Articles

How to engage employees through furlough pt1

Written by Julie Cameron on 14 September 2020 in Features

In part one of a two-part guide Julie Cameron looks at what employers can do to keep furloughed people engaged.

The how of transformational leadership

Written by Mostafa Sayyadi on 14 September 2020 in Features

Mostafa Sayyadi looks at the importance of transformational leadership and some ideas for implementation.

Training volunteers

Written by Allen Kramer on 11 September 2020 in Features

Allen Kramer provides four essential tools to help you get your volunteers up to speed and motivated.

The TJ Podcast: September 2020

Written by Jon Kennard on 11 September 2020 in Features

Jon, Jo and Kate talk about the power of conversation (appropriate), elearning scams, the future of events and more. 

Last laugh: Missing office bants?

Written by Stephanie Davies on 11 September 2020 in Opinion

Stephanie Davies mourns the lack of friendly chit-chat now she’s working at home.

TJ Newsflash: 10 September

Written by Jon Kennard on 10 September 2020 in News

Nice guys/gals don't always finish last! This and other revelations in the week's newsflash.

Unlocked subscriber content: The power of a team vision

Written by Pam Hamilton on 10 September 2020 in Features

Pam Hamilton explores the importance of team vision and introduces a tool to get your team started.

Take 5: Critical thinking

Written by Liggy Webb on 9 September 2020 in Features

Liggy Webb provides some insightful ideas to help us make the right decisions.

Leadership ethics: Providing certainty in an uncertain world

Written by Amrit Sandhar on 9 September 2020 in Opinion

As remote working distances the individual from organisational ethics Amrit Sandhar urges leaders to model the organisations’ values and culture.

From the archive: The more things change...

Written by Martin Addison on 8 September 2020 in Features

One of the benefits of being a TJ subscriber is full access to our decades-long archive of content - here we look back to a piece about management from October 2012.

 

Nurturing the leaders in your team

Written by Rachel Eleza on 8 September 2020 in Features

Rachel Eleza provides five strategies for team development.

Three steps to successful online learning

Written by Graham Glass on 8 September 2020 in Features

Personalised online training is vital as remote working becomes the norm. Graham Glass tells us how to make it flourish.

Understanding and supporting employees with bereavement

Written by Erika Gati-Howe on 7 September 2020 in Features

Erika Gati-Howe provides advice for recognising, understanding and supporting employees with grief.

How to create effective training content for a remote workforce

Written by iSpring on 7 September 2020 in Features

Looking to get started with creating dynamic online learning content? iSpring can help you with that. 

TJ interviews: Occupop's Caroline Gleeson

Written by Jon Kennard on 4 September 2020 in Interviews

Caroline Gleeson outlines how a progressive and open workplace can be achieved.

Conversation: The heart of post Covid-19 change

Written by Emily Cosgrove and Sara Hope on 4 September 2020 in Features

Emily Cosgrove and Sara Hope on how leaders need empathy and conversational wisdom to navigate the seismic changes they currently face.

Why ‘now’ is the right time for elearning

Written by Simon Greany on 3 September 2020 in Features

Time is of the essence in establishing long-term success by using blended strategies, says Simon Greany.

TJ Newsflash: 3 September

Written by Jon Kennard on 3 September 2020 in News

Stories from L&D plus gravity-defying liquid, this week in the newsflash.

Things have changed, or so it seems

Written by James Flanagan on 2 September 2020 in Opinion

We need to examine our achievements of the last few months to accept change more easily, says James Flanagan.

Improving corporate diversity, inclusion and belonging starts with L&D teams

Written by Andrea Lipton on 2 September 2020 in Opinion

If it's time for change, Andrea Lipton says it starts with L&D.