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Inspiring change


Laura Overton

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About me:

Passionate about business transformation through learning innovation and all that entails. Founded Towards Maturity Be in 2003 to ensure that good independent evidence about what really makes a difference is freely available to all

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Laura Overton replied to Mike Collins's discussion Benchmarking - chance to share and learn? in Share & Learn Good Practice
"Hi Mike
Good to have you back - hope you are having fun in your new role! As a starting point , you might want to check out the Towards Maturity Benchmark report for 2010/11 where we consolidated information on pretty much all of these areas in…"
Apr 8, 2011
Laura Overton left a comment on Not for profit
"Link again to the Charity sector e-learning benchmark is here:

May 13, 2010
Laura Overton left a comment on Not for profit
"Joanna - thank for setting this up - we're a not for profit organisation but our focus is on providing free stuff to support use of learning technologies in the workplace so this is a great group to join and we'd love to be part of the discussions.…"
May 13, 2010
Laura Overton left a comment on Making an impact!
"Apologies for the silence for a while - we've been working on consolidating some of the evidence that's out there.

Here are 3 links that you might find useful to refer to if you are planning to either engage managers for the first time or to keep…"
Apr 29, 2010
Laura Overton left a comment for Margaret Kelsey
"Margaret - great to have your input at LT - really enjoyed your perspectives on culture change and rapid development! Laura"
Feb 17, 2010
Laura Overton left a comment on Making an impact!
"The Priory Group originally spoke at LT back in 07 - in Sept 09 they are still going strong and have some great evidence of success. Their shift to embedd technology in learning has resulted in:

Improved induction processes allowing new care homes…"
Sep 26, 2009
Laura Overton left a comment for Helen Tovey
"Hi Helen

sorry its been a while to reply! - I headed a project at e-skills for a few years to raise awareness of e-learning benefits in the workplace - it built on research work we had been doing prior to that. Towards Maturity is now taking the…"
Mar 31, 2009