Career development

Learning on the frontline

1 May 2004

The objectives of the Army's Educational and Training Services have their parallels in Civvy Street. Brigadier Mark Filler explains his definitions of empowerment, self-sufficiency and learning for life

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The home-grown philosophy

20 Apr 2004

The manager's role is critical in cultivating a learning culture. Stephanie Sparrow takes a look at the part they play as developers in the workplace

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Mentoring will motivate

13 Apr 2004

The one-to-one guidance of mentoring can be an invaluable source of development for the individuals involved, as well as being...

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Coaching works

16 Mar 2004

Kwik-Fit Insurance Services has dramatically cut recruitment costs and staff turnover.

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Implementing the plan

1 Mar 2004

In part two of SHL's masterclass on consultancy we look at planning and negotiating interventions and how to take action and evaluate success

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Building on people skills

1 Mar 2004

Housebuilder Redrow has opened a national training centre to help attract higher calibre recruits and create a stronger corporate culture. Guy Sheppard talks to new training and development manager, Ilona Hall, about the courses on offer and the company's plans for its staff

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Underpinning success

17 Feb 2004

Confused about foundation degrees? Well don't be. Antony Adshead explains why all employers should be deeply committed to getting involved

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Come on – give Bob a job!

10 Feb 2004

One man's search for a job through traditional methods failed. So he set up his own website and started a personal marketing campaign. Could this be the future for jobseekers?

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Upholding the law

13 Jan 2004

Magistrates are in short supply and great demand. Linda Pettit looks at how encouraging staff to volunteer can have a positive impact on both employees and their employers

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Stepping in to a new role

6 Jan 2004

With secondments becoming part and parcel of the modern workplace, would you be willing to swap roles and try something completely new?

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Overflowing with success

1 Jan 2004

River Island's project manager Steve Cassidy explains why training is the key component to success in any systems project

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Tools for the job

1 Jan 2004

Enhancing the skills and responsibilities of learning and development professionals is the aim of this month’s Learning Technologies 2004 exhibition...

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The art of inspiration

1 Jan 2004

Employers are turning to the arts to cultivate creativity in their managers.

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Gold blend

1 Jan 2004

Blended learning promises much but is often no more than online and classroom-based elements slapped together. Vodafone, however, shows what can be achieved when it is built from the ground up

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