Debunking Can Be Fun – Pseudoscience Ahoy?

A fascinating article from Frontiers on the psychology of learning gives a good drubbing to some of the nonsense pseudoscience that are still doing the rounds. It also has a handy guide on how to spot these and other nonsense. Learning Styles anyone? VAK? You know who you are. Serious about learning in the workplace? […]

Porn Again – How Censorship is a Threat to Business

The proposed age verification system for pornography has nothing to do with business right? We don’t think so, but how about you? The video below from the Parliamentary Communication committee discusses this thorny issue which has huge implications for security. Security of the Individual, the Internet, businesses on it and those of us who use […]

Apprentices and NEETS – No Jewel in any Crown

This is the single most rewarding aspect of what we do and we hope our new seminar “Staying the Course – (motivating NEETS and Apprentices to gain completion) will allow us to do more of this. 794,000 people aged 16-24 were Not in Education, Employment or Training (NEET) in the final quarter of 2017, 11.2% […]

Transfer – A Journey: Partnership Opportunities

As we have received a number of requests in regards partnering opportunities here is some information. We are looking for Vanguard Organisation Partners (VOP) who wish to add a product to the portfolio they offer to clients and customers that provides a residual income to the business activities. These partners will be the first in […]

Trans* – A Rainbow of Colours

  CBS News provides a very interesting article on Gender that proves enlightening!   They are called non-binary. They use different pronouns than the rest of us. And they do not identify with being either a man or a woman. Rather, these individuals often choose to reject gender completely, blend aspects of both, or to […]

Shame for Primark – Is It Time For Some Organisations Wake Up?

This is astonishing news from a major retailer in 2018, and a sign of how inadequacy in the area of equality and diversity is still prevalent and can be a very expensive mistake. In our work with organisations like the University of Manchester, who genuinely care about employee wellbeing we can see that they are […]

Fantastic News – Transfer – A Journey and Stonewall

We are pleased to announce that our seminar Transfer – A Journey has been recognised as a reason in the fantastic jump the University of Manchester has taken in the Stonewall Top 100 Employers 2018. We are proud and pleased to be a part of the outstanding work they are carrying out in this area […]

Transfer – A Journey – New Seminar Dates Available

The new dates for the Transfer Seminar in Manchester are now available. GM Members can get this at a reduced price. See here for details. For more information please visit pur podcast. Transfer – A Journey: An Introductory Podcast

Read it and Weep!

Carl Sagan was an utter genius. Look no further than the below. This is as true of learning in business as it has ever been. Don’t fall for snake oil nonsense, contact us instead.  

Terrifying But Vital – From the BBC

I find it hard to explain the harrowing effect this documentary had on me last night. I was reduced to tears by the power of the individual testimonials and shaking with rage at the callous disregard for fellow human beings the perpetrators displayed through the vile actions they took. I had just spent a wonderful […]