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Psychological Safety for Learning Behaviour & Development

What is one of the most critical factors in a fast-paced and ever-changing workplace? The answer is learning behaviour because it indicates how an employee can make sense of what is happening, learn and adapt, take action and advance the business in its journey. One of the best indicators of learning behaviour is psychological safety.

Nov 24, 2020

Topics: Psychology- Learning & Development- Future of Work

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110 Facilitation Ideas (110 Training & Development Methods)

One of our assessment partners from Germany was kind enough to share an infographic he’d created with 50+ training methods and although my German is, um… not exceptional… after a long stretch staring at icons and throwing words into Google translate I think I mostly got the gist — and the gist I got was “that’s brilliant, mate!”

Nov 5, 2019

Topics: Learning & Development

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Maslow’s Hierarchy: 6 Myths

Most Psychologists have a general familiarity with Maslow's hierarchy of needs. I wanted to dig deeper into the model to determine whether it truly has sufficient validity to still be considered useful in today’s business environment.

Aug 12, 2019

Topics: Smarter Thinking- Psychology- Learning & Development

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Top HR Articles, 7 L&D Trends, Employee Engagement 3.0

This post is part of our Learning Round-up series, designed to showcase informative and trending content from the last month or so, mainly revolving around HR, learning & development, productivity, psychology, and decision making.

Nov 21, 2018

Topics: Learning & Development

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30 Interesting Statistics on Emotional Intelligence

We have been conducting a series of internal projects to see what sort of statistics are available on a broad range of workplace topics including leadership, teams, culture, diversity, millennials, engagement, and recruitment. From a larger collection of over 200 statistics relevant to emotional intelligence, here are a few that caught our attention.

Oct 31, 2018

Topics: Learning & Development

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The Highest Form of Human Intelligence

“The Indian philosopher J. Krishnamurti once remarked that observing without evaluating is the highest form of human intelligence. When I first read this statement, the thought 'What nonsense' shot through my mind before I realised that I had just made an evaluation.” — Marshall Rosenberg

Oct 9, 2018

Topics: Learning & Development

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The No.1 Office Perk, The Ultimate Model for Change, The Myths of Mindfulness

This post is part of our Learning Round-up series, designed to showcase informative and trending content from the last month or so, mainly revolving around HR, learning & development, productivity, psychology, and decision making.

Sep 24, 2018

Topics: Learning & Development

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6 Creative or Unusual Training Methods

Beyond instructor-led classroom training, which continues to be a staple of modern training delivery methods, we increasingly see the widespread acceptance and incorporation of digital learning technologies across most learning departments. 

Sep 23, 2018

Topics: Learning & Development

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