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Hybrid hustle: Winning learning

Building a robust learning strategy in a hybrid business environment

September 21, 2023

The modern workplace has been undergoing a profound transformation, with hybrid business environments becoming the new norm. As I’m sure you’re aware, this presents unique challenges to perhaps a previously effective learning strategy.

What are common challenges posed by hybrid working?

  1. Loss of Informal Learning Opportunities: In hybrid settings, employees often miss out on the spontaneous learning that occurs through casual interactions in the office.
  2. Virtual Instruction Challenges: Virtual training often attempts to mimic in-person training but falls short in engagement and effectiveness
  3. Lack of Connection and Learning Culture: Building a strong sense of connection and a learning culture becomes challenging when teams are dispersed.

At Optimism, we specialise in crafting tailored strategies to address challenges like these. Our approach might include designing structured learning journeys, virtual delivery training and reviving a learning culture through creating virtual spaces for social interactions and organic knowledge sharing.

Interested in rebuilding your learning strategy? We have a simple process to get started. First, we begin with an initial consultation to understand your specific situation. Second, we provide a transparent proposal with a breakdown of costs. The third step is over to you - your decision on whether to engage our services.

Unfortunately, neglecting your approach to staff development and failing to adapt can lead to disengagement, decreased motivation, and ultimately a drop in productivity and performance.

On the flip side, a well-crafted learning strategy not only retains your talent but also nurtures their growth, ensuring your organisation thrives in this new era of work.

If you’d like a no-obligation chat about your options, give us a call.