Podcasts

Excellence at Work Episode 238: The Future of Learning with LearnUpon

Speaker: Brendan Noud, Co-founder and CEO – LearnUpon Topics include: What were 2022’s big shifts in learning? Where are we heading? What trends will take center stage? What will the next phase of learning look like? What role will just-in-time learning play? Job and context-specific micro learning Bringing learning to the...

Excellence at Work Episode 237: McKinsey’s Insight on Talent Acquisition

Speakers:  Marie Padberg–Leader of Global Talent Attraction, McKinsey & Company Blair Ciesil–Leader of Global Talent Attraction, McKinsey & Company   Topics include: What is McKinsey doing to find highly skilled workers who have not gone through traditional routes? What is McKinsey doing to ensure its talent culture is both distinctive and inclusive, attracting...

Excellence at Work Episode 236: ETU & IBM Consulting- Learning Personalization at Scale

Speakers: Kelly McCrory-Lynch, Learning Strategist, IBM Consulting Dr. Thomas Lewis, Director, Learning Solutions, ETU Topics include: IBM’s consulting training program Why personalization is so important How can simulation enable personalization How ETU collaborated with IBM Consulting What impacts have been seen from the use of simulation and personalization in the learning program ...

Excellence at Work Episode 235: BTS Talks About Succession Planning

Topic: Succession planning for executives and leaders Speakers: Sarah Woods - Head of Office for BTS Boston Lisa Sprenkle – Executive Advisor and Consultant, BTS Boston Michael Lehman - Senior Director at BTS   Topics include: Defining succession planning Why do succession management processes for leaders fail? How can we ensure they thrive? What are...

Episode 234: The Value of Gamification

Speaker: Isobel Wallace, General Manager-Thinking Cap Topics include: The value of gamification The surprising benefits of gamification Considerations Implementation Gamification with an LMS Badges as a value-added element Strategies for success Thinking Cap’s unique approach Insights from Isobel’s journey And more! To read the Interview from the podcast with Isobel Wallace, download...

Episode 233: Bank of America Talks About the Future of Learning

Speaker: John Jordan, Head of The Academy at Bank of America Topics include: What is The Academy? The Academy’s journey What are The Academy’s priorities? Why is The Academy so important in the area of HCM? How to look at onboarding differently What kinds of programs can help employees grow their...

Episode 232: How the Work World is Redefining Reskilling and Upskilling

Speaker: Linda Ginac, Founder and CEO of TalentGuard Topics include: How and why was TalentGuard founded? Why is reskilling such a problem? How does TalentGuard help with reskilling and upskilling? Client examples of how TalentGuard helps organizations How can TalentGuard facilitate upskilling, reskilling and career development at scale? How does TalentGuard...

Episode 231: How TCS Incorporates the Use of Data and Analytics for Workforce Planning

Speaker: Vivek Ravichandran, Head of Talent, North America-Tata Consultancy Services Topics include: Building a learning ecosystem in today’s environment The challenges learning leaders face Best practices and successful solutions Workforce management challenges Linking learning to career growth Data and analytics in workforce management How do you measure success and impact? What...

Episode 230: Merck and Co. Reveals Their Talent Growth Framework

Speaker: Theresa E. Zeller, Global Head of Integrated Learning Experiences, Global Learning and Development-Merck Topics include: Who or what is Merck as a company? Why reimagine learning? What are current learning trends? What do candidates value most? Has the demand for L&D professionals grown? What is L&D’s role in talent retention? ...