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TJ Newsflash: 20 February

Written by Jon Kennard on 20 February 2020 in News

£400m of Apprenticeship Levy money has gone unused. Are you making use of yours? This and other stories in the week's newsflash.

#LT20UK round-up: Diversity, data and more

Written by Martin Couzins on 20 February 2020 in Features

Martin Couzins distils day two of the Learning Technologies Conference 2020 into your handy five-minute read.

The TJ Podcast: February 2020

Written by Jon Kennard on 19 February 2020 in Features

We come to you live (well, when we recorded it anyway) from Learning Technologies 2020 at London's Excel centre.

Book excerpt: Transformation Timebomb - culture

Written by Gavin Russell on 19 February 2020 in Features

We publish an excerpt from Gavin Russell's new book Transformation Timebomb, focusing on culture. 

The power of collaboration, part 1

Written by Helen Buckwell on 18 February 2020 in Features

Helen Buckwell kicks off our series with a look at how to break down barriers and build a more flexible working culture.

Here's how to become a great manager

Written by Meredith Wood on 18 February 2020 in Features

Meredith Wood reveals seven easy, but highly effective, things you can do today.

Does technology help or hinder communication in the workplace?

Written by Simon Ashton on 17 February 2020 in Opinion

Simon Ashton on why we must learn to communicate effectively through digital platforms.  

How to express yourself authentically

Written by Sarah Harvey on 14 February 2020 in Features

It starts with mastering the art of active listening, says Sarah Harvey.

TJ Newsflash: 13 February

Written by Jon Kennard on 13 February 2020 in News

Is your apprenticeship programme LGBT+ friendly? We've found some guidelines for you in this week's newsflash.

How to declutter your workflow

Written by Kevin Gardner on 13 February 2020 in Features

Chaos and confusion, be gone! Kevin Gardner shares tips to transform your work processes.

Five seismic forces driving reskilling in 2020

Written by Piers Lea on 12 February 2020 in Features

Piers Lea's step-by-step guide to proactive reskilling.

The impact of human error

Written by John Kleeman on 11 February 2020 in Features

To err is human, so John Kleeman reveals how to do it less often!

The skills workers will need in the age of AI

Written by Nikolas Kairinos on 11 February 2020 in Opinion

Which key skills will be vital in the job market in the coming years? Nikolas Kairinos has the answer.

Madness to method: Giving leadership a KISS (Keep It Simple Stupid)

Written by Ed Chacksfield on 10 February 2020 in Opinion

Ed Chacksfield breaks down the leadership code.

From TJ Magazine: Are you fit for the future?

Written by Brian Kropp on 7 February 2020 in Features

Brian Kropp on the six trends your organisation should anticipate.

National Apprenticeship Week: Are apprenticeships the universities of the future?

Written by Rachael Gillett on 7 February 2020 in Opinion

Rachael Gillett on why degree-level apprenticeships are an attractive alternative to university.

TJ Newsflash: 6 February

Written by Jon Kennard on 6 February 2020 in News

It's National Apprenticeship Week, so that's where we start in this week's newsflash.

TJ interviews: Nordea’s Steven Smith

Written by Conor Gilligan on 6 February 2020 in Interviews

Conor Gilligan gets the low-down on corporate learning from Steven Smith, CLO at Nordea.

National Apprenticeship Week: TJ interviews AVADO’s Mark Creighton

Written by Mark Creighton on 4 February 2020 in Interviews

Mark Creighton tells us why he’s championing apprenticeships as a great career path.

From TJ Magazine: The rise of self-determined learning

Written by Egle Vinauskaite on 4 February 2020 in Features

Letting go of the concept of a job for life will offer greater opportunities for L&D, says Egle Vinauskaite.