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TJ Newsflash: 24 August

Written by Jon Kennard on 24 August 2017 in News

It's a TJ newsflash - six great stories from the week in L&D and beyond...

Breaking the initiative paradox pt2

Written by Dr. Tim Baker on 24 August 2017 in Opinion

Dr. Tim Baker concludes the third article based on his new book, 'Performance Management for Agile ​Organization'.

Audio interview: Donald Taylor on Learning Technologies in the Workplace

Written by Jon Kennard on 23 August 2017 in Interviews

Jo Cook chats to the LPI chairman.

How to deal with disappointment: The Cauldron of Expectation

Written by Liggy Webb on 23 August 2017 in Features

How do you deal with disappointment? Liggy Webb has a few tips.

How to teach corporate culture through onboarding

Written by Blake Beus on 22 August 2017 in Features

Blake Beus sees onboarding as a cultural opportunity.

The Apprenticeship Levy: Why does it matter?

Written by Angela Middleton on 21 August 2017 in Opinion

Angela Middleton gives us another Apprenticeship Levy primer.

Eight steps to better video content

Written by Phil Bailey and Bradley Williams on 21 August 2017 in Features

Good planning and high production values will help you to create engaging bite-sized learning videos, according to Phil Bailey and Bradley Williams.

The TJ podcast: August 2017

Written by Jon Kennard on 18 August 2017 in Features

Jon and Jo tackle workplace mental health, Google missteps and good leadership responses, Don Taylor drops in to talk about his new book 'Learning Technologies in the Workplace' and left/right brain thinking gets a going over in the dock.

Breaking the initiative paradox

Written by Dr. Tim Baker on 18 August 2017 in Opinion

Here's the third article based on Dr. Tim Baker’s new book, 'Performance Management for Agile Organization'.

TJ Newsflash: 17 August

Written by Jon Kennard on 17 August 2017 in News

Newsflash time and with a slight rebrand too - same great stories though. Read on for more...

What does great leadership look like?

Written by Susie Finch on 17 August 2017 in Opinion

Susie Finch asked some of the top L&D movers and shakers to tell us about great leadership.

How hospitality employers can boost productivity through L&D pt2

Written by Martin-Christian Kent on 16 August 2017 in Features

Martin-Christian Kent concludes his piece on L&D as the solution to a more productive hospitality industry.

Why virtual training needs a strong voice

Written by Simon Luckhurst on 15 August 2017 in Opinion

Simon Luckhurst explains the need for a good voiceover.

Book excerpt: Maverick-driven leadership

Written by Jude Germain on 14 August 2017 in Opinion

Jude Germain talks facets of maverick-driven leadership in our final excerpt. 

The new possibilities of virtual learning

Written by Nick Mongan on 14 August 2017 in Opinion

It’s time to reconsider how virtual learning can help you achieve your learning objectives, says ​Nick Mongan.​

Reluctant leaders: Paul Allen

Written by Paul Russell on 11 August 2017 in Features

Paul Russell looks at the reluctant leadership of Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen. 

From learning to performance: Connecting the dots

Written by Johnson Wong on 11 August 2017 in Opinion

Johnson Wong details his five steps to L&D business success.

Learning Newsflash: 10 August

Written by Jon Kennard on 10 August 2017 in News

It's not holiday time for TJ anymore, folks. Here's the latest L&D news...

Six traits of successful and creative millennials

Written by Parinaz Samimi on 10 August 2017 in Features

You're millennials and you're revolutionising business processes, says Parinaz Samimi.

Bad meetings: Dealing with unnecessary topics

Written by Jon Kennard on 9 August 2017 in Features

Here's a second extract from 'Kill Bad Meetings', the new book by Kevan Hall and Alan Hall.