The right to disconnect from the workplace

29 April 2021

Dr Jonathan Lord, Senior Lecturer in HRM and Dr Alex Fenton, Lecturer in Digital Business at Salford Business School analyse the precarious nature of technology creeping into workers’ lives in and outside of the workplace, requiring an increasing number of employees to be permanently available through the normalisation of remote digital access.

Blending learning 2021 style

21 April 2021

Whilst blended learning is nothing new in the L&D world, as a direct result of the Covid-19 pandemic it has become a much talked about topic. However, does blended learning need to change given that physical face-to-face learning is no longer a reality? Workplace learning has changed and is still changing, so where does this leave blended learning? Here, Judith Christian-Carter takes a look at how blended learning needs to change and why.