The pandemic has heightened existing weaknesses in South Africa’s skills training regime.
Scicomm is a hashtag, and there are many programs that claim to teach scientists how to be better communicators. But it’s hard to show exactly what they’re accomplishing.
Specialising in one sport early on in childhood carries greater risk of burnout, injury, and dropout from the sport.
One medication-free technique uses your emotions to release stress.
The more businesses encourage their employees to sleep well, the better their employees perform.
For a winning digital transformation, every organization should establish the upskilling and reskilling of their learning and development teams as their critical 2020 New Year’s resolution.
Gym memberships spike as people make their New Year’s resolutions – but very few people will actually use them past February.
As new ways of working have spread throughout the workplace, a culture of lifelong learning is competing with the traditional practice of on-the-job training.
Three federal public policy changes impacting employed and contingent workers could significantly buffer anticipated impacts of automation, Artificial Intelligence and a changing economy.
Amazon’s plan to invest $700 million retraining its workforce signals very soon all jobs will be STEM jobs – and higher education needs to play a bigger role.
There are reasons to be skeptical, of both the quality of the evidence presented so far and the questionable assumptions that underlie claims of improved cognitive function after brain training.
Many of the low-income people who do use VeggieBook after downloading it at food pantries are eating more nutritious meals, often with more focused family time at the table.
A research study shows that training the other limb can actually help preserve muscle in a broken and immobilized one.
An ultra-marathon runner and exercise physiologist describes what it’s like to take part in an ultra-endurance event, and the consequences it had on his body.
The relentless news cycle has many people feeling overwhelmed and stressed, wondering how to calm their lives and stay healthy. Here are some tips from neuoscience that may help.
Gyms have gone mad for these bits of neoprene. Yet researchers are still scrambling to catch up.
As incidents of food-borne illnesses increase, virtual reality could help better train food hygiene
Research finds union members earn more because they have more experience than their non-union colleagues.
Growth in high-skilled jobs is highest in Australian cities and for the country its low-skilled jobs.
Exercise practitioners are taught to help us set goals to get active. But the way we set goals may be unhelpful, or worse, make it even harder for us to exercise.