Learning & development

Why it’s time to shake-up leadership training

To develop leaders with the talent to tackle tomorrow’s challenges, employers need to ensure the skills of all of their...

Almost half of manufacturers concerned about post-Brexit hiring

21 May 2018

Almost half of UK manufacturers are worried about accessing skills once...

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Sadiq Khan launches ‘Our Time’ female talent development scheme

15 May 2018

The Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has launched a “landmark” initiative to get more women into senior roles and help...

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E-learning: Why employees expect a Netflix experience

13 May 2018

Employees are used to intuitive interfaces and services such as Netflix knowing what they might like. Skillsoft’s Steve Wainwright investigates...

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Manufacturers call for more time to use apprenticeship levy funds

3 May 2018

The Government should extend the timeframe employers have to spend their apprenticeship levy funds from 24 to 48 months –...

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Mobiles and machines: How L&D must move forward to drive performance

3 May 2018

Learning and development professionals are frequently being told they need to get closer to the business, but how should they...

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Retaining older employees’ knowledge enhances competitive edge

3 May 2018

Retaining knowledge when key workers retire could provide the competitive advantage employers need as they struggle to attract and retain...

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Apprenticeship starts fall by a quarter in six months

20 Apr 2018

The number of people beginning an apprenticeship fell by almost a quarter (24%) in the first six months of the...

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Major investor takes stand on gender diversity on FTSE 350 boards

17 Apr 2018

Legal & General Investment Management – one of the UK’s biggest investors in the stock market – has promised to...

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An employee value proposition for the future of work – is HR ready?

16 Apr 2018

As the ‘war for talent’ intensifies and organisations battle to stay ahead of digital transformation, HR strategies could hold the...

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Low-skilled roles rebranded as apprenticeships to receive levy funding

13 Apr 2018

Employers stand accused of rebranding existing low-skilled roles as apprenticeships in order to make use of funding available through the...

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Workforce happiness weakened by overwork and lack of development

11 Apr 2018

Overall workforce happiness is being dragged down by a lack of training and development opportunities for lower-skilled workers and high...

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Employers failing to use apprenticeship levy funds a year since introduction

6 Apr 2018

More than £1bn in apprenticeship funding available through the apprenticeship levy has not been used – and employers have just...

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Improving your gender pay gap – delivering diversity in leadership teams (webinar)

5 Apr 2018

ON-DEMAND | Register now for this free Personnel Today webinar on 25 April 2018...

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Personnel Today turns 30: How the new publication drove progress

29 Mar 2018

Movers and shakers behind the first editions of Personnel Today in the late 1980s helped the profession to find its...

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