Training

Can you develop skills online? Here’s what you need to know.

Technology has played a crucial role in our lives throughout the pandemic. It has allowed us to stay connected to loved ones, work remotely and home-school (albeit not without its challenges!). But what about ongoing skills development? Before the COVID-19 outbreak, there was still a general reluctance across the board to undertake online training, with …

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Adult Learning Remotely

Preparing for new HRA regulations

In Autumn 2020, the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) announced that it will be introducing regulatory changes for the Higher Rights of Audience (HRA) qualification, which allows solicitors to practice advocacy in the Higher courts in England and Wales. In this article, we break down what these changes are and what they mean in practice. What …

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Why training should be treated as a perk, not a burden

When asked what employee benefits your firm offers, most will initially think of monetary bonuses based on performance, additional holiday leave for longevity in the company or even flexible working structures – typically anything that makes an employee’s life more comfortable or a job role more alluring. However, staff training is often excluded from this …

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