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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

Partnership to accelerate women’s leadership development

The Above & Beyond Group has formed an international learning partnership with Financial Times | IE Business School Corporate Learning Alliance (www.ftiecla.com) focused on the advancement of women in business.   FT | IE Corporate Learning Alliance will facilitate and run the leadership programmes of The Diversity Council, a platform and diversity accelerator developed by [...]

By | October 2nd, 2018|Categories: Business, Learning|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Pulse Report reveals executive priorities in 2018 and beyond

Financial Times | IE Business School Corporate Learning Alliance, one of the world's leading providers of customised executive education programmes for large enterprises, has unveiled the 2018 findings of its Pulse Report. An international study of more than 1000 executives, it assesses current business priorities and the role of leadership development and executive education in [...]

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

Wise Words, Success Secrets – or Pallid Platitudes

Offering advice – both bidden and unbidden - is a trait that’s practised in every country and culture. Advice comes from any source but tends to be conferred more by those who feel themselves to be senior – in terms of age and/or status.   Some of this advice is useless – because it deals [...]

By | September 4th, 2018|Categories: Business, Learning|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Noise Awareness Becomes Engage in Learning’s Latest Health & Safety Programme

Noise Awareness is the latest addition to the Engage in Learning range of health & safety e-learning programmes.   Becoming the 21st title in Engage in Learning’s health & safety portfolio – one of six equally well-stocked portfolios from the UK-based firm - the Noise Awareness programme reveals that: Loud noises account for some 20% [...]

By | July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Business, Learning Technologies, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

How to be ‘The Admirable Subordinate’

‘The Admirable Crichton’, originally a 1902 stage play by J.M. ‘Peter Pan’ Barrie and, subsequently, the subject of several films, explores a reversal of fortunes which sees a family servant become a natural leader. But, when circumstances change again, the servant is happy to relinquish the leadership role for that of a servant.   L&D [...]

By | June 29th, 2018|Categories: Business, Learning|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Engage in Learning GDPR programme breaks customer and user records

Some 300 UK-based organisations bought - and tens of thousands of individual learners throughout the EU completed – Engage in Learning’s GDPR online learning materials in the run-up to this regulation coming into force on 25th May.   According to Chris Horseman, Engage in Learning’s Managing Director, the GDPR programmes – available in various languages [...]

By | June 26th, 2018|Categories: Business, Learning, Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , |0 Comments