Learning & development

Gender diversity in FTSE 350 boardrooms is stalling

The number of women in executive positions at FTSE 350 companies has flatlined, suggesting that organisations face a significant challenge...

Poor knowledge sharing costing employers millions

18 Jul 2018

The average large organisation loses $47m (£36m) a year in lost productivity due to poor knowledge sharing and insufficient onboarding...

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How paid internships can help boost productivity and cut recruitment costs

17 Jul 2018

Hiring an intern can bag you a motivated member of staff with fresh ideas and...

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Growing your business with apprenticeships (webinar)

17 Jul 2018

 
Hiring an apprentice is a productive and efficient way for any business to cost-effectively recruit and upskill their workforce,...

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Capita ends exit payments for graduates on training scheme

16 Jul 2018

It has emerged that last month Capita scrapped its policy of charging thousands of pounds in exit fees to graduates...

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What’s going wrong with the apprenticeship levy?

13 Jul 2018

More than a year after the apprenticeship levy came into effect, most agree that it is not going according to...

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Managing global mobility in a fast-changing world

10 Jul 2018

Posting employees globally offers them invaluable experience and breaks down borders in organisations. But how can employers keep up with...

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World of Learning Conference & Exhibition 2018 Announced

4 Jul 2018

PROMOTED CONTENT | Senior L&D and HR professionals will gather at Birmingham’s NEC on 16 & 17 October for the year’s must-attend L&D event.

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How to grow leaders fast without risking burnout

2 Jul 2018

Faced with growing uncertainty and rapid change, organisations need to develop leadership capabilities at speed. But that does not come...

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Employers can transfer apprenticeship funds to multiple businesses

28 Jun 2018

Employers will be able to transfer up to 10% of their apprenticeship levy funds...

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Clarks boss gets the boot after behaviour ‘fell short’

26 Jun 2018

The boss of iconic shoemaker Clarks has resigned after the British company said his behaviour had fallen short of the...

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Netflix to educate staff after dismissing employee who used ‘N-word’

25 Jun 2018

Netflix has said it will educate its staff about the ways that race, nationality and gender identity affect its organisation...

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Seven ways video can transform your company culture (webinar)

24 Jun 2018

ON DEMAND | While the use of online video outside the workplace continues to rise, many businesses are not using video to its...

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How GWR’s HR team helped drive cultural change

21 Jun 2018

With just one day left to enter the Personnel Today Awards, we look at the initiatives that saw Great Western...

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Employers need to break recruitment traditions to boost diversity

20 Jun 2018

Businesses need to “think outside the box” when recruiting if they want to improve diversity across their workforces – especially...

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