Articles

How to engage remote workers in brainstorming

Written by Olivia Ryan on 10 May 2018 in Features

Just because your staff work remotely doesn't mean you can't brainstorm, says Olivia Ryan.

Will AI make my job in L&D redundant?

Written by Trish Uhl on 9 May 2018 in Opinion

Ahead of our May webinar, speaker Trish Uhl says businesses need to work with AI and not against it. Because it's coming... 

Steve Wheeler: “AI will never surpass human intelligence.”

Written by Jon Kennard on 8 May 2018 in Video

Steve Wheeler gives some context to a controversial comment about AI.

How to boost workplace wellbeing

Written by Mike Blake on 8 May 2018 in Opinion

How can employers develop and implement successful employee wellbeing strategies? Mike Blake considers the vital role of health risk data.

Magazine excerpt: Speak up, speak out!

Written by Claudia Cooney on 8 May 2018 in Features

Claudia Cooney on changing perceptions about women and disability.

One year on: How to make the levy work

Written by Chris Wood on 4 May 2018 in Opinion

With reports of the apprenticeship levy failing to deliver, Chris Wood sets out how the government might tackle the problem.

How to nurture digital talent

Written by Jonathan Fitchew on 4 May 2018 in Features

Jonathan Fitchew gives us insight into how you can nurture digital talent.

Magazine excerpt: Racism, old and new

Written by Professor Binna Kandola on 4 May 2018 in Features

Professor Binna Kandola explores racism today and finds it is still thriving in organisation and ourselves.

TJ Newsflash: 3 May

Written by Jon Kennard on 3 May 2018 in News

This week we link to stories from HBR and MIT Tech Review, as well as a blog from American L&D expert Clark Quinn. 

Magazine excerpt: Rise of the robot

Written by Rohit Talwar, Steve Wells, Alexandra Whittington, April Koury and Helena Calle on 2 May 2018 in Features

Rohit Talwar, Steve Wells, Alexandra Whittington, April Koury and Helena Calle on learning to survive, thrive and lead in the era of smart machines.

How to stay productive when working for yourself

Written by Olivia Thornton on 2 May 2018 in Opinion

Olivia Thornton tells her story of how to stay motivated and productive.

May 2018

Written by Jon Kennard on 1 May 2018 in Magazine

L&D firebrand Donald Clark discusses his life and work, and a renewed focus on AI. 

What on earth is going on with the apprenticeship levy?

Written by Ben Rowland on 1 May 2018 in Features

Ben Rowland urges businesses to support the Apprenticeship Levy - because it's here to stay.

How can we grow empowered leaders?

Written by Steve Holliday on 30 April 2018 in Opinion

Steve Holliday looks at three helpful tools in creating a culture of empowerment for team leaders.

Only one in four managers is trained in mental health awareness

Written by Ciara Morrison on 30 April 2018 in Features

Ciara Morrison looks at addressing mental health in the workplace and how businesses can prioritise a healthy work-life balance.

Reboot your reputation pt2

Written by Elva Ainsworth on 27 April 2018 in Opinion

Elva Ainsworth features a second extract from her new book, ‘Reboot Your Reputation', written specifically to help people better manage feedback.

How can we change the perception of apprenticeships?

Written by Paul Fegan on 27 April 2018 in Opinion

Paul Fegan says it's time for businesses (in all industries) to understand what apprenticeships offer. 

TJ Newsflash: 26 April

Written by Jon Kennard on 26 April 2018 in News

Newsflash time! Work-life balance, workplace influence, the leadership gap and more...

Is your L&D department business-focused enough? pt2

Written by Jo Cook on 25 April 2018 in Opinion

Jo Cook concludes her piece about L&D and business strategy.

Is your L&D department business-focused enough?

Written by Jo Cook on 24 April 2018 in Opinion

In the first of a two part-feature, deputy editor Jo Cook looks at the performance of L&D teams.