Category: People Development

team building

Team Building: When Retreat Means Revival

One unfortunate aspect of team building is its overuse as a word, especially in a corporate setting. In the same way that the concept of...

adaptability

Adaptability: Is it More Important Than Experience?

In his book, Outliers, Malcolm Gladwell has written about the 10,000-hour rule. This is the idea that world-class talents only achieve...

financial education

Should you Provide Employees with Financial Education?

The CIPD points out that stress is the main cause of long-term sickness in the UK, and that stress is often the result of financial...

Apprenticeship Levy - training

Apprenticeship Levy: Could Soft Skills Mean Better Returns?

The Government’s Apprenticeship Levy is now in force. It has already attracted a fair share of criticism, not least from the CBI. One...

resilience

Can Resilience Build Business Connections and Tight Teams?

Business is about making the right connections.  But this has to be more than a firm handshake and exchange of details....