The R&D Lab

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Data Science: What To Expect in 2019

New advances in AI and Machine Learning mean that data can be applied in brand new ways, and in unprecedented modelling systems, to do much more than was possible just a few years ago.

The Importance of Leadership Training

As crews continue to grow larger, how can the industry support those in leadership roles?

5 Topics to Cover for Effective Sales Leadership Training

No matter how large your business or sales team, effective sales leadership training can be the difference between leading or lagging in your marketplace, profit and loss and, ultimately, success and failure.

What Is the Whole-Person Approach to Training & Development?

The whole-person approach is a holistic method that accounts for an individual's life and their vision of self, and offers up the resources that person needs to make that vision real.

Employers Prioritize Professional Development For Staff Research Finds

Nearly all employers (97%) are planning to maintain or increase their spend on employee benefits over the next two years, new research from the CIPD and LCP reveals.

Can Online Professional Development Courses Teach Data-Driven Decision Making?

This guest post from MIT focuses on whether online professional development courses, like MIT xPRO’s Data Science program, are successful in teaching data-driven decision making.

How Is Higher Ed Helping to Close the Global Knowledge Gaps?

The widening skills gap in many burgeoning industries is a topic that frequently gets included in front page news on the future of work.

Top of Mind: Experience API Will Bring Key Changes to L&D

Will xAPI change learning from being an art to science in the same way that digital marketing did for the ad agencies?

The Top 5 Trends in Learning & Development

From bite-sized training to experiential learning, let’s look at the top five learning and development trends.

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