This sector has great vision for technology-enabled learning, but is still looking for ways to overcome barriers and increase its ROI.
This sector is leading the way in customer-activated learning, compliance and product rollouts - but not without its challenges.
Invaluable insights that will help L&D teams in Retail & Wholesale Trade deliver great results.
The Towards Maturity Benchmark equips L&D & HR leaders with everything they need to modernise learning provision.
Towards Maturity releases early insights and valuable tips from L&D and compliance leaders around the globe.
Challenge your assumptions: How do managers, sales people and new starters really learn what they need to do their job?
New CIPD/Towards Maturity research looks at the skills gaps that need to be addressed if L&D are to respond more effectively to change.
Benchmark your compliance programmes with the best of the best and get immediate feedback on how to improve engagement and results.
This In-Focus report shares practical tips and checklists for building competency in your organisation.
Read 6 tips for global L&D leaders and our latest findings on learning strategy in global organisations.
Check out these early insights from our current study and find out how your programmes compare.
We invite L&D leaders to contribute to the latest industry research into innovative and successful leadership development programmes.
The launch of the 2014-15 Towards Maturity Benchmark Study, Modernising Learning: Delivering Results.
The 2014-15 Towards Maturity Benchmark study in numbers! Just click and share!
Dr Chai Patel Chairman of HC-One challenges business and learning leaders to take action in his foreword to the 2014-15 Benchmark Study
This In-Focus report shares nine tips for optimising talent in your organisation
How does technology-enabled learning in Australasia differ from the UK, and what lessons can we learn from each other?
New Towards Maturity Research highlights seven steps for improving staff engagement through technology enabled learning
Powerful research on nearly 500 hundred organisations shows how mobile technology can be successfully incorporated into the workplace.
Insights from 600 L&D Leaders around the globe to help you accelerate progress and deliver results
Six lessons from MOOCs to improve corporate learning design
Download this updated In-Focus report for 7 tips to help L&D effectively integrate learning and business priorities.
Powerful evidence for L&D profesionals in the Charity sector:What is working? What isn't? How to improve results?
New research from Towards Maturity - how 2,000 learners in the private sector are learning what they need to do their jobs!
A new Towards Maturity Report on learning innovation in the Automotive sector sponsored by Raytheon Professional Services
Newly published research looks at how to support new flexible ways of working with new ways of learning.
Download and share this framework for learning and business success in 2014.
New research shows the legal sector how technology-enabled learning can prepare it for the 21st Century business environment.
Date: December 05, 2013 Posted by: Marnie Threapleton Keywords:
Press release - Laura Overton celebrates 10 years of longitudinal data with 9 themes from the 2013 Benchmark Report 2013
This new report looks at the huge importance of integrating learning into the workplace & the important role technology has to play
New compliance training study released today shows the hopes and realities of technology-enabled compliance training.
Date: June 17, 2013 Keywords: Union Learning
New Professional Services L&D Benchmark report now available in the Towards Maturity Shop
A New Towards Maturity In-Focus Report coming soon to introduce the Towards Maturity Alignment Index
New Towards Maturity In-Focus Paper sheds light on how to use online experiential learning to build skills at work
Date: May 10, 2013 Keywords: Towards Maturity Benchmark
New Spotlight on Finance Report now available - How do you compare with your peers?
New benchmark study to support effective learning innovation in the automotive sector. NOW AVAILABLE
The 2013 Towards Maturity Benchmark brings speed to change for L&D professionals - download it today
First study of it's kind to investigate how to improve compliance training!
Why the industry has to move beyond course completions as our indicator of learning technology success!
New report uses independent research findings to highlight practical ways to implement m-learning successfully
Date: January 14, 2013 Keywords: Towards Maturity Benchmark
New infographic illustrates e-learning benchmark findings to help you set targets and strategy for 2013
Towards Maturity’s 2012 Benchmark Study highlights the major business benefits achieved through learning technologies
Leading in-depth industry benchmark report now available to download for free
Richard Beaven, Customer Services Director, at Lloyds Banking Group, provides business perspective on latest benchmark.
New In-Focus report, supported by our Founding Ambassador EPIC as part of their Forward Thinking programme.
Improving confidence and increasing engagement - early findings and news from latest study.
If you haven't taken part in a TM benchmark before, here are 10 FAQs you might want to read.
Bookmark this page for the latest news about the 2012-13 Towards Maturity Benchmark
Date: April 18, 2012 Keywords:
How can technology help build practical skills that translate to real world goals & needs? Let us know your ideas in a new quick study
Date: April 16, 2012 Keywords: customer care
A new study to help compare and improve how you use learning technologies to drive better relationships with customers
Compare and improve how you use learning technologies to drive better relationships with customers
25% discount for all Towards Maturity Research Community and ELN members for new Spotlight sector benchmarks.
