Tag Archives: Business

Designing Business Qualifications for 21st Century Learners

Business and Skills At present there is an under-utilisation of skills, talent and expertise in New Zealand’s organisations. Just ask anyone who works in a large organisation, and they will tell you then getting people productive and performing is a … Continue reading

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What would you choose? Loyalty or competence

Often in public and work life we see judgement clouded by personal loyalty. So when choosing new members of the team are you looking for competence above loyalty?  What are the consequences of choosing loyalty over competence? What do we know … Continue reading

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This is an important development in the future of work

Years ago companies discovered that since technology gave workers the tools to get stuff done anywhere, organizations could save money by tapping low cost labor markets. Outsourcing was born and along with it, it’s younger sibling and down home American alternative, … Continue reading

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Are you thinking about the future of work?

There is no doubt the workplace is changing dramatically.  Here a few things you need to know about the changing nature of work. Increasingly workers are Telecommuting, and communicating with managers, co-workers, customers and partners using Skype, Google chat, Yammer, … Continue reading

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by Daniel Stamp dstamp@prioritymanagement.com http://infonet.prioritymanagement.com/index.php?section_copy_id=11830&section_id=1240 Mismanaged use of email, smart phones and a battery of new wireless organizers in the workplace and at home can cause a “Digital Malaise”. This is a feeling of being powerless and unable to keep … Continue reading

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Live online learning for improved business performance

I have written about the next to teach, coach or manage from anywhere anytime in a previous post.  In this post Colin Steed explains the benefits of live learning opportunities. Posted by Colin Steed in Learning technologieson Wed, 09/21/2011 – … Continue reading

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Leadership training – to educate or to change behaviour?

Posted by Mike Levy in Leadership on Thu, 05/19/2011 – 11:00 http://www.trainingzone.co.uk/topic/leadership-educate-or-change-behaviour/159069 Are trainers teachers in business suits? Do those who pay for leadership training want more educated leaders or people who do the job more effectively? These are questions … Continue reading

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