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Know Your Brain with Lauren Waldman

  • 19 Feb 2021
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Webinar via GoTo Meeting conferencing
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  • Fee waived for guests.


Monthly Learning Event

WEBINAR via Zoom

February 19, 2021



Know Your Brain!

How would your world change if you knew a bit more about the thing that makes you, you? Your brain has phenomenal abilities and is one of the greatest but most under-utilized assets that you possess.

So what if you could: 

  • expand your understanding of how your brain works and how you operate as a human
  • use that information to transform the way you learn, work and go about your day
  • gain back precious time and energy by putting this knowledge into practice


I will be your tour guide as we: 

  • Take a journey through the functional areas of your brain
  • Look at the human skills we can strengthen to increase effectiveness and productivity 
  • Identify the roles and roadblocks of the emotional and cognitive functions
  • Become more conscious of how to intentionally manage your cognitive load and those of others


Here’s what you can take away and use:

  • Methods to identify the limitations of your brain and how to work within those 
  • Approaches to help you learn and remember more skillfully 
  • Tips to help you determine your learning strategy 


Are you ready to invest in your greatest asset? 


ATD Capability Model: Developing Professional Capability: Learning Sciences, Lifelong Learning

Community of Practice: Learning and Development, Science of Learning

    ABOUT Lauren Waldman

    Driven by curiosity, Lauren Waldman, founder of Learning Pirate, has one true purpose in this world, increase our abilities to learn and be better humans by understanding our brains.  As a translator Lauren uses her credentials in Neuroscience to decode complex science about our brains, how they learn and remember, and make that knowledge accessible, transferable and practical to learning and everyday life.

    Most sought out for her expertise in scientific learning design and her not to be forgotten experimental talks, Lauren has designed and implemented  learning for ambitious change initiatives, created remarkable learning experiences for sales and marketing teams and has worked with some of the most prominent industries (banking, hospitality, IT, retail) and organizations ( Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, TCS, Tokyo Disney Land, Social Bakers) all while guiding people to better understand their brains and what makes us, us.

    When:    February 19, 2021

    Where:   Via Zoom

    Time:      11:00 am to 12:00 pm EST


    Please download the Zoom application prior

    to the start of the meeting.


    Additional Information:

    (Email with link will be sent prior to the webinar.)

    For additional information, contact Darla Skipper, VP of Education at vpprograms@atdmidlands.org

          We look forward to seeing you!

    Thank you to our business partners:

    Jennifer Sutherland, MBA, is a proven leadership coach and an accomplished training leader with over 15 years experience. She has helped numerous individuals, rather it be by helping them navigate through training implementations or by helping them meet their revenue quota. Additionally, Jennifer is a certified Healthcare Reform Specialist and is Co-Chair and Founder of Craft Brews Affinity Group. She is presently the Director of Training & Development at Kelly Services. Jennifer has been active in ATD for several years and was previously the Director of Programming and Engagement for ATD Detroit. Now that she has relocated to South Carolina, she uses her sunny disposition and enthusiasm to serve as a volunteer with the ATD Upstate Geographical Interest Group. 



    Mailing Address:
    ATD South Carolina, P.O. Box 512, Columbia, SC 29202 


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