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Why your digital workforce needs on-the-job learning

How can learning and development professionals keep pace with workers who need to be up to speed with new technologies...

Coaching Impact collect the 2016 HR Supplier Partnership Award

Personnel Today Awards 2017: HR Supplier Partnership Award

13 Nov 2017

It’s less than a week until the Personnel Today Awards 2017 celebrate the brightest and best in UK HR. We...

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Some processes will be automated through tools such as chat-bots, but workers must be able to work collaboratively

EY Global Assurance: How automation changes the way we hire and train people

8 Nov 2017

Research suggests thousands of jobs could be lost to automation in the not too distant future. But EY Global Assurance...

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BMW Financial Services: How your own employees can be the best entrepreneurs

6 Nov 2017

Corporates are increasingly looking to partner with start-ups and entrepreneurs to inject innovation into their business. BMW Financial Services has...

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A quarter of workers receive almost no workplace training, finds TUC

4 Nov 2017

Almost a quarter of workers are offered no training at their workplace other than a new starter induction, according to...

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Evidence shows that a 360-degree approach to assessing board behaviour can reduce employee stress levels.

Boardroom leadership is the key to lower employee stress

2 Nov 2017

Evidence shows that leadership style has a major impact on levels of employee stress. Juliette Alban-Metcalfe, an occupational psychologist and...

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Is charisma the magic potion for effective leadership?

1 Nov 2017

Research proves that charismatic leaders outperform their peers. But is charisma something that can be taught, and how can organisations...

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World of Learning 2017: Resources, not courses are what makes learning useful

1 Nov 2017

Employees want simple and practical access to resources to help them do their jobs. How has this changed the way...

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Sharon Bridgland-Gough receives the HRD of the Year trophy at the 2016 awards ceremony

Personnel Today Awards 2017: HR Director of the Year

1 Nov 2017

In our continuing series of articles profiling those who have successfully made the shortlist for this year’s Personnel Today Awards,...

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Eight ways to ensure blended learning is a recipe for success

31 Oct 2017

Blended learning is now well established, but content is advancing and improving all the time. Lynsey Whitmarsh from Hemsley Fraser...

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Low take-up of right to make training requests

24 Oct 2017

Take-up of the right to make requests in relation to study or training has been low and has not facilitated...

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SABMiller celebrate winning the 2016 Award for Excellence in Learning and Development

Personnel Today Awards 2017: Award for Excellence in Learning and Development

19 Oct 2017

With this year’s Personnel Today Awards fast approaching, we take a look at organisations that have transformed their learning and...

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Why do female employees miss out on work-based training?

19 Oct 2017

Research published this month found that male employees are far more likely to receive training at work than women. The...

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Under-25s earn less for doing the same work, argues charity

11 Oct 2017

Workers aged under 25 are missing out on up to nearly £6,300 per year because they’re not entitled to the...

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Hunt announces 25% more nurse training posts

5 Oct 2017

Health secretary Jeremy Hunt has announced a 25% increase in nurse training places as well as a package of measures...

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