Training delivery

Skills development: it’s time to revamp learning culture

With PwC recently predicting that artificial intelligence will replace seven million jobs by 2037, employees need to learn new skills...

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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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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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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Levy-paying employers will be able to transfer apprenticeship funds

14 Feb 2018

Employers that pay the apprenticeship levy will be able to transfer their apprenticeship funds to other businesses from April 2018....

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Six take-aways from Learning Technologies 2018

7 Feb 2018

The Learning Technologies Conference 2018 provided insight and practical tips on how L&D professionals can develop new ways of delivering...

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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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Half of managers do not plan to use apprenticeship levy fund

6 Feb 2018

Almost half (49%) of managers have said they would not use their training fund available through apprenticeship levy, with many...

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Smartphone learning apps risk excluding some employees

2 Feb 2018

Learning tools should not be limited to smartphone apps to avoid alienating employees who may be less digitally literate.
Speaking...

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Employers rebrand training as apprenticeships to access levy fund

11 Jan 2018

Almost half (46%) of employers plan to repackage their existing training schemes as new apprenticeships in order to access their...

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Towards Maturity: L&D needs to play digital catch-up

13 Dec 2017

As technology dominates our lives as consumers, how far have learning and development teams come in making the most of...

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E-learning gains traction but managers still rate face-to-face training best

24 Nov 2017

Managers continue to prefer face-to-face learning over digital learning, according to a new report by learning resources provider GoodPractice. Martin...

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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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