News and blog

This is where you'll find the latest news, opinion and comment from ILM's experts in leadership and management, coaching, funding, apprenticeships and more

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Welcome to ILM's blog - a space for our people to share their knowledge, opinions and commentary on the latest issues around leadership and management with you, our customers.

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News: Brand new ILM certificates

All learners awarded an ILM qualification as of 1st of September 2017 will receive the new brand certificates with fresh, high quality elements that really bring to life their achievement.

Posted on 1 September 2017: Brand new ILM certificates


News: Fourth batch of apprenticeship frameworks withdrawals suspended

Government has announced that they are postponing the withdrawal of the fourth batch of apprenticeship frameworks, which includes all leadership and management frameworks from Levels 2 to 5.

Posted on 7 August 2017: Fourth batch of apprenticeship frameworks withdrawals suspended


News: 3D Leadership - ILM reveals what makes a leader

In recent months – years even - examples of both good and bad leadership styles have dominated the news agenda. The question of what really makes a good leader is the subject of numerous debates – with everyone from political party leaders to start-up CEOs implicated.

Posted on 20 July 2017: 3D Leadership: ILM reveals what makes a leader


Press release: "Contagious Leadership" rife in the UK workplace

New research on the nation’s workforce from ILM, the UK’s leading specialist provider of leadership qualifications, revealed that workplace behaviours are highly infectious, with 74% of professionals having actively emulated attributes seen in their colleagues.

Posted on 20 July 2017: Read the full press release


Blog: Celebrating success with Impellus and Brittany Ferries

Here at ILM we always like to celebrate success, so we were delighted when we were mentioned in a Tweet from Impellus, who were posting a case study about one of their clients, Brittany Ferries.

Posted on 20 June 2017: Impellus and Brittany Ferries case study


Apprenticeships blog

Our funding and apprenticeships manager Jake Tween shares the latest news on funding and apprenticeship changes...

Posted on 4 August 2016: Apprenticeship reforms: not a time to chill

Posted on 17 August 2016: New funding rules: a boost for small business


News: The Institute of Leadership & Management launches its new website

The Institute of Leadership & Management is the professional membership body for leaders, managers, coaches and mentors. We believe inspirational leadership holds the key to personal fulfilment, social wellbeing and economic prosperity for all...

Posted on 7 December 2016


Blog: Addressing the leadership lag: An ILM Manifesto

In the wake of the Brexit referendum it’s easy to feel alarmed by the impending upheaval, but let’s take this opportunity to shake things up and ensure that our organisations are fully equipped and relevant for the future...

Posted on 2 December 2016