Articles

Audio interview: Stephanie Morgan on engaging your learners

Written by Jon Kennard on 14 September 2017 in Interviews

We talk to Stephanie Morgan about different types of engaged learner.

Audio interview: Don Taylor on Learning Technologies in the Workplace

Written by Jon Kennard on 23 August 2017 in Interviews

Jo Cook chats to the LPI chairman.

Difficult conversations: Do we have a problem with harassment?

Written by Vicky Roberts on 19 January 2018 in Opinion

After all the public allegations of sexual harassment in 2017, Vicky Roberts says businesses need to change. 

TJ Newsflash: 18 January

Written by Jon Kennard on 18 January 2018 in News

In this week's newsflash, some big news about Learndirect, Euan Blair sees prospects in the Apprenticeship Levy, and more... 

Five tips for exerting influence without an authority position

Written by Heather Lomax on 18 January 2018 in Features

You don't need to be a leader to have influence, says Heather Lomax.

Five reasons to use video for L&D

Written by Jon Kennard on 17 January 2018 in Video

A quick primer on why video is so important...

Ten tips on employee orientation pt1

Written by Mark Sinatra on 17 January 2018 in Features

Mark Sinatra gives us his way of settling new hires in quickly.

How L&D influences a culture of productivity in the workplace

Written by Blake Henegan on 16 January 2018 in Opinion

Blake Henegan outlines steps to improve productivity through culture.

How can we support teachers to effectively deliver PSHE education?

Written by Hayley Sherwood on 16 January 2018 in Opinion

Hayley Sherwood tells us why PSHE education is important for everyone. 

Why management training doesn’t work (and what you should be doing instead)

Written by Katy Tynan on 15 January 2018 in Opinion

Katy Tynan says we need more than just classroom training to make successful managers. 

How HR Technology makes a difference to social mobility

Written by Rowena Bach on 15 January 2018 in Opinion

Rowena Bach discusses how digi-mentoring and HR tech can bring change and increased social mobility.

Nigel Paine: "You have no business without trust"

Written by Jon Kennard on 12 January 2018 in Video

Nigel Paine stresses the importance of trust.

TJ Newsflash: 12 January

Written by Jon Kennard on 12 January 2018 in News

Another TJ newsflash - and we kick off with a one-two punch of woe for the poor old Apprenticeship Levy...

The wood from the trees: How to engage today's overwhelmed workforce pt2

Written by Martyn Bull on 12 January 2018 in Features

Martyn Bull concludes his piece on engaging today's workforce.

Seven storytelling techniques to master before your next presentation

Written by Gisele Navarro on 11 January 2018 in Features

Here's how you can apply storytelling theory to your next presentation.

The coaching model library: An introduction

Written by Steve Thomson on 11 January 2018 in Features

TJ and Unlimited Potential have joined forces to bring you the definitive coaching model library. Steve Thomson gives us an introduction to the initiative and a couple of simple models too.

Transform your management: Perform like Mission Control

Written by Paul Sean Hill on 10 January 2018 in Features

Former Director of Mission Operations for NASA’s human spaceflight, Paul Sean Hill, offers another excerpt from his new book, 'Mission Control Management'.

How to overcome the January blues at work

Written by Dr Leigh Neal on 10 January 2018 in Features

Dr Leigh Neal has offered some insights into beating the January Blues.

Magazine excerpt: Nature or nurture?

Written by Margot Manning on 9 January 2018 in Features

Margo Manning asks, are managers born or made?

Reluctant leaders: Clarence Thomas

Written by Paul Russell on 9 January 2018 in Features

Paul Russell looks at the reluctant leadership of Clarence Thomas.