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The TJ podcast: July 2017

Written by Jon Kennard on 20 July 2017 in Features

Jon and Jo get to grips with rock stars, ninjas and other CV nonsense, Jude Germain talks about her new book The Maverick Paradox, Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs gets put on trial, and team working is the focus for this month's magazine and webinar.

Learning Newsflash: 20 July

Written by Jon Kennard on 20 July 2017 in News

It's Thursday - it's newsflash time. Dig into these stories and get in touch if you have a good one!

The challenges of learning in the workplace

Written by Andrew E. Boswell on 19 July 2017 in Opinion

Andrew Boswell gives an overview of critical pedagogy.

Go on holiday for four weeks at a time

Written by Jon Kennard on 18 July 2017 in Video

John O' Brien says a long holiday could be a good leadership strategy. 

The keys to influencing culture

Written by Laura Overton on 18 July 2017 in Features

In the final article of our series, Laura Overton provides practical, evidence-based insights into influencing culture.

 

The one area of your life technology will never improve

Written by Jeff Havens on 17 July 2017 in Opinion

Can technology speed up the learning process? Jeff Havens doesn't think so.

Conflict resolution skills: Rethinking teacher training pt2

Written by Esther Efemini on 14 July 2017 in Features

Esther Efemini concludes her piece on conflict resolution. 

Does a technically superior workforce mean a high performing business?

Written by Dr. Tim Baker on 14 July 2017 in Opinion

Article two from Dr. Tim Baker’s new book.

Learning Newsflash: 13 July

Written by Jon Kennard on 13 July 2017 in News

Time for a learning newsflash - we cover apprenticeships, workplace wellbeing, HR and leadership. Have a read today.

Book excerpt: The Maverick Continuum

Written by Jude Germain on 13 July 2017 in Opinion

Here's our second excerpt from Jude Germain's new book.

Mark Davies talks video recording tips

Written by Jon Kennard on 12 July 2017 in Video

Mark Davies gives us his video recording tips at the CIPD L&D show.

Understanding virtual emotional intelligence

Written by Terence Brake on 12 July 2017 in Opinion

Understanding EI is important online as well as off, says Terence Brake.

Reluctant leaders: Rosa Parks

Written by Paul Russell on 12 July 2017 in Features

In the third of this series on reluctant leaders, Paul Russell looks at the work of civil rights hero Rosa Parks.

Magazine excerpt: The fourth industrial revolution

Written by Steve Wells, Alexandra Whittington and Rohit Talwar on 11 July 2017 in Features

Steve Wells, Alexandra Whittington and Rohit Talwar ask: What might the future of work mean for HR and L&D?

Audio interview: Debbie Carter on the business benefits of the TJ Awards

Written by Jon Kennard on 10 July 2017 in Features

TJ's editor-in-chief tells us why everyone should enter the TJ Awards this year.

Towards Maturity: Unlocking Potential pt5

Written by Jon Kennard on 10 July 2017 in Video

How could learning make a bigger impact on organisational culture?

HR has been measuring the wrong thing for years

Written by Tom Robinson on 7 July 2017 in Opinion

Tom Robinson tells us why HR measuring the wrong thing has to stop!

Conflict resolution skills: Rethinking teacher training pt1

Written by Esther Efemini on 7 July 2017 in Features

There's a teacher crisis going on, and we should look to business conflict management, says Esther Efemini.

Learning Newsflash: 6 July

Written by Jon Kennard on 6 July 2017 in News

Extra! Extra! Get all the latest L&D, HR and tech stories here...

There is no ‘I’ in TEAM (but there is in WINNING) pt2

Written by Hannah Prince on 6 July 2017 in Opinion

Hannah Prince concludes her piece on the winning mentality.