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National Apprenticeship Week: An interview with Matt Hutton

Written by Jonathan Kennard on 6 March 2017 in Features

It's National Apprenticeship Week and we caught up with Matt Hutton, a Year 3 apprentice on placement at Autodesk.

 

Degree apprenticeships: How to make them part of your skills gap solution

Written by David Willett on 3 March 2017 in Features

As we wait for National Apprenticeship Week to start, David Willett tells us why degree apprenticeships could be the solution to your skills gap.

International Women’s Day: An opportunity to renew the gender conversation

Written by Fiona Quigley on 3 March 2017 in Opinion

Ahead of International Women’s Day on 8 March 2017, Fiona Quigley talks about the importance of tackling unconscious bias.

Creativity: What is it and how can leaders help develop it?

Written by Dave Evans on 3 March 2017 in Opinion

It can be challenging for leaders to develop and harness creativity in others. Dave Evans explores some of the ways creativity can come about, as well as tips for encouraging it.

Continuous leadership programmes: How to build one that works

Written by Nina Mehta-Vania on 2 March 2017 in Features

How do you build an effective continuous leadership programme? Nina Mehta-Vania tells the TJ community.

Learning Newsflash: 2 March

Written by Jon Kennard on 2 March 2017 in News

It's the TJ learning newsflash: this week we look at workplace health, engagement strategies, modern leadership and more. Contact us with any interesting news-y nuggets here. @trainingjournal

L&D technology trends: What should you be considering for your L&D practice?

Written by Rob May on 1 March 2017 in Opinion

More mobile, artificial intelligence, virtual reality – Rob May surveys training technology trends for 2017.

Technology: Never give up - even when it seems hopeless

Written by Krystyna Gadd on 28 February 2017 in Opinion

Fed up with webinars and technology in general? Don't be. Persevere, get help from your friends and your patience will be rewarded, says Krystyna Gadd. 

HR needs to find the ideal mix of training to improve performance pt2

Written by Joan Tanner on 27 February 2017 in Opinion

Joan Tanner concludes her two-part feature about HR finding the right training mix.

Learning Newsflash: 24 Feb

Written by Jonathan Kennard on 24 February 2017 in News

It's the TJ learning newsflash: here we link to a few stories about leadership, millennials, the workplace of the future and more from the week gone by. Did we miss some good ones? Get in touch and let us know. @trainingjournal

TJwow webinar recording February 2017 - webinar technology for conversation-led learning

Written by Jo Cook on 24 February 2017 in Video

Recording of the TJ discussion webinar from February 2017 about using webinar technology for conversation-led learning. A different format from the normal #TJwow webinars as this was an adaptation of the Online Educa Berlin speaking session.

Virtual coaching - is this the future for business coaching?

Written by Louise Weston on 23 February 2017 in Features

As the success of remote fitness coaching becomes evident, Louise Weston asks could a similar approach be applied in business coaching?

Apprenticeships Guide 2017

Written by Jonathan Kennard on 22 February 2017 in Magazine