A New Era in Automated Timekeeping
Ian WilkinsonOctober 21, 2016
As digital technology has advanced, companies have benefitted from a variety of systems that have supported their efforts to drive efficiencies throughout their business. For example, the use of faster broadband and processing speeds has allowed more work to be completed in a single business...
Training and Development in the Workplace
Ian WilkinsonOctober 7, 2016
Over the years, training and development in the workplace has changed tremendously. In years gone by, whole days could be spent in a classroom with a dedicated tutor and other delegates. New ways of learning have also made use of the latest technology, with e-learning becoming more...
Why hiring a Modern Apprentice is a wise decision
Ian WilkinsonDecember 15, 2015
The contemporary economic climate is tough and now, more than ever, SMBs are seeking the right balance for their business to ensure they remain competitive, raise productivity within their workforce and manage rising labour costs. Under this kind of pressure, it's easy to see why some...
Train to retain: A novel approach to workplace learning
Ian WilkinsonOctober 26, 2015
In recently published data on staff retention, 200 HR executives were surveyed, while 10 experts in the field were interviewed in detail in the 'Workforce Horizons' study.The findings suggested that over half of all UK-based businesses strongly feel that retaining employees is set to rival the...
How many managers still use a diary?
Ian WilkinsonOctober 13, 2015
The use of a diary is an imperative tool for the majority of managers, particularly those who have to balance a variety of tasks and lead several people. With stationary regularly selling out of new diaries at the beginning of each year, it is clear that these organisational tools are still a vital...
The Importance of Online Training and Staff Development
Milton KellyApril 28, 2015
Online training and staff development is vitally important for many organisations, large and small. Most businesses are willing to invest in their staff because they know it can lead to a true return on investment and help achieve business growth.As technology and the internet continues to grow,...