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Mentoring makes its mark

1 Oct 2004

We ask readers whether they agree with new research which finds the advantages of mentoring extend beyond protgs to include the senior managers who offer their time and experience to colleagues

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Rail skills agenda is stopped in its tracks

1 Oct 2004

A consultation and review of the future skills agenda for rail is taking place after efforts to establish a sector skills council (SSC) for the industry have stalled.

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Time pressures shape training

1 Oct 2004

The impact of instructor-led training could be diminishing, according to research.

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Euro cash will boost skills

1 Sep 2004

Euro cash will boost skills

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Job swaps for succession planning

1 Sep 2004

On-the-job learning in the form of internal job swaps and secondments are helping Britannia Building Society address recruitment difficulties.

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London Underground set to boost vocational training

1 Sep 2004

Two years into an ambitious NVQ programme for its 10,000 frontline operational staff, London Underground (LU) has stepped up its training effort by committing to vocational provision for the next decade, and aiming to expand the range of qualifications for staff.

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Coaching culture is key to learning

1 Sep 2004

A coaching culture is essential if learning is to be integrated into the corporate strategy of an organisation, and development is to be more than just a top-down intervention:

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Turning appraisals around

1 Sep 2004

For 360-degree feedback to have real impact, it must be integrated into development plans. Margaret Kubicek looks at how to make this work

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Worldwide delivery

1 Jun 2004

TNT Express is winning worldwide recognition for its people development initiatives. HR director Maureen Rooney explains why
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Feel good factors

1 May 2004

Today's employer must be seen to act responsibly in relation to all stakeholders, including its people. Margaret Kubicek looks at the multi-faceted role of learning in corporate social responsibility

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Big adventures

1 Feb 2004

Organisations are taking a more strategic approach to their use of the outdoors in experiential learning. Margaret Kubicek takes a look at how providers are responding to client needs

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Coaching gains interest

1 Jan 2004

Neville Pritchard gained accolades as head of training at Abbey National. Now he's moved to Barclays to run the bank's corporate university.

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