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Hi All,

I started my Level 5 Diploma in July and have not been able to commit as much time as I would like to so far; just wanted to see if anyone else was feeling in the same position and what have people done to help with this?


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CPD with G: curration for the people occupation

What with the Bank Holiday, may have been a short week last week, yet still dozens of email newsletters continue fill up our inboxes – it’s almost as if they are automated with no actual thought behind them! Hmm. Anyway, fear not, I’ve taken a…

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Winter economy plan - financial support for businesses impacted by COVID

The chancellor has announced new measures to take us into the winter.  I've picked out a few key points: - The scheme will run for 6 months from 1st Nov. - Workers will be paid by employers for the hours they work. Where workers are working 33% or more of their normal hours - for hours that cannot be worked, employers will pay for a third of those hours and the government will pay another third.  Thus workers will be paid for two-thirds of the hours they have lost as a result of COVID - capped…

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Make the most of your inclusive Learning & Performance Institute membership

We're putting on a short webinar to give you a tour of the LPI website. I'll introduce the session before handing over to Michael Strawbridge who is LPI's Global Head of Content, Networks & Member Services. Come along and see what this service can do for you. If you are a DPG student studying L&D, you are already a member. Here is a direct link to the event: https://community.dpgplc.co.uk/events-to-develop-yourself/making-the-most-your-lpi-membership :)

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Keeping positive!

To all the lovely L&D and HR leaders - here is a personal resource of how I combat all that negativity and anxiety around the Covid19 - by focussing on some 'Good News' (literally)I wanted to share with all of you, as it has really made a change in my day-to-day and I hope, it will cheer you up a bit too -especially if you need to self-isolate, socially distance or work remotely > https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/How do you uplift your spirit?Stay well, stay positive!Iris 

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