5 ways to maximise learner engagement

November 22, 2019,3:52 pm

Everyone knows me as an experiential learning specialist but not everyone knows what that means. Many people assume that that means that I use games, exercises or tasks in my training programmes and that is true, but it is only …

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10 ways to engage the senses in learning

March 12, 2019,5:31 pm

Inspired by a workshop facilitated by the lovely Nicki Davey of Saltbox, I decided to write a short article about the ways I already engage people’s senses in learning for more curiosity, intrigue and to help learning more easily enter …

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5 of the Best Metalog Tools for Team Development

July 12, 2017,10:22 am

What are the best tools to use on team development day? Team development programmes benefit so much from problem-solving challenges and internal training teams get asked to provide these events constantly so this question is asked of me regularly! If …

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So you fancy putting your new …  

July 24, 2017,3:10 am

Level 3 Apprenticeship for Supervisors / Team Leaders in a Nutshell Are you thinking of putting some of your aspiring managers through a modern, trailblazer apprenticeship? If so, here a few important things you need to know… Firstly the great …

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5 recent scientific studies wi…  

July 24, 2017,3:12 am

1.We should maybe add a few sprints into our workshops… Bernward Winter and his colleagues tested participants’ ability to learn new made-up words for objects after either two intense sprints of three-minutes length, 40 minutes of gentle running or rest. …

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Shirley’s take on Asda Magic: …  

July 17, 2017,12:33 pm

Hits: 222 Having recently read this book and seen David speak on the topic last week, I thought people might be interested in an overview of the principles and a little bit of my take on them having worked to …

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5 steps to help design a great…  

July 17, 2017,11:27 am

Hits: 562 With recruitment and selction costing on average £5000 to £50,000 per person, it really does pay to select the right person first time round! And with research showing that the predictive validity of an interview is as low …

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5 Metalog tools that are great…  

July 17, 2017,11:28 am

Hits: 447 I’ve been lucky enough to be part of the revolution in recruitment; finding people that really can live up to what they say in interview so that there’s more chance of them being successful in the job! Part …

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10 ways to use picture cards i…  

July 12, 2017,12:21 pm

Hits: 3810 Picture cards are an essential part of every facilitator’s toolkit. They are powerful, elegant and easy to use tools that take communication to a whole new level because anyone looking at them makes their own instant associations. They …

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5 ways to maximise learner engagement

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Everyone knows me as an experiential learning specialist but not everyone knows what that means. Many people...

10 ways to engage the senses in learning

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Inspired by a workshop facilitated by the lovely Nicki Davey of Saltbox, I decided to write a...

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