Latest Blog Posts

A newsletter overhaul

Written by: Jon Kennard
Posted on: 18 April 2018

Our editor details an exciting new change to TJ's communications.

The impact of reverse mentoring

Written by: Stephanie Morgan
Posted on: 17 April 2018

Stephanie Morgan sees benefits in reverse mentoring for everyone.

Onward ever onward

Written by: Barry Johnson
Posted on: 16 April 2018

Barry Johnson thinks AI can provide opportunity for many.

Focus on continuous learning drives success

Written by: Armin Hopp
Posted on: 28 March 2018

Armin Hopp drives home the need for a continuous learning strategy.

Near and far transfer of learning

Written by: Paul Matthews
Posted on: 26 March 2018

Paul Matthews outlines Near/Far learning transfer.

Perhaps it is just me

Written by: Barry Johnson
Posted on: 20 March 2018

Neuralink is confusing isn't it?

Insight from millennials in the workplace

Written by: Natalie King
Posted on: 19 March 2018

Content executive, Natalie King, provides insights as a modern learner.

TLDC18: Rounding up a recent event

Written by: Bethany Taylor
Posted on: 13 March 2018

 Bethany Taylor tells us about her recent event experience from across the pond.

The adult learner

Written by: Barry Johnson
Posted on: 28 February 2018

Barry Johnson references Malcolm Knowles in his latest article.

Smart upskilling in the reskilling revolution

Written by: Armin Hopp
Posted on: 26 February 2018

Armin Hopp turns to the World Economic Forum in his latest post for TJ.

What makes a successful L&D partner

Written by: Stephanie Morgan
Posted on: 15 February 2018

Stephanie Morgan lays out the attributes that make for a good L&D business partner.

Modernise, modernise

Written by: Barry Johnson
Posted on: 13 February 2018

Barry Johnson underlines the importance of updating your learning.

A hectic week to kick the year off

Posted on: 5 February 2018

Jon Kennard looks back at a few busy days.

Who is responsible for learning transfer?

Written by: Paul Matthews
Posted on: 2 February 2018

Is it L&D, or the line managers?

Building successful multinational operations with better business communications

Written by: Armin Hopp
Posted on: 30 January 2018

Armin Hopp knows how much more successful businesses with a language-focused communications strategy are. Do you?

Why learning culture is so important

Written by: Stephanie Morgan
Posted on: 30 January 2018

Stephanie Morgan takes a look at why learning culture is so important in the modern workplace.

Why did I choose TLDC18?

Written by: Bethany Taylor
Posted on: 29 January 2018

Bethany Taylor is stateside reporting from this year's TLDC conference. But why did she go?

What can you do to improve your confidence at work?

Written by: Nick Gold
Posted on: 26 January 2018

Nick Gold gives us a few important pointers around mental health in the workplace.

Five ethical frameworks for coaches

Written by: Andrew Gibbons
Posted on: 25 January 2018

Andrew Gibbons talks ethics - here are a few different definitions for all the coaches out there.

Investment in learning

Written by: Barry Johnson
Posted on: 8 January 2018

Barry Johnson continues his look at Industry 4.0.

Gamification is… what, exactly?

Written by: David Squire
Posted on: 4 January 2018

David Squire tells us the difference between gamification and game-based learning.

From training to facilitation

Written by: Barry Johnson
Posted on: 28 December 2017

A question is how can we facilitate and improve facilitation if we don’t know how people learn? Is what we did as trainers valid? Hopefully, neuroscientists and psychologists will clarify this.

How L&D can tackle modern-day challenges

Written by: Stephanie Morgan
Posted on: 14 December 2017

Stephanie Morgan outlines the challenges of modern learning - and ways of overcoming them.

Change needs leadership

Written by: Barry Johnson
Posted on: 13 December 2017

Barry Johnson draws on a recent experience of change management and leadership.

The Learning Stack

Written by: Paul Matthews
Posted on: 4 December 2017

Paul Matthews introduces a five point model to help reflection as part of learning transfer

OEB preview 2: The future of our role and the part technology plays

Written by: Jo Cook
Posted on: 1 December 2017

Here's the second of Jo Cook's blogs looking her OEB17 topic, 'Taking the Uncertainty out of the Future Role of the L&D Professional'.

“I can never truly understand the lived experience of those who face daily ‘micro-aggressions’.”

Written by: Stephen Hart
Posted on: 29 November 2017

As the NHS Leadership Academy launches a system-wide intervention to increase the pace of change towards cultures of inclusion, Stephen Hart explores what it means to him.

OEB preview: Is your lack of self-development making your role redundant?

Written by: Jo Cook
Posted on: 28 November 2017

In December Jo Cook is speaking on behalf of TJ at the Online Educa conference in Berlin. Here's the first blog looking at her topic, 'Taking the Uncertainty out of the Future Role of the L&D Professional'.

Why I’ve changed the language on my phone

Written by: Stella Collins
Posted on: 24 November 2017

Stella Collins takes the next step on her Spanish learning journey. 

Our future at work

Written by: Barry Johnson
Posted on: 23 November 2017

Barry Johnson reminds us how much of the fourth Industrial Revolution is already here.