• January 3, 2024

    102 I Capitalizing on the NSM Investment: A Conversation with Jill Canada


    This week we’re joined by Jill Canada, Vice President of Sales. Jill gives us an executive’s perspective on rep training and how to ensure your team capitalizes on the investment of your national sales meeting. As Jill says, it’s important to have clear objectives - both for learning and fun!

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  • December 6, 2023

    101 I Looking into the New Year: 2024 Trends Unveiled


    Tune in to Liz and Rachel's insightful conversation as they dive into the notable trends they've spotted in 2023 and forecast what's on the horizon for 2024. They'll explore topics like the booming realm of AI and the power of personalized learning. Plus, they'll share practical strategies for achieving greater efficiency amidst financial limitations. Don't miss this engaging discussion and the last podcast of the year.

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  • November 28, 2023

    100 I Q&A: “When is the right time for advanced training?”


    When developing a training strategy for physicians or reps, we're often asked "when is the right time to offer advanced training?" In this episode, we discuss our recommendations for offering advanced training sessions for physicians and reps in order to ensure retention and engagement, ultimately driving product adoption.

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  • November 21, 2023

    99 I Case Study: Continuing Education Product Launch


    Cumby Consulting recently partnered with a company who was launching a product (similar to those already in its bag) to a new call point. The sales force was comprised of both experienced and inexperienced reps, but the company wanted to offer a single, unified training, regardless of experience level. Listen in to hear how we collaborated with their team to develop eLearning, virtual classrooms, and quick reference guides while taking into account the varied experience of the sales force.

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  • November 14, 2023

    98 I TrainSmart Tip: Add Continuing Ed Content to Intial Training


    As we partner with companies, we see a lot of really great continuing education programs. From new product indications to new key learnings, continuing education programs distribute important information to physicians and reps. But what about the rep who gets hired on next month? Will they receive this important information? In this episode, we discuss the importance of adding continuing education content to the inital training content.

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  • November 7, 2023

    97 I Executive Insight: Invest in Long-Term Growth


    It's easy to invest in the initial training of physicians and reps, but if you want continued commercial success the investment should not stop there. Executives, invest in continuing education for your physicians and reps to see long-term growth, product adoption, and the results you expect from your product. In this episode, we discuss more about why this investment in continuing ed is worth it!

  • November 1, 2023

    96 I Advanced Training A Conversation with Chanel Tsegai


    This month Liz sits down with Chanel Tsegai to discuss what works for advanced training. Throughout her career, Chanel has been a clinician, sales rep, and trainer, which gives her key insights. In this conversation, Chanel and Liz discuss what, why, and how to implement an advanced training program that meets every learner where they are.

  • October 24, 2023

    95 I Q&A: “How do I make training relevant?


    Today, we're exploring the keys to effective training: relevance, involvement, experience, and a problem-centered approach. Join us as we dive into conversations with experts, revealing insights to revolutionize your training methods and create impactful learning journeys.

  • October 17, 2023

    94 I Case Study: eLearning Product Launch


    Today, we're diving into a case study that unveils the secrets behind crafting a successful structured training program. Discover the key strategies, insights, and real-world examples to designing effective training regimens for creating an optimal training program.

  • October 10, 2023

    93 I Executive Insight: Finding the Right Lead for Your Training Programs


    What is the value of having a training professional vs. a subject matter expert? Who should lead my training programs? What does my training lead need to know about adult learning? Can I just hire anyone from the field? Should the subject matter expert lead?