Budget 2013 – could it mean anything to the L&D industry?

Our long suffering chancellor may own a fair slice of a wallpaper business but to be sure, he can’t paper over all of the cracks in his somewhat pressured fiscal policy. Following yesterday’s 2013 Budget statement there is muted applause for the work he has done...

New Commercial Director for TWM, The Working Manager

Tracy Capaldi-Drewett, with over 25 years’ experience of Learning Technologies, has joined TWM, The Working Manager as Commercial Director. Welcoming Tracy to the company, Managing Director Philip Purver said: “We are delighted that Tracy has joined TWM at this key next stage in our development.” Tracy has...

70 20 10 …Is your organisation spending more on the 70% or the 30%?

For senior L&D professionals 70 20 10 aren’t just random numbers anymore – they’re becoming a benchmark for considering and then understanding whether effort, and of course spend, is being focused in the right place. If, and evidentially some believe it should remain an ‘if’ for...

Buildings and shelves haven’t increased Sainsbury’s profits

When you listen to the Business and Financial pundits on the early morning radio speaking about corporate results they have become a little predictable in their approach to the poor CEO, who has been good enough to “wake up to money” or something similar. Successful results...

How to link performance management with organisational performance to deliver success

Peter Gray explains how learning technology can be used to strengthen individual and organisational performance in order to improve ROI. Published in October's Inside Learning Technologies and Skills Magazine, Peter Gray's article looks to discover the secrets to improving organisational performance through the learning technologies you...

Postcard from the 15th HR Technology Conference and Exposition

Postcards have never really been my thing but every now and again you visit somewhere and feel compelled to write home and let everyone know what you've seen. Chicago's HR Technology Conference and Exposition gives us Brits a chance to see how things are moving in...