Steve Thompson

Steve Thompson is Director of Business Development for Raytheon Professional Services LLC (RPS).
Steve has held several positions within the RPS management team in the UK and EMEA headquarters over the last 14 years. In his current role as Director of Business Development, he is responsible for expanding RPS’ business in Europe, Middle East and Africa in the commercial segment.
Steve has 25 years of experience with a primary focus on operations, business development, project management, and transition; he is a subject matter expert in project management including implementation and adaptation of processes. He is a qualified Raytheon Six Sigma™ Bronze Specialist and a serving Non Executive Director of the Institute of the Motor Industry Awards Ltd (IMIAL), representing training interests on behalf of dealers and manufacturers in the UK automotive sector.

Content Curation and Development in a Digital World

Digital tools have transformed workplace learning. Gone are the days when everyone in a team followed the same learning programme, regardless of what they already knew or what skills they needed for their specific role. Today when we want to know anything – whether it’s work-related or not - we Google it or find it...

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Social Learning: Current Trends and Future Challenges?

No discussion on learning innovation could possibly leave out social learning. This form of learning is fast becoming mainstream as interactions at work increasingly replicate those in our social lives. “Social collaboration is one of the most natural and effective ways people have used to share and apply knowledge, so it is common sense that...

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Do mobile devices really improve learning outcomes?

Our response?  Continuous learning support demands mobile access. Today’s work environment is more fluid and changeable, where easy access and flexibility are highly valued. People demand their choice of device and to be in control of when and where learning takes place. Many organisations are already taking advantage of this, however careful consideration must be...

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How Gamification in Learning Revolutionises the Workplace

It’s often remarked that 50% of advertising spend is wasted – but because no one knows exactly which half, the money gets spent anyway. When it comes to spend on learning though, there are statistics that are far more sobering. Despite budgets continuing to grow (by 2019 the global corporate learning market is predicted to...

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