New article in the MWL Magazine: An employee’s Personal Learning Space lies at the heart of MWL– not a LMS

New article by Jane Hart, Centre for Modern Workplace Learning. “… in the modern workplace, it really isn’t appropriate to use the LMS to try and track everything everyone learns in the organisation. In fact trying to do so is neither practicable nor feasible. What is far more appropriate is …

Modern Workplace Learning Magazine is launched

Modern Workplace Learning Magazine is a new online publication that focuses on helping L&D departments do things differently and do different things in order to provide an effective service for today’s workforce.  The articles will build a body of knowledge, experience and know-how for enabling and supporting learning in the modern …

Learning in the Modern Workplace is much MORE than courses and resources

Individuals learn in many ways for and at work; training or e-learning is only part of the picture as I show in the diagram below. Modern Professional Learning (as I call it) happens in many different ways – both inside and outside the organisation. It is partly organised by L&D, partly …

Empowering Employee-Led Learning (Online Workshop)

Public Workshop runs 30 January – 24 February 2017 There is a lot of talk about encouraging employees to become self-directed continuous learners, but how can you put this into practice in an organisation? This 4-week online workshop will consider how you can nurture “learnability” (the desire and ability to …

New #MWL Workshop series for 2017

To complement and support my new book, Learning in the Modern Workplace 2017 I am offering a new series of public online workshops for 2017. These workshop will help you consider not only how to modernise training and e-learning, but how to broaden your work to support manager-led learning as well …

New Book: Learning in the Modern Workplace 2017

Now available to purchase Traditionally, the primary focus of a Learning & Development (L&D) Department has been on training people to do their jobs – either in the classroom or online – and making sure they do it. In other words, it’s been all about organising and managing learning for …

What do the 24 #C2Xmas resources tell us about how to design modern content and learning experiences?

In my Countdown to Xmas, I offered a series of 24 daily posts in the form of a different learning resource.  So what do these 24 resources tell us about how to design content and learning experiences for the modern workplace? Here they are in one list – with my thoughts about …

#C2Xmas Day 23 – How can you cook a cucumber?

Day 23 of the Countdown to Xmas continues here  – a daily treat in the form of a learning resource Can you cook a cucumber?  Have a question. Ask someone! ANSWERS