L&D Podcasts

L&D Podcasts2018-12-10T12:05:31+11:00

Regular podcasts to delight your ears and help you stay in touch with L&D industry news, trends and people

  • 5 Trainers in a Car

    About: 5 Trainers in a Car is an L&D podcast focused on a variety of topics with a variety of trainers. What happens when a bunch of us get in a car and start talking? Well, fascinating conversations, practical information, and a lot of fun.

    Host: thebackstoryproject.com

  • CIPD Podcast Series

    About: Since the series began hundreds of people have taken a turn in the podcast hot seat and we have charted the ebb and flow of an HR profession that’s fast-evolving into a 21st century powerhouse.

    Host: Various from CIPD

  • Dear Instructional Designer

    About: The show about the instructional design journey.

    Host: K Anthony

  • eLearning Coach

    About: Connie Malamed, from The eLearning Coach site, shares fresh ideas and actionable tips for success with creating online and mobile learning experiences. Listen to interviews with expert designers, developers, authors and professors who provide strategies for both learning architects and educators. If you have a passion for instructional design, cognitive psychology, visual communication, social media learning, mLearning, and related topics, this podcast is for you.

    Host: Connie Malamed

  • First Time Facilitator

    About: Leanne Hughes from the First Time Facilitator blog reveals all of her group facilitation, training and workshop tips and tricks so you can be ahead of the curve the next time you step out in front of a group. Discover how you can tweak elements of your facilitation style, or incorporate new techniques to engage your audience and leave with lasting impact (and 5-star feedback). Icebreakers, leadership, group interaction, preparation, games, conflict, props, flip-charts, delivery, voice, body language, confidence, discussions and everything that works (and doesn’t work) to help you better understand how to deliver and connect with your audience, every single time.

    Host: Leanne Hughes

  • GoodPractice Podcast

    About: The GoodPractice podcast is a must-listen for anyone involved in Learning and Development or Human Resources. The weekly show, featuring regular appearances from members of the GoodPractice team, plus the occasional special guest, gets right to the heart of issues affecting the L&D and HR communities. From learning needs analysis and evidence-based practice through to the impact of technology on work and hot topics at industry conferences, get critical insights into the world of work, learning and performance.

    Host(s): Ross Garner, Owen Ferguson

  • HR Happy Hour

    About: HR Happy Hour, the longest running and top downloaded HR podcast, focuses on human resources, management, leadership, and workforce technology. The show is hosted by Steve Boese, the Co-Chair of the HR Technology Conference, Trish McFarlane, a Human Resources Executive, and writer/speaker on HR and workplace topics.

    Host: Steve Boese

  • Instructional Designers in Offices Drinking Coffee

    About: #IDIODC is an eLearning podcast brought to you by Brent Schlenker and Chris Van Wingerden from the dominKnow team. Recorded completely live and candid, the two talk weekly about L&D, specifically instructional design. Want to join us live? Check out our Crowdcast: https://www.crowdcast.io/dominknow Brent Schlenker is dominKnow’s Community Manager. Chris Van Wingerden is dominKnow’s Sr. VP Learning Solutions.

    Host: DominKnow

  • Instructional ReDesign

    About: Cara North and Joseph Suarez host the Instructional Redesign Podcast: stories and conversations around the design of modern learning experiences. Topics include: Instructional design, eLearning development, games, higher education, corporate training, etc.

    Host: Cara North & Josephe Suarez

  • Kineo’s Stream of Thought

    About: At Kineo we’re a creative, innovative bunch with plenty of ideas about learning and development – and sharing our ideas with the L&D community is part of our DNA. Introducing Kineo’s stream of thought – our monthly podcast that features informal chat from the Kineo team about all things elearning, LMSs and beyond. Hear our latest thinking and be inspired by ideas from our experts. Subscribe to stay up to date with our latest episodes – and if you enjoy what you hear, be sure to share with your friends. Happy listening!

    Host: Kineo

  • Leading Learning

    About: The market for continuing education, professional development, and lifelong learning is large and evolving rapidly. Competition is growing and learners have more options than ever. Leading Learning is the podcast for learning business leaders who want to thrive in this new landscape. Each week the hosts, Jeff Cobb and Celisa Steele, provide actionable insights based on their own deep experience and expertise or invite in experts and practitioners to share their perspectives.

    Host: Jeff Cobb & Celisa Steele

  • Learning & Development Stories Podcast

    About: Kevin Anselmo picks the brains of Learning and Development leaders from different organizations for you. We ask similar questions to each guest on the podcast and will be packaging their responses into a series of Special Reports. The content will offer useful insights for those interested in organizational learning.

