Interviews from LearnX - Transforming learning with Virtual Reality with Mark "Squiz" Squirrell

Squiz and Robin talk about how Virtual Reality can be used to simulate experiences in the classroom that accelerate employees’ learning and create more business impact.

Interviews from LearnX - Trends in digital learning with Brenden Carter

Robin and Brendan Carter talk about trends in digital learning, including microlearning, virtual reality, learning campaigns and xAPI.

5 takeaways from LearnX 2018


The Learnx 2018 convention was held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre on 30 October, and featured a full day of presentations and exhibitors. Most of the day involved multiple simultaneous sessions so my impression is based on only a small portion of what was on offer.

Instructional design for microlearning

A short guide to what instructional designers need to think about when designing microlearning.

How to run a virtual conference

Lessons learned from running the first Learning While Working virtual conference,

Design thinking and learning: The mindsets needed for design thinking, with Huddle

In this podcast we dive deep into the mindsets that are needed for design thinking with Kylie Savage and Caitlyn Cook from Huddle.

Design thinking and learning: Designing thinking and instructional design, with Connie Malamed

In this third podcast in the design thinking and learning series, we explore the relationship between the processes of design thinking and instructional design.

Design thinking and learning: Learning experiences from a service design viewpoint, with Simon Goodrich

In this next podcast in series on design thinking and learning, we’re talking with Simon Goodrich from Portable Studios. It’s interesting to hear an outsider's viewpoint on learning systems such as learning management systems and his thoughts on more lightweight approaches to learning systems.

Design thinking and learning: Why is design thinking important to L&D, with Arun Pradhan

The first interview in the design thinking and learning podcast series is with Arun Pradhan, on why design thinking is important to L&D at the moment.

Employability skills for the future of work

In this episode you will learn from Paul Kearney about the importance of employability skills and how to develop them in your people. Paul has a deep, rich understanding of how people learn, and has been exploring how to develop these types of skills for close to 30 years.