The final episode of The Apprentice aired on Sunday, and the remaining two finalists battled it out with a presentation to industry experts and Lord Sugar.Read More
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Rachel Matthews The Apprentice - How well do you know your personal brand?
The penultimate episode of The Apprentice aired this week, and the remaining five candidates went through the four toughest interviews of their lives in a bid to make it to the final two.Read More
Stephanie Morgan The number one secret to career success
It is almost the end of 2015 and I am wondering how you are feeling? Satisfied, energised, engaged and looking forward to 2016 or slightly disappointed, tired and despondent that you are no further forward now than you were at the start of 2015?Read More
Nigel Walpole Will 2015’s best L&D practices carry over into 2016?
At this time of year, we have loads of discussions with fellow L&D professionals – customers, contacts and connections - and inevitably the conversation turns to ‘what do you expect to happen next year?’Read More
Rachel Matthews The Apprentice - Understanding USPs
Episode ten of The Apprentice saw history happen in the boardroom after the six remaining candidates created their own healthy snacks to sell to retailers.Read More
Phil Eagles Top tools to convert Flash eLearning to HTML5
Back in November 2011 Apple made a decision which has rippled across the majority of today’s Smart devices - they withdrew support for Flash. The decision, whether right or wrong, has proved a headache for many in the eLearning and web industries.Read More
Rachel Matthews The Apprentice - Knowing your product
Episode nine of The Apprentice was not without its surprises. The eight remaining contestants were selling property in London. Starting with winning over the developers and then selling to interested parties, the two teams fought it out in one of the last few tasks.Read More
Is it time to “rebrand” Learning and Development?
Rebrand learning and development? I know what you’re thinking - it sounds a little dramatic. But, I can’t help but think that learning and development, in general, is currently suffering from a mild form of identity crisis.Read More
Stephanie Morgan Six leadership lessons for women
In my last blog I shared some of the personal attributes that Laura exuded, which struck me as part of the foundations of her success. But it was also interesting to learn about the strategies she uses as a leader.Read More
The Apprentice: Never forget the customer is key
The Apprentice season 11 is eight episodes in, and if it wasn’t tough to stay in the competition before, it certainly is now. The last two episodes have seen two candidates fired from the boardroom and Lord Sugar do something unprecedented by keeping an entire team in at the end.Read More