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2019 photographed by Rob Parfitt

Photographer Rob was a subtle presence in some workshops and client programmes, helping us build some nice visual stories of learning.

Learner Survey findings shared

From the many workshops we delivered in the last quarter of the decade, we've gathered some valuable feedback from those along.

More of what's new
  • A week of learning at Working From_

    We partnered on a packed and purposeful five day programme of learning, to mark the launch of Ennismore's stunning new co-working space.

    Posted on Feb 8th 2020
  • The Big January Workshop Sale

    Benefit this month from savings on bundles of our behaviour changing bite-sized training sessions.

    Posted on Jan 12th 2020
  • Findings from our latest Learner Survey

    We're sharing some feedback, scores and suggestions — gathered from participants in the many training workshops delivered in the last three months of 2019.

    Posted on Jan 12th 2020
  • 2019 pictures, by Rob Parfitt

    Photographer Rob is helping us capture learning at work, in our open programme and client assignments.

    Posted on Dec 30th 2019
  • Jamie Catto's Reading List

    We were joined in the Library by Jamie Catto, for an intimate and in-depth talk through five books that explore worlds and relationships on another level.

    Posted on Dec 2nd 2019
  • Ideas for Breakfast, with Nick Wood

    October's Ideas for Breakfast saw us meet with Maker and Architect Nick Wood in Dishoom's cosy Conservatory.

    Posted on Nov 7th 2019
  • Exploring the impact of Coaching Cultures

    Over a socially purposeful breakfast from Fat Macy's, we learned how organisations are putting coaching conversations at the heart of their culture — and the impact such approaches are having on people and commercial performance.

    Posted on Oct 18th 2019
  • A day of learning for Ennismore teams globally, on World Mental Health Day.

    We partnered with the hospitality group to programme a day of learning for its teams around the world, challenging thinking on World Mental Health Day.

    Posted on Oct 13th 2019
  • LGBTQ-inclusive Advertising with PrideAM

    We were joined by the team behind Outvertising to hear their latest views and findings on inclusivity within advertising.

    Posted on Sep 12th 2019
  • David Rowan's Reading List

    September's reading list came courtesy of WIRED UK's founding editor and, more recently, author of Non-Bullshit Innovation: Radical Ideas from the World’s Smartest Minds.

    Posted on Sep 11th 2019
  • Current job openings at YCN

    We're currently recruiting for a Learning Partnerships Manager, and a Programme Intern.

    Posted on Aug 18th 2019
  • Meet your Brain, and Phil Dobson

    We heard from Phil Dobson who shared his expertise on neuroscience to help us better understand our brains.

    Posted on Jul 17th 2019
  • Design for Breakfast: Katherina Tudball

    Accompanied by a feast from Dishoom in their delightful conservatory, we spoke with Superunion's Katherina Tudball about culture-creating projects.

    Posted on Jul 16th 2019
  • Five tips for building your Vocal Confidence

    If you find yourself tensing up, mumbling through your presentations or sinking into the background during a meetings; there's plenty you can do to achieve a stronger and more confident voice.

    Posted on Jul 11th 2019
  • Alan Rusbridger's Reading List

    We welcomed journalist and former Guardian editor-in-chief Alan Rusbridger to the library to share six books to have sharpened his thinking and shaped his own writing.

    Posted on Jun 27th 2019
  • Design for breakfast, with Heidi Lightfoot

    We gathered in the comfort of Dishoom's Carnaby conservatory to hear from Heidi Lightfoot, co-founder of Together Design

    Posted on Jun 13th 2019

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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.