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BIG ANNOUNCEMENT – Chartered Manager

John Moore / 14th December, 2016

From January 2017, anyone registering for a Level 5 or 7 Diploma in management and leadership, professional consulting or coaching and mentoring will automatically be assessed to gain recognition as a Chartered Manager.   Get the additional recognition   Exponential is always looking for ways to add value for our customers. Throughout 2016, more and more managers, coaches and consultants asked Exponential Training about...

Millennials Killing Their Bosses

John Moore / 13th December, 2016

I-GEN or to give it its full title “Interwork between Generation Z and Employers” is bridging the gap between employers and young people. Jumping from education straight into the world of work is a daunting prospect for many young people. Equally, the experience of employing a young person can be a shock to many smaller business – I-Gen bridges the divide. Challenges Facing Businesses Today Businesses throughout Europe are having to...

Usewine – A Toast to the New Year!

John Moore / 1st December, 2016

Business traditionally focuses on the bottom-line meaning profits. The Usewine project is about the triple bottom-line: PROFITS, PEOPLE and PLANET. How well is your organisation doing on its triple bottom-line? What is the Usewine Triple Bottom-line? The phrase “the triple bottom line” was first coined by John Elkington, the founder of a British consultancy called SustainAbility. He proposed that companies should be preparing three...

TeamMate360

John Moore / 25th November, 2016

TeamMate360 will provide a complete 360-degree assessment of the team performance. TeamMate360 will help to transform the way managers and companies manage and support virtual or remote teams. What is TeamMate 360 About? TeamMate 360 will build on the success of two previous and highly successful programmes – Perspectives 360 and a training programme called Improving Team Performance. The TeamMate360 assessment platform will enable...

Are you fit for business growth?

John Moore / 13th November, 2016

With increasing levels of stress at work, growing companies need strategies to ensure the health and welfare of employees whilst meeting business targets. The answer is Fit4BusinessGrowth (F4BG). Helping Businesses to Improve Performance Unlike many business growth programmes which focus purely on how to accelerate growth and expansion, F4BG also looks at the people that make growth happen – the employees. The F4BG Model comprises 16...

Exponential and Business Optimism Post BREXIT

John Moore / 10th November, 2016

Despite the shock result of the BREXIT referendum, Exponential Training and other businesses in the UK are not as pessimistic about the economy as the media might have you believe. Let’s look at the evidence. Latest Business Research New research from Grant Thornton International has found that business confidence in the Midlands remained strong in the third quarter of 2016, despite the UK’s vote to leave the European Union. It found that...

DiTEM

John Moore / 4th November, 2016

To give this project it’s full name, Digital Transformation of European Micro Enterprises is about developing an innovative learning pathway for entrepreneurs and managers to be able to implement strategies to support the digital transformation of their enterprises. A Digital Transformation in Small Businesses Recognising the underutilisation by the majority of small and medium-sized enterprises, partners will design and deliver a new...

The trouble with projects is…

John Moore / 26th October, 2016

Project IPEC is an innovative Erasmus+ project that has the potential to transform the way small businesses manage projects. Next year will see the launch of Project IPEC a new project management app designed specifically for small and medium-sized businesses. Why not get the app? Most projects overrun on time and budget FACT #1: Projects overrun on both time and costs. FACT #2: Most projects fail to deliver the proposed results and...

Flipping First

John Moore / 13th October, 2016

Unless you have been asleep for 15 years, you cannot help but notice that technology has and continues to change the way people work and learn. The latest wave of technology sees the widespread use of ‘flipping’. What on earth is ‘flipping’? What is ‘Flipping’? One definition of flipping suggest that it is: '… a pedagogical approach in which direct instruction moves from the group learning space to the individual learning...

Exponential Carries on Despite BREXIT

John Moore / 31st July, 2016

The UK may have voted to leave the EU, but Exponential Training continues to forge partnerships with education and training institutes throughout Europe. As a result of a series of successful Erasmus+ applications, we will be working with another 16 European Partners over the next three years. One of the founding principles of Exponential Training is embracing and adapting new ideas, technologies and delivery models. One way we achieve this...