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How a 16th century Japanese samurai revolutionised compliance at AXA Insurance

How the learning team at AXA Insurance proved that big budgets or expensive hardware aren't needed for tangible business impact.

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Game changer: How staff at GAME are using learning technologies to win in a competitive market

How GAME used interactive content, social and gamification approaches in their LMS to successfully engage learners.


Mobile-First Learning and Communications at Vodafone

Vodafone UK radically changed their approach to both learning and internal communications across their Retail estate.

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Delivering Bottom-Line Results at the Speed of Business at TalkTalk

This case study focuses on how TalkTalk designed a programme to meet rapidly changing business needs in just 8-weeks.

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How We Modernised Our Learning and Development Model, Mindset and Capabilities

Michelle Ockers illustrates how the mindset, practices and capabilities changed during her time at Coca Cola Amatil.


Meeting Global Security and Compliance Needs the Fun (and Effective!) Way at PwC

PwC creates a fun and interactive approach to change behaviour and meets its global security and compliance needs.

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Embedding Change at O2 Using 70:20:10

How O2 employed the 70:20:10 model to bring about cultural change, increase productivity and improve customer experience.

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Interview: Discussing the Future of Learning with Derek Bruce, ABN AMRO

Laura Overton catches up with Derek Bruce before their seminar at the CIPD L&D Show to discuss the future of learning.

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Supporting a shift in learning culture at Citi

How a 200 year old bank is transforming learning and driving inovation.

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How ERR are Transforming Learning to Tackle the UK Skills Shortage

ERR took two golds at the 2015 elearning awards. We explore how they did it and what we can learn from them.

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Building a Unified Global Business Through Learning Innovation at Brambles

Learn how the L&D team worked with business leaders to overcome the challenges of a changing business strategy and a diverse structure.

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Mind The Skills Gap at Transport for London

7 takeaways from this award-winning intervention for transforming customer service training at Transport for London.

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eLearning to the rescue at CRI

Big compliance project, tight deadlines and no budget? Check out this award-winning story from the Charity sector for great tips!


Leadership Excellence in Disaster Response

Disaster Ready.org is capturing the power of e-learning to ease suffering and save lives in disaster zones across the globe.


BMJ Quality in distance learning

The BMJ prescribes a dose of e-learning to frontline healthcare staff in their pursuit of improving quality and influencing change

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Redefining Leadership Development at the NHS

The NHS is meeting the growing demands of leaders with a wide range of initiatives, including real patients in the feedback process.

Two Award-Winning L&D Leaders Share Their Insight on Benchmarking

Jane Daly (M&S) and Hesketh Emden (NHS Property Services) tell us how the Towards Maturity Benchmark impacted their L&D strategies.

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Worldmark Academy:Transforming Learning and Business Culture

Worldmark needed to rapidly create a new learning culture that would max individual performance & meet employee and business needs...

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LV= Game, Set and Match learners needs to business goals

LV= found rapid solutions to customer & staff frustrations by training people collaboratively, outside the classroom and in real-time.

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How Benchmarking Brought Change at FirstGroup

Niall Gavin explains why he benchmarked with Towards Maturity and what he did differently as a result.

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Tips from Top Deck Learning Companies

Four Top Deck learning companies share tips for getting started and going deeper.

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Channel 4: How to Push Broadcasting Boundaries and Remain Compliant

Channel 4's big question was how to comply with the rule book, but at the same time still push the boundaries with creative content.


Evolving L&D at University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust

Southampton University Foundation NHS Trust invests in its L&D and enjoys healthy results


Evolving L&D at PwC

PwC have created a digital learning academy for L&D professionals where they scan the horizon the new developments...


Evolving L&D at the MOD

MOD culture has always embraced learning & development, but it was clear that old ways of delivering the service had to change...


