Articles

Training companies: What makes them different?

Written by Shante Harris on 5 June 2017 in Opinion

What makes training companies different? Shante Harris tells us.

June 2017

Written by Jon Kennard on 2 June 2017 in Magazine

TJ meets Darren Bance, Capita Learning's new MD.

Measuring your motivational effectiveness

Written by Pierre Casse and Artem Konstandian on 2 June 2017 in Features

In this month’s edition of TJ, Pierre Casse and Artem Konstandian explore leadership’s role in motivation. 

Learning Newsflash: 1 June

Written by Jon Kennard on 1 June 2017 in News

Newsflash time! We cover leadership mistakes, diversity hacks, old school HR and much more... 

Could your training app hit a million downloads?

Written by Adrian Hon on 1 June 2017 in Features

Got a killer training app idea? Adrian Hon tells us how to hit that first million. 

The keys to fine tuning processes

Written by Laura Overton on 31 May 2017 in Features

In the second of a series, Laura Overton provides evidence-based insights for improving business processes.

How to build and maintain a strong company culture

Written by Richard Walton on 31 May 2017 in Features

How do you maintain a strong company culture? Talk to Richard Walton.

CIPD L&D Show - overview

Written by Jo Cook on 30 May 2017 in Video

The TJ team had a chat with a few attendees at this year's show.

Does your inbox do strategy?

Written by Todd Brown on 30 May 2017 in Opinion

Could you better organise your inbox? Todd Brown has strategy ideas. 

Towards Maturity: Unlocking Potential pt1

Written by Jon Kennard on 28 May 2017 in Video

Due to a technical problem this video has been taken down. But...

Learning Newsflash: 25 May

Written by Jon Kennard on 25 May 2017 in News

Extra! Extra! time for a newsflash. Apprenticeships, chatbots and more.  

Ten insights into maintenance training

Written by John Saysell on 25 May 2017 in Features

John Saysell gives us some insight into the effective training of maintenance professionals. 

The TJ podcast: May 2017

Written by Jon Kennard on 24 May 2017 in Features

Jon and Jo put millennials on trial, interview Penny Asher from OU business school, and much more.

Digital transformation: Five ways to attract and retain talent

Written by Ian Dodson on 24 May 2017 in Features

How do you keep your best talent during the digital revolution? Listen to Ian Dodson.

Five tips for running a seasonal business

Written by Charlotte Baldwin on 23 May 2017 in Opinion

Run a part time training business? Charlotte Baldwin has tips to stay busy.

Audio interview: David Willett and Jane Daly on Apprenticeships

Written by Jon Kennard on 23 May 2017 in Features

We sat down with David Willett, corporate director of the Open University and Jane Daly, head of strategic insight at Towards Maturity to talk about a recent report into the realities of the new Apprenticeship Levy.

What do temps and Olympic athletes have in common?

Written by Catherine Sinclair on 22 May 2017 in Opinion

Do temps and Olympic athletes have anything in common? Catherine Sinclair draws a few parallels.

Ignite talks from CIPD L&D Show 2017

Written by Jo Cook on 19 May 2017 in Video

Get inspired by these quickfire presentations from L&D practitioners!

TJwow webinar recording May 2017 - How can we apply neuroscience in the workplace?

Written by Jo Cook on 19 May 2017 in Video

Recording of the TJ discussion webinar from May 2017 about applying neuroscience findings to the workplace.

Imposed vs. chosen change: Managing change in business

Written by Philip Cox-Hynd on 19 May 2017 in Opinion

Nobody likes change, right? Philip Cox-Hynd explores the difference between imposed and chosen change.