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Partnership modernises on-the-job impact assessments for executive development

A new on-the-job impact assessment tool for executive education has been deployed in a partnership between Financial Times | IE Business School Corporate Learning Alliance and The Honeycomb Works.   The Honeycomb is a diagnostic framework, based on behavioural science, that is built into executive development programmes to help executives refine good work habits and [...]

Engage in Learning launches a Discipline and Grievance e-learning course

‘Discipline and Grievance’ is the latest course addition to e-learning supplier Engage in Learning’s ‘legal compliance’ series.   In four sections, plus a ‘Summary and Next Steps’ section as well as a post-course test, the e-learning materials cover: An Introduction – exploring the definitions of, and difference between, ‘disciplinary’ (incorporating such issues as timekeeping, performance, [...]

By | March 11th, 2019|Categories: Business, Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Engage in Learning launches an e-learning course on bullying and harassment

The e-learning supplier, Engage in Learning, has launched a new course focusing on identifying, and then taking steps to prevent, bullying and harassment in the workplace.   Chris Horseman, Engage in Learning’s Managing Director, explained, “Bullying and harassment can have an extremely serious impact on the individual involved. Moreover, it can spread and create a [...]

By | February 26th, 2019|Categories: Business, Learning, Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Four Elements of Business Risk

As Britain moves towards the deadline for leaving the European Union (EU), there’s news of businesses making major strategic decisions which have far-reaching implications. Many of these businesses operate internationally but all the businesses are connected with the British economy in one way or another. Their decisions seem to be coming after months of seeming [...]

By | February 21st, 2019|Categories: Business|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

CIPD accredits Unconscious Bias e-learning courses from Engage in Learning

Two e-learning courses from Engage in Learning covering unconscious bias have been accredited by the CIPD - the only body in the world that can award Chartered status to individual HR and L&D professionals.   In officially accrediting the Engage in Learning courses – ‘Unconscious Bias’ and ‘Unconscious Bias for Managers’ – the CIPD confirmed [...]

Degreed is Bringing Europe a New Language: Skills

  In 2016, Degreed acquired Gibbon, a pioneer in developing software to curate and share learning resources from across the internet. Based outside Amsterdam, in The Netherlands, it was Degreed’s first big step expanding into Europe. But that was only the beginning.   Almost three years into Degreed’s European expansion, Gibbon has blossomed into a fast-growing [...]

Engage in Learning wins the Feefo Gold Trusted Service Award

The e-learning supplier, Engage in Learning, has won the Feefo Gold Service award. This award is an independent seal of excellence that recognises businesses for delivering exceptional experiences, as rated by real customers.   Created by Feefo, ‘Trusted Service’ is awarded only to those businesses that use Feefo to collect genuine reviews and insights. Businesses [...]

EQUS launches to prevent spreadsheet mistakes and misinterpretations

While the use - and significance - of spreadsheets is growing, mistakes over their construction and interpretation are proving costly to industry on an almost daily basis.   According to a recent report from Salesforce, the customer relationship management (CRM) specialists, some 88% of spreadsheets contain errors. These are costing organisations billions of dollars due [...]

Corruption, Money Laundering and Tax Evasion Focus from Engage in Learning

A new programme from the e-learning supplier, Engage in Learning, examines the impact on organisations of Part Three of the Criminal Finances Act 2017 - and the Act’s implications for employees.   Anyone working in, or for, UK organisations is affected by this legislation. The Act, which targets corruption, money laundering and tax evasion, aims [...]

Six predictions for learning and development in 2019

The annual look by Financial Times | IE Business School Corporate Learning Alliance (www.ftiecla.com) at what’s going to be hot in learning and development (L&D) in the year ahead focuses, perhaps inevitably, on the continuing impact of all things digital.   The difference we’ve been seeing over the last 12 months is the maturing of [...]