EP 026: 2020 Catch Up with Cara and Joe

After a several month long hiatus, Cara North and Joe Suarez are back to bring listeners up to speed on what they have been up to, how their job statuses have changed, and announce new episodes and LnDtees.com. It’s a swag shop for fun and snarky learning and development themed items and apparel. 

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EP 025: Interview Ankit Shah

In this episode Cara sits down to converse with Ankit Shah, M.Ed who, as you will soon find out, is extremely passionate about diversity and inclusion (D&I).

You can connect with Ankit on LinkedIn.

Note: This conversation was recorded months before the major inflection point on race that has occurred across the United States. For another, more recent conversation between Cara and Ankit, check out the 7/1/20 TLDC Episode: How to Have Conversations About Race at Your Workplace.

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EP 024: Interview Betty Dannewitz

In this episode, Cara has a great conversation with self-proclaimed immersive experience designer, Betty Dannewitz. Betty’s passion is to help people become better humans and believes innovative technology has an HUGE role in making that happen.

Since this episode was recorded, she’s started her own excellent podcast, If You Ask Betty. Check it out.

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EP 023: L&D Myths

Myths in Learning and Development

There are many pervasive myths in the field of learning and development. Despite most being disproved, some continue to be promoted as fact. Some are even dangerously counter-productive to learning. In this episode, Cara and Joe discuss some of these common myths and share their perspectives.

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EP 021: Instructional Design Skills

What skills does an instructional designer need in 2020?

As we move into 2020, Cara and Joe discuss some of the skills they consider to be essential for instructional designers.

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EP 020: Video Considerations

What to consider when planning to create a video learning solution…

Cara and Joe have a super helpful discussion around many of the considerations that go into the production (yes, it’s a production) of video both big and small.

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EP 019: The eLearning Guys

Interview with the eLearning Guys

Dave Charney and Nejc Žorga Dulmin host the eLearning Guys podcast where they talk in depth about their favorite authoring tool, Articulate Storyline. So it’s only fitting that we have them on the show to talk shop about eLearning development and their latest venture, a video course library called Master Storyline.

The guys were gracious enough to provide Instructional Redesign podcast listeners with a 10% off discount on their first purchase at MasterStoryline.com. The offer is good through 2019.

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EP 018 Catch Up with Cara & Joe

In this episode, we break away from our normal format (if we have one) to catch up on all the great things we’ve accomplished over the past year. So please allow us about 30 minutes to bring you up to speed on what we’ve been up to and pat ourselves on the back a bit.

We open by talking about our experiences at the 2018 Central Ohio ATD Learning Technologies and Design Day conference. And I want to quickly mention that the event returns again on Sept 19th 2019. So if you are listening in time, as of now there are some spaces left.

Visit centralohioatd.org for more info. We hope to see you there.

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EP 017: Mark L. Sheppard

Interview with Mark L. Sheppard

Cara and Joe chat with Mark L. Sheppard, a Senior Learning Consultant from Ontario and self-identified “Unrepentant Geek” with a wealth of L&D experience. The three engage in quite an interesting discussion comparing the work of learning and development to Star Wars.

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