Training Insights Podcasts

Training magazine partners with Andy Storch and Advantage Performance to bring you their popular Talent Development Hot Seat podcast, which provides weekly interviews and insights from leading talent development professionals and company executives who are passionate about developing their people.

Click on any of the podcasts below to listen for free. Check back often as new podcasts will be added regularly.


 

Training Insights Episode 14: High-Impact Onboarding

Episode 14 of this podcast series, produced by Ottawa-based writer/audio producer Kevin McGowan in partnership with Training magazine, features a chat with Matt Pierce of TechSmith, which produces video editing software such as Camtasia. Pierce shares his insights on how to best use video in corporate onboarding programs.

Training Insights Episode 13: On Becoming a Trainer

Episode 13 of this podcast series, produced by Ottawa-based writer/audio producer Kevin McGowan in partnership with Training magazine, features a chat with Atlanta-based trainer Alaine Carrello, who is a firm booster for the training career path. She discovered a new career as a trainer a few years ago and hasn’t looked back.

Training Insights Episode 12: Training on Gender Issues

Episode 12 of this podcast series, produced by Ottawa-based writer/audio producer Kevin McGowan in partnership with Training magazine, features a chat with training developer Kristine St. Pierre, who trains military personnel and police on gender equality.

Click below to listen to Episode 12: Training on Gender Issues

Training Insights Episode 11: Fixing a Bad Boss

Episode 11 of this podcast series, produced by Ottawa-based writer/audio producer Kevin McGowan in partnership with Training magazine, features a chat with management consultant Kevin Judge. He has a new book called “How to Fix a Bad Boss.” He explains some tactics for helping someone who is struggling in a leadership role. 

Training Insights Episode 10: No Ego

Episode 10 of this podcast series, produced by Ottawa-based writer/audio producer Kevin McGowan in partnership with Training magazine, features a chat with Cy Wakeman, president of Reality-Based Leadership. She has a new book called “No Ego” coming out in September 2017. It’s all about how to drop the drama in the workplace and focus on accountability instead. 

Training Insights Episode 9: When Worlds Collide

Episode 9 of this podcast series, produced by Ottawa-based writer/audio producer Kevin McGowan in partnership with Training magazine, features a chat with Alicia Cundell. She is an educational developer at Concordia University in Montreal, Canada.

Training Insights Episode 8: So, You Want to Be a Coach?

Episode 8 of this podcast series, produced by Ottawa-based writer/audio producer Kevin McGowan in partnership with Training magazine, features a chat with Gregg Thompson, president of Bluepoint Leadership. He’s been a coach and consultant for many years, and just released a new book called “Master Coach.”

Training Insights Episode 7: Learn Like a Rock Star!

Episode 7 of this podcast series, produced by Ottawa-based writer/audio producer Kevin McGowan in partnership with Training magazine, features a chat with Johnette Napolitano, a singer, songwriter, and visual artist. She has been the singer in Concrete Blonde for more than 30 years, and she’s learned a few things about business along the way.

Training Insights Episode 6: The Challenge of Creating Good Managers

Episode 6 of this podcast series, produced by Ottawa-based writer/audio producer Kevin McGowan in partnership with Training magazine, features a chat with Rob Cahill, the founder of Jhana.com.

Training Insights Episode 5: The Life of the Lone Trainer

In Episode 5 of this podcast series, produced by Ottawa-based writer/audio producer Kevin McGowan in partnership with Training magazine, meet Kelly Knowles. 

Kelly works as a trainer (actually THE trainer) in a large law firm in Nashville, TN. She has a unique role as she is the one who trains every employee in the firm, on everything. 

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