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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

L&D Challenges With Contingent Workers

  Contingent workers – people with no implicit or explicit contract for ongoing employment – now account for up to 40 percent of the US workforce, depending on the definition you apply. They can include independent contractors, self-employed individuals, freelancers, interns, temporary agency workers and individuals working via online platforms.   In the UK, there are some [...]

The Total Cost of Work

Experience suggests that, when faced with a need to cut costs, chief financial officers (CFOs) tend to respond by laying off workers.   Initially, that might keep HR professionals busy – but such a strategy hints at longer-term organizational problems.   Indeed, Paul Lalovich argues that, before getting rid of workers, CFOs should calculate the [...]

Engage in Learning helps remove Unconscious Bias in dealing with others

To help people make the most appropriate decisions when it comes to working with others – and/or recruiting, promoting and managing them – Engage in Learning has launched a video-based, interactive online learning programme on ‘Unconscious Bias’.   Engage in Learning’s Managing Director, Chris Horseman, explained, “To ensure that all workers give of their best [...]

By | May 14th, 2018|Categories: Business, Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments