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Towards Maturity 2014 benchmark

Modernising Learning – Live trends from the 2014 Towards Maturity Benchmark

Each year Towards Maturity conducts research into the use of technology to drive change in training and development in businesses...

Sarah Jukes of Sainsbury's

Video: How learndirect qualifications help develop managers of the future

30 May 2014

Sainsbury’s has been working with learndirect for the past six years to help develop their staff through apprenticeships. Sainsbury’s qualifications...

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Dereth Wood discusses the latest skills report

Video: Dereth Wood discusses the latest skills report

2 Apr 2014

Dereth Wood, director of service development at learndirect, talks about the key recommendations highlighted in its report The new vocational...

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ability_knowledge

Ability x Skills + (Knowledge) = the right formula for change?

20 Oct 2013

There’s a crisis of competence amongst too many of today’s jobseekers, especially young people. A large number of people applying...

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New vocational currency report

The new vocational currency: investing for success

21 Jun 2013

learndirect recently published an investigation of UK skills and, in particular, skills development in young people. The report, Nurturing talent:...

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Nurturing talent

Nurturing talent: building the workforce of the future

28 Apr 2013

In 2008, learndirect published Nurturing Talent in conjunction with Cranfield School of Management.
It showed that, despite the worsening economic...

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learningthroughtechnology

Learning through technology: inspiring workplace success

28 Jan 2013

With technology usage on the increase in the workplace, more companies are looking to deploy these technologies to train their...

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