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Turning learning into action, with Emma Weber

What's the point of running training programs? That may seem like a dumb question but, often, the purpose of corporate training - boosting productivity by developing people's skills - gets lost somewhere along the way.

February 2015 | Rachel Salaman

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The value of psychometrics in L&D

Leaders who are concerned about how to leverage talent to achieve their organization's goals are likely - at some time or another - to turn to psychometrics for help, inspiration and illumination.

January 2015 | Emerald Works

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Mindfulness and mirror neurons in learning

Former Beatle George Harrison once said, "It's all in the mind," while many people have been quoted as saying, "It's all based on fear."

December 2014 | Mind Tools

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Using gamification in learning with Brian Burke

Leader boards and award buttons might remind you of your school days but, increasingly, trainers are using them, and other reward symbols, to motivate and develop employees through a process known as gamification.

November 2014 | Rachel Salaman

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Complete training evaluation with Richard Griffin

In this 30-minute interview, Richard discusses several new approaches to learning evaluation, and explains how to collect and use data to assess training effectively.

October 2014 | Rachel Salaman

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