For freelancers, consultants & small businesses

4 Minutes
Book related Collaboration Communication For experienced L&D professionals For freelancers, consultants & small businesses For HR For L&D managers For new to L&D For people managers For senior L&D Leadership Managing teams

The Social Brain – book review 

The Social Brain offers a fascinating exploration into the dynamics of group connectivity and leadership. Gaëlle Delmas-Watson reveals its invaluable insights for HR and L&D professionals    Book: The Social Brain: […]...
Read More
4 Minutes
Artificial Intelligence (AI) Business and industry Change Communication Data Employment For experienced L&D professionals For freelancers, consultants & small businesses For L&D managers For new to L&D For senior L&D Future of work Leadership Podcast Science, technology and research Technology

TJ podcast: Disruption in work and learning – episode 318

AI disruption, accessibility, innovation, modern learning, and leadership with Jeremy Snape, Laura Overton and more. In this episode, experts from the Learning and Development field discuss navigating disruption caused by […]...
Read More
4 Minutes
Environmental, sustainability, social & governance For experienced L&D professionals For freelancers, consultants & small businesses For HR For L&D managers For new to L&D For people managers For senior L&D Opinion Science, technology and research

Climate training: Why it’s a must-have and how to make it work

Influencing large-scale behaviour change and empowering your people to tackle the climate crisis is crucial. Sarah Humphrys reveals how effective training can help  Every day we are bombarded with headlines:  The scale of […]...
Read More
5 Minutes
Culture Engagement Features For experienced L&D professionals For freelancers, consultants & small businesses For HR For L&D managers For new to L&D For people managers For senior L&D Managing teams Reflective practice Talent Teams Understanding Business Wellbeing

Practical steps businesses can take to develop a positive and productive workplace  

From hiring and training to management and perks, tips to improve workplace motivation and engagement, by Iffi Wahla  There is wider recognition in this day and age that a happy […]...
Read More
4 Minutes
Artificial Intelligence (AI) Delivering learning & training For experienced L&D professionals For freelancers, consultants & small businesses For L&D managers For new to L&D Future of work Learning transfer Opinion Skills

Training for tomorrow: Mastering manufacturing skills with immersive technology 

With XR training, workers can practise on virtual equipment to upskill in a risk-free environment. Mike Peeler explains  The comfort of tradition can be a hurdle for innovation in manufacturing. Legacy systems, […]...
Read More
6 Minutes
Artificial Intelligence (AI) Communication Features For experienced L&D professionals For freelancers, consultants & small businesses For HR For L&D managers For new to L&D For people managers Future of work Skills

Supercharging soft skills in the age of AI 

In today’s increasingly AI-driven workplaces, soft skills are crucial for competitive advantage and career success. Steve Macaulay and David Buchanan show you how to stay ahead  Will you be replaced […]...
Read More
4 Minutes
Business and industry Culture Diversity, inclusion and equity Economics and finance For experienced L&D professionals For freelancers, consultants & small businesses For HR For L&D managers For new to L&D For people managers For senior L&D Government and politics Mental health News Technology Wellbeing

Labour’s return: Implications for skills and development

Labour’s election victory reshapes the UK workplace: implications for skills, technology, safety, and mental health The Labour Party will be in Government after the 2024 UK election, for the first […]...
Read More
5 Minutes
Business and industry For experienced L&D professionals For freelancers, consultants & small businesses For HR For L&D managers For people managers For senior L&D Future of work Government and politics Opinion

The UK’s skills strategy – what should be prioritised?

With apprenticeship participation down, and skill spending low – what can the Labour manifesto provide businesses? Nichola Hay dives right in. Recent research by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and […]...
Read More
3 Minutes
Blogs Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Delivering learning & training Engagement For experienced L&D professionals For freelancers, consultants & small businesses For HR For L&D managers For new to L&D For people managers For senior L&D Strategy

Joining the dots . . . on how L&D can drive impact through continuous development

Do you want to think more broadly and engage more people in the L&D process? Get ready to unlock the potential of continuous improvement, writes Martin Couzins  Return on investment […]...
Read More