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Are You Making a Drama out of a Crisis?

You can’t pick up a newspaper or switch on the television news without being bombarded by breathless reports of…


December 8, 2017

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How Laughter Leads to Learning

It’s widely agreed that laughter is one of the vital ingredients for a healthy, happy life. As Victor Hugo…


December 1, 2017

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The Four Enablers of Employee Engagement

Employee engagement is falling, wherever you are in the world. In its 2017 survey, human capital consulting firm Aon…


November 24, 2017


Looking at the Past, Present and Future Fashions of L&D

Some clothing or cultural fashions disappear virtually overnight. Others fade away, only to return a few years later. Some…


November 17, 2017


The Fashion Follower’s Essential Guide to L&D

L&D is a victim of changing fashions – just like other professions and people. Theories and approaches abound. Many…


November 10, 2017


Top Tips for Propelling Yourself to Board Level

Why is it that, wherever you go in the world, HR and L&D professionals are under-represented at board level?…


November 3, 2017


Mistakes and What Not to Do When You Make Them

No one likes to admit when they’re wrong. Perhaps they think it will make them look weak, stupid, or…


October 27, 2017

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Developing Resilience and Achievement Thinking

Sir Winston Churchill is credited with saying, “Success isn’t final. Failure isn’t fatal. It’s the courage to continue that counts.”…


October 20, 2017


How You Can Learn the Secrets of L&D Success

According to Brazilian soccer legend Pelé, “Success is no accident. It’s hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and, most of…


October 13, 2017