ProgrammesBuilding capability in continual
and connected ways

Our learning programmes provide continual ways to reward, enrich and transform teams among a supportive community of peers.

Through our pioneering open learning programmes, like-minded groups build their capablity around the challenges of the day. From a year round calendar of bite-sized workshops and events, to 12 week accelerators that purposefully build the skills of people-managers — all is designed and delivered with the modern learner in mind.

• Give your teams self-directed access to diary friendly year-round learning
• Learners build their networks as well as their skillsets
• Access programmes through an annual membership, or a one-off sign up
• Tailored programmes can be delivered directly into your teams

Our open learning programme

Give your team access to a weekly calendar of workshops, talks and other sessions, reflecting the capability challenges of the day.

Tailored programmes

We design capability building programmes to support specific business objectives, drawing in expertise from across our network.

Popular Programmes

  • Leading for Creativity

    A collaborative and experiential development programme for senior leaders keen to continually improve their ability to create the conditions in which creativity can thrive.

  • First Time Leaders

    Equipping newly-promoted people-managers with vital, practical and immediately applicable skills, among a supportive community of peers.

  • Secret 12, for Secret Escapes

    A bite-sized, distributed and cross functional development programme for high potentials.

  • AXA: Know you Can

    Aligned with a big customer facing campaign, we partnered with the insurance giant to build innovation and design thinking skills among customer facing teams.

  • You + Me: Mentoring

    Bringing like-minds together, for a structured programme of 1-1 knowledge sharing that supports learning goals, and enables mutual professional development.

  • Skills Gyms for adidas

    A pioneering, commercially focussed and remotely delivered development programme for an annual cohort of sporting future leaders.

  • Education Learning Partnerships

    We connect forward-thinking organisations with creatively minded students and graduates, from a network of over 250 universities and colleges — to innovate and learn together throughout the year.

  • Peer Coaching Groups

    A transformative and social learning experience focussed on the individual and collective challenges of a curated group of peers.

Partner with us

Creatively driven, growth oriented, organisations partner with YCN to purposefully build capability throughout their teams.

Our pioneering social learning programmes bring people together, enriching their skillsets, and growing their networks in the process too. We take targetted, topic specific workshops into our partners’ places of work, and use modern and energising facilitation to take teams towards any outcome.

Find out more in this PDF, by emailing YCN Director Nick Defty or calling +44 (0)20 7033 2140.