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Structured Learning in Business with Rosetta Stone

Rosetta Stone and the CPD Standards Office have delivered a report on how learning can be structured in business and highlighting that a CPD-led approach can deliver a better return on investment. The Structured Learning in Business report examines: The extent professional training is offered in organisations The type of training offered The benefits companies

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Thirty per cent of HR Experts Say Professional Development Needs to be Better Aligned with Business Objectives

Press Release for a joint report: ‘Structured Learning in Business‘ with Rosetta Stone and the CPD Standards Office. The report shines light on the important role of structured learning in business, despite contrasting current trends. Survey highlights reveal: 30 per cent of HR experts believe improvement is needed to better align learning and development (L&D) with business objectives; While 90 per

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Micro-Learning- Fast, Effective and High Quality

Micro-learning- fast, effective and high quality E-Learning platforms and micro-learning tools may be quick ways for your employees to learn but we believe at the CPD Standards Office, training must still remain high quality in order to make online learning strategies effective. Search, click, and learn The rise of handheld mobile and tablet technology makes

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New CPD Requirements for Nurses

Changes: In 2013 the Nursing and Midwifery Council launched a public consultation to review how nurses maintain their CPD (referred to as their ‘registration’ and ‘re-registration process’). Following the review new requirements mean that nurses must undertake at least 40 hours of CPD every three years, up from 35 hours. In addition, half of this

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Why Doing CPD is Good For You Too!

Creating space in your diary to develop yourself professionally is just as important to you as training your clients’. As an expert in your field, it is vital to keep your knowledge up-to-date. Kate Marlow, Founder of Little Bird Communications has discussed ‘CPD- Why bother and my top tips for pain free CPD’ and as

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Structured Learning in Business with Rosetta Stone

Rosetta Stone and the CPD Standards Office have delivered a report on how learning can be structured in business and highlighting that a CPD-led approach can deliver a better return on investment. The Structured Learning in Business report examines: The extent professional training is offered in organisations The type of training offered The benefits companies

Read More »

Thirty per cent of HR Experts Say Professional Development Needs to be Better Aligned with Business Objectives

Press Release for a joint report: ‘Structured Learning in Business‘ with Rosetta Stone and the CPD Standards Office. The report shines light on the important role of structured learning in business, despite contrasting current trends. Survey highlights reveal: 30 per cent of HR experts believe improvement is needed to better align learning and development (L&D) with business objectives; While 90 per

Read More »

Micro-Learning- Fast, Effective and High Quality

Micro-learning- fast, effective and high quality E-Learning platforms and micro-learning tools may be quick ways for your employees to learn but we believe at the CPD Standards Office, training must still remain high quality in order to make online learning strategies effective. Search, click, and learn The rise of handheld mobile and tablet technology makes

Read More »

New CPD Requirements for Nurses

Changes: In 2013 the Nursing and Midwifery Council launched a public consultation to review how nurses maintain their CPD (referred to as their ‘registration’ and ‘re-registration process’). Following the review new requirements mean that nurses must undertake at least 40 hours of CPD every three years, up from 35 hours. In addition, half of this

Read More »

Why Doing CPD is Good For You Too!

Creating space in your diary to develop yourself professionally is just as important to you as training your clients’. As an expert in your field, it is vital to keep your knowledge up-to-date. Kate Marlow, Founder of Little Bird Communications has discussed ‘CPD- Why bother and my top tips for pain free CPD’ and as

Read More »
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