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HR Prediction: Soft skills will be critical for leadership in 2022

HR Prediction: Soft skills will be critical for leadership in 2022

Skills take centre stage in the war for talent In evaluating company leaders, soft skills have often been side lined or considered secondary, but as...

SkillBuild gold medallists excel at “UK’s Construction Olympics”

01 December 2021 SkillBuild gold medallists excel at “UK’s Construction Olympics” The winners of SkillBuild ’21 - the “UK's construction Olympics" – have been described...
SumTotal integrates with ServiceNow to meet learners’ needs

SumTotal integrates with ServiceNow to meet learners’ needs

Training embedded and delivered directly within ServiceNow workflows increases productivity and reduces barriers to learning. SumTotal Systems, a Skillsoft (NYSE: SKIL) company, has announced a new...
The Metaverse vs the Real World: Bringing VR to education

The Metaverse vs the Real World: Bringing VR to education

https://youtu.be/AhBsa8V0dsI Technology and education experts Rob Theriault, Michael Avis, Jamie Waller, Daniel Dyboski-Bryant and Christophe Mallet debate the metaverse and the reality of bringing VR...
Initial teacher training (ITT) response warmly welcomed by NASBTT

Initial teacher training (ITT) response warmly welcomed by NASBTT

The Department for Education (DfE) has today (1 Dec) published its response to the initial teacher training (ITT) market review report. The central recommendation that...
£3000 Incentive payments for hiring a new apprentice

£3000 Incentive payments for hiring a new apprentice

From 11 January 2022 employers can apply for a payment of £3,000 for new apprentices with an employment start date from 1 October 2021 to...
Management and leadership skills are essential for successful levelling up

Management and leadership skills are essential for successful levelling up

There are large differences in productivity between the UK’s regions, with the gap between the most and least productive much higher than in other European...
Top four EdTech trends for 2022

Top four EdTech trends for 2022

When the pandemic initially struck, educators forced to rapidly shift operations online could have been forgiven for thinking it might be a temporary transition. As...
New line-up for multi-award winning WELL Training to build future success

New line-up for multi-award winning WELL Training to build future success

Award-winning people development leader WELL Training has appointed four new key team members to grow capacity on the back of a year of extended growth....
Students build bright future thanks to successful new scheme

Students build bright future thanks to successful new scheme

A new programme to get more young people into construction jobs is set to be scaled up after a successful bricklaying pilot in Teesside. The...