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Identifying Workplace Safety and Health Leaders

Identifying Workplace Safety and Health Leaders Being National Safe Work Month, Trainwest will this month dedicate its blog posts to the topic of workplace safety and health. Having good workplace safety leaders is one of the most important factors required in order to establish a safe workplace environment and maintain a healthy workplace culture. Finding suitable […]

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The Influence of Learning Trends on Training

The Influence of Learning Trends on Training – The world as we know it today is constantly changing. Everyday something new and mind-blowing is reported in the news, and with the takeover social media has had on our lives – new ideas and trends are more easily shared than ever. This has an impact on […]

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Importance of Support in Training

The Importance of Structured Support in Training In today’s world, the workplace is a continually changing environment and for many the challenge of adopting new knowledge and skills on the job can be very challenging. This is especially relevant when employees are asked to undertake more training in order to upskill and meet workplace demands. […]

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Five Ways To Boost Training Effectiveness

At some point in a company’s lifespan, almost every business across Australia will invest huge amounts of time and money into training their staff, in the hope that this will be effective in influencing their behaviour for the better. However, research has found that the vast majority of information gained by training is totally unlearned within […]

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Why do good leaders fail?

We’ve witnessed the public downfall of leaders from almost every area of endeavour—business, politics, religion, and sports. One day they’re on top of the heap, the next, the heap’s on top of them. Of course, no one wants to imagine that such catastrophic failures could never happen to them. After all the hard work invested […]

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Are you a genuine leader or just bossy?

Being successful in business doesn’t always translate to being a successful leader. A truly great leader takes into consideration the many different factors that come along with leading others and always strives to achieve company goals and lift the team up with them. Genuine leaders should inspire and enable their team to do their best […]

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3 TED Talks on Leadership you have to see!

Are you looking for some inspiration on how to be a better leader in the work place? These TED Talks — from CEO’s, entrepreneurs and leadership experts — share hard-won wisdom on leadership. How great leaders inspire action: Simon Sinek has a simple but powerful model for inspirational leadership all starting with a golden circle and the […]

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Encouraging Employees to Learn

Encouragement is termed to be the action of giving someone support, confidence or hope. It also is defined as the act of trying to stimulate the development of an activity, state or belief. In the workplace it is important to encourage co-workers and bosses in any way possible as it has a great effect and […]

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Are you a traditional or collaborative leader?

As the corporate landscape is constantly changing, leadership styles must adapt to get the most out of workers, while still keeping them engaged and satisfied. The traditional leadership style is slowly becoming redundant as the future begins to head towards a more collaborative approach. Business experts are encouraging companies to start getting on board and […]

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