Articles

Skills: An ever-evolving toolkit

Written by James McLeod on 6 May 2021 in Opinion

James McLeod on why adaptability should replace expertise at work.

Training managers can help organisations through the mental health pandemic

Written by Mark Newey on 5 May 2021 in Features

Mark Newey gives us the lowdown on how to support employees through the return to the workplace.

How can businesses improve their skilling initiatives in 2021?

Written by Becs Roycroft on 5 May 2021 in Features

Becs Roycroft identifies three simple ways to keep your skills strategy on track. 

Five top tips for encouraging inclusive language in the workplace

Written by Alice MacDonald on 4 May 2021 in Features

Want to be more inclusive in your language? There's an easy acronym for that, says Alice MacDonald.

Seven training trends from the not-for-profit sector

Written by Matt Hugg on 4 May 2021 in Features

Organisations are adjusting to a new, post-pandemic normal, and that includes training procedures. Matt Hugg explores the new processes that are emerging.

Creating a more equitable workplace

Written by Amanda van Nuys on 30 April 2021 in Features

Diversity and inclusion are two of the most highly discussed and most important topics in the talent space. Here, Amanda Van Nuys answers some critical questions.

The AstraZeneca Learning Trial: Key insights

Written by Brian Murphy and Guy Champniss on 30 April 2021 in Features

On the completion of the AZ Learning Trial the L&D team, led by Brian Murphy,  found four key insights that really stood out.

TJ Newsflash: 29 April

Written by Jon Kennard on 29 April 2021 in News

A big shout out for the old pen and paper this week.

Hyflex: When hybrid meets flexible

Written by Frank Weishaupt on 29 April 2021 in Features

With mass adoption of hybrid and hyflex working, Frank Weishaupt offers three useful tips on keeping ahead of the game.

The challenges of remote working

Written by Blake Snow on 29 April 2021 in Opinion

As we mark a year of mass homeworking, Blake Snow explores the latest research findings on its impact.

What are the future business prospects of cities like London?

Written by Justin Small on 28 April 2021 in Features

COVID-19 caused mass migration from many major cities around the globe. Justin Small examines the figures for London and what they might predict for the future.

Rebel leaders we can all learn from

Written by Jackie Fast on 28 April 2021 in Features

Jackie Fast looks at unconventional leaders and explores what makes them agents of change.

Engagement = success

Written by Myra Khanna on 28 April 2021 in Features

Myra Khanna has eight reasons why employee engagement is essential for business development.

Settling into a new organisation pt2

Written by Sarah Cook and Steve MacAulay on 27 April 2021 in Features

In the second of two articles about onboarding, Sarah Cook and Steve Macaulay look at possible pitfalls and how to measure success.

The state of play in coaching research today

Written by Erik de Haan on 26 April 2021 in Features

Erik de Haan made good use of lockdown to take a look at quantitative coaching research – here’s what he’s learnt.

TJ interviews: Simul8's Laura Reid

Written by Jon Kennard on 23 April 2021 in Interviews

TJ spoke to Simul8 CEO Laura Reid to demystify what it takes to make it in the software industry.

The flexible future of work

Written by The CIPD on 22 April 2021 in Opinion

The CIPD’s Flex from 1st campaign aims to make access to flexible working arrangements more equal.

Power to the people

Written by Gavin Mee on 22 April 2021 in Opinion

As we start returning to a faster, digitally focused world, Gavin Mee encourages organisations to broaden their scope when searching for people to create tech solutions.

TJ Newsflash: 22 April

Written by Jon Kennard on 22 April 2021 in News

The sun's out in our part of the world, and it's all very positive this week. Read on and enjoy!

The power of microlearning for team training

Written by Amy Morrisey on 21 April 2021 in Features

Are you considering using microlearning to train your team? Amy Morrisey gives three tips to maximise the power of your bite-sized courses and elevate your efforts.