    Host: Kevin Anselmo

  • Learning Innovations

    About: The Learning Innovations podcast is about all things Corporate Learning. We discuss the latest in EdTech, innovations in talent development, and the corporate learning ecosystem. You’ll hear interviews with learning and development thought leaders and discussion around learning managements systems, authoring tools, learning analytics and more.

    Host: Doug Bushee & Mike Lenz

  • Learning Uncut

    About: Karen and Michelle talk about real learning solutions with the people who made them work. The podcast showcases the great work being done by learning professionals in Australia and New Zealand. Each episode focuses on a project or approach, exploring the why, what and how of the initiative. With technical support from Amanda Ashby, episodes and show notes are published fortnightly on Tuesday from 12 June 2018. Join the conversation at #LearningUncut on Twitter or LinkedIn.

    Host: Michelle Ockers & Karen Moloney

  • LearningNow.tv

    About: LEARNING NOW TV is a live-streamed Internet tv channel bringing you inspirational interviews, discussions, and practical advice and guidance on real-world issues to keep you up-to-date in the world of corporate learning and performance. Membership to the channel is FREE. You will be able to interact with us on our social channel during the live stream as well as having an on-demand resource of the recorded programmes (this podcast) to refer to throughout the year. We have over 200 individual items in the on-demand library already! Learning Now TV is produced by some of the L&D world’s leading authorities who have many years’ experience of reporting the real-world issues for today’s learning and performance professionals.

    Host: Various

  • Learning To Go

    About: Margie Meacham, aka “The Brain Lady,” interviews experts from neuroscience, cognitive psychology, education and corporate training to uncover the latest discoveries in how we learn and how our amazing brains work. Check out Margie’s blog on the learningtogo.info website!

    Host: Margie Meacham

  • Learning While Working

    About: The Learning While Working podcast is a Sprout Labs production. Our podcast is a mixture of interviews and discussions in which we deal with a variety of topics around workplace learning, capability development, training, and the use of digital and eLearning.

    Host: Robin Petterd

  • LMScast

    About: LMScast is a podcast for innovators like you in the WordPress LMS e-learning community. LMScast is produced by Chris Badgett, part of the team behind the #1 WordPress LMS plugin called lifterLMS. Each episode brings you valuable insights with one goal: to help you generate more income and impact through a learning management system built on WordPress. LMScast is for you the entrepreneur, the teacher, the expert, or the online marketer.

    Host: Chris Badgett

  • Meet the Education Researcher

    About: Meet the Education Researcher will feature short interviews with current and past staff as well as visiting scholars to talk about their current reading, writing and thinking. Professor Neil Selwyn says “this is part of wider efforts to make the research culture of the Faculty of Education at Monash University more visible and vibrant – we’re all doing interesting research work, but rarely get an opportunity to talk with each other about it!”

    Host: Various, Monash University

  • MindChimp

    About: A podcast all about Learning and Development, including design, marketing, OD, UX, LX, EX and everything in between. I speak with some of the best people in the industry to discuss what helps shape them and their thoughts.

  • Talent Development Hot Seat with Andy Storch

    About: The Talent Development Hot Seat features interviews and insights from leading talent development professionals and company executives who are passionate about developing their people. The host, Andy Storch, will ask each of them to share some of their successes, failures, challenges and advice for others as well as what trends they are seeing in the industry. The main goal of the podcast is to help listeners become more successful in their own jobs and accelerate their careers as Talent Development professionals.

    Host: Andy Storch

  • Talking People & Tech

    About: Digital disruption is upending business models and changing the world of work as we know it.  And with a multi-generational and multi-cultural workforce, every organization must anticipate employee’s changing expectations. The Future of Work is not some distant concept. The Future of Work is now! Join us for great HR conversations covering themes like HR Technology, Shaping the Future of Work, Talent Management and Consumer technology.

    Hosts: David Guazzarotto & Jared Cameron

  • TD Podcasts from ATD

    About: Access many of the articles from TDmagazine, The Public Manager, and Learning Executive Briefing—along with education content—as podcasts.  Available anytime, anywhere …. keep learning a part of your everyday routine.

    Host: Various

  • The Business of Learning

    About: The Training Industry Podcast is produced by the team at TrainingIndustry.com, and focuses on the intersection of business performance and human capital development. Our guests are experts and innovators in organizational learning and development, and we highlight original research on trends and best practices in corporate training.

    Host: Training Industry

  • The Learning Circle

    About: The show devoted to learning, instructional design and technology. We bring you conversations with leading lights in our industry. From theory to practice, from the classroom to online delivery, we cover it all. Brought to you by the award-winning Defense Acquisition University.

    Host: Anthony Rotolo

  • The eLearning Coach

    About: The eLearning Coach podcast interviews authors, experts and people who are doing interesting things that are related to our field in some way or another.

