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Apprenticeship levy a big opportunity for housing sector

Press release uploaded by on 8 November 2017

Strong leaders hold the key to realising the potential opportunities and benefits from the Apprenticeship Levy to the UK’s housing sector and its workforce, according to two leading training and development advisers. Spaghetti Junction and leadership development provider Awbery both specialise in working with the housing sector. They have joined forces on a new initiative […]

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Time to challenge executive training and development

Press release uploaded by on 7 November 2017

Senior executives and business leaders need space to develop their leadership thinking, however in today’s fast paced climate, the way that development is structured and delivered needs to be adapted to reflect their time and budget demands, according to leadership development firm, Awbery. “Leaders need to be given greater support with their development, to reflect […]

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Corporate burnout affecting the mental health of 20 percent of top performers in UK businesses

Press release uploaded by on 3 May 2017

The mental health of a fifth of the top performing leaders of UK businesses is affected by corporate burnout, according to a five-year in-depth study into the condition. The organisation behind the research is urging businesses to review how they monitor their workforce for signs of corporate burnout, ahead of this year’s Mental Health Awareness […]

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Building Site to Boardroom to collaborate with top leadership training firm

Press release uploaded by on 12 January 2017

Building Site to Boardroom (BS2B), the organisation that is passionate about cultivating a culture of self-awareness in the UK construction industry, has announced it is working in collaboration with leadership and management development firm Awbery, one of the country’s leaders in the creation of HR and coaching solutions. BS2B has developed a modular self-awareness training […]

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New learning transfer study is latest research in six year programme

Press release uploaded by on 4 October 2016

A ground-breaking study into the success rates of leadership learning transfer in the workplace is the latest in a six-year research programme into education and development amongst senior executives, business leaders and HR professionals. Created and supported by leadership development firm Awbery, one of the UKs leaders in the creation of leadership and management, HR […]

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Derby HR and training firm supports National Work Life Week

Press release uploaded by on 30 September 2016

Leadership, management, HR and coaching firm Awbery is encouraging their team and clients to think about the balance between home life and the office with a week-long programme of wellbeing-themed days and charity fundraisers as part of a national campaign. The Derbyshire-based business is committed to improving knowledge and strategies for mental and physical wellbeing […]

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Optimising wellbeing is key to leadership success

Press release uploaded by on 22 September 2016

Senior executives operating in the UK’s housing sector have been urged to embrace a portfolio of innovative skills and tools to optimise their wellbeing, performance and organisational impact to engage and motivate their teams. The pioneering leadership techniques were unveiled by representatives of leadership and management development and coaching firm, Awbery, at a hands-on, interactive […]

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Engage and support employees’ talent to win at innovation

Press release uploaded by on 27 March 2013

A debate involving HR specialists found the key to driving business innovation is to give employees with entrepreneurial flair a ‘safe’ environment and effective engagement to support talent and creativity. The views were discussed at a recent Talent Forum hosted by management development organisation Awbery Management Centre. The Forum set-out to answer ‘How best to […]

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Awbery appointed training provider for housing industry programme

Press release uploaded by on 9 August 2012

Management development and training provider Awbery Management Centre, has been chosen to deliver a major change management programme specifically for the housing industry, in an initiative funded by the Welsh Government’s Sector Leadership Fund and managed by Asset Skills. The project, which is part funded by the European Social Fund through the Welsh Government, involves […]

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Don’t leave talent measurement to HR, says Forum

Press release uploaded by on 9 July 2012

Measuring return on investment from talent development is a critical element of a development strategy, but should not be the sole responsibility of HR professionals. This was among the main findings of a Talent Forum involving HR professionals and business leaders from public, private and third sector organisations, hosted by leadership and management training and […]

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