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World of Learning Awards 2007

The winners of the World of Learning Awards 2007 will be announced tonight at the NEC, Birmingham.

Barclays, Linklaters, McDonald's Restaurants and the National Grid are among the organisations short-listed as finalists for the awards.

Now in their seventh year, the World of Learning Awards aim to recognise and reward the leading new learning initiatives and venues of 2007 as well as individuals whose outstanding achievements have notably improved workplace productivity and performance.

Jim Reilly, project manager for the World of Learning Awards, said: "I wish to congratulate all the organisations who are finalists this year.

“The World of Learning Awards have become very prestigious and are now widely considered to be the supreme accolade in the training industry. The standard of entries has been remarkably high and the ceremony promises to be an evening not to be missed."

The World of Learning Awards 2007 finalists include:

Bespoke Solution of the Year

  • Academee and UniChem – Taking the lead at UniChem
  • Barclays – The Best of the Best
  • e-Learning for Healthcare – Radiology Integrated Training Initiative (R-ITI)
  • First UK Bus – New Driver Induction
  • Grass Roots UK Limited – The InterContinental Experience 'You bring it to Life'
  • Linklaters LLP – Linklaters Professional Secretary Programme
  • Luminary Solutions Ltd – Luminary Learning Culture
  • Maze Training – The Maze Leadership in Action Programme
  • Pearlcatchers Ltd (on behalf of IDIS Ltd) – Developing Negotiation Skills (workshop)
  • Saffron Interactive – OnQ Training Programme

Blended Solution of the Year

  • Assima (DACG) Ltd – Xerox Europe AtoZ Programme
  • e-Learning for Healthcare – The Radiology Integrated Training Initiative (R-ITI)
  • Flagship Training Limited – The Advanced Apprenticeship Programme for Network Rail
  • Grass Roots UK Ltd – Ford Essential In-dealer programme
  • Marton House Plc – Britannia Integration of Bristol and West branch network
  • McDonald's Restaurants Ltd – our lounge - My learning
  • National Grid – Inclusion & Diversity

Generic Solution of the Year

  • Bluehat UK Limited – 3Ps™ – Personal Performance Plan
  • BVS Training Ltd – Moving and Handling Care Home Training Resource series
  • IMC (UK) Learning Ltd – CLIX® Compliance Learning Management
  • Jigsaw@work – Jigsaw@work Discovery Tool
  • Nelson Croom – Publishing Portfolio
  • Shine People&Places Ltd – The Talent Programme
  • Sundial Group Ltd – Teamscapes
  • The Negotiation Academy – Advanced Negotiation Training Course
  • TRiBECA Limited – TRiBECA KnowledgeBank™

Online Solution of the Year

  • Academee, Intercontinental Hotels Group and the People Skills Business – The IHG Risk Management Online Learning Site
  • BBC – Legal Online
  • Digits Industries Ltd -
  • McDonald's Restaurants Ltd – our lounge - My learning
  • Nelson Croom – Management PAC

Learning Innovation of the Year

  • 7city Learning – 7c Online Portal: CFA
  • Atlantic Link Limited – Content Point from Atlantic Link
  • Axia Interactive Media – CPD Now
  • Harbinger Knowledge Products Pvt. Ltd – RAPITIVITY: Games And Simulations TurboPack
  • Image Dynamics' – Image Dynamics'
  • Safety Media Ltd – Safety Learning
  • Sales 101 Ltd – SalesMaster®
  • The Source at Meadowhall – Retail training at The Source
  • TNA Ltd – Lyrinel XL eLearning Programme

Training Venue of the Year

  • Aston Business School Conference Centre
  • Cotswold Conference Centre Ltd
  • eOffice – eOffice Manchester
  • Henley Management College – The Henley Executive Learning Centre
  • Sundial Group Ltd – Highgate House
  • Warwick Conferences – Training and Conference Venue
  • Whittlebury Hall
  • Wyboston Lakes

Awards are also being made for 'Outstanding Contribution to the Training Industry'; 'Training Manager of the Year' and 'Training Provider of the Year'.

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