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TJ, TalentLMS and Workable join forces for upskilling survey

Written by Jon Kennard on 7 July 2020 in News

TJ has teamed up with Workable and TalentLMS to look at the state of reskilling and upskilling in the COVID-19 era. 

Six ways the role of HR professionals will adjust post-pandemic

Written by Sirmara Campbell on 7 July 2020 in Features

Amid all the changes to work life, it needs to be business as usual for HR professionals, says Sirmara Campbell. 

Transfer in digital training: Quick-and-easy tools with great impact

Written by Dr. Ina Weinbauer-Heidel and Dirk Meißner on 7 July 2020 in Features

Dr. Ina Weinbauer-Heidel and Dirk Meißner give TJ subscribers practical tips and tools for effective learning transfer.

Europe must tread carefully to avoid falling out of the AI ‘arms race’

Written by Nikolas Kairinos on 6 July 2020 in Opinion

For Nikolas Kairinos, AI is the key to productivity and the EU can't afford to fall behind. 

#TJtalks: A pre-pandemic chat with Trish Uhl on AI, blockchain and convergence of technologies

Written by Jon Kennard on 6 July 2020 in Video

From back in October 2019, Lightbulb Moment founder Jo Cook talks to tech maven Trish Uhl about how several modern buzzword-heavy technologies can be combined and applied in business. The AI landscape has changed significantly since this interview was conducted, but it's worth a watch just for how different things are in just a matter of months.

What hospitality and tourism are doing to be ready to open their doors with confidence

Written by Sandra Kelly on 2 July 2020 in Features

Sandra Kelly looks at the ways that hospitality businesses are preparing for the big reopening.

TJ Newsflash: 2 July

Written by Jon Kennard on 2 July 2020 in News

Another listicle-heavy week this week - plus a good tip for Zoom too. It's newsflash time...  

Book excerpt: How to be a Change Superhero

Written by Lucinda Carney on 1 July 2020 in Features

In an excerpt from her new book, Lucinda Carney outlines how to deal with some of the scenarios that threaten to derail culture change.

Cook Looks: The current situation is helping a lot of us focus on what makes us tick.

Written by Jo Cook on 30 June 2020 in Opinion

This month Jo Cook takes a look at Christine Locher's new book to examine her own values.

Employee trust: Critical for a safe return to physical workplaces

Written by Markus Heinen on 30 June 2020 in Opinion

Markus Heinen says trust is crucial to the new workplace.

Businesses weren’t technologically prepared for lockdown

Written by Ritam Gandhi on 29 June 2020 in Opinion

Not all businesses were ready for lockdown but everyone can do something about it, says Ritam Gandhi.

Supporting teams through testing times

Written by Steve Macaulay and David Buchanan on 26 June 2020 in Features

Steve Macaulay and David Buchanan tell TJ why team work is the best way through difficult times.

How can we engage children in STEM throughout lockdown and beyond?

Written by Thomas Bradley on 26 June 2020 in Opinion

Today we take one of our occasional diversions into children's education. Thomas Bradley talks about the importance of STEM learning.

TJ Newsflash: 25 June

Written by Jon Kennard on 25 June 2020 in News

Is now the time to start out on your own? Read on in this week's newsflash.

Build and bake: How to reinvent post-pandemic

Written by Sarah Moloney on 25 June 2020 in Features

Post-pandemic is about a different type of baking, says Sarah Moloney.

Take 5: Relaxation

Written by Liggy Webb on 24 June 2020 in Features

With our unique situation adding extra stress to work life, Liggy Webb underscores the importance of relaxation.

Goodbye to managing ‘at work’

Written by Anna Rasmussen on 23 June 2020 in Features

More people may be working remotely but we still need to manage effectively, says Anna Rasmussen. 

Why LGBT+ inclusion isn't just an HR issue

Written by Toby Mildon on 23 June 2020 in Opinion

As part of Pride Month, Toby Mildon underlines the importance of inclusive communication.

The power of emotional listening: To help leaders build emotional resilience during difficult times

Written by Ally Nathaniel on 22 June 2020 in Features

Are you really listening, asks Ally Nathaniel.

Loneliness Awareness Week: How to support your colleagues who are isolating on their own

Written by Pablo Vandenabeele on 22 June 2020 in Features

Pablo Vandenabeele shares his tips on how to support your colleagues who are isolating on their own.