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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

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 [...]

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 [...]

Special Commemorative Concert at Cadogan Hall

  Among the first of a season of events around the world to commemorate the centenary of the end of Great War is the ‘1918-2018: Centenary Reconciliation Concert’.   Taking place at Cadogan Hall, in London, from the early time of 7pm on Wednesday 10th October, the programme features works from the last century offering [...]

By | September 26th, 2018|Categories: Lifestyle, Sport and Leisure|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Waste King helps to make Tristan’s dream garden possible

  Waste King, an environmentally friendly company specialising in waste collection and recycling services for both domestic and commercial customers, has joined forces with local organisations to help Tristan, a young boy in Milton Keynes who has Down’s Syndrome and has faced a number of tough challenges - including heart and respiratory disease as well [...]

By | August 2nd, 2018|Categories: Environment, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Heralding a beginning – and an end

On 5th July, London’s Wigmore Hall was the venue for an ‘Austrian-themed’ concert given by the Ensemble of the European Union Youth Orchestra, along with the cellist, Kian Soltani. Marking the inauguration of the Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, the Wigmore Hall, packed with guests and members of London’s Austrian Embassy, [...]

By | July 6th, 2018|Categories: Lifestyle, Sport and Leisure|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

Classical Music concert devotees, venues and promoters get a new App

Jubal has launched an App that enables its users to access details of classical music concerts involving specific artists, venues, music genres, and various event categories.   Named after the first musician recorded in Western culture, Jubal has been designed with classical music lovers – and promoters – in mind, although it can be used [...]

By | November 20th, 2017|Categories: Business Technology, Lifestyle, Miscellaneous|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Austrian hospitality – and artistry

The recent concert tour of the UK by the Bruckner Orchestra Linz was made even more memorable for a favoured few who were invited to a reception at The Austrian Residence, in London’s Belgrave Square, at the end of April.   In the presence of the Austrian Ambassador to the UK, Dr Martin Eichtinger, the [...]

Springboard helps Australia’s women find their voices on the journey to gender equality

While more than 35,000 women in Australia have now experienced the Springboard development programme, the programme’s results are greater than mere numbers.   Developed by The Springboard Consultancy (SBC), a UK-based international training company specialising in addressing women's development issues, the Springboard programme is delivered by a number of licensed trainers in Australia. The programme [...]

By | March 9th, 2016|Categories: Lifestyle, Women's issues|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments