Archive for 2015


Shifting Gears Program Celebrates Milestone With More Than 100 Soldiers Trained

The Business of Learning
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Just over one year ago, the U.S. Army, General Motors (GM) and Raytheon launched the Shifting Gears: Automotive Technician Training Program, a multi-year partnership between the three organizations, to provide new careers for soldiers returning to civilian life. The program, based out of Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas, trains eligible soldiers to become service technicians […]

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Raytheon Professional Services Honored by TrainingIndustry.com as a 2015 Top 20 Gamification Company

Technology & Learning
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TrainingIndustry.com recently named Raytheon Professional Services (RPS) a “2015 Top 20 Gamification Company” for the second consecutive year. RPS has been recognized as a global leader in the learning industry, committed to helping leading companies meet critical training objectives for their global workforce. RPS was chosen for this recognition based on the following criteria: Features and capabilities […]

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Adapting Your Workplace to Attract and Retain Millennials

The Business of Learning
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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 The Challenges of Learning in 2020 by David Liversage and Lara Roche Learn 2020 looks set to plug this gap. This innovative research project […]

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Learning & Development Research Reveals Need for More Extensive Use of Data and Analytics

The Business of Learning
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Analytics is all the buzz in L&D right now, yet many organizations still struggle to apply the data they’ve collected to achieve measurable results. When used effectively, analytics make it possible to problem solve, choose between learning investments and maximize the impact of L&D on the business and bottom line. Last week, on behalf of […]

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Technology-based Learning and the Future of the Workplace

Technology & Learning
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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 How Gamification is Changing Employee Training by Brigg Patten Gamification is one of those contemporary terms that business owners feel they should understand. However, […]

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Raytheon Learning Symposium UK 2015: Shaping the Future of Learning

Global Perspectives
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At our Raytheon Professional Services (RPS) Symposiums, held recently in Frankfurt and London, we discussed the challenge of keeping pace with today’s changing learning landscape while preparing for tomorrow’s needs. With the help of insightful presentations from  a variety of learning experts, we explored the most pressing topics on the minds of senior HR and learning […]

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