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Despite sounding like a bad After-School special, come join Kyle, Brian and a very special guest for an entertaining and informative discussion where we can all learn:

  • Why we won’t have our one listener this episode
  • Tips on organizing course content from a seasoned pro
  • Why someone said “I’ve been teaching for 25 years, and I’ve never had a kid like Brian.”
  • Highlights from the recent Build and Google IO conferences

Wayne, Carl and James are joined by a special guest, Rose Herden–Accountant, Psychologist and Trainer Extraordinaire.

Listen in and hear how:

  • Rose makes us all look like mental midgets
  • How to deal with different students and different cultures in your classroom
  • Why you should encourage mistakes to help learning
  • Whether or not Brian still has microphone envy

Plus, you can play another exciting round of “Where is the world is Kyle Rosenthal?”!

All this and more !

Live from a secret location, like the Chancellor Room at the Bellevue Embassy Suites Hotel, our intrepid crew are joined by MCTs from around the world for a live panel session.

This week you’ll hear them welcome some newly-minted MCTs to the fold, and then try to put them off the career path they just chose.

What's Your One ThingFind out:

  • What their “1 Thing” is to succeed as a trainer
  • How to handle the “Alpha Student” in the room
  • Favorite Trainer Tech and Tips
  • Why Glenn thinks we should welcome our Robot Overlords (AI)
  • The Future of Training
  • The Days We’d Rather Forget (aka What not to do)

(aka The One Where They are Serious for a Bit)

Skype for Business guru Richard Luckett joins Brian, Kyle and James for an interesting and thorough walk through what it takes to teach course 40409: Deploying Voice Workloads for Skype for Business Online and Server 2015

aka “Things that make you go ummmmm”

We welcome a bing of trainers from around the world to scorching Las Vegas for a wide-ranging roundtable discussion about verbal tics, preparing to present and all sorts of their favorite tech.

Highlights include:
Where is Kyle’s beer?
Corkery makes Brian self-conscious
The New Zealand Hang Glider Corps
And much much more!

Don’t miss a single moment of the non-stop thrills and action as Kyle and Brian are joined by:
James Finley
Don Hester
Wayne McGlinn
Mike Corkery
Robert de Roeck
Christine Flora
Bryan Tuttle
Bill Wood