Articles

Building a work culture to support lean construction

Written by Evelyn Long on 29 March 2021 in Features

Evelyn Long outlines how to maximise value and minimise loss using the lean principles established by Toyota at the start of the 20th century.

How to change the behaviour of your people: Learning becomes the work

Written by Brian Murphy and Guy Champniss on 26 March 2021 in Features

In this second of a three-part feature, AstraZeneca’s Brian Murphy and The Creative Engagement Group’s Guy Champniss tell us how you can create behaviour change and develop new habits.

 

The tech lessons we’ve learned in the year of lockdown

Written by Jon Kennard on 26 March 2021 in Features

As we pass one year since the UK’s first national lockdown, TJ speaks to five technology leaders to get their advice on how tech can support the transition to the next phase of this new reality.

Peer coaching: Ready...set...go.

Written by Tim Wright on 26 March 2021 in Features

Is your team ready for peer coaching? Tim Wright sets the scene.

TJ Newsflash: 25 March

Written by Jon Kennard on 25 March 2021 in News

We go abbreviation heavy this week - but the news stories are just as good. Read on!

Hire anyone, anywhere

Written by Nicole Sahin on 25 March 2021 in Features

Nicole Sahin on why the global talent pool is your new competitive advantage.

Sustainability is not optional

Written by Anthony Chadwick on 24 March 2021 in Opinion

Veterinary futurist Anthony Chadwick urges organisations to put sustainability at the heart of their business.

Here's why you should put learner happiness first

Written by Brad Tombling on 24 March 2021 in Opinion

Brad Tombling examines the results of recent research into apprenticeships and concludes the learner must come first to achieve success.

Practise, practise, practise to build new habits!

Written by Gary Williams on 23 March 2021 in Opinion

Gary Williams on how to turn workplace learning into sustainable, positive habits.

British industries lack gender inclusivity

Written by Stephen Kellie on 23 March 2021 in Opinion

Stephen Kellie looks at the cost of a lack of diversity in the senior ranks of professions like accounting, law and technology.

The challenges of onboarding in remote or hybrid workforces

Written by Graham Fisher on 22 March 2021 in Opinion

For those organisations recruiting at the moment induction is difficult due to the high number of employees working remotely. Graham Fisher argues technology has the answer

How to change the behaviour of your people: Start with the end in mind

Written by Brian Murphy and Guy Champniss on 22 March 2021 in Features

In the first of a three-part feature, AstraZeneca’s Brian Murphy and The Creative Engagement Group’s Guy Champniss outline why learning is all about behaviour change, and how they accomplished this through the company’s Learning Trial.

Top takeaways from the 2021 Workplace Learning Report

Written by Jon Kennard on 19 March 2021 in Features

This past week, LinkedIn Learning launched their 5th annual Workplace Learning Report.

The TJ Podcast: March 2021

Written by Jon Kennard on 19 March 2021 in Podcast

Jon, Jo and Kate discuss the career of a TJ legend, plus a few recent news stories of partnerships and 9-Grids.

Why VR is one to watch for businesses

Written by Graham Wheeler on 19 March 2021 in Features

Graham Wheeler on how VR can bridge the gap between physical and virtual spaces.

Top tech skills for 2021

Written by Mike Hendrickson on 19 March 2021 in Features

Mike Hendrickson provides five data-backed insights for upskilling your tech teams.

TJ Newsflash: 18 March

Written by Jon Kennard on 18 March 2021 in News

Some big news to lead us off this week. Read on for all the latest...

The L&D leadership challenge: Decreasing budgets and increasing expectations

Written by Kate Temple-Brown on 18 March 2021 in Features

Kate Temple-Brown offers an innovative, collaborative solution to decreasing budgets using the Apprenticeship Levy.

Reflections on a career

Written by Debbie Carter on 18 March 2021 in Opinion

 Debbie Carter ponders 20 years at the helm of TJ.

Unlocking your pandemic potential

Written by Adam Mortimer on 17 March 2021 in Features

Adam Mortimer provides three tips for learning new skills.