Category: People Development

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....

David Lomas talks about using social media to sales teams

Sales Teams – Are you Making the Most of Social Media?

A recent survey of sales teams has revealed a mini revolution in sales is finally underway. Put simply, by clever use of social media they...

positive thinking

Is Positive Thinking Your Key Personal Business Tool?

Managing expectations is a key part of business strategy, particularly when it comes to customer service. But managing your own...