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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 [...]

Engage in Learning adds to its Unconscious Bias course portfolio

The increasingly well-known e-learning supplier, Engage in Learning, has announced that, in January, it will be releasing a new course on unconscious bias.   While Engage in Learning’s existing programme on unconscious bias is intended for managers, the new course is focused on helping all levels of staff to identify unconscious bias – and take [...]

By | December 11th, 2018|Categories: Business, Learning Technologies, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Book Review: The Expertise Economy

The Expertise Economy Authors: Kelly Palmer & David Blake Publisher: Nicholas Brealey Publishing ISBN: 978-1-473-67700-5   Subtitled, ‘How the smartest companies use learning to engage, compete, and succeed’, Kelly Palmer’s and David Blake’s book begins with an exploration of how humans really learn.   That’s because the authors make the point that the world of [...]

Organisational and external change are high business priorities over next three years

Market growth, along with cybersecurity, adapting to the digital environment and leadership development have become the key business concerns for the immediate future, according to more than 1000 senior executives in a survey by Financial Times | IE Business School Corporate Learning Alliance (www.ftiecla.com). These findings come from this year’s Pulse Report, a major leadership [...]

By | November 27th, 2018|Categories: Business, Learning|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Engage in Learning event highlights Unconscious Bias

Everyone exhibits unconscious bias from time to time – and, unchecked in a work context, this leads to a less diverse workforce, with possible adverse effects on organisational performance.   In a bid to help reduce the adverse effects of this phenomenon, the e-learning supplier, Engage in Learning, is organising a webinar to ‘Identify and [...]

The Expertise Economy helps lift the lid on the skills gap

In today’s rapidly changing world, one of the key organizational challenges is developing workers’ skills to ensure success now – and for the future.   To help meet this challenge, Kelly Palmer, a Silicon Valley-based thought-leader from LinkedIn, Degreed, and Yahoo, along with David Blake, the co-founder of the Ed-tech pioneer, Degreed, have shared their [...]

By | November 7th, 2018|Categories: Business, Learning|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Waste King Takes Care of the Waste From Oktoberfest

While the thousands of visitors to this year’s London Oktoberfest got stuck in to authentic German beer and food, as well as finding time to listen to live music and enjoy the ambience of the festival, the event posed different challenges for the environmentally friendly waste collection and recycling services specialist, Waste King.   Waste [...]

Engage in Learning highlights Leadership Fundamentals

An article on e-learning supplier Engage in Learning’s website argues that successful leaders are ‘business chameleons’. In other words, says the article, they should be able to take on the role of directors, facilitators or motivators depending on the particular challenges that they are facing at the time.   Acknowledging that every leader has a [...]

By | October 16th, 2018|Categories: Business, Learning|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Engage in Learning focuses on Leadership and Problem Solving

The e-learning supplier, Engage in Learning has turned its attention to leadership and problem solving.   In its most recently published article – commissioned from the internationally known writer on business-related learning and development issues, Bob Little - Engage in Learning examines problem-solving techniques that can prove effective, notably with regard to three key issues [...]

By | October 12th, 2018|Categories: Business, Learning, Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments