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More than half of apprenticeship levy payers make use of funding, says Open University

More than half of employers who pay the apprenticeship levy are already making use of it, according to research by...

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Employers can now register for online apprenticeship service

15 Feb 2017

The Government’s online apprenticeship service has now launched, meaning employers eligible to pay the upcoming apprenticeship levy can register their...

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Audience engagement: what Game of Thrones can teach L&D

15 Nov 2016

Technology means audiences have never before had such power and influence. Their opinions shape the agenda in entertainment, business and...

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Apprenticeships guide for employers launched by Open University and KPMG

14 Nov 2016

The Open University has launched a new guide for employers aimed at getting the best out of apprenticeships in anticipation...

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Embedding and sustaining learning – the holy grail of development

10 Nov 2016

PROMOTED | Karen West, a Principal Consultant at a&dc, explores the subject of continuing the learning process...

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Learning Live 2016: Five tips for better L&D

15 Sep 2016

Earlier this month, the Learning Live conference explored how organisations can ramp up the impact of their learning and development...

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Post-Brexit, L&D must be even more responsive

30 Aug 2016

At a time of significant and perhaps even unprecedented change since the EU referendum, it is more important than ever...

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Corporate learning “out of sync” with how people learn

3 Feb 2016

Corporate learning and development programmes are “wildly out of sync” with how employees learn, according to a new study by...

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How to make video technology work beyond recruitment

15 Jan 2016

Using video for hiring interviews is growing in popularity, but how can organisations expand how they use this versatile technology?...

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Tribunal watch: Intensive training requirement led to sex discrimination judgment

27 Apr 2015

An employment tribunal has held that a female police officer who was required to attend an intensive firearms training course...

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Learning Technologies 2015: L&D has to “undo educational damage”

20 Feb 2015

The technology of today has completely transformed how employees access information and how they use it. But the technology of...

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Revving the L&D engine at Jaguar Land Rover

2 Feb 2015

It was a welcome boon for the UK economy – particularly at the start of an election year – when...

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The engagement thing: making staff want to learn

17 Mar 2014

There is always one person in a training room who simply doesn’t want to be there. Often there is more...

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70:20:10 – a model approach for learning?

28 Feb 2014

Every so often a new “flavour of the month” comes along in learning and development (L&D) – and one of...

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Lessons in L&D: World of Learning 2013

8 Oct 2013

Should you use your own staff or third parties to train employees? Does learning and development (L&D) work better outside...

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