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

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

E-learning fared better than expected but mobile learning was not popular among managers

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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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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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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More than half of apprenticeship levy payers make use of funding, says Open University

6 Jul 2017

More than half of employers who pay the apprenticeship levy are already making use of it, according to research by...

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Employers can now register for online apprenticeship service

15 Feb 2017

The Government’s online apprenticeship service has now launched, meaning employers eligible to pay the upcoming apprenticeship levy can register their...

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Audience engagement: what Game of Thrones can teach L&D

15 Nov 2016

Technology means audiences have never before had such power and influence. Their opinions shape the agenda in entertainment, business and...

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Apprenticeships guide for employers launched by Open University and KPMG

14 Nov 2016

The Open University has launched a new guide for employers aimed at getting the best out of apprenticeships in anticipation...

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Embedding and sustaining learning – the holy grail of development

10 Nov 2016

PROMOTED | Karen West, a Principal Consultant at a&dc, explores the subject of continuing the learning process...

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Learning Live 2016: Five tips for better L&D

15 Sep 2016

Earlier this month, the Learning Live conference explored how organisations can ramp up the impact of their learning and development...

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L&D has a multitude of platforms and tools at its disposal.

Post-Brexit, L&D must be even more responsive

30 Aug 2016

At a time of significant and perhaps even unprecedented change since the EU referendum, it is more important than ever...

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Corporate learning “out of sync” with how people learn

3 Feb 2016

Corporate learning and development programmes are “wildly out of sync” with how employees learn, according to a new study by...

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How to make video technology work beyond recruitment

15 Jan 2016

Using video for hiring interviews is growing in popularity, but how can organisations expand how they use this versatile technology?...

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Tribunal watch: Intensive training requirement led to sex discrimination judgment

27 Apr 2015

An employment tribunal has held that a female police officer who was required to attend an intensive firearms training course...

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