Explore our latest blog posts to find expert voices offering their advice on professional development, career advancement and the world of work.
How To Engage Your Employees
A new report reveals managers who are engaged with their employees and the workplace environment are three times more likely to have engaged employees, but how can you engage?
5 Things to Consider Before You Volunteer
Volunteering opportunities are all around and could be for a few hours, in your local area and even overseas. We have put together some things to consider.
Ethics and Purpose (A Guest Blog by Ann Maughan)
For Ann Maughan, Lead Assessor at PNE Developments, ethics refer to ethical behaviour based on values that are seen to be ‘right’.
How Can Organisations Combine Professional Development with Social Investment?
“Tomorrow’s learning is about ownership.” That that was the message from leading professional development organisation, OEB, as they announced this years’ conference theme. We share our thoughts on combining professional development and social investment.
What Makes an Effective Mentor?
A mentor can be fundamental to an individual’s professional development; they provide guidance, share their knowledge, and develop the skills of their mentees, thereby allowing them to get a head start in their career. But what qualities are needed to become an effective mentor?
How Can We Inspire and Advance Women Leaders?
March 8th marks International Women’s Day, the worldwide event which celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women.
Why I Volunteer (A Guest Blog by Melissa Middleton)
Melissa Middleton, Manager of PNE Enterprise, explains why volunteering is an incredibly rewarding experience in this blog post.
5 Tips for Distance Learning Success
Studying a distance learning course can be daunting especially if you are returning to study after a long break. We have 5 useful tips to help you get motivated, achieve your goals, and obtain the qualification you need.