In my final year at Cardiff University, I dropped out of my dissertation module.  It was a surprise - I’d elected to do it, I’d chosen a topic I was passionate about, I felt excited and motivated about the prospect – but when it came...

Throughout this week, we’ve been sharing details of a technique which has always been one of our key offerings - skills practice. Sometimes known as role play, Steps Skills Practice gives participants the opportunity to practice conversations and put new skills into action. In case...

At Steps, our Skills Practice (also known as role-play) sessions have always offered the chance for participants to rehearse important or challenging workplace conversations with one of our skilled actor-facilitators – allowing them to build confidence and practise techniques. With recent events driving most learning...

This week, we’ve focussed in on Steps Digital Learning – what makes us different from traditional e-learning, and how we keep that interactivity which makes Steps so unique! What does Steps Digital Learning look like? With the shift to remote learning, our digital learning offering has grown...

[caption id="attachment_2701" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Click the image for an example of Steps Digital Learning[/caption] Media and technology are key to our approach to learning, and is an essential tool in the behaviour change journey.  Developing effective, engaging content is a key part of how we work. What's...

As the ‘New Normal’ became established in 2020, it was clear that Steps needed to be able to provide more than the ‘typical’ learning experiences being delivered over virtual platforms like Zoom. Don’t get me wrong, the more traditional virtual initiatives we have created over...