The Lean Learner Journey

I’ve argued previously that there are two key perspectives to consider when looking at the learner journey – both the efficiency and the effectiveness.  Getting it right on both fronts is not easy, but I’ve seen as many examples of good practice as I’ve seen...

Maximising Commercial Opportunities in Further Education

Many colleges have understood for some time that reducing over-reliance on learner funding and developing alternative sources of income has been a good way to bolster finances and somewhat insulate themselves from risks to traditional funding. Focusing on training and...

Is it time to adjust your management style?

In theory, management is designed to improve productivity, but this is increasingly not the case. In today’s workplace there is an excess management epidemic, and it is impacting your workers. Whilst a manager may believe that asking their workers for several updates...