‘Training has seen the future, and it’s confused.’ Trainers get social

Having visited this year’s Broadcast & Equality Training Regulator (BETR) Learning and Development in Broadcasting conference, the folks at AV Interactive are a tad downhearted. That’s because the conference focused on the inexorable rise of social and informal learning, placing the role of traditional AV equipment further down the pecking order. However, the article is a great synopsis of the points raised by the speakers, who included former Head of Learning at the BBC, Nigel Paine, Lloyds Banking Group’s learning director, Peter Butler and Donald Clark, director of UFI learndirect and former managing director of Epic.