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Building Virtual Training that Encourages Engagement

April 02, 2021 Matthew Brown, VP of Learning and Brand Success Episode 25
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Building Virtual Training that Encourages Engagement
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Building Virtual Training that Encourages Engagement
Apr 02, 2021 Episode 25
Matthew Brown, VP of Learning and Brand Success

How can we encourage engagement in a virtual training session?

It looks like virtual training is not going anywhere any time soon. While many people had never participated in virtual training before, tools like Zoom have become a familiar home for team meetings and training sessions. 

For some, the virtual experience has been ideal, but there are certainly challenges that come with it.  

As a learning and development professional, one of the challenges for virtual training is getting people engaged and interacting.  

There are all sorts of distractions that affect our attention in a virtual meeting. How you approach building and managing your training sessions can help boost engagement and create a productive learning environment.

In this episode of The Learning Xchange, Matthew Brown (Schoox’s VP of Learning and Brand Success) shares some great tips and insights into engagement in virtual training sessions. He discusses the best ways to plan content and manage different personas in a virtual group. 

Listen to this episode to find out: 

  • The challenges of virtual learning
  • How to deal with distractions in a virtual learning space
  • The best way to structure your virtual training courses
  • How to encourage everyone to engage and feel comfortable doing so

If you enjoyed this episode, please share what you love about The Learning Xchange by leaving us a rating and review!

Show Notes

How can we encourage engagement in a virtual training session?

It looks like virtual training is not going anywhere any time soon. While many people had never participated in virtual training before, tools like Zoom have become a familiar home for team meetings and training sessions. 

For some, the virtual experience has been ideal, but there are certainly challenges that come with it.  

As a learning and development professional, one of the challenges for virtual training is getting people engaged and interacting.  

There are all sorts of distractions that affect our attention in a virtual meeting. How you approach building and managing your training sessions can help boost engagement and create a productive learning environment.

In this episode of The Learning Xchange, Matthew Brown (Schoox’s VP of Learning and Brand Success) shares some great tips and insights into engagement in virtual training sessions. He discusses the best ways to plan content and manage different personas in a virtual group. 

Listen to this episode to find out: 

  • The challenges of virtual learning
  • How to deal with distractions in a virtual learning space
  • The best way to structure your virtual training courses
  • How to encourage everyone to engage and feel comfortable doing so

If you enjoyed this episode, please share what you love about The Learning Xchange by leaving us a rating and review!