Category Archives: All blog posts

Developing Future Female Leaders

In a bid to harness the talents and to address under representation of women in leadership positions, the London School of Hygiene & … More

Reflections on an action learning facilitator training set

As a relative newcomer to action learning, and the prospect of becoming a facilitator, I entered into the 3 day training session with … More

A hot topic at CIPD show – making sure learning ‘sticks’

CIPD’s recent L&D show convinced me that action learning has come of age. The focus of many of the talks and workshops was … More

‘Comrades in adversity’ – Action learning for charity chief executives

Commissioned by Lloyds Bank Foundation, ALA are delivering a pilot programme for chief executives of small charities in the North of England. Two … More

A leader’s role in building workplace resilience

I spent a fruitful Saturday morning last week, at my CIPD branch event – where a surprisingly large number of us came together … More

Global learning

The challenges of global learning and development – An OU initiative

Campaign for Learning Learning at Work week (15 – 21 May 2017) I was lucky enough to take time to attend a webinar … More

Action Learning and neuroscience

Neuroscience – a fascinating insight into why action learning is so effective

Neuroscience is helping us understand why the modern workplace can be such a challenging environment and why methods such as Action Learning are … More

The use of Creative Imagination and its value in Action Learning

A psychotherapists view of action learning To improve listening skills I have been facilitating and participating in Action Learning sets for around six … More

Action Learning Associates working with the African Prisons Project (APP)

The African Prisons Project is a charity whose aim is to support prisoners and staff to use their resources to help others. Those … More

New world challenges facing organisational development

I took time out to attend the CIPD Organisation Development conference sponsored by McKinsey & Company in central London earlier this month. While … More