Quanta blog posts by Jo Wright
Most business management trends start with large businesses and filter down to smaller ones. With Agile we’ve seen quite the opposite. The movement started in small, highly innovative businesses and is now taking center stage in big organisations from large financial institutions to utilities companies, charities and local government.
Forces leavers are given Enhanced Learning Credits (ELC) that they can use to gain skills and qualifications to transition into civilian life. This infographic gives an overview of the ELC rules and how employers can help. Training for your ex-forces employees is available from Quanta and we have a dedicated Forces Training Team on hand should you have any questions. Contact the team or call 0800 018 3975.
If there's just 1 thing you could invest your time in today in the Agile sphere, this should be it. We'd like to share with you a 24 minute video that will leave you in no doubt whether you want to explore Agile Scrum further.....and if you do, Howie Bartrip is on hand to answer your questions, just get in touch.
Watch video: https://youtu.be/24jizhf2jsA
Simply put, it is in the name: service integration and management, and in particular service integration across multiple providers. The management of multiple service providers by a single organisation provides significant challenges in overall administration. SIAM seeks to address the need to provide a standardised methodology for integrating and managing multiple service providers and their services.
If you're completely new to VeriSM, take a listen to a 2 minute intro from the very authors themselves, and if you want to know more, Quanta's Adam White-Bower is the very first APMG International accreditated trainer to take you through your options. Learn more.
Video link: https://youtu.be/vAmLKZk3IiU
Quanta is pleased to announce the launch of ‘ITIL Foundation and Practitioner FAST TRACK INTENSIVE’ - a new course which combines the ITIL Foundation and ITIL Practitioner courses for those that need both the broad understanding and the principles of organisational change to apply that learning into one.
Could you take on the running of a disaster relief effort in the wake of the worst storms and flooding seen in Ocean City’s history?! Can you work with others to ensure that the people get food and water, and don’t contract deadly diseases? Can you satisfy the "Powers-That-Be" that this humanitarian effort is a beacon to the world for how these efforts should be managed? If so, then welcome to Ocean City after some of the worst flooding in history and take on the challenge of OPERATION AFTERMATH - an IT Service Management business game.
This infographic is useful in showing some of the course options available to address key questions in NHS IT departments. Whether using the ITIL framework to match NHS aspirations or Resilia to ensure cyber resilience is 'baked-in' to IT services; Quanta has many course options available on site at your premises or at the Worcester Training Centre.
Contact us for further information.
This term, ‘Business Game’, is it really the next generation of classroom learning? Well, anything that has ‘grabbing a pizza’, ‘a slowly dying spacecraft’ or ‘building a rollercoaster’ has the effect of piquing the interest of most before they even set foot through the door. That’s a good start, so no more dragging your teams, kicking and screaming to a week of death by PowerPoint.
If you employ anyone who used to be in the Forces, they could have access to training funding to help further their career. Here you'll find some answers to how the process works and how you can help your employees.
Where does this money come from?
Forces leavers are given Enhanced Learning Credits that they can use to gain skills and qualifications to transition into civilian life.
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