Apprenticeships and Leadership Development

by RPS February 27, 2015 Friday 5

  Each Friday, RPS highlights five popular news stories from the world of training professionals. Visit our blog each week to see which stories were trending amongst your industry peers. Training Journal New apprenticeship resources launched for staff in the education and training sector A suite of innovative professional development resources for colleges, training providers […]

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Learning Challenges and Insights for the IT and Telecom Industries

by RPS February 26, 2015 Training

At Raytheon Professional Services (RPS), we understand the unique learning and development (L&D) challenges the IT and Telecoms sector face. RPS recently hosted its inaugural IT/Telecoms Sector Benchmarking Group in London, in partnership with Towards Maturity, to discuss those challenges and explore best practices for addressing them. Representatives from a range of IT/Telecoms companies attended […]

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Bringing the Right Mindset to Training and Management

by RPS February 20, 2015 Friday 5

Each Friday, RPS highlights five popular news stories from the world of training professionals. Visit our blog each week to see which stories were trending amongst your industry peers. CLO Special Report: Learning Delivery by Sarah Sipek Henry Ford’s assembly line was a fast and efficient way to produce cars. It’s a far less effective […]

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The Impact of Social and Mobile on Learning

by Dave Letts February 18, 2015 Training

Raytheon Professional Services’ (RPS) Vice President and General Manager, Dave Letts, shared some thoughts on the key learning trends to be expected in 2015 with HRO Magazine. In particular, he shares insight on how social and mobile are transforming corporate learning initiatives. Technology Fuels Learning Research from Morgan Stanley’s Internet Trends report cites that Americans […]

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Adding Value to Your Organization Through Mentoring and eLearning

by RPS February 13, 2015 Friday 5

Each Friday, RPS highlights five popular news stories from the world of training professionals. Visit our blog each week to see which stories were trending amongst your industry peers. ATD Make L&D Strategic to the Business—and Prove Its Value by Mike Hawkins Functional organizations such as learning, human resources, legal, and information technology have historically […]

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Transform Your Business with Leadership Skills

by RPS February 6, 2015 Friday 5

Each Friday, RPS highlights five popular news stories from the world of training professionals. Visit our blog each week to see which stories were trending amongst your industry peers. ATD Science of Learning 101: Can We Really Assess Learning? by Patti Shank In order to assess (measure) something, we need to know what we want […]

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Lessons from the Super Bowl: Preparing for Flawless Execution

by Rachael Bourque February 6, 2015 Observations from the Road

There are a lot of lessons that training organizations can learn from the Super Bowl. The overall execution of the event itself is a monumental task, and one that not all cities are capable of carrying out. That is why the voting process for host cities is long, the review board is comprised of seasoned […]

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Preparing the Offense and Defense

by Tracy Cox February 4, 2015 Global Perspectives

Every football play is a series of calculated moves to either advance the ball down the field toward the end zone or prevent the other team from doing so. The same can be said about training for high consequence environments. For instance, organizations provide sales training as an offensive tool – to prepare their teams […]

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High Consequences – On and Off the Football Field

by Tracy Cox February 3, 2015 Global Perspectives

The lead up to Super Bowl XLIX was full of drama and the actual game also had its fair share, culminating in a down to the wire win for the New England Patriots. With the largest audience in US television history tuned in to see one of the most evenly matched Super Bowls in recent […]

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Setting the Stage For Apprenticeships and Training

by RPS January 30, 2015 Friday 5

Each Friday, RPS highlights five popular news stories from the world of training professionals. Visit our blog each week to see which stories were trending amongst your industry peers. Training Journal Apprenticeship vacancies up by almost a third by Staff Writer Data released this week has revealed a 28 per cent increase in apprenticeship vacancies […]

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