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How HR practitioners can implement charity partnership programmes that resonate with employees

Written by Rosemary Macdonald on 21 July 2020 in Features

Rosemary Macdonald gives her advice on how HR practitioners can implement charity partnership programmes that resonate with employees.

Data conversations and a strategic role for L&D

Written by Donald H Taylor on 21 July 2020 in Opinion

For Donald H Taylor, the move to online learning may have been made but the work is far from done.

The TJ Podcast: July 2020

Written by Jon Kennard on 20 July 2020 in Features

Jon, Jo and Kate cover learning transfer, LTSF, Skillsoft, the TJ Awards and more, while Neta Meidav from Vault Platform talks discrimination in the workplace.

 

Book excerpt: Mission to Manage

Written by Marianne Page on 20 July 2020 in Features

In an excerpt from her new book 'Mission to Manage', Marianne Page discusses understanding your team dynamics. 

Seven remote work habits you should avoid

Written by Rachel Eleza on 20 July 2020 in Features

If you haven't quite got your routine down, Rachel Eleza is here with a few 'don't's for all you home workers.

The last laugh: Can humour and a bag of coconuts be the antidote?

Written by Stephanie Davies on 17 July 2020 in Opinion

Stephanie Davies is getting back to normality - with the help of humour and hand sanitiser. 

TJ Newsflash: 16 July

Written by Jon Kennard on 16 July 2020 in News

What is an office for? A lot of businesses seem to be rationalising these decisions at the moment. This, and more, in the week's newsflash.

Take 5: Positivity

Written by Liggy Webb on 15 July 2020 in Features

Be positive! A few tips from our regular columnist on all things wellbeing-related, Liggy Webb. 

Loneliness and leadership: Why leaders should be creating an environment of safety, cohesion and trust within the workplace

Written by Dr Nerina Ramlakhan on 15 July 2020 in Opinion

Dr Nerina Ramlakhan looks at the role of leaders in creating organisational safety.

Jill Thornton: "Remember to take some time out for yourself"

Written by Jon Kennard on 14 July 2020 in Video

Oakwood Training's Terry Streather talks to Jill Thornton, the health, safety and wellbeing manager at Royal College of Nursing, about how her work and how they are dealing with the current environment.

What to do if you're furloughed and feeling like a phony

Written by Jamie Mackenzie on 14 July 2020 in Features

Jamie Mackenzie suggests a few ways businesses can show furloughed staff they're still valued during this period of instability.

TJ Awards 2020 cancelled

Written by Jon Kennard on 13 July 2020 in News

Following the UK response to the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak, we have taken the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 TJ Awards programme.

Six visual design tips for effective elearning

Written by Andrew DeBell on 13 July 2020 in Features

Andrew DeBell gives us some simple design ideas for great elearning.

Transfer in digital training: Quick-and-easy tools with great impact pt2

Written by Dr. Ina Weinbauer-Heidel and Dirk Meißner on 13 July 2020 in Features

Dr. Ina Weinbauer-Heidel and Dirk Meißner conclude their piece for TJ subscribers on practical tips and tools for effective learning transfer.

A new kind of leadership in this 21​st Century VUCA world

Written by Erik de Haan on 10 July 2020 in Opinion

Erik de Haan details the brave new world of coaching and leadership.

The ultimate A-Z of home working

Written by Sarah Harvey on 10 July 2020 in Features

Sarah Harvey gives us a full A-Z of getting the best out of home working.

Building the digital workplace for today and tomorrow

Written by Flemming Goldbach on 9 July 2020 in Features

For Flemming Goldbach, the future workplace has to be digital.

TJ Newsflash: 9 July

Written by Jon Kennard on 9 July 2020 in News

Does your family need a board of directors? This and other stories in the week's TJ Newsflash.

Post-lockdown philosophy that will transform your business: Empowerment and experimentation

Written by David Lewis on 8 July 2020 in Features

David Lewis suggests that experimentation would make for a better post-lockdown business world. 

TJ, TalentLMS and Workable join forces for upskilling survey

Written by Jon Kennard on 7 July 2020 in News

TJ has teamed up with Workable and TalentLMS to look at the state of reskilling and upskilling in the COVID-19 era.