TLDC Playlist Opener with Guest Kassy LaBorie

We kick off the TLDC Playlist of Virtual Classroom Training with Kassy LaBorie who has a wealth of online classroom training. She brings her unique view and insight to the room and discusses all the ins and outs of presenting through the screen as opposed to in the classroom.

  1. A brief history of Kassy.
  2. Struggles with technology
  3. What is online training?
  4. Keeping the group small
  5. Be in the environment
  6. Make it about the people
  7. Activity suggestions
  8. Master the technology
  9. Q&A Session

Watch the Playback:

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Special Guest Cynthia Clay Talks Engagement, Walking Managers, and Six Principles

Today we have special guest Cynthia Clay, the CEO of NetSpeed Learning Solutions and the author of Great Webinars: How to Create Interactive Learning that is Captivating, Informative, and Fun. She brings her knowledge of the virtual learning field to the window and talks with Brent about current trends in virtual learning.

  1. Cynthia’s background
  2. Validity to our backgrounds
  3. Active engagement = active brains
  4. Slow wave sleep
  5. Timing your training
  6. Walking around managers
  7. The six principles

Links in the chat:

Watch the Playback:

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Special Guest – Kassy LaBorie on Virtual Classrooms

Notes for February 1, 2018

In the after-glow of TLDC18, we jump right back into the groove with special guest Kassy LaBorie, a speaker, instructional designer, and author specializing in virtual teaming and online learning. She hit a good amount of the questions in the Q&A and shared her insight on the multi-levels of online training. Be sure to scroll up through the text chat while listening to the playback to catch some great side conversations.

  1. Kassy’s history
  2. Virtual classroom engagement
  3. Acting relations to teaching
  4. Platforms
  5. Advanced virtual classroom
  6. Using a chat manager
  7. Virtual compared to ILT
  8. Bad live training

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Golden Nugget:

“You are going to introduce yourself by the way you conduct yourself.”

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