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Simformer Business Simulation platform hailed as learning technology breakthrough

Within a year of the launch of the Simformer Business Simulation (SBS) platform, over 200 companies and universities around the world are exploring its use.   It is also now being used in the project with iSpace, a company based in Poland. The project involves university teaching staff experiencing the Simformer business game, “Corporation in [...]

The importance of high frequency vocabulary to language learning

With the business world becoming increasingly ‘global’ and with English now well established as the international business language, learning English as a second language is becoming vital for those who want to further their careers. Within this context, research by Dr Charles Browne, Professor of Applied Linguistics and the Director of the English as a [...]

No formal learning please, we’re managers

Research (available from http://goodpractice.com/blog/resources/discover-the-learn...), carried out by GoodPractice, has revealed leaders’ and managers’ preference for informal or social learning. The study found that the biggest challenge faced by leaders and managers relates to having difficult conversations with team members. This ranked far ahead of all other issues discussed in the research, with over [...]