    Host: Connie Malamed

  • The eLearning Guys

    About: The eLearning Guys is a discussion show about Articulate Storyline development and all things e-learning by two guys passionate about education, multimedia, creativity and problem solving. Nejc and David have been working in the eLearning industry for over a decade and they share their experiences with Articulate Storyline and their eLearning adventures with you.

    Host: David Charney & Nejc Zorga Dulmin

  • The Learning Hook Podcast

    AboutWe’re on a mission to create learning experiences that have a measurable impact, that resonate, motivate… and are a little bit of fun too. Join us as we chat about the work inspires us and ideas for creating better learning experiences; from tech to design, we’re always on the hunt for the best learning hooks.

    Host: The Learning Hook

  • The Learning Lounge

    About: Elevating corporate learning and educational technologies one conversation at a time. Join us weekly, in the Lounge.

    Host: Jacqueline Hutchinson

  • The Future of Learning

    About: Do you struggle to innovate with your learning? You might ask yourself questions like this as well as some of these: New and emerging technology. Where do you start? How do we demonstrate impact in what we do? What are the best ways to engage learners? How can we innovate more. How can I help my team to learn these principles? There are more challenges but the goal of this podcast is to share this with you in order to help. Whether you’re looking at information on VR or measuring impact with your LMS – this podcast will answer your questions.

    Host: Lloyd Dean

  • The Online Course Coach

    About: The Online Course Coach Podcast is THE podcast for the latest in online course creation tips, news, interviews and ideas with the Online Course Coach, Jeff Long. We not only talk about the theory of how to best teach online, but we also share insights and recommendations of how to best teach online. Jeff specializes in video-based online courses, with his extensive career since 2003, but has vast experience with developing LMS platforms, marketing, and overall course creation. Guest interviews span industries and audiences to gain an appreciation of what other people are doing and how we can improve our online courses. We’ll talk about online course creations, how to market your online course, Learning Management Systems (LMS), plugins, video training, website creation, eLearning and mobile-based training through interviews and topical episodes.

    Host: Jeff Long

  • Talent Grow

    About: Are you a leader who is always looking to take your game to the next level? Maybe you’re new to leadership or aspiring to become a leader? This podcast is for self-motivated and growth-oriented current and future leaders who want actionable, results-oriented insight and advice on how to take their leadership, communication, and people skills to the next level and become the kind of leader people *want* to follow.

    Host: Halelly Azulay

  • TLDCast

    About: This podcast is the audio-only version of TLDCast, an every weekday livestream that takes place at 8am Pacific/11am Eastern. Some of the audio content is edited for brevity.

    Host: Training Learning & Development Community

  • Trainer Tools

    About: The concept of Trainer Tools is simple: to share effective training tools and tips across the training community in order to make all of us into more effective learning and development professionals. We believe that this will raise the quality of training within the professional environment and therefore benefit the entire profession of workplace learning and development. In each Trainer Tools podcast, we interview an experienced trainer and asks them to share a particular tool, tip or other content that can be of practical use to the learning and development community. Podcasts are released twice a month, on the 10th and 25th (except 10th August and 25th December).

    Host: John Tomlinson

  • Trainer Tools

    About: Trainer Tools is a podcast for L&D professionals. In each episode a professional trainer shares their favourite training tools and tips. Hosted by Learning and Development Consultant John Tomlinson.

    Host: John Tomlinson

  • Training Journal

    About: The largest L&D community and resource online. Creator of the TJ Awards http://www.trainingjournalawards.com and the #TJwow discussion webinars. Publishers of content by and for training professionals.

    Host: Training Journal

  • Training Insights

    About: This podcast series, produced by Ottawa-based writer/audio producer Kevin McGowan in partnership with Training magazine, includes one-on-one interviews with fascinating people in the training/learning and development world.  The podcasts focus on training technologies, projects, career paths, and more. They aim to provide listeners with a unique view into training and knowledge development.

    Hosts: Training Magazine

  • Trends and Issues in Instructional Design, Educational Technology and Learning Sciences

    About: Stay current with the latest trends and issues in instructional design, educational technology, and learning sciences. Dr. Abbie Brown and Dr. Tim Green–professors of instructional design and educational technology–share their observations every two weeks in this podcast. Need a daily fix? Visit their Flipboard magazine at flip.it/cD3Rv . You can also visit trendsandissues.com to discover what else they are working on or to get in touch with them.

    Host: Abbie Brown and Tim Green

  • The Leadership Round Table

    About: Discussions on open source leadership for the digital age. At this round table, everyone is an equal, there is no head, and we all are on a learning journey together. In each episode, they discuss the latest trends in the Leadership, Development and Training industry. Join bi-weekly as they bring on guests for a 30 minute discussion of what’s currently happening and where the industry is going.

    Host: AchieveForum

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