Beyond the Zoom boom - training in a post-COVID world

When COVID-19 closed the door on most face-to-face interaction, the world switched to webinars, conference calls, and other forms of remote communication. Unfortunately, not every corporate function seamlessly transitioned from in-person to virtual. HR and learning & development teams faced the challenge of translating existing face-to-face training sessions into compelling virtual experiences.

Hot topic: Pandemic interventions for employers from the UK government, part two

​In early July, Rishi Sunak announced his plan for jobs which will provide financial support to the under-25s, one of the hardest-hit demographics of the pandemic. In the so-called 'mini-budget,' the chancellor also announced financial incentives for employers to both retain staff and create new jobs in a bid to boost the UK's economic recovery