Does Training Automation Mean The End Of Administrators?
Whenever an automated business system is mentioned in an organisation there is often a ripple of panic among administrators. Will this system replace my job? Will my hours get cut? What will my role be now? These are questions that we have heard on unlimited occasions! These worries and fears are completely unwarranted and an automated system actually expands job potential and can make your role much more exciting.Read more
How London College of Music Exam Board Made The Move To Automation
This series of blog posts explores how versatile a training management system can be and how automation software can benefit a range of organisations. We have explored how University of the Arts have increased profits, how Delta KN have improved eLearning delivery and how Lagoon Watersports have capitalised on seasonal business. This post explores how the London College of Music Exam Board uses software to schedule and manage over 90,000 exam bookings annually.Read more
How Does The Updated SRA Competence Statement Affect Your Practice?
In April 2015, the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) made the decision to update the Competence Statement to ensure that all solicitors remain competent to practice and undertake continuous professional development. As a result, from the 1st November 2016, all solicitors or registered European Lawyers (RELs) must keep a record of all training that they undertake for a period of at least 6 years.Read more
Here Is A Method That Helps University Of The Arts Increase Profits
Training management software can be used in various ways to increase profits, improve course delivery, automate communication along with numerous other benefits. Our previous blogs in the series have explored how a training management system are used by companies such as Northamptonshire Police, London Leisure College, Citizens Advice Service and Mace Business School. This blog takes a look at how automating administration has helped University of the Arts London increase profits year on year.Read more
3 Proven Benefits Of Training Automation For Trainers
When considering a new business system, it is crucial that all individuals and departments benefit from this change. Resistance is inevitable so it is incredibly important to understand the key priorities of each individual throughout an organisation. Fifth in the series, this blog focuses on the benefits to course trainers. Other posts have explored the advantages to Course Delegates, the Finance Team and even the Sales & Marketing Team.Read more
How To Successfully Lead Employees In Times Of Organisational Change
Following our previous blog 'Don't Fear Organisational Change' which highlighted the key misconceptions and benefits of a new business strategy, we have provided some top tips on how to successfully lead employees in times of organisational change. When you’re thinking about any kind of business change, it is crucial to ensure that all employees are aware and involved in the process. Change can sometimes be daunting if not everyone is aware of what’s going on so it's important to keep everyone in the loop.Read more
3 Common Misconceptions About New Business Systems
Many companies blindly follow “if it’s not broken, don’t fix it” mantras, but how can you adapt to broader business changes if you’re stuck in old habits and routines? Many businesses have been employing the same administration methods for years and haven’t recognised the benefits of the adapting technology in the market. But in many cases change can be a good thing! This blog post addresses some common change misconceptions.Read more
Buying An Automated System: Your Questions Answered
Throughout our years’ in the software purchasing arena we have been asked many different questions and not surprisingly also many of the same. The process of purchasing software is fairly standard across the board but we also appreciate that each organisation has specific areas of prioritisation. Using this experience we have answered a range of frequently asked questions to arm you during your search and selection of an automated solution.Read more
Can Automation Really Save Your Business 50% Admin Time?
If you have ever purchased a software system whether it be a CRM, LMS or training management system you will be sure to have heard the phrase ‘this product will save you time and money’. Perfect! Just what we are all looking for. But can it be true? Can we really reduce administration by introducing automation into our business?Read more
Is Using Multiple Software Systems An Effective Management Strategy?
When a company reaches a certain size, properly administering training can emerge as a growing concern. Targeting, enrolling, monitoring, recording and reporting on training becomes an issue for someone to solve – a very time consuming issue. And, when it comes to business, you cannot discuss Time without its companion Money.Read more