Articles

Apprenticeships: Positive change for many businesses

Written by Richard Doughty on 8 March 2019 in Features

Apprenticeships are making positive changes to many businesses up and down the UK. Richard Doughty looks at a few success stories.

What should I replace my performance management system with?

Written by Alistair Shepherd on 8 March 2019 in Opinion

Need to improve your business performance? The answer isn't appraisals, it's coaching, says Alistair Shepherd.

Skills and Apprenticeships Guide 2019

Written by Jon Kennard on 8 March 2019 in Magazine

The latest news and views on apprenticeships and skills policy in 2019.

TJ Newsflash: 7 March

Written by Jon Kennard on 7 March 2019 in News

It's very listicle-heavy this week, plus a couple of pieces about apprenticeships (of course) and some very important science.

Apprenticeships: Here's what you need to know for 2019

Written by Liza Andersin on 6 March 2019 in Features

Liza Andersin gives TJ her insight into everything you need to know about apprenticeships with a detailed explanation on how the levy works.

Apprenticeships: A game changer for the common good?

Written by Conor Gilligan on 5 March 2019 in Interviews

Euan Blair, Co-Founder and CEO at WhiteHat, meets Conor Gilligan.

Book excerpt: Brave New Work

Written by Aaron Dignan on 5 March 2019 in Features

We take an excerpt from Aaron Dignan's new book Brave New Work.

The TJ Awards 2019 are open for entries!

Written by Jon Kennard on 4 March 2019 in News

As the TJ Awards enter their 14th year they launch a new category to recognise L&D’s contribution to engagement. 

How to dramatically improve leadership performance

Written by Claire Dale on 4 March 2019 in Features

Claire Dale provides insight on improving leadership performance in business.

The paradox facing women leaders

Written by Susy Roberts on 1 March 2019 in Opinion

Susy Roberts says women leaders are still stuck between a rock and a hard place - but it doesn't have to be this way. 

March 2019

Written by Jon Kennard on 1 March 2019 in Magazine

Goodhabitz boss Maarten Franken tells TJ what makes successful elearning.

How to make reducing workplace harassment a company focus for 2019

Written by Natalia Sketchley on 1 March 2019 in Features

Natalia Sketchley gives TJ tips to make whistleblowing easier in the workplace.

TJ Newsflash: 28 February

Written by Jon Kennard on 28 February 2019 in News

Presenteeism? It should be a thing of the past. Here's why should tell your boss you're sick, and other stories...

Three reasons why the LXP is the future of organisational learning

Written by Libby Webb on 28 February 2019 in Features

Libby Webb draws on a recent report about the Learning Experience Platform.

Go on then! Inspire me.

Written by Jake Meyer on 27 February 2019 in Opinion

Jake Meyer makes the case for non-industry experienced ‘inspirational speakers’ at conferences and events. 

The TJ Podcast: February 2019

Written by Jon Kennard on 26 February 2019 in Features

Jon, Kate and Jo talk Learning Technologies, magazines and webinars.

What matters more in leadership: EQ or IQ?

Written by Samantha Caine on 26 February 2019 in Features

Successful leadership requires strong emotional intelligence (EQ), but how should this measure up with IQ? Samantha Caine explores the link between EQ and IQ.

Brexit: In training for a new transport landscape

Written by David Crawford on 19 February 2019 in Opinion

In the wake of Britain’s imminent EU departure, David Crawford says there will be new opportunity to develop more homegrown driving talent.
 

What is the real cost of outsourcing?

Written by Mark Creighton on 19 February 2019 in Opinion

Is outsourcing right for your business? Mark Creighton looks at the impact.

Three ways to prepare for a new age of leadership

Written by Steve Wainwright on 18 February 2019 in Features

According to Steve Wainwright, these three things will help you prepare for a new age of leadership.