us as we get a better understanding of these 3 sciences and discuss practical ways to improve our learning design for remote workers. Listen to the end as Jeff and Jerry have to make a high-stakes decision about a mid-afternoon snack as they apply consumer science principles. 

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