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The Accidental Trainer is an ATD podcast, sponsored by Bridge, featuring bimonthly interviews with industry experts who share stories and tips about how to grow your training career. Hosted by Lisa Spinelli, The Accidental Trainer covers trends, strategies, and actionable information for talent development professionals.

Mar 3, 2021

VP of Consulting and public speaker Amy P. Kelly joins The Accidental Trainer to discuss when to adjust and customize human performance improvement (HPI) strategies. She dives deep into the benefits and warnings around assessments that HPI professionals use as well as how to shift and peel back the layers of HPI. Catch...

Feb 17, 2021

SVP of Technology and Product at Instructure Peter Brussard joins the Accidental Trainer to discuss how to save your company culture during this trying time. We also dive into saving your talent development budget, how employee development intersects with company culture and applying lean-agile methodology toward that...

Feb 3, 2021

In this episode, author and virtual classroom expert Kassy LaBorie discusses the trouble with being both the trainer and producer during virtual training sessions. We also touch on how to set up your online training space and cover everything from Kassy's new book, "Producing Virtual Training, Meetings, and Webinars,"...

Jan 20, 2021

Lead HR Jetpacker and business founder Christina A. Danforth joins us to discuss how she started a profitable e-learning business. Christina also gives out tips on what advice to take when starting out, how to make your e-learning more effective and what she's learned through this pandemic. 



HR Jetpack

Jan 6, 2021

In this 2021 kick-off episode, Margie Meacham, Chief Freedom Officer at LearningtoGo, joins us on The Accidental Trainer podcast. We discuss how to get started in AI, the fears around AI and her new book AI in Talent Development. 


AI in Talent Development, Margie's consultancy

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