Articles

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.

Maintaining staff motivation within a growing company

Written by Pascal Culverhouse on 24 July 2017 in Opinion

Pascal Culverhouse discusses how to motivate your staff as business grows.

Social learning: A retail case study

Written by Conor Gilligan on 21 July 2017 in Features

Conor Gilligan looks to retail to see social learning in action. 

Remember that all rules are invented

Written by Jon Kennard on 21 July 2017 in Video

Courtesy of Clear Lessons, Maggie Buggie reminds us that challenging the rules often leads to great outcomes.

The TJ podcast: July 2017

Written by Jon Kennard on 20 July 2017 in Features

Jon and Jo get to grips with rock stars, ninjas and other CV nonsense, Jude Germain talks about her new book The Maverick Paradox, Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs gets put on trial, and team working is the focus for this month's magazine and webinar.

Learning Newsflash: 20 July

Written by Jon Kennard on 20 July 2017 in News

It's Thursday - it's newsflash time. Dig into these stories and get in touch if you have a good one!

The challenges of learning in the workplace

Written by Andrew E. Boswell on 19 July 2017 in Opinion

Andrew Boswell gives an overview of critical pedagogy.

Go on holiday for four weeks at a time

Written by Jon Kennard on 18 July 2017 in Video

John O' Brien says a long holiday could be a good leadership strategy. 

The keys to influencing culture

Written by Laura Overton on 18 July 2017 in Features

In the final article of our series, Laura Overton provides practical, evidence-based insights into influencing culture.

 

The one area of your life technology will never improve

Written by Jeff Havens on 17 July 2017 in Opinion

Can technology speed up the learning process? Jeff Havens doesn't think so.

Conflict resolution skills: Rethinking teacher training pt2

Written by Esther Efemini on 14 July 2017 in Features

Esther Efemini concludes her piece on conflict resolution.