Archive for 'Learning Impact – April 12th 2018'

The Social Worker’s Practice Manual

Not a textbook, a hands-on manual of practice – a practical guide from one of the UK’s most respected social work authors. Dr Neil Thompson.

Divided into thirty sections, each covering a key area of practice, this essential handbook will be ...


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Embedding Learning in Practice

For many years I have been making the point that it is a mistake to equate learning with training, but, despite that, the message still needs to be emphasised as I regularly come across instances where this misunderstanding occurs.

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Kathryn Schulz video on ‘being wrong’

Most of us will do anything to avoid being wrong. But what if we’re wrong about that? “Wrongologist” Kathryn Schulz makes a compelling case for not just admitting but embracing our fallibility.

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Neuroscience and the learning brain: Is there a better way?

Can the findings of neuroscience help learning and development professionals design more effective learning experiences? 2.5 years ago, I couldn’t have answered that question for you. But after quitting my job as a Canadian director of learning, in pursuit of certificates in neuroscience from ...


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The future of technology and learning

This report reflects on the strategic aims and uptake of digital learning in organisations. The research draws on data from the Towards Maturity Benchmark Survey, an internationally recognized longitudinal study on the effective implementation of learning innovation based on ...


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Books by Dr Neil Thompson

Check out the many and varied titles available from leading author Dr Neil Thompson

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