Articles

Difficult conversations: Training to talk to trade unions

Written by Vicky Roberts on 9 August 2017 in Features

Vicky Roberts discusses how to deal with trade unions productively.

TJwow webinar recording August 2017 - technology

Written by Jo Cook on 8 August 2017 in Video

The August #TJwow webinar was all about e-learning

Magazine excerpt: Is human nature threatening our use of learning technology?

Written by Andy Hurren on 8 August 2017 in Opinion

Andy Hurren for our August magazine.. 

How hospitality employers can boost productivity through L&D

Written by Martin-Christian Kent on 8 August 2017 in Features

L&D could be the solution to a more productive hospitality industry, says Martin-Christian Kent. 

Employee satisfaction: Why you need to care

Written by Maria Baranowska on 7 August 2017 in Opinion

Are your employees happy? Here's why you need to find out.

Five tips for young professionals to keep their new careers on track

Written by Gabriel Smith on 7 August 2017 in Features

Sleep, diet, work-life balance...here's how young people can perform to their best at work. 

Magazine excerpt: In the year 2025, what does workplace learning look like?

Written by Kate Pasterfield on 4 August 2017 in Features

Kate Pasterfield looks into the future of workplace learning and says we should hold on tight and enjoy the ride.

Changing hiring practices: Competency frameworks and moving away from bias

Written by Jon Atkins on 4 August 2017 in Opinion

Do you consider yourself to be an introvert or an extravert? Jon Atkins ruminates.

TJ interviews: Jill Maples, Hermes

Written by Jon Kennard on 3 August 2017 in Interviews

We talk to Jill Maples, an HR director who's delivering change. 

Magazine excerpt: The tools that help make meetings happen

Written by Jon Kennard on 2 August 2017 in Features

For our technology edition of the magazine, Louise Doherty talks meeting tools that make her life easier.  

The mistakes that make negotiations fail

Written by David Freedman on 2 August 2017 in Features

David Freedman examines the bad habits logistics negotiators need to drop to strike the ultimate deal.

August 2017

Written by Jon Kennard on 1 August 2017 in Magazine

Knowledgepool's Dave Marsh talks life in L&D as an ex-teacher.

The LPI's Ed Monk and the engines of change

Written by Jon Kennard on 1 August 2017 in Interviews

Ed Monk talks to Debbie Carter about his views on L&D today.

The Apprenticeship Levy: Turning a tax into a talent strategy

Written by Tim Campbell on 31 July 2017 in Features

Tim Campbell sees the Apprenticeship Levy as less a tax and more of a talent strategy. 

Why training is at the heart of a groundbreaking NHS recruitment campaign

Written by Andrew Stewart on 28 July 2017 in Features

Andrew Stewart looks at nurses and midwives leaving the profession

Always leave until tomorrow what can be done today

Written by Jon Kennard on 27 July 2017 in Video

Clare Gerada gives a different perspective about deadlines.

Can I do diversity hiring without breaching inequality laws?

Written by Charles Hipps on 27 July 2017 in Opinion

Charles Hipps navigates the tricky world of diversity. 

Six ways to take the bored out of onboarding

Written by Michael Roche on 26 July 2017 in Opinion

Michael Roche knows how to liven up the onboarding process.

How a neurodiverse workforce could help plug your skill gap

Written by Debbie Mawer on 25 July 2017 in Features

Debbie Mawer offers some insight into the importance of neurodiversity.

Technological training: Bringing your corporate learning in-house

Written by Ranjit Singh on 25 July 2017 in Features

Ranjit Singh looks at the shift towards in-house training development.