TBF004 – Role Play. The kind you can research on your work computer.

In this episode we talk about about why you want to incorporate role plays into your class or training session.

We take a brief look at how war is related to role play and why I feel comedy is overlooked at award season.

We discuss how the Kolb Learning Styles Inventory

works in relation to Role Play.  But for all you Kolb-ites out there, I promise we’ll look at it more indepth in a future podcast.  Here’s the link to one of many sources, it’s the Business Balls one.

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TBF003 – The Kirkpatrick Model of Evaluation, pretty good stuff.

This weeks episode examined the Kirkpatrick Model of Evaluation!

The objective for the show:  For the listeners to be able to discuss the 4 levels of the Kirkpatrick Model of Evaluation as listed on the Kirkpatrick org website and list one criticism.

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TBF001 – Introductions & WIIFM (What’s in it for me [and you])

I’m very excited to present the first episode of the Training By Fire podcast!

This episode give a brief introduction to two things, my podcast and I, and “What’s in it for me.”

I’m a guy who’s passionate about training and development and have been since university.  I’ve been working in the service industry since I was 12 and I also love podcasting!  It all makes sense.

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