Blended learning

Lack of face-to-face learning and networking could damage careers

The loss of face-to-face interaction at work due to the pandemic could harm young professionals’ careers, according to CEMS, a...

Personnel Today Awards 2020: L&D Supplier Award shortlist

15 Oct 2020

As we continue our countdown to the Personnel Today Awards on 26 November, we showcase the organisations shortlisted for the...

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We must harness technology to tackle unemployment

26 Jun 2020

With jobseekers facing uncertainty from a potential recession and increased automation, Ksenia Zheltoukhova argues that we must harness – rather...

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Weekend learners make best of lockdown, survey finds

17 Apr 2020

The numbers of people using their ‘lockdown’ weekends to improve their skills have soared, according to analysis by online learning...

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Firms ‘underutilising’ employees existing skills, report suggests

25 Feb 2020

Six in 10 workers think their skills are underutilised at least half of the time.

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Personnel Today Awards 2019: Another round for Mitchells & Butlers with second L&D Team award

20 Nov 2019

Pub and restaurant chain Mitchells & Butlers bagged the Learning & Development Team of the Year Award for the second...

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Banish courses and rethink L&D – World of Learning 2019

17 Oct 2019

It’s time to rethink learning and development, to wean professionals off their addiction to courses and to start aligning learning...

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learning in busy environments

Integrate learning into jobs, say L&D experts

17 Jun 2019

Learning will need to be better integrated into employees' daily tasks, especially in busy environments: a key message from the Festival of Work

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Learning Technologies 2019: “Our job is to help people share”

21 Feb 2019

Key topics at this year's Learning Technologies conference, which welcomed 8,000 delegates, included the importance of knowledge sharing...

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Tailoring learning for a global audience reaps rewards

12 Feb 2019

Most organisations have embraced e-learning, but supporting employees in multiple languages can be a challenge. Julie Giguere explains how getting...

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Vintage year for Mitchells & Butlers L&D Team at Personnel Today Awards

21 Nov 2018

Pub and restaurant giant Mitchells & Butlers won Learning & Development Team of the Year at tonight’s 2018 Personnel Today...

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Digital learning transformation: why does it matter to employers? (webinar)

19 Sep 2018

ON DEMAND | More than 70% of L&D professionals worldwide say they are transforming...

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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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Flexible working demands a training strategy rethink

6 Feb 2018

Assumptions about the effectiveness of training programmes need to be challenged as remote and flexible working patterns become more widespread,...

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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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