Podcast • January 4, 2022

Your Brain On…Podcast Ep. 33: Why we built the Critical Thinking Academy, Part 2

Karen Foster and Amy Parent continue their discussion about Critical Thinking Academy, the first in a series of academies designed to build essential capabilities for professionals in life science organizations. This is part two of a two-part series.

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Podcast • December 14, 2021

Your Brain On…Podcast Ep. 32: Why we built the Critical Thinking Academy

Karen is joined by Salience Learning’s own Amy Parent to discuss the launch of Critical Thinking Academy, the first in a series of academies designed to build essential capabilities for professionals in life science organizations. This is part one of a two-part series.

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Podcast • November 23, 2021

Your Brain On…Podcast Ep. 31: Why are capability models so important?

Krista Gerhard and Kim Portland discuss the difference between competencies and capabilities, and why capability models matter now more than ever.

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Podcast • September 13, 2021

Your Brain On…Podcast Ep. 30 featuring Barbara Oakley, Ph.D. (part 3 of 3)

This is the final part of our three-part conversation with prolific author, researcher, and professor Barbara Oakley, Ph.D. Karen, Krista, and Barbara discuss how the patterns and pathways picked up during past learning experiences influence how our brains react to future learning challenges when building new skills.

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Podcast • August 31, 2021

Your Brain On…Podcast Ep. 29 featuring Barbara Oakley, Ph.D. (part 2 of 3)

This is part two of our three-part conversation with prolific author, researcher, and professor Barbara Oakley, Ph.D. Karen, Krista, and Barbara discuss how the patterns and pathways picked up during past learning experiences influence how our brains react to future learning challenges when building new skills.

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Podcast • August 16, 2021

Your Brain On…Podcast Ep. 28 featuring Barbara Oakley, Ph.D.

How to learn (and teach) like a pro…

Prolific author, researcher and professor Barbara Oakley, Ph.D., joins Karen and Krista to discuss how the patterns and pathways picked up during past learning experiences influence how our brains react to future learning challenges when building new skills. This is part one of a three-part series.

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Podcast • June 30, 2021

Your Brain On…Podcast Ep. 27: What’s Trending in Medical Affairs, featuring Kim Portland, Ph.D. (Part 2)

Krista continues her conversation with Salience Learning’s own Kim Portland, Ph. D., about the changes and challenges Medical Affairs teams are facing in 2021, and how L&D experts can better support key roles. This is the final part of a two-part series.

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Podcast • June 17, 2021

Your Brain On…Podcast Ep. 26: What’s Trending in Medical Affairs, featuring Kim Portland, Ph.D. (Part 1)

Krista sits down with Salience Learning’s own Kim Portland, Ph. D., to discuss the changes and challenges Medical Affairs teams are facing in 2021, and how L&D experts can better support key roles. This is part 1 of a 2-part series.

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Podcast • June 1, 2021

Your Brain On…Podcast Ep. 25: A Conversation with Clark Quinn, Ph.D. (Part 3)

This is the final episode of a three-part series with author Clark Quinn, Ph.D., a recognized leader in learning technology strategy. Karen, Krista, and Clark discuss how L&D experts can advocate for learners and better mediate experiences to drive a greater culture of learning within innovative organizations.

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Podcast • May 24, 2021

Your Brain On…Podcast Ep. 24: A Conversation with Clark Quinn, Ph.D. (Part 2)

This episode is the second part of a three-part series with Clark Quinn, Ph.D., an author and recognized leader in learning technology strategy. Karen, Krista, and Clark discuss using humor to engage learners, and how simple conversations can greatly benefit self-directed learning in the workplace.

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