Be a More Influential Leader By Empowering Your Employees

by RPS April 17, 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 Zone Five reasons to take on a trainee by Sue Husband Traineeships provide 16 – 24 year olds with the essential work preparation training, maths […]

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Refresh your Training and Development Programs for a More Productive Workforce

by RPS April 16, 2015 Apprenticeship

Spring is an opportune time for training and development professionals to address problem areas and clean and consolidate programs to achieve a fresh start. This can be also applied to training and development initiatives, where leaders can assess how to introduce new training solutions, while improving existing strategies and ditching those that are ineffective or […]

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How to Create a Learning Environment that Increases Productivity

by RPS April 10, 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. Inc 17 Percent of Employees Would Rather Watch Paint Dry Than Attend Meetings by Minda Zetlin They may be called “status meetings” “check-ins” “team meetings” or […]

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Gearing up for the Spring 2015 CLO Symposium

by Tracy Cox April 8, 2015 Observations from the Road

Our team at Raytheon Professional Services (RPS) is getting ready for what is sure to be another productive and educational trip to the CLO Symposium next week. This year, the event is taking place in Miami, Florida and the theme of the event is appropriately titled: Learning Intensity: Enterprise Education That Lasts. According to the […]

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Reap the Benefits of a Dynamic Training Program

by RPS April 3, 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. CNBC Apprenticeships: More bang for your buck by Anmar Frangoul At the beginning of 2015, more than four million young people under 25 were unemployed across […]

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March Madness: Our “Final Four” Training Essentials

by RPS April 2, 2015 Training

It’s that time of year again – March Madness is culminating with an exciting weekend of NCAA playoff basketball. Over the next few days, millions will tune in to watch the best-of-the-best in college basketball compete in the “Final Four” shootout, to win the coveted title of NCAA tournament winner. The remaining teams in the […]

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Automotive Training for the Information Age

by RPS March 31, 2015 Automotive

Learnings from ENG’s Automotive Retail and Distribution 2015 Raytheon Professional Services (RPS) recently sponsored and attended ENG’s Automotive Retail and Distribution event in Amsterdam, which explored emerging technologies and the associated trends impacting the automotive retail marketplace. The event was a great opportunity to speak with industry executives and thought leaders about some of the […]

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Give Your Training Program a Boost

by RPS March 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. Harvard Business Review When Learning at Work Becomes Overwhelming by David DeLong Many skilled jobs require a considerable amount of learning while doing, but learning requirements […]

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Upskilling for the 21st Century

by Dave Letts March 26, 2015 Apprenticeship

At Raytheon Professional Services (RPS) we regularly see the significant impact vocational training has on building a more relevant and ready workforce. We even wrote a while back about how apprenticeships– one of the most effective forms of vocational training– can reduce unemployment. The same is true of upskilling, which is the practice of teaching […]

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Spring Clean Your Training Programs

by RPS March 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. Training Industry Learning Trends Provide Better Business Results in 2015 by Ron Zamir As learning and development people, we are always looking to stay on top […]

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