training professionals


Learning with the Experts: Jeff Boss Shares Insights on ‘Navigating Chaos’

The Business of Learning
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Raytheon Professional Services is proud to announce the launch of our new blog series: Learning with the Experts. Here, we will interview leading experts in the field of learning and development, gain knowledge from their experiences, and provide insights into current topics and trends of importance to the learning industry. We kick-off the series with […]

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The Role of L&D in Managing Organizational Risk

The Business of Learning
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On September 16, we joined Training Industry Inc. to co-host our Chicago Morning Executive Summit. Together with learning leaders from various industries, we explored the current trends in corporate training and the role of L&D when it comes to managing organizational risk. When looking at organizational risk in high consequence industries and occupations, we first must remember the outcome is more […]

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Tailoring Training Programs for the Mobile Generation

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. Fast Company How to Replace Your Training Program With a Real Learning Culture by William Craig Between 2013 and 2014, U.S. companies spent a whopping $70 […]

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Three High Consequence Training Takeaways from Summer 2015

High Consequence Training
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  September is the time of year when we all enter “back-to-school” mode. Here at Raytheon Professional Services (RPS), as we prepare for the busy fall season, we’re also thinking about some of lessons learned in the summer months to help us better prepare for what’s ahead. This summer, we experienced some remarkable and unfortunate […]

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Training Solutions for All Generations in the Workforce

Workforce Development
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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. Harvard Business Review What Really Motivates Workers in Their 20s by Jeffrey Arnett As we all know, young workers are a contemptible bunch. They’re “lazy,” and lack the […]

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Applying Social Learning to the 70:20:10 Model

Global Perspectives
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At Raytheon Professional Services (RPS) we commonly refer to the 70:20:10 model for learning and development. This reference model has been heavily adopted among training professionals and offers a learning pattern optimised for training outcome effectiveness, providing a breakdown of the key drivers for knowledge acquisition. 70 percent from job-related experiences 20 percent from interactions […]

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