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TJ Newsflash: 7 June

Written by Jon Kennard on 7 June 2018 in News

How to make friends and love your work, according to Guardian Labs. Read on for more...

Magazine excerpt: The new world of compassionate leadership

Written by Nicky Pharoah on 7 June 2018 in Features

Nicky Pharoah on the power of empathy and compassion in business.

Evolving learning strategies to keep pace with the modern workforce

Written by Shelley Osborne on 6 June 2018 in Features

Udemy's Shelley Osborne says learning strategies need to become learning cultures.

How to avoid presentation fear

Written by Veronika Svabova on 6 June 2018 in Features

How do you take the fear out of the presenting experience? Veronika Svabova has some handy tips. 

Stick with the Apprenticeship Levy - it'll pay off.

Written by Professor Lynette Ryals on 5 June 2018 in Opinion

Professor Lynette Ryals urges businesses to remain positive about the Apprenticeship Levy.

TJ interviews: Clark Quinn - author and L&D thought leader

Written by Conor Gilligan on 5 June 2018 in Interviews

Conor Gilligan interviews Clark Quinn about his recent book.  

The TJ Awards 2018: Shortlist announced

Written by Jon Kennard on 4 June 2018 in News

Here it is - this year's TJ Awards shortlist. Congratulations to all who made it, and see you in December (if not before).

Magazine excerpt: An age of disruption

Written by Paul Lewis on 4 June 2018 in Features

Business leaders need new skills to understand and respond to today’s geopolitical risks, argues Paul Lewis.

Pre-recorded vs. live webinars: Pros and cons

Written by Julian Roche on 4 June 2018 in Opinion

Juian Roche asks: pre-recorded or live, how do you like your webinars?

June 2018

Written by Jon Kennard on 1 June 2018 in Magazine

Annie Boate talks transformational coaching, and we examine the world of compassionate leadership.

Common cognitive biases in selection and assessment and how you can turn them to your advantage

Written by Ed Mellett on 1 June 2018 in Features

Ed Mellett takes a look at some of the most common biases at play during assessment and selection events.

TJ Newsflash: 31 May

Written by Jon Kennard on 31 May 2018 in News

Maximum productivity time discovered, and other great stories in this week's newsflash.

Industry standards are critical to supporting digital apprenticeships

Written by Graham Hunter on 30 May 2018 in Opinion

Graham Hunter makes the apprenticeship case for businesses of all sizes.

TJ interviews: Olam Cocoa's Ronald Vos

Written by Jon Kennard on 30 May 2018 in Interviews

Following International Health and Safety Day, we get a few pointers from Ronald Vos. 

Training is not just child’s play - even if you use game theory

Written by Jason Seebaruth on 25 May 2018 in Features

Jason Seebaruth attended a memorable session at last month's CIPD L&D show. 

The future of your organisation depends on a skills investment

Written by Kathy Schneider on 25 May 2018 in Opinion

Kathy Schneider ties a few recent events together to highlight the most important part of an L&D strategy: the people. 

Can you motivate without throwing money at people?

Written by Bryce Sanders on 25 May 2018 in Opinion

It's all about the money, money, money. Or is it? Bryce Sanders investigates.

TJ Newsflash: 24 May

Written by Jon Kennard on 24 May 2018 in News

Is it that time again? All your newsflash needs, listed beneath. We kick off with a great checklist of positive behaviours. 

Rebellious leaders: Margaret Sanger

Written by Paul Russell on 23 May 2018 in Features

Paul Russell looks at the life of birth control activist Margaret Sanger.

How to identify talent for SME L&D professionals

Written by Dr Xiaoxian Zhu on 23 May 2018 in Features

Dr Xiaoxian Zhu looks at the talent situation for smaller businesses.