Share this infographic of key findings from the 2011-12 Towards Maturity Benchmark to help you grab stakeholder attention!
What will you find in the 2011-12 Towards Maturity Benchmark released today?
Speedy benchmark study in partnership with REDTRAY digs deeper into how live online learning is being used.
A new report commissioned by Toyota Europe Europe investigates how the automotive sector is adopting learning technologies
Study by Epic shares learner insights to inform mobile learning strategy
Download Boosting Business Agility - the 2011-12 Towards Maturity Benchmark
A new Towards Maturity Benchmark investigating how technology is enabling leadership development
The role of social media in learning - 2 research perspectives from CARA Group (USA) and Towards Maturity (UK)
Date: December 08, 2010 Posted by: Laura Overton Keywords:
Tell us your expectations of e-learning in the next 10 years & have a chance to win a free place at Learning Technologies 2011.
Date: November 29, 2010 Keywords: Press release
News - L&D must seize the day or risk losing credibility says new Towards Maturity Benchmark Survey
Initial findings from UK's most comprehensive learning technology benchmark now available.
What do we really know about learners in our organisation? Insights from research with 3000 learners!
Date: July 30, 2010 Posted by: Laura Overton Keywords:
We'll be preparing our 2010 benchmark report over the summer- please tell us what you want to see in it!
Staff driving skills development across Europe ( but are L&D holding them back?!)
Date: June 07, 2010 Keywords:
NEWS: This 4th longitudinal study represents a unique industry collaboration to improve the impact of learning technologies at work
Date: June 02, 2010 Posted by: Laura Overton Keywords:
Accelerating Performance - the 2010-11 Towards Maturity Benchmark Survey was launched on 25th November 2010. Download for free today.
Date: April 20, 2010 Posted by: Laura Overton Keywords:
Some great new research from CIPD but is it missing out on important trends for L&D?
Many large and small scale e-learning projects fail. What are the reasons?
NEW: e-learning improves efficiency & agility but L&D departments are missing a trick by not demonstrating the value of their offering
New research from Becta consolidates evidence for employer efficiencies and tangible business benefits.
We take a look at latest research from the ASTD to see how UK application of learning technology compares with the US.
Towards Maturity benchmark research has been published in inaugural copy of new journal from ELNET Australia.
‘Determining the ROI of an Online English as a Second Language Program’ research paper
Towards Maturity has teamed with the Charity Learning Consortium to provide e-learning benchmark for the Charity and Voluntary Sectors.
New research investigating the bottom line business benefits from investing in learning technologies
Towards Maturity's research programme to consolidate evidence about the impact of learning technologies on business outcomes
EU Skills Research Proves Link Between Productivity and Soft skills
The use of Web conferencing tools is increasing but how confident are you to take advantage of them?
Date: June 08, 2009 Posted by: Nige Howarth Keywords:
Latest e-learning survey findings from LMMatters & Training Zone confirm trends in current economic climate.
This great research from Cegos highlights the gap between what employees across Europe want from learning and what HR are delivering
Date: March 31, 2009 Posted by: Laura Overton Keywords:
We compare L&D spend between Q4 08 and Q1 09 using latest findings from the Masie Centre
Two recent research reports from JISCinfoNet into Serious Virtual Worlds and Immersive Learning provide invaluable background.
Driving Business Benefits – 2009 e-learning Benchmark review. Research to help you deliver more from your investments.
Date: January 19, 2009 Posted by: Laura Overton Keywords:
Driving Business Benefits - The latest Towards Maturity Benchmark review will be released on the 28th of January.
Looking to make robust decisions on games for learning? Check out research from defence sector which has lessons for all
New research from Skillsoft provides valuable insights into employee motivation across the globe.
The latest research from Chartered Management Institute shows how blended learning is taking off for busy line managers and leaders.
Evidence from Higher education on exploring the tangible benefits of e-learning provides interesting insights for business
Research Evidence from Red Tray supports 'Towards Maturity' findings.
Insights into motivation and engagemnt from Learndirect Business survey with 1950 learners
Date: June 11, 2008 Posted by: Laura Overton Keywords: benefits, blended learning, empowerment, informal learning, involving managers, learner engagement, learner support, managing change, marketing, productivity, strategy
Original research looking at the characteristics of successful e-learning implementations and what learners in the work place thought.
e-learning standards are useful tools but how do we really use them - your opportunity to contribute to the debate
CIPD launch 10th annual survey this month
Making the most of technology could boost UK economy by £35 billion - new research highlights critical importance of IT & Telecoms to UK and ...
Latest research from e-learn2work looks at how small businesses are using technology and their attitudes to developing skills with technology
Date: March 27, 2007 Keywords: learners