CIM and Hays

Half of Marketers Have Suffered 100 Days

Berkshire (UK), July 2020 - The Chartered Institute of Marketing and Hays call on employers to provide support to colleagues suffering as a result of lockdown isolation. The number of marketers rating their wellbeing as positive has tumbled by half since lockdown restrictions were enforced in March.

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Changemakers

Global L&D Authorities Join to Help Corporate Learning Leaders

London (UK), June 2020 - The 702010 Institute has launched Tulser Global to reinvent learning and development to deliver business results; Laura Overton joins the team. Tulser Global has launched a new initiative led by a team of world-renowned L&D changemakers to help organisations redefine the ways they drive business-critical value through their L&D services.

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New Fosway Research

L&D Will Never Be the Same Again

Cirencester (UK), June 2020 - Ninety-five percent of learning leaders say their strategy has changed forever. As the response to the COVID-19 pandemic shifts gears across Europe, Fosway Group, a major European HR industry analyst, has shared new research on the impact of the crisis on corporate learning and development strategies, priorities, and spending. The report includes practical insight into what is truly helping employees learn in this moment of crisis - and what's not.

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International Federation of Robotics

Post-COVID-19 Economy - "Robots Create Jobs"

Frankfurt (GER), May 2020 - Companies around the world are increasing their use of industrial robots: Within five years, the global operational stock rose by about 65 percent to 2.4 million units (2013-2018). For the same period of time, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported a positive impact on the job market: Employment in the automotive industry - the largest adopter of robots - increased by 22%, from 824,400 to 1,005,000 jobs (2013-2018).

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Discussion on Demand

COVID-19 Has Changed Corporate Learning Forever

Steve DineenLondon (UK), May 2020 - Fuse Universal has seen so much positivity from their customers over the last few months, when many of their worlds have been turned upside down. Fuse CEO & Chief Storyteller, Steve Dineen, wanted to capture some of the incredible ways their customers are transforming their L&D.

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Trends Identified

Cornerstone Reports Significant Increase in Online Learning

Santa Monica, Ca (USA), April 2020 - Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc., a global leader in people development solutions, has announced that the Cornerstone Institute for People Development has identified trends suggesting the demand for online learning has increased exponentially over the past few weeks as individuals and businesses adapt to a new way of working.

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Lockdown Learning

The Most Valuable Skills to Teach Yourself

Berkshire (UK), April 2020 - With the current situation forcing us to spend the majority of our time at home, this is the perfect time to reflect on ourselves and use the extra free hours we have for self-improvement. While self-learning may seem overwhelming, there are plenty of skills we can learn from the comfort of our home by reading blogs, doing online courses, or using apps.

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Nimble eLearning

Five-Course "Working from Home Essentials" Pack

Gloucestershire (UK), April 2020 - Companies are struggling to brief their employees on the logistical, emotional, and compliance considerations that they need to be aware of when working from home. The pace of policy change for working conditions has left companies without the time to fully prepare their teams for this unprecedented change.

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Traineasy

Adaption to Corona Pandemic by Changing Business Model

Milton Keynes (UK), April 2020 - In response to the coronavirus pandemic, Traineasy has changed its business model to make it easier for customers needing to deploy an LMS quickly. Their new pay-as-you-go option provides customers with great flexibility at a particularly worrying time.

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Online Learning from Sponge

Stay Cybersafe during the Coronavirus Outbreak

Plymouth (UK), April 2020 - Custom digital learning provider Sponge has launched Cybersafety during COVID-19, a free cybersecurity training to help individuals, employees, and businesses stay cybersafe during the coronavirus outbreak, as cyber criminals seek to exploit individuals and home workers via COVID-19 related online scams.

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Mind Tool Platform

COVID-19 Support Pack Viewed 90,000 Times

London (UK), April 2020 - With so many people around the world working from home for the first time due to the spread of coronavirus, learning solutions specialist Emerald Works has launched a free COVID-19 Support Pack, which includes a suite of online resources. The pack has proved an immediate success, with more than 90,000 views within days of its launch.

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Nimble

Coronavirus Awareness eLearning Course Available to Everyone

Gloucestershire (UK), March 2020 - With coronavirus now confirmed as a pandemic by the World Health Organisation (WHO), the Nimble eLearning Learning Design team have acted quickly to create and release its Coronavirus (COVID-19) Awareness eLearning course for the workplace.

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Learning from the Experts

The Business Case for Workplace Wellbeing

Derby (UK), March 2020 - Leading mental health charity Mind will promote better workplace wellbeing through distributing mental health awareness courses in partnership with learning consultancy and course designers Walkgrove. More than seven in ten employees (71%) have experienced mental health problems in their lives, whilst over one in two (53%) employees are affected by poor mental health in their current workplace.

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