Learning & development

Learning & development guidance:

The diagram below shows key stages in planning your L&D resource. STEP 1—see Precedents: Business case for learning and development, L&D costs, L&D policy—staff survey,...

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The diagram below shows key stages in planning your L&D resource. L&D planning life cycle (short-form) (PDF) STEP 1—see Precedents: L&D costs, Business case for learning...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on different approaches to delivering learning and development (L&D) and covers: • factors to consider when selecting learning...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on building the business case for learning and development (L&D). L&D represents a significant investment for any organisation. With...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on how to embed learning and development (L&D) into an organisation by ensuring it is aligned with business strategy, is incorporated...

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This Practice Note provides information on formulating a learning and development (L&D) policy. It reviews key issues to consider including: • what is an L&D policy • who...

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This Practice Note covers how to prepare and deliver a training course or presentation. It contains information about: • the difference between a training course and a...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on identifying learning needs and covers: • what a learning need is • individual learning needs • organisational learning needs •...

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Being able to put your point of view across in an assertive, confident manner is an essential skill for any legal professional, but for most of us there are times when we...

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What was once known as training is now called learning and development (L&D). This change in terminology reflects the fact that people learn in a variety of ways and not...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on learning and development (L&D) plans and covers: • what an L&D plan is • regulatory requirements • why an L&D plan is good...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on how to present with confidence. Presenting information clearly and effectively is a key skill to get your message across and...

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Why do some people push your buttons? Practice Note Improving Your Assertiveness referred to the work of Eric Berne’s—see Improving Your Assertiveness—What drives your...

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When entering into any negotiation, be it a multimillion pound business deal or agreeing the office coffee rota, there are two main elements to consider: the structure...

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This Practice Note provides information about the learning and development (L&D) team. It covers the L&D department, L&D roles and line manager responsibilities for L&D....

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What was once known as 'training' is now usually referred to as 'learning and development' (L&D) to reflect the fact that people learn in a variety of ways and not solely...

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