Giving Thanks and Giving Back

by RPS November 26, 2014 Global Perspectives

The Thanksgiving holiday reminds us to be grateful for all that we have. At Raytheon Professional Services, our team is especially thankful for our customers across the country and around the world that drive us to aim higher and be ever more innovative. This includes our partners in the armed forces that protect this great […]

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Baby Boomers’ On-The-Job Expertise and Millennials at Work

by RPS November 21, 2014 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 Industry Making Learning Programs Stick by Elise Margol It’s common to develop (or buy) a training program with solid learning objectives, a highly creative design, […]

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Raytheon and General Motors Win National Excellence in Training Award

by RPS November 20, 2014 Training

We are proud to receive the Automotive Training Managers Council (ATMC) 2014 National Excellence in Training Award, along with our client General Motors, for the development and delivery of technical training to GM automotive technicians. This annual award recognizes outstanding or innovative training programs designed for the automotive and truck industry. Raytheon and GM were […]

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What Makes Someone an Engaging Leader?

by RPS November 14, 2014 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. Fast Company 8 Ways To Motivate People To Say Yes More Often by Ken O’Quinn You are trying to persuade your team to embrace your ideas, but they […]

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Managing Knowledge Across the Employee Lifecycle: Training in the New Millennium

by Tracy Cox November 10, 2014 Training

  In a recent study Raytheon Professional Services conducted with Training Industry, it was determined that only 38 percent of organizations are effective at capturing the key knowledge of employees and 48 percent are effective at transferring that knowledge. This is particularly important to address as boomers retire, potentially taking their expertise with them, and […]

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Accelerating Workforce Performance in a Rapidly Changing Market

by RPS November 7, 2014 Global Perspectives

In an industry like oil and gas, conditions are constantly changing. Having the right learning model in place not only ensures that the industry’s workforce keeps pace with the latest technologies and updated regulations, but also promotes a safer and more productive environment. Tracy Cox, director of performance consulting at Raytheon Professional Services (RPS), recently […]

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The Mindful Approach to E-Learning

by RPS November 7, 2014 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. Forbes Can Leadership Be Taught? by Gregory LeStage This is an old question, even a hackneyed one. Many might say that research and experience over the […]

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Taking Charge of Your Leadership Development

by RPS October 31, 2014 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 Industry Pressing Play on Gamification by Michelle Eggleston Gamification has the ability to drive business results through a bite-sized learning model that provides immediate feedback […]

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Congratulations to the Inaugural Shifting Gears Class Graduates

by RPS October 30, 2014 Training

We are so proud to celebrate the completion of the inaugural class of the Shifting Gears program at Ft. Hood. Shifting Gears, an Automotive Technician Training Program, is a multi-year partnership between Raytheon, the U.S. Army and GM to train eligible veterans to become service technicians at GM dealerships. Participating soldiers re-entering civilian life in […]

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Becoming a Better Leader and Developing Effective Trainers

by RPS October 24, 2014 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 Industry Developing Effective Innovation Trainers by Lisa Bodell Exceptional innovation trainers can propel an organization toward breakthrough innovations. They teach teams how to culture-shift, push […]

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