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Conference Clash Goes CLC’s Way

This year’s annual Conference for members of the Charity Learning Consortium (CLC) took place in Pimlico, south west London, on 15th November. By strange coincidence, the eLearning Network (eLN) held one of its regular events on the same date – but in the City of London.   In previous years, such a ‘clash’ of prestigious [...]

By | November 16th, 2018|Categories: Learning, Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Engage in Learning launches Suspicious Packages e-learning course

The recent spate of suspicious packages sent to prominent politicians, businesspeople and celebrities in the USA, along with similar incidents elsewhere including the UK, has prompted the e-learning supplier, Engage in Learning, to release a new e-learning course about dealing with Suspicious Packages.   Kate Carter, Engage in Learning’s Operations and Marketing Manager, explained, “It’s [...]

By | November 13th, 2018|Categories: Learning, Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

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

Article Suggests Ten Tips for Preventing Unconscious Bias at Work

The latest article to be published on e-learning supplier Engage in Learning’s website, deals with unconscious bias – and suggests ten tips to help reduce its effects.   Written by the internationally-known writer and commentator on corporate online learning, Bob Little, the article begins with a rare personal glimpse that provides an example of unconscious [...]

By | November 6th, 2018|Categories: Learning, Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Gamification Nation wins award for Excellence in Gamification Design

London-based Gamification Nation has won the award for Excellence in No-Tech Gamification Design at GamiCon 2018. It won the award for its design of a cybersecurity board game for an insurance client.   “We enjoyed working with our client to design this collaborative board game, which was aimed at helping insurance agents understand the effects [...]

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