Learning News

  • Minister proposes military-style college for prison governors
    by Adam McCulloch on 17th August 2018 at 1:42 pm

    Prisons minister Rory Stewart has called for military involvement in improving the leadership and management skills of prison governors, a... The post Minister proposes military-style college for prison governors appeared first on Personnel Today. […]

  • Employers prefer apprenticeship experience over university degrees
    by Rob Moss on 14th August 2018 at 11:31 am

    As thousands of students receive their A-level results this week, employers have revealed that the experience gained in an apprenticeship... The post Employers prefer apprenticeship experience over university degrees appeared first on Personnel Today. […]

  • Too much collaboration kills creativity
    by Rob Moss on 14th August 2018 at 8:22 am

    Researchers in the US have found that collaboration among teams is welcome but that it should be limited to achieve... The post Too much collaboration kills creativity appeared first on Personnel Today. […]

  • The Learning Imperative: new book launching at World of Learning
    on 15th August 2018 at 6:25 pm

    Is UK business working? A skills crisis, low productivity and workplace stress mean that we’re struggling to keep up with the pace of change. Crown House Publishing will launch a new book at World of Learning that puts the spotlight on improving the ability and willingness to learn of individuals and teams working in organisations. […]

  • Imparta Steps Up Its Investment in the US Sales and Service Training Market
    on 14th August 2018 at 4:14 pm

    Imparta reaffirms its commitment to the US market, opening a New York City office and appointing Steve Lunz as the new EVP of Imparta, Inc. […]

  • New ‘Ready to Go’ e-learning responds to 2018’s biggest challenge for businesses
    on 13th August 2018 at 11:27 am

    Award-winning specialist learning consultancy Walkgrove is launching a comprehensive suite of e-learning modules to meet the key needs of modern British companies. Ready to Go Essentials includes a package of over 130 core professional development learning modules to support UK businesses, whose leaders cited people development as the biggest issue for company success in 2018. […]