Tony Glass, VP and GM EMEA at Skillsoft, discusses the rapid evolution of the modern workforce and how this should be reflected in new approaches to learning and development.
The global workforce is evolving rapidly and even more so for those at the cutting edge ? developers, designers, digital creatives, IT professionals and those otherwise involved in driving the digital transformation of the business.
As a very special anniversary for his business approaches, Rob Hunter talks about the importance different types of business learning have as an entrepreneur matures.
As a disruptive technology aiming to help the world learn new dialects, the Tandem language app is now blazing a trail with 1.5m downloads ? but it could have all been so different.
A mentor is there to share their experiences, offer advice and provide a mentee with knowledge and expertise that they have accumulated throughout their career. And this a role model should be someone you respect and can trust to guide your business development.
Founding father Benjamin Franklin was a renown polymath, and he didn't get to that point by lazing about. In fact, he became a scientist, writer and so much more by embracing a simple rule – one which many business leaders of today have implemented into their busy schedules.
"A stitch in time saves nine"’ or so the saying goes and this is true more often than not. It refers to the probability that inaction or insufficient action early on in a situation may result in greater damage and consequently the challenge becoming greater.
Banks and financial services are constantly looking for innovations for technological platforms to enhance customer experience, and to stay at the top of the finance profession, I joined the MBA programme at HEC Paris to learn what financial leaders need to know today.
Here’s a question that every SME owner should ask: am I good at what I do or am I good at business? You might be brilliant at web design, cake making or your might manufacture a great widget, for instance, but are your business skills as good?
In 2014, Cambridge University advertised for a doctor of chocolate to study how and why the substance melted. Now the university is set to get a professor of Lego to develop methods for and understand the way children gain their life skills.
You’ve made the decision to start your own business. You’ve given up that steady pay cheque and instead invested in yourself. No one’s motivation can truly be tested as well as the entrepreneur’s – so it’s time to get yourself motivated and stay that way.
To develop your sales team, you need to keep them learning. Dr Philip Squire looks into how learning affects sales.