Over the last few weeks, our daily lives and routines have changed significantly, with many of us having to prepare for an extended period of working from home. If you have the opportunity, why not spend some time focusing on your professional development?
Learning and Development
Changes to Monthly Assessments 2020
From January 2020, the Monthly Assessments on the Aviva Development Zone will experience minor changes.
CPD – Don’t Leave it Until the Last Moment!
Have you completed your CPD hours for this year? Avoid a last-minute rush and prioritise your professional development sooner rather than later.
The IDD - A Year On
Almost a year since the Insurance Distribution Directive (IDD) came into force for insurance intermediaries, are firms meeting their training requirements?
Is your team getting the most out of their CPD?
CPD is a regulatory requirement for staff at all levels in the insurance distribution chain and meaningful learning and development can have huge benefits for teams and individuals. Jessica Capper takes a look at what you can do to ensure your team is making the most of the CPD they are undertaking.
Training and Competence
The term ‘competent’ is frequently used – but how many people actually understand what it means? Robin Wood explains training and competence.
What do we mean by Gap Analysis?
The gap analysis model helps learners better understand their weaknesses and the areas in which they need to improve. Evidencing this improvement is crucial, not only for personal and professional development, but from a regulatory perspective too.
Why Good Presentation Matters
How many times have you received an email or important document, only to find it poorly structured and difficult to understand? Formatting documents correctly is a seemingly basic skill that is often overlooked. Jessica Capper looks at some of the pitfalls to avoid when presenting business documents.
CPD – A New Starter’s Perspective
By adopting the right attitude towards CPD, you will be well placed to maintain competence and develop in your role. Design and Content Assistant, Jessica Capper, reflects on how recording CPD has benefited her and helped her progress in the first six months of her role at RWA.