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Guest post: Using E-Learning as a Strategic Tool for Organizational Growth

Guest post: Using E-Learning as a Strategic Tool for Organizational Growth

The benefits of e-learning are many and widely documented. Organizations the world over are embracing e-learning as an effective tool to train their employees. E-everything is cost-effective and makes use of technology which is already all-pervasive in our lives. So it was only a matter of time before organizations fully adopted e-learning as their preferred […]

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Guest post: Maximizing e-learning and audiovisual content

Guest post: Maximizing e-learning and audiovisual content

Written by on March 5, 2014 in elearning, featured on app with 0 Comments

Maximising e-learning and multimedia content If you’ve ever been involved in producing e-learning content you will know that to produce a video of good quality it’s not going to come cheap. However it is often the most cost effective method of communicating a message to a large number of people on a regular basis; such […]

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engagement

Download – Free Human Capital Manual

Download – Free Human Capital Manual

Written by on March 20, 2014 in Engagement, Events with 0 Comments

On 25th February 2014, Terrapinn Training hosted a Breakfast Briefing for Leaders of People to present the essential concepts of investing in the human capital in a business. Workshop leaders Julian Read and Malcolm Lewis explained the increased importance of human capital as a measurable asset for a business and highlighted how developing this asset […]

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Guest post: 5 reasons why employers must have a clearly defined workplace education policy

Guest post: 5 reasons why employers must have a clearly defined workplace education policy

Written by on March 6, 2014 in Engagement, featured on app, Learning and Development with 0 Comments

Professionals straight out of college, and who’ve landed a cushy job, think they’ve got it made. All they need to do is perform and start climbing the corporate ladder. But, they soon realize that in order to keep being a relevant part of the company’s workforce, they need to update their skill sets regularly. They […]

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leadership

Guest post: Make Women’s day your starting block for change – Part 3

Guest post: Make Women’s day your starting block for change – Part 3

Written by on March 5, 2014 in Engagement, Leadership with 0 Comments

Guest post: Make Women’s day your starting block for change Part 3 – Focus on what works Focus on what works Working in a globally connected company today, English is needed for communication. I am glad that I studied English, and psycho-linguistics at university. It prepared me for business life. Every company which seeks competitive […]

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Guest post: employee motivation

Guest post: employee motivation

Written by on March 4, 2014 in Leadership with 0 Comments

Every time employees wake up tense and lack the passion required to work with enthusiasm, motivation comes in to help. Without this, productivity levels may eventually suffer!   While things that prompt an employee to excel at work vary from person to person, the triggers mentioned below will always motivate you to achieve more: 1. […]

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learning and development

Guest post: The changing role of L&D leaders

Guest post: The changing role of L&D leaders

Written by on March 18, 2014 in featured on app, Learning and Development with 0 Comments

A series of changes in recent years have transformed both the strategy and methods chosen in employee learning and development. We’ve seen a turn away from classroom training toward e-learning and from “single-event” training to a more continuous learning process. Most recently we’ve seen a shift from a unidirectional (trainer->learner) learning process to one in […]

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Guest Post: How to be the leader you need to be

Guest Post: How to be the leader you need to be

Written by on February 12, 2014 in Leadership, Learning and Development with 0 Comments

It’s not how good you are, it’s how great you need to be In [Bernard's last post, he] invited you identify the ONE thing you need to do which would most positively impact your leadership. Now that you know what it is, consider three things as you work on becoming the leader you need to […]

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featured videos

Top Employers Institute: The Return on Investment of Human Resources

Written by on January 29, 2014 in Engagement, featured on app, Featured Videos with 0 Comments

I hope you will enjoy this video developed by the CRF Institute (now Top Employers) about the tangible return on investment in human resources – namely employees. As the video explains: “CEOs often claim that “Our Human Capital is our most important asset….” But if human capital truly is an asset, why doesn’t it appear […]

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Shawn Achor: The happy secret to better work

Shawn Achor: The happy secret to better work

Written by on January 16, 2014 in Engagement, featured on app, Featured Videos with 0 Comments

We believe that we should work to be happy, but could that be backwards? In this fast-moving and entertaining talk from TEDxBloomington, psychologist Shawn Achor argues that actually happiness inspires productivity. What do you think? Do you agree with Shawn? Take a look and let us know your thoughts in the comments section below!

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events

Terrapinn Training at the L&D EXPO 2014 JAKARTA

Terrapinn Training at the L&D EXPO 2014 JAKARTA

Written by on February 11, 2014 in Events, featured on app, Learning and Development with 0 Comments

Terrapinn Training was invited to the L&D EXPO 2014 in Jakarta last Wednesday, held at the SKK Migas office, where members of staff were meeting and greeting SKK Migas employees and upstream HR professionals from the oil and gas industry across the country. Visitors were given the opportunity to get full information on topics, materials, […]

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First Terrapinn Training Breakfasts in London announced

First Terrapinn Training Breakfasts in London announced

Written by on February 7, 2014 in Events with 0 Comments

Some of you may remember that Terrapinn Training ran a number of Breakfast Briefings last year to introduce you to our courses and give you and opportunity to meet the trainers and discuss your needs for the course. With so many new courses on the agenda this year, we’re bringing back the Breakfast Briefings to […]

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Guest Post: Make Women’s day your starting block for change – Part 2

Make Women’s day your starting block for change Part 2 – International Women’s Day – March 8th International Woman’s Day International Woman’s Day annually held on March 8 to celebrate the importance of women in society and their influence, is on the horizon – waiting for us to capture the moment in pursuit of greater […]

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Guest Post: Make Women’s day your starting block for change – Part 1

Make Women’s day your starting block for change Part 1: Communication Success means living the life you want to. Your aptitude for communication as a woman is the key to change your life. 60 years of research does not lie. The saying above has been attributed to Dale Carnegie in 1936. Seen as one of […]

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Infographic: mobile video training

As an increasing number of tech-savvy Millennials enter the workforce and mobile devices  such as the iPad go mainstream; the speed and flexibility of mobile training is imperative to enhancing the learning experience and productivity of the modern workforce. This is why in order to maximize training programs, companies are turning to mobile based training […]

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