Articles

Five ways your business will suffer if you don’t invest in your employees

Written by Mike Edwards on 16 May 2017 in Opinion

Mike Edwards discusses how an employee engagement programme not only shows your staff you care and develops individual goals, but offers much more, contributing to wider success and growth.

Capita Learning announced as headline sponsor of the TJ Awards

Written by Jon Kennard on 16 May 2017 in News

TJ is delighted to announce Capita Learning as the headline sponsor of this year's TJ Awards.

Translation technology: Can it bridge the language skills gap?

Written by Panos Kraniotis on 16 May 2017 in Opinion

Can technology bridge the language skills gap? Panos Kaniotis thinks so.

What's L&D’s role in employee engagement?

Written by Steve Macaulay and Sarah Cook on 15 May 2017 in Opinion

Sarah Cook and Steve Macauley tell us about how L&D and employee engagement fit together.

The two pieces of effective leadership

Written by Jeff Havens on 15 May 2017 in Opinion

Could leadership be this simple? Jeff Havens explains the semantics behind good and great leadership.

Mentoring: How does it impact your business?

Written by Michael O’Flynn on 12 May 2017 in Opinion

Does your business have a mentoring programme? If not, why not? Michael O' Flynn recaps on the positive impact to business.

May 2017

Written by Jon Kennard on 12 May 2017 in Magazine

Alexandra Bode-Tunji takes TJ on a journey of transformation.

Learning Newsflash: 12 May

Written by Jon Kennard on 12 May 2017 in News

How did we miss a week? Never mind - we're back with another TJ learning newsflash, and it's a good one. Get in touch if you have something newsworthy!

Reluctant leaders: King George VI

Written by Paul Russell on 11 May 2017 in Features

In the first of what could make for a very interesting series, Paul Russell discusses King George VI, one of the reluctant leaders of the world.  

Audio interview: Penny Asher on global learning strategy

Written by Jon Kennard on 10 May 2017 in Features

We talk to Penny Asher, director of executive education at Open University Business School about global learning strategy.​

Four ways to create a ‘speak up’ culture and drive your business forward

Written by Gemma Harding on 9 May 2017 in Features

Gemma Harding tells TJ how to create a working culture where it's safe to speak out. 

Reframing Brexit: Changing the nature of the debate

Written by Tania Coke on 5 May 2017 in Opinion

Leave or remain, Brexit has given us a chance to re-evaluate our debating abilities, says Tania Coke.

Infographic: The do's and don'ts of presenting

Written by Sarah Brown on 4 May 2017 in Features

What are the do's and don'ts for a great presentation? Just have a look at this infographic.

It is possible for trainers to demonstrate value

Written by Jon Kennard on 4 May 2017 in Opinion

Trainers can demonstrate value by learning from higher education, says Peter Eyre.

 

Cyber security education: Why we need to re-think it

Written by Aaron Higbee on 3 May 2017 in Opinion

Cyber security education isn't just about human error, says phishing expert Aaron Higbee. 

How to attract future leaders with L&D

Written by Penny Asher on 3 May 2017 in Opinion

How do you engage tomorrow's leaders with L&D? Open University Business School's Penny Asher tells TJ.

How to create and deliver consistent global learning

Written by Cecilia Westin Curry on 2 May 2017 in Opinion

Multinational employers can build a global talent pool by delivering consistent learning that’s tailored to the needs of local offices, says Cecilia Westin Curry.

 

Talent retention: Mentoring the future generation

Written by Andrew Mosley on 2 May 2017 in Opinion

It's a question that comes up time and again - how do we sustain a talent pipeline? Andrew Mosley gives the hospitality perspective. 

TJ interviews: Jane Cave about the government's digital strategy

Written by Jon Kennard on 28 April 2017 in Features

We talk to the IDM's Jane Cave about the government's recent digital strategy announcement.  

How to listen effectively

Written by Jon Kennard on 28 April 2017 in Video

Courtesy of Clear Lessons, Maggie Buggie of Capgemini tells us why it's so important to listen effectively.