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Aug 27, 2019


This week on The GoodPractice Podcast, it's the return of our L&D book bag. Nicola Boyle and Ross G are joined by Owen and James to share insights from the books that we think are a must-read for L&D professionals.

We discuss:

  • Adapt: Why Success Always Starts with Failure by Tim Harford
  • An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth by Chris Hadfield
  • The Accidental Instructional Designer by Cammy Bean
  • How to Have a Good Day: Harness the Power of Behavioral Science to Transform Your Working Life by Caroline Webb

If you'd like to get in touch with us about any of the things we've said on this show, you can tweet @NicolaBoyle_GP@RossGarnerGP, @OwenFerguson and @JamesMcLuckie.

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In What I Learned This Week, Owen shared the article 'Why it's time to stop worrying about the decline of the English language', available online at: 

This made him revisit his views on Lynn Truss' book Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation.

James shared his reflections on a show by @GreekComedian.

Nicola has been learning about different road crossings for her driving test:

And Ross shared the designs for the new Virgin Galactic space port: