January 18, 2019 | Posted in the Blog

DPG joins forces with Learning Now TV

DPG have some exciting news in the world of Learning & Development!   We have recently joined Learning Now TV as a channel partner, a live-streamed internet TV channel specifically focused on L&D. LNTV contains a range of interesting interviews with industry experts on subjects relevant and topical to the industry. The site boasts a…

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January 2, 2019 | Posted in the Blog

Tips on making the most out of the DPG Community

This month, I’ll be celebrating my sixth anniversary of being a DPG Community member. When I joined the DPG Community I was a DPG customer and the community itself was just one year old. I’d enrolled on a CIPD Level 5 Learning and Development Programme at the time. I could not have imagined that some…

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November 22, 2018 | Posted in the Blog

Supporting Mothers in the Workplace

Balancing a career with raising a family can be a serious challenge – especially for new mums. Sleepless nights, colicky babies and sore bodies make for a trying time in the first few years of motherhood. Add to this the responsibilities of a full-time job and something has to give. To find out what mums…

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November 9, 2018 | Posted in the Blog

CIPD Professions for the Future – Profession Map

So, the long awaited all new CIPD profession map is out today!  If you are a CIPD member you can look at the detail on the CIPD website, but if you’re not or you want the highlights then here’s a summary for you: ‘The new Profession Map sets the international benchmark for the people profession’…

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October 4, 2018 | Posted in the Blog

Shocking Stories of Workplace Discrimination

In today’s world, discrimination in the workplace should be a thing of the past. Despite being illegal in the UK, discrimination in the workplace is still widespread. Discrimination based on age, sex, gender reassignment, race, and sexual orientation remains a reality for many.

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September 17, 2018 | Posted in the Blog

How a CIPD in Learning & Development Helped Sam Boucher

We are very fortunate to have engaged learners, who are willing to give detailed feedback. One such learner is Sam Boucher, an L&D Manager at Nationwide. We had a great chat with her after she completed her CIPD Level 5 in Learning & Development.

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September 14, 2018 | Posted in the Blog

DPG shortlisted for 3 industry awards

This week has seen DPG shortlisted for 3 industry awards, proving that we are leaders in delivering learning. Two award nominations come from the Training Journal Awards, as DPG and virtual College are up for the ‘Best Training Partnership’ award and the ‘Best Use of Technology in Learning’ award sponsored by Imparta. The third nomination…

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September 11, 2018 | Posted in the Blog

What makes a good leader?

School is back, the kids are gone. That’s right, you heard. They’re someone else’s problem now. Your regular weekday schedule may now resume.

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