TJ Interviews: OEB 2019 keynote Audrey Watters

Written by Jon Kennard on 4 November 2019 in Interviews

TJ meets Audrey Watters, education writer at Hack Education, independent scholar and author.

Why mixed-gender management teams perform better

Written by Miti Ampoma on 4 November 2019 in Opinion

The business case for more women in senior positions is overwhelming, says Miti Ampoma.

November 2019

Written by Jon Kennard on 1 November 2019 in Magazine

Guy Bloom talks about his leadership work in L&D.

The six main types of assessment cheating – and how to prevent them

Written by John Kleeman on 1 November 2019 in Features

John Kleeman has some simple fixes to help you beat the cheats.

Safeguarding employee mental health

Written by Alex Read on 1 November 2019 in Opinion

We need mental health first aiders for the workplace, says Alex Read.

TJ Newsflash: 31 October

Written by Jon Kennard on 31 October 2019 in News

Your weekly round-up of news and views.

How to tackle introvert burnout

Written by Joanna Rawbone on 31 October 2019 in Features

Joanna Rawbone on the small but sustainable changes that can make a difference.

How to promote lifelong learning using technology

Written by Skill Pill on 31 October 2019 in Opinion

Skill Pill reveals how people management professionals can harness the power of tech to enable continuous learning.

TJ Interviews: Telenor's Cecilie Heuch

Written by Conor Gilligan on 30 October 2019 in Interviews

Conor Gilligan interviews Cecilie Heuch, chief people officer at Telenor Group

How to attract and retain neurodiverse candidates for your workforce

Written by Ash Sharma on 30 October 2019 in Features

Ash Sharma shares his thoughts on how businesses can encourage more neurodiverse candidates in the workplace.

How businesses can tackle skills gaps and an ageing workforce

Written by Nelson Sivalingam on 29 October 2019 in Features

Employers must focus on the recruitment, retention and retraining of older workers, says Nelson Sivalingam.

TJ interviews: The eLearning Network's Joan Keevill

Written by Jon Kennard on 29 October 2019 in Interviews

Joan Keevill talks to TJ about the eLN conference and the power of connecting.

Multicultural teaming at work

Written by Tania Coke on 28 October 2019 in Features

Today’s teams operate across boundaries of culture, generation and lifestyle – and this can lead to conflict. Tania Coke reveals how to overcome differences in a multicultural working environment.

The TJ Podcast: October 2019

Written by Jon Kennard on 25 October 2019 in Features

Jon, Jo and Kate talk screen time, magazines, events and more, and Ken Thompson chats to Jo about Business Simulations.

The challenges facing migrant professionals

Written by Menaca Pothalingam on 24 October 2019 in Features

Menaca Pothalingam has made a life in a new land – twice. Her experiences provide valuable insights and practical tips to achieve change.

Meeting the challenge of automation with soft skills

Written by Armin Hopp on 24 October 2019 in Features

Let AI do the grunt work and concentrate on upskilling your people to provide a more personalised service to improve sales and customer retention, says Armin Hopp.

TJ Newsflash: 24 October

Written by Jon Kennard on 24 October 2019 in News

From leadership tips to employee engagement, we've rounded up the best L&D stories this week. You're welcome.

Why isn’t training the first response to the skills gap?

Written by Glyn Roberts on 23 October 2019 in Features

IT departments are struggling to recruit qualified candidates. It’s time for businesses to start  ‘growing their own’, says Glyn Roberts.

Ten reasons why learning and development is sleepwalking into extinction

Written by James Poletyllo on 23 October 2019 in Opinion

James Poletyllo reveals the 10 danger points that L&D must address if they're to head redundancy off at the pass.

Finding L&D’s place within the business

Written by Mark Bilney on 22 October 2019 in Features

Should L&D sit within human resources or as its own empowered business unit? Mark Bilney investigates.