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Dec 20, 2022

Back by popular demand (ish), the Mind Tools L&D Podcast team are wrapping up this year with a tenuous spin on festive favourite Home Alone! This time it isn’t Macaulay Culkin getting left behind: it’s Ross G, Ross D, Nahdia and Owen!

What would WE do if left for Christmas in the L&D department of a large organisation? When our colleagues return, what will they find?

We discuss:

  • the laughs we’d share if we could get hold of IT admin privileges
  • how stock photography haunts us still
  • the benefits of an AI personal assistant on every device.

In ‘What I Learned This Week’, Ross D recommended the Scrubs podcast Fake Doctors, Real Friends:

And for something festive, he shared ‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’ by Zach Braff and Donald Faison:

Nahdia shared a Dolly Parton fact. If you don’t already love Dolly, check out the Dolly Parton’s America podcast:

And Ross G shared a Twitter thread from @Ammaar, who wrote a children’s book in a weekend with ChatGPT, MidJourney and other AI tools:

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