Articles

Working with solo creatives

Written by Alastair Pearce on 19 May 2021 in Opinion

Alastair Pearce discusses how to get the best out of solo creatives.

Seven steps successful training providers take to ensure sustainable growth

Written by Heather Frankham on 18 May 2021 in Features

Heather Frankham looks at seven key factors every growing training provider needs to bear in mind.

TJ interviews: Virti's Dr Alex Young

Written by Jon Kennard on 18 May 2021 in Interviews

Dr. Alex Young sees a bright future for immersive training.

The TJ Podcast: May 2021

Written by Jon Kennard on 17 May 2021 in Podcast

Jon, Jo and Kate discuss all things L&D, podcast, new job, and digital skills-related.

Career pivots: Thriving through change

Written by Jeremy Snape on 17 May 2021 in Opinion

Jeremy Snape is back to talk about the importance of change, however uncomfortable it may feel. 

Programmatic learning: Moving beyond content 

Written by Alan Hiddleston on 17 May 2021 in Opinion

It's that word again - reskilling. Alan Hiddleston tells TJ why it's so important for continuous progression and business culture.

Applying Employees’ Individual Skills in Corporate Volunteering

Written by Jon Kennard on 14 May 2021 in Features

Team volunteering is a great employee engagement tool. Cassandra Smallman tells TJ how you can help employees apply their individual skills when volunteering together.

How to support a highly imaginative leader

Written by Mark Powell and Gillian Hyde on 14 May 2021 in Features

A leader with extreme visionary ideas can lose the focus of the rest of their team. Mark Powell and Gillian Hyde provide strategies to mitigate negative repercussions. 

 

TJ interviews: Ally's Vetri Vellore

Written by Jon Kennard on 14 May 2021 in Interviews

Ally founder Vetri Vellore talks about the positive changes to the new workplace.

Learning at Work Week: A complimentary training activity from Northgate

Written by Zoe Lane on 13 May 2021 in Features

As a National Activity Partner, Northgate Training Activities has developed a free interactive training activity to support learning events put on by L&D departments in organisations across the UK.

How to lead in the age of self-directedness

Written by Stephen Manley on 13 May 2021 in Features

Gone are the days of command and control, says Stephen Manley.

TJ Newsflash: 13 May

Written by Jon Kennard on 13 May 2021 in News

Just what is 'managing up', after all? This and more revelations in the week's newsflash.

How to lead your remote team through change

Written by Jon Kennard on 12 May 2021 in Features

Struggling with the change process? Simki Dutta has ideas for you.

How to develop transparent career paths for entry-level workers

Written by Evelyn Long on 11 May 2021 in Features

Evelyn Long looks at the importance of career road maps in construction and other industries. 

TJ interviews: AkzoNobel’s Carin de Weme

Written by Jon Kennard on 11 May 2021 in Interviews

TJ talks to Carin de Weme about how to build an international L&D ecosystem.

How to improve mental health by connecting well with nature

Written by Liggy Webb on 10 May 2021 in Features

Nature is the theme of this year's Mental Health Awareness Week, and Liggy Webb has some connection ideas.

TJ Newsflash: 7 May

Written by Jon Kennard on 7 May 2021 in News

It's that rare beast - a Friday news round-up. Savour it, and read on...

Pride month preview: Three ways to support LGBTQ+ colleagues in the workplace

Written by Alasdair James Scott on 7 May 2021 in Features

As Pride month approaches Alasdair James Scott provides three key ways to support LGBTQ+ colleagues in the workplace.

How to democratise coaching

Written by Mark Ellery on 7 May 2021 in Features

As workers begin the return to work post- pandemic, Mark Ellery explores the role technology plays in making coaching accessible to all.

#TJtalks​​: Stephanie Davies on using comedy in business

Written by Jon Kennard on 6 May 2021 in Video

Jon talks to Stephanie Davies about her journey from stand-up comedian to running her consulting organisation, Laughology.