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Career development overtakes pay as job satisfaction measurement

Career development and flexible working are now considered more important than earning potential when it comes to taking a job in the North West’s technology or digital sectors, new research has found.

Contributor: Katie Gallagher | Published: 18 September 2017

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Career development crucial to science talent

Employees at life sciences companies are becoming disengaged and looking to leave as career ambitions outweigh internal opportunities. Comment Richard Thomas, Client Services Director at ProClinical.

Contributor: Richard Thomas | Published: 21 July 2017

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Why is executive L&D falling short?

Four key views have emerged from this year’s Corporate Pulse Survey from Financial Times and IE Business School Corporate Learning Alliance. Comment from VanDyck Silveira, CEO - FT | IE Corporate Learning Alliance.

Contributor: VanDyck Silveira | Published: 27 June 2017

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Professional Qualifications Still Key Prerequisite for Success

The findings of NEBOSH’s latest Jobs Barometer research* has once again confirmed that when UK employers advertise health and safety positions they expect applicants to have relevant professional qualifications. 90 percent of the job advertisements for safety, health and environmental (SHE) roles reviewed specified one or more NEBOSH qualifications; up from 83 percent last year.

Contributor: Teresa Budworth | Published: 15 April 2017

5 learning trends you can’t ignore in 2017

2016 has been a year of political upheaval and the loss of a number of beloved celebrities, so it’s no surprise that on December 31st many people will be eager to slam the door shut on a difficult twelve months!

Contributor: Kerry Pascall | Published: 22 December 2016