The Learning Pod
Season 2, Episode 3: Stoked

Season 2, Episode 3: Stoked

November 29, 2019

"I firmly believe that if you're not having fun and enjoying what you do, it's going to be evident in the final product. So, if you can do something, enjoy it, be stoked on it, it's going to show."

That's a quote from Seth Rand who runs SBCU.com. Though he never thought he'd manage a technology platform, he's always loved bikes and working in bike shops. Listen in to find out how this teacher turned platform admin keeps learners coming back again and again.

The Learning Pod is sponsored by BlueVolt. Learn more at bluevolt.com.

Season 2, Episode 4: Flawless

Season 2, Episode 4: Flawless

November 29, 2019

Think about the last time you attended a webinar. Did it start on time? Was the speaker clear and engaging? Did you experience any technical issues?

If you've ever attempted to execute a training program, you'll know that these are the execution details that often determine how the learners experience your training and whether or not they come back to take more classes.

In this episode, you'll meet Sarah Veazey, the SBCU Global Operations Project Manager, and find out how she creates an experience for learners at Specialized that is consistently flawless.

The Learning Pod is sponsored by BlueVolt. Learn more at bluevolt.com.

Season 2, Episode 5: Family

Season 2, Episode 5: Family

November 29, 2019

What does the word family mean to you? 

And how do you even begin to create a sense of family when you're working with people from 23 different countries who speak 19 different languages? Hugo does this with ease, and he points to one essential lesson he learned at university as key:

"The most important thing about translating is that you have to understand that what you are translating should be an idea, not a word or a sentence." In this episode of The Learning Pod, you'll find out what it means at this global organization from Hugo Teixeira, Regional Program Manager for SBCU.

The Learning Pod is sponsored by BlueVolt. Learn more at bluevolt.com.

Season 2, Episode 6: Field Trip

Season 2, Episode 6: Field Trip

November 29, 2019

How does creating a culture of learning impact a business's channel? In this episode of The Learning Pod, Kell and Jeannie take a field trip to visit the number one Specialized dealer in South Carolina to find out whether or not all the hard work of Seth, Sarah, Julie, and Hugo connects through with the local retailer.

Special thanks to Rebecca Everling at Cycle Center for joining us on this episode of The Learning Pod.

The Learning Pod is sponsored by BlueVolt. Learn more at bluevolt.com.