A recent visit to South Africa led occupational health educator Anne Harriss to use her healthcare and teaching skills in a remote rural community. Here, she describes her rewarding experience.
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The second and final day at Learning Technologies provided delegates with more big ideas and practical learning and development (L&D) tips. Martin Couzins provides a review of day two. Jaron Lanier, the man who coined the term "virtual More...27 January 2012 16:20
Funding for learning and development has continued to take a hit as employer budgets feel the squeeze, according to the Chartered Institute of Learning and Development's (CIPD) annual Learning and Talent Development survey.
According to the survey's More...01 April 2011 00:01
This free guide is part of Smart Buyer, a free service from Personnel Today E-LEARNING Contents Overview Reasons to imple More...02 March 2011 16:11
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Planning your training, learning and development is a crucial decision that could have extensive benefits for your organisation. It is not a process that should be taken lightly, but there are steps you can follow to make the process easier. 1 More...12 September 2010 12:47
Welcome to Personnel Today's FREE guides on sales training, providing the latest top tips, case studies and expert guidance. Often sales training is underpinned by a methodology, a process or even a system - and you will need to ge More...02 September 2010 12:47
Free buyer's guides from Personnel Today to help you make the right buying decisions in HR Smart Buyer provides the latest top tips, buyer's guides, case studies and expert guidance on procuring training and e-learni More...22 August 2010 17:16
Personnel Today's FREE buyers' guides are a completely FREE service designed to help you make an informed decision about your next HR purchase. Use our FREE Training buyers' guides to research your options, plan your purchase and get the most o More...22 July 2010 16:03
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Workers at Buncefield oil depot were overworked and did not receive the training they required ahead of an explosion in 2005, a Crown Court has heard.
The court heard evidence that staff at the Buncefield site were not given the support they needed More...16 April 2010 09:20
Skills acquired through volunteering should be more clearly recognised by both employers and the government.
With many firms facing funding restrictions on their training and development budgets during the recession, a volunteering group and think-t More...23 March 2010 09:03
McDonald's is to offer 10-days work experience as part of a GCSE-equivalent qualification for the first time ever, the fast food giant will reveal today.
Teenagers will have to apply online and attend a formal interview to get onto the work pla More...11 March 2010 00:07
In a global business world where international trade continues to increase year on year, there is a growing need for people to globally connect with others on a global basis. Constrained by the cost of travel and the impact on the environment, we More...11 January 2010 13:32
There has been much debate over the future of learning throughout 2009 and there is a belief that more traditional means of training will become the ghost of training past. However Philippa Nicholson of Nicholson Solutions takes a particula More...11 December 2009 16:45
The online fantasy game, World of Warcraft, which now has over 11 million players around the globe, could provide invaluable lessons to modern business leaders.
So says the international leadership development institute, Mannaz , which this month l More...19 November 2009 12:56
Bolton based training provider, Alliance Learning have held a ceremony to honour the success of their NVQ, Apprenticeship and staff learners.
Students and staff from all 3 of Alliance Learning’s training centres were in attendance to receive More...18 November 2009 12:52
Five ‘communication secrets’ that Barack Obama used in his campaign to win the US presidency are revealed in a new DVD training programme from Video Arts , which shows how to become a more engaging and more persuasive speaker or presenter.
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Working with Training Bulletin, Amnis - the quality, innovation and productivity organisation - is helping to raise the skills of healthcare organisations by running a short series of training programmes for Training Bulletin subscribers.
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