Learning and Development

Index here items on human resource and employee development, workplace learning, the learning and development function, the learning organisation and culture, learning theory and learning styles, learning interventions and apprenticeships.

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    Goodbye to all that

    There was a time when higher education saw research as its primary function, and teaching almost as a sideline. The sector may be taking the needs of its paying consumers more seriously today, but some things haven’t changed...

    Same indifference

    Retaining and motivating “knowledge workers” has become a primary aim for many employers. These individuals are assets who appreciate in value through the skills, knowledge and experience they acquire during their time in...

    Class action

    The 1990s were not a good decade for local authorities. Treated as whipping boys by successive governments, they saw many of their powers whittled away during that period. In the case of education, an increasing portion of...