Evolving L&D at McDonald's

McDonald's UK L&D team has ensured that the co. has remained nimble & responsive to changes that threaten to eat away market position

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Evolving L&D at Mattel

Mattel shares how it maintains its global presence by maintaining cultural sensitivity and focussing on business outcomes

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Evolving L&D at Barnardos

Barnardos L&D culture of responsiveness and willingness to continuously acquire new skills results in meeting staff needs & co. goals

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Implementing Successful Social 'peer-to-peer' Learning

Faced with the challenge of merging 3 companies into 1, Santa Fe Group embraced social learning to ensure growth.

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8 Tips for Transforming Compliance Training from Tesco

Top tips we gleaned from the award-winning compliance programme at Tesco, winner of an elearning Age award in 2014.


Oxfam aWASH with Expertise to Transform Lives

Oxfam GB uses learning innovation to Get the Edge in its battle to tackle water-related disease and poverty worldwide


Howden's Induction Process Gets The Edge Through Learning Innovation

Read how Howden managed to Get The Edge with their new engineers up and running faster.

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Learning Innovation Delivers Business Transformation at HC-One

Find out how the award-winning HC-One has used learning to deliver the kindest care (and transform an industry).

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Pushing the boundaries of Learning innovation at PwC

An original TM Benchmark participant, PwC demonstrate why they are leading the way in learning innovation 10 years on.

How benchmarking boosts results in the charity sector

The Towards Maturity Benchmark has underpinned workshop activity with CLC members for the last 4 years - take a look at the results.

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Worldmark puts its stamp on its use of synchronous e-learning

Faced with rapid change & employees in 15 different countries Worldmark uses the might of e-learning to attain business/learning needs.


Top Tips from Inmarsat for shifting customer training online

Ant Pugh from Inmarsat shares his story in with L&D professionals at the #LT14UK Towards Maturity eXchanges

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Resuscitation Council breathes new life into e-learning

The Resuscitation Council and Unit 9 produce award-winning LIFESAVER project - in response to an urgent need to help save many lives

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The British Army compliance training goes mobile

The British Army overcomes barriers of culture & distance to uses mobile technology to meet the needs of it millennial learners

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How social learning gives compliance training at Virgin Media the edge in delivering – engagement and bottom line results

Virgin Media gives a master class in synchronous elearning to meet IT compliance standards, enabling it to enhance its competitive edge

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How to recycle your e-learning content – hints and tips from Civil Service Learning

Epic works with the Civil Service to streamline its e-learning material, rolling it out in a refreshing and consistent suite of courses


No1 for Customer Care by empowering and engaging the team at Boots UK

Boots UK's in-house design team ensures that its e-learning helps the company achieve its goal in becoming No.1 for customer care

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Accessible, inclusive mobile learning for all

Opening up Enterprise mobility with Redware, the gold winner of the most innovative New hardware/software solution

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Building on Strong Foundations at the Priory Group

Priory shows that its learning programme continues to deliver impressive results, empowering staff and delivering bottom line results

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Make mobile learning and communications work for your organisation

At a LINE event at the Royal Institution, Piers Lea and others spoke about the impact of m-learning on organisational comms & learning


QA’s secrets of success to supporting busy sales teams with social learning

Awarding winning QA shows that it really does walk the walk in using social media to helping its staff to learn


E-learning helps the Royal Yachting Association to navigate its way to success

Oceans-apart describes the challenges that the RYA and Mind Click faced in overcoming the way things-are-done-here with learning


Communication confidence – building the foundations for global change at Arrow Electronics

One Europe enables Arrow Electronic to respond quickly and efficiently to the increasing globalisation of their market


When e-learning becomes a matter of life and death!

Gold e-learning 2012 award winners Startraq’s ground breaking driving safety programme increases road safety and saves many lives.

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Building professional excellence in the advertising industry

Best Online Distance Learning Award 2012 winners provide 10 top tips for creating engaging, accredited learning

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Characteristics of a successful Learning Technology Strategist

Cable & Wireless prove that during times of change, e-learning can bring significant cost savings, business results and innovation!

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Responding rapidly to deliver customer excellence at BT Retail

Award winner BT Retail uses short video content to ensure e-learning improves customer service and saves millions of pounds in costs!


