Research shows value of Continuous Professional Development (CPD)

What evidence is there that Continuous Professional Development (CPD) is effective? Research already exists on the value and impact of CPD on individuals but little on its value and impact on the professions, the general public and the employers. To help address this knowledge gap, STEP was one of the partners in a research consortium… Read More Research shows value of Continuous Professional Development (CPD)

Social media matters: finding quality CPD online

When we think of continuing professional development (CPD) often the first things to come to mind are attending lectures or taking formal qualifications. Professionals rarely consider the many small exchanges of information that occur between peers in an office or in coffee breaks, let alone online discussions, as building towards their CPD requirement. Social media… Read More Social media matters: finding quality CPD online