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The TJ podcast: June 2017

Written by Jon Kennard on 23 June 2017 in Features

Jon and Jo survey the news, put the 'meh' in Mehrabian and talk to editor-in-chief Debbie Carter about why everyone should enter the TJ Awards.

TJ Awards preview: And the winner is...

Written by Jon Kennard on 23 June 2017 in Features

Jonathan Owens talks to Robin Stirzaker-Philips from House of Fraser on the retailer’s success at last year's TJ Awards.

Learning from failure

Written by Steve Macaulay and Sarah Cook on 22 June 2017 in Opinion

There's been a lot of high profile failure recently and we can learn from it, say Steve Macaulay and Sarah Cook.

Learning Newsflash: 22 June

Written by Jon Kennard on 22 June 2017 in News

It's the week's learning newsflash - HR, leadership, machine learning (again), and more... 

Workplace training: Finding the right fit

Written by Caroline Schmidt on 22 June 2017 in Features

Which type of workplace training is right for your business? Caroline Schmidt looks at the options. 

Awards preview: Practitioner's viewpoint

Written by Jon Kennard on 21 June 2017 in Features

Hannah Reed has first-hand experience of the life-changing effects of coaching – which is why she’s on a mission to pay it forward.

Is the job description obsolete?

Written by Dr Tim Baker on 21 June 2017 in Opinion

Here's the first article based on Dr. Tim Baker’s new book - Performance Management for Agile Organization.

The future of recruitment: Situational Judgement Testing

Written by James Meachin on 21 June 2017 in Features

What's Situational Judgement Testing? Ask James Meachin.

Reluctant leaders: George Washington

Written by Paul Russell on 20 June 2017 in Features

In the second of the series, Paul Russell looks at the first president of the United States, George Washington.

Spotlight on...Eamonn Eaton

Written by Jon Kennard on 20 June 2017 in Interviews

TJ interviews Eamonn Eaton, winner of the L&D professional of the year in the 2016 TJ Awards.

Critical questions for better decision making

Written by Johnson Wong on 20 June 2017 in Opinion

Johnson Wong tells us how to make better decisions.

Towards Maturity: Unlocking Potential pt2

Written by Jon Kennard on 19 June 2017 in Video

What are the biggest barriers to improving business processes?

Digital transformation: The tables are turned

Written by Jonathan Sharp on 19 June 2017 in Opinion

Jonathan Sharp tell us why digital transformation is still key.

Apprenticeships: Providing the UK's missing cloud skills

Written by Alex Bennett on 16 June 2017 in Opinion

Alex Bennett thinks apprenticeships can improve cloud skills.

How to reduce stress and be productive at work

Written by Karen Meager and John McLachlan on 16 June 2017 in Features

Stressed out at work? Not sleeping well? Karen Meager and John McLachlan can help.

Learning Newsflash: 15 June

Written by Jon Kennard on 15 June 2017 in News

It's learning newsflash time - leadership, mindfulness, machine learning for starters...

The keys to boosting performance

Written by Laura Overton on 15 June 2017 in Features

In the third of the series, Laura Overton focuses on how to boost performance through learning.

 

Planning your internal communications video strategy

Written by Jon Mowat on 14 June 2017 in Features

Looking to work video into your internal comms? Jon Mowat has some pointers.

Better sleep: Apps and gadgets for 2017

Written by Parinaz Samimi on 14 June 2017 in Features

Parinaz Samimi lists a few great sleep apps and gadgets for better work. 

Towards Maturity: Unlocking Potential pt1

Written by Jon Kennard on 13 June 2017 in Video

How can businesses make efficiency initiatives sustainable?