Building vocational skills faster with innovative 3D simulations

Double award winner Train4TradeSkills use of creative gaming techology transforms trainees into a confident workforce & reduces costs!

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LINE and AO Foundation bring dry bones of theory to life.

Learn how LINE transformed training for junior traumer surgeons at AO with creative, world-class e-learning.

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Thomson Reuters found the Recipe that Ensures its Learning is Linked to Business Success

Discover what it takes to combine e-learning and management in order to increase business responsiveness.

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Building tomorrow’s leaders today – lessons from the National College for School Leadership

To ensure organisational growth, how can you develop the talent of leaders when drawn from diverse backgrounds?

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Howden’s use of creative flair to ensure eLearning leads to business success.

Want to find out how eLearning can boost productivity, cut costs and create a happy workforce? Yes, it is possible, read on...

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Learning Technology boosts business results at Dixons Retail

Find out how Dixons Retail are improving customer services and business results by integrating formal and informal learning


A new bite sized approach to Leadership and management training

Profiling LiveTime – gold winner of the elearning awards 2011 for Synchronous learning

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Barnardos delivers e-learning excellence

This award winning case study of a top quartile performer how to achieve excellence on a limited budget!


Cambian Achieves excellence with e-learning

Practical lessons from award winning Cambian Group to deliver widespread adoption and excellent results

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Leadership Learning innovation at Eversheds

Discover how Eversheds have used the down times to embed learning innovation into the organisation

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Atos makes compliance pay

Compliance training at Atos reduces abscence because staff are healthier


Towards Maturity celebrates Macmillan Cancer support

Celebrating learning innovation in MacMillan Cancer support's 100th Year.

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Management learning goes according to Plan

An update on Plan International's leadership programme

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Tips for establishing a local champion network from the National Autistic society

Practical tips on how to establish a network of local champions


Rejuvenating Marketing Training at British American Tobacco

What do you do when your successful global programme starts to get tired? Tinker at the edges or take a more radical approach?


Using Online Video to Engage Busy Leaders

Using online video as a tool for stimulating discussion, coaching and sharing ideas, Teachers TV offers short, sharp, effective CPD.

MyWorkSearch shows how learning innovation can transform business

Pick up ideas for integrating learning into workflow from this award winning implementation at MyWorkSearch


Dignity: The Heart of the RCN with e-learning

Dignity: At the heart of everything at the Royal College of Nursing with e-learning playing a vital role.


e-learning a natural for those with Learning Disabilities

‘All About Us’ from the FPA helps those with learning disabilities on sexual health & relationships

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Taste of Medicine providing Healthcare career opportunities

‘Taste of Medicine’ challenges stereotypes and provides Health career opportunities for everyone.

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Cable & Wireless Worldwide's - flexible learning for business advantage

Practical ideas on to ensure learning is responsive to changing business priorities- find out more


Environmentally Friendly e-learning @ AXA PPP Healthcare

Award winning e-learning for Environmental Management @ AXA PPP healthcare

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Minimising Fraud Risk @ Legal & General

Creative e-learning Minimising the Risk of Fraud @ Legal & General


Justice Academy at MoJ

Strategic development of an on-line academy at the Ministry of Justice delivers results


Securing global e-learning adoption at Aviva

This award winning project shows how Aviva engaged 16000 learners in 28 countries in just 6 weeks.

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National School of Government reaches ¼ million learners

Delivering learning to 320 different organisations; widespread adoption guaranteed at 20p a learner


Impact of Leadership at Hammonds Furniture

Great business return from simple learning technology when the CEO gets involved


Award Winning e-learning at E-FLI

Award Winning e-Learning takes off at E-FLI


Re-engineering L&D for effective performance at Xerox Europe

Re-engineering L&D to deliver Continuous Learning for Effective Performance at Xerox Europe


Improving staff morale, lowering staff turnover and reducing costs at Lloyds Banking Group

Improving staff morale, lowering staff turnover and reducing costs at Lloyds Banking Group (HBOS)


Increasing sales & improving business performance with e-learning @ Boots

e-Learning as a New Approach is Increasing Sales & Improving Business Performance @ Boots


Learning innovation delivers business results at Sky


Award Winning e-learning from Care Management Group

How Care Management Group implemented e-learning from scratch, generating savings in excess of £300,000 per year.


