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Government joins forces with industry to get more women into engineering

27 February 2015

The £208,000 of joint government and employer funding will create new skills programmes for new and former women engineers 

Small and medium employers setting the standard for maximising skills, new research shows

27 February 2015

A new report from the UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES) shows many small and medium sized businesses are forging a path when it comes to maximising the talents of their employees,...

New apprenticeship resources launched for staff in the education and training sector

26 February 2015

The resources include guides, tool-kits, staff training materials and videos, and have all been designed to support staff involved in current apprenticeship delivery

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High potential careers: The characteristics to develop

24 February 2015

There are three characteristics of high potential candidates that organisations should target for development, Mark Hodgson says

Changes in executive training

19 February 2015

Training for effective leadership is now seen as an integral part of most business school curricula, says Rob Noble

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I wish my manager could have attended this…

25 February 2015

In L&D, we need to start somewhere and spend our budgets strategically, Rob McWilliam says

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Are you in the room?

25 February 2015

An essential skill for any leader is to be able to recognise the difference between the attentive participant and the one who has lost focus, Eddie Kilkelly says

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Why you need a language strategy

18 February 2015

A culturally diverse workforce provides a rich source of perspectives, ideas and lays the foundation for innovation, says Armin Hopp

17 February 2015

Diane Coolican shares her views on what she believes will be the top people challenges in 2015