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TJ interviews: Fujitsu’s Kelly Metcalf

Written by Debbie Carter on 14 February 2022 in Interviews

Kelly Metcalf is passionate about creating an environment where everyone can be completely themselves at work, where inclusion is relevant to everyone and advocates the links between employee wellbeing and inclusion. Here she talks to TJ about her focus for 2022

The importance of cake

Written by Stephanie Davies on 13 February 2022 in Opinion

This month Stephanie Davies explores ‘ambush by cake’ and why birthday cake is so important to us all! 

Looking to the future

Written by Gemma Carter on 11 February 2022 in Features

As National Apprenticeship Week 2022 draws to a close this weekend, industry leaders give their view of the value of apprenticeships 

TJ Newsflash: 10 February

Written by Debbie Carter on 10 February 2022 in News

This week’s selection of news celebrates the world of apprentices 

Top tips for attracting, retaining, and managing talent

Written by Amy Smyth on 9 February 2022 in Opinion

Amy Smyth shares her thoughts on the impact of the global pandemic on the workforce, what 2022 holds for organisations, their leaders and people

Supporting neurodiverse apprentices

Written by Chris Quickfall on 9 February 2022 in Features

Chris Quickfall introduces new research that show how personalised support is vital for improving confidence and motivation in apprentices with special learning needs

 

TJ interviews: Avado’s Richard Haynes

Written by Debbie Carter on 8 February 2022 in Interviews

It is National Apprenticeship Week and to start our coverage TJ’s editor interviews Richard Haynes chief commercial officer at Avado

4 tips for great hybrid training

Written by Shauna Chernicoff on 8 February 2022 in Features

Shauna Chernicoff on how to bridge the gap between face-to-face and virtual training

Re-education and upskilling through experiential learning

Written by Philippa White on 7 February 2022 in Features

Philippa White urges us to expand our horizons by embracing new opportunities and ways of learning that are transformational

Writing – a powerful self-reflection tool

Written by Alison Jones on 3 February 2022 in Features

Exploratory writing is a simple way to improve wellbeing and much more says Alison Jones 

Providing opportunities for young Americans

Written by Lili Allen on 3 February 2022 in Features

Lili Allen looks at how US employers can help young workers advance in an economy leaving them behind

4 ways to combat burnout in HR teams

Written by Charlotte Penny on 2 February 2022 in Features

Charlotte Penny looks at the ways HR leaders can reduce stress in their people

 

Should we be attracting the ‘brightest and best’?

Written by Yash Dubal on 1 February 2022 in Opinion

Immigration specialist, Yash Dubal argues that the government’s preoccupation with skilled workers could hamper productivity

Changing perceptions of neurodiversity

Written by Jacqui Wallis on 28 January 2022 in Features

Jacqui Wallis discusses the neurodivergent workforce and how to recruit, retain and get the best from this valuable group of people 

TJ Newsflash: 25 January

Written by Debbie Carter on 25 January 2022 in News

This week’s selection of news, research and insights from across the world.

The TJ Podcast: January 2022

Written by Debbie Carter on 25 January 2022 in Podcast

Looking to the future: what does 2022 hold for organisations, their leaders and people?

Virtual Reality as a communication tool

Written by Debbie Carter on 24 January 2022 in Features

A case study of how Hyundai Card used the metaverse to engage and reward their teams during Covid restrictions

 

How to eat in a modern meeting

Written by Jo Bryant on 21 January 2022 in Features

Jo Bryant lays out her top tips on how to navigate eating at work in the remote world  

The rise of corporate research funding

Written by Adrian Mulligan on 19 January 2022 in Features

Adrian Mulligan reveals the results of Elsevier’s recent study into research funding. With a change in direction across fields there are many opportunities researchers should embrace

How to build an extreme team for extreme times

Written by George Karseras on 17 January 2022 in Features

There has never been a tougher time to lead a team says George Karseras and building trust from the start is key