Learning new skills to work with robots

Learning with robots

Changes at work involving automation will usher in a transformational period when employees must learn and be supported in how to adapt

When a pat on the back is worth more than a pay rise

Timely recognition of a job well done can be enough to energise and motivate staff – and worth more than a pay rise

Problems with the growing gig economy

The gig economy is growing, raising issues around the employment rights of workers and, for the low skilled, a race to the bottom of the pay scale

Gamification can engage staff and help professional development

A useful way of engaging staff and measuring results in a workplace learning programme, gamification may be entering a new wave

Different ways of developing your staff

One of the most effective ways to engage employees and retain high performers, as the global competition for talent continues to mount, is to provide learning and development

Man and machine are a winning team in the workplace

Far from a dystopian future, when the human race is struggling against domination by robots, smart machines could free workers from mundane tasks and improve job opportunities

Are robots a threat to the outsourcing industry?

Robots are threatening to undercut the outsourcing sector as almost everything that can be outsourced could be automated