Doctors.net.uk deliver Infection Control Training

The success of effective marketing strategies promoting a quality product.


Award winning e-learning at Citroen

Award winning rapid e-learning at Citroen saves time and improves productivity.


The bottom line impact of success at NCALT

Delivering Key Financial Benefits through e-learning @ NCALT for UK Police Forces as part of 'Evidence for Change'

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Meeting the needs of a pan-European network via the Ford Foundation

An insight from LINE on how Ford has met the training needs of their pan-European network of dealers delivering real business benefits.

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English as a Second Language - at Hilton, Deloitte and ArcelorMittal

Three organisations share their experiences with 'English as a Second Language'

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Building Foundations for Growth at the Priory Group

How L&D staff at Priory Group used learning technologies to build strong foundations for business growth and save £9 mill over 5 years.

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Coventry Building Society delivers more learning but at less cost


ACS's use of 3D virtual environments in corporate learning

Lesson's from global outsourcing company ACS's use of 3D virtual worlds in corporate learning

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Dealing with fraudulent applications at Identity & Passport Service

Blended learning programme helps to deter & detect fraudulent applications at Identity & Passport Service.

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Centre for iso9000 Global Delivery of Quality Management

On-line delivery is the answer to world-wide quality management training of consistent quality.

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Devon County Council improves efficiency with web conferencing

Large scale restructuring inspired learning innovation that is delivering results and saving money!

Local employers benefit from Walsall College in the Workplace

Getting NVQs faster, Walsall College shows the way


Performance Zone - the heart of online learning at Bupa

Performance Zone - the innovative application of technology is the heart of Online Learning @ Bupa


Liverpool's taxi drivers learn on the move

Innovative partnerships from the BLOOM project brings skills for life learning into the driving seat, literally!

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Introducing e-learning to SABMiller

How SABMiller made a great first impression when they introduced learning technologies to their European operation for the first time!


Harnessing Team Strengths and L&D Evolving at AXA

Harnessing team strengths to deliver e-learning across AXA UK has lead to L&D evolving in the organisation.

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Rapid e-learning transforms leadership development at the BBC

An ambitious blended learning programme that cut cost and reduced development time by 80% whilst maintaining effectiveness and quality

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The Dental Channel webinar, better and cheaper delivery

Webinars saves the dental profession an estimated £1/4 million pounds; and learnt many valuable lessons.


Exploring e-learning in the travel industry

Lars Hyland (Brightwave) explores how e-learning helps build trust and improve customer care at BA and TUI.


BT Dares to Share

Follow the next step in BT's e-learning journey as they build the business case for social learning

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Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks save on compliance

Two major banks cherry pick expertise from the e-learning industry and demonstrate cash savings


Learning engagement at Diageo

Achieving high levels of learning engagement with Diageo’s Diagnostic Tool.


NCALT - award winning e-learning

NCALT stormed the 2008 e-learning awards with their approach to delivering e-learning in the Police - find out how.

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A Truly Global Innovative Blend by PLAN

An award winning case study of a Truly Global Innovative Blend by PLAN

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Royal Shakespeare Company Enter E-learning with compliance

Royal Shakespeare Company acts to introduce e-learning with compliance to Health and Safety


OffPAT switches on to Next Generation Learning

The Office of Project and Programme Advice (OffPAT) has recently introduced Next Generation Learning into their organisation.


Driving change at Toyota Motor Europe

This award winning implementation looks at practical tips for supporting and engaging diverse audiences .

GAME stores Xcite retail staff to boost sales

Blended learning in stores helped staff boost sales by 6%


Fully accessible e-learning at BT

BT’s collaborative authoring system ensures compliance with the company’s commitment to accessibility.

