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May 13, 2022

d’Vinci Named Top Custom Content Development Company by Training Industry

Training Industry has named d’Vinci Interactive to its 2022 Top Training Companies™ Watch List for Custom Content Development.

d’Vinci develops learning experiences, educational websites and web and mobile applications for corporate, government, medical and K-12 educational content clients.

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May 11, 2022

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Using Empathetic Principles in Instructional Design

Angeline Evans, Client Solutions Consultant
May 5, 2022

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May 5, 2022 | Podcast

Using Empathetic Principles in Instructional Design

Keeping the learner in mind when designing eLearning courses is key to engaging them and driving organizational success. Highmark Health's Learning Architect Angela Sample, Ph.D.  discusses best practices for using empathetic principles in instructional design.


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April 20, 2022 | Podcast

Increasing Adult Learner Engagement Using K-12 Educational Strategies

Engaging adult learners can start with lessons learned years ago in the classroom. In this episode, teacher-turned L&D professional Maggie Layfield shares how to use K-12 teaching strategies to engage adult learners, create meaningful assessments, and increase retention.  


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March 30, 2022 | Podcast

Instructional Design that Taps into Learner Motivation

It’s not often that we talk to someone who invented a fresh approach to instructional design. In this Powered by Learning episode, Catherine Mattiske, managing director at Inner Genius, shares how her ID9 intelligent design approach delivers results. 



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March 17, 2022 | Podcast

Designing a Learning Journey in a Hybrid Work Environment

After two years of almost exclusively online learning, L&D leaders are navigating the new normal in training and figuring out how to maximize the blend of online and in-person learning. According to Learning Consultant Ian Townley, the learning journey exists now in multiple locations. In this episode, we discuss where learning goes from here and how best to transfer learning to improved performance.


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March 6, 2022 | Podcast

Building Competence and Confidence through Learning

Even before the pandemic forced learning leaders to rethink their training programs, Constellation Brands, maker of many leading wine, beer, and spirits, was pivoting to ensure learners were set up for success. In this Powered by Learning episode, d'Vinci client Maggie Romanovich of Constellation Brands, talks with d’Vinci Client Solutions Consultant Angeline Evans about the changes they’ve made to impact learner engagement, retention, and the bottom line. 

Listen Now 25 min.
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February 22, 2022 | Podcast

Taking Giant Leaps to Create a Culture of Learning

When it was time to transform the learning and development culture at The Giant Company, learning leaders knew they had to focus on the learner journey.

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January 19, 2022 | Podcast

Designing Learning Experiences that Improve Performance

When you move beyond designing a learning event to creating a learning experience, you can amplify your performance outcomes. This is how Marybeth (MB) Weiss, VP of People and Culture approaches her work at FORME, an at-home fitness technology company. 
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January 11, 2022 | Podcast

Growing Your Business Acumen (and Your Impact)

Powered by Learning podcast guest Ajay Pangarkar, from CentralKowledge, shares how L&D leaders can improve organizational performance and achieve targeted business and operational objectives.
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November 30, 2021 | Podcast

Say I Do to the Art of Learning

Learning leaders are often focused on content in training solutions but sometimes do not put the same emphasis on how the course is designed. In this episode of Powered by Learning, I talk with d'Vinci Visual Design Director Melissa Wimbish to explain how to marry art and science to create impactful learning experiences.


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November 1, 2021 | Podcast

Think Like a Marketer and Be a Successful Learning Leader

Successful training starts with a good marketing plan according to Bruce Chen, CEO of KochaSoft Canada, a division of a cloud tech company focused on building learning and training products for the enterprise. In this Powered by Learning episode, Bruce shares some keys to motivating employees to learn and the benefits the training can have for the organizations.

Listen Now 18 min.

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