Royal Navy revolutionises Engineering Training

The Royal Navy uses e-learning for Modern Apprentices; the result, more practical, shorter course, more leadership skills.

Environment Agency - a story about water law

Environment Agency delivers training with immediate effect and lowers its carbon footprint

Professional Institute (IRRV) improves Local Authority and DWP staff skills

Read how professional institutes are a gateway to improved staff skills.

Environment Agency - Pollution control

The Environment Agency uses simultation and assessment to improve the quality of inspections for intensive farming units.

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Modern Councillor from Learningpool

Modern Councillor from Learning Pool - an innovative service for local authorities.

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A Master Class - Hibernia College and Pfizer breaking new ground

“A Master Class” - Hibernia College & Pfizer breaking new ground with an Online Master of Science Degree in Pharmaceutical Medicine


Transforming Customer Service at Johnson Controls

This fascinating case study provides insight on a shared transformation plan between Johnson Controls (JCI) and Barclays Bank using…

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Transforming a Business - the e-learning Journey @ Cable&Wireless

“One of the biggest business turnarounds attempted in British Industry in the last 50 years”

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One small step for e-learning and a giant leap at The British Council

Ensuring complete understanding and compliance with corporate policy on performance management, recruitment and selection…


Mobile Video nuggets support learning at Vodafone Ireland

Channel Content were commended for their work with Vodafone at the 2007 e-learning awards, find out more..

Superquinn - new skills for Irish supermarket staff

e-learning award winner for widespread adoption 2007


e-induction @ Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

First time users, Rotherham MBC show the way in adopting e-learning for their award winning e-induction programme.

Royal Caribbean Cruise Line - Cruising for Success

Award winning programme to engage travel partners and boost revenue

London Gifted & Talented - a learning community that works

Learn from the successful experience of 800 learners in 382 locations who are actively engaged in learning from each other on-line.

NHS – Expanding training for Radiologists

Elearning for Health (ElfH) ;deliver 600 hrs of high quality learning in a great collaborative project

Virgin Atlantic Airways - Excellence in Induction

High quality induction for new hires worldwide, available before joining


Ikea - using learning technologies to find missing stock


Blended CHEERS Programme brings Good Health

A classic example of IT systems introduction with improved performance and faster route to competence for new hires.

Uniaid engages 2.3 million learners

Uniaid together with Epic were given a special mention for achieving widespread adoption of learning in this year's e-learning awards

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LB Brent - e-learning on a budget

LB Brent - finalist in 2006 e-learning award for e-learning on a budget

Cadburys Schweppes - reskilling dispersed audiences fast!

How Cadbury's Schweppes embedded learning into the roll out of their new performance management system

Coca-Cola- virtual Leadership programme

Doctors.net use e-learning to prevent future crisis

The Dental Chanel increases e-learning Takeup

CareUK: Winning a return in the care industry

NHS Wales pilots light touch NVQ

Technology enables delivery of precision IT User skills

e-learning at Sadeh Lok

A short video testimony about e-learning in a small business

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Scottish Prison Service

The role of e-learning in respecting individuals and recognising rights.

BAE systems' learning journey

A journey towards e-learning maturity

Department of Work and Pensions

See how technology has transformed strategic learning interventions at the DWP


Informal learning at Student Loans Company

Addressing the learning needs of the google generation.

Virgin Atlantic Airways demonstrate return on investment


UKI Partnerships introduce eNVQs for contact centre staff


Crown Prosecution Service


BT - mobile learning for field engineers


The Priory Group


Safeway Stores

University on the Shop Floor

Polymers Pilot Project


RBS:impact of new technologies on staff learning

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BBC - sharing knowledge with podcasts, wiki's and blogs

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Virtual Centre of Learning Excellence ( Manufacturing in NE)

Frontline - elearning for customer support

NHS Information Authority

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BBC - Line Communications

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Computeach - Coaching and Mentoring


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Date: September 08, 2011  Keywords: award winning, e-assessment, learner engagement

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