Articles

Five 'brain enhancing' skills leaders will need by 2020

Written by Carole Gaskell on 10 April 2018 in Features

Carole Gaskell looks at a few easy ways to improve your mental performance. 

Helping HR build a case for talent management

Written by Christian Foerg on 9 April 2018 in Features

Christian Foerg builds a case for investing in talent management through five easy steps. 

How to stay on top of personal development and training when working for yourself

Written by Gina Clarke on 9 April 2018 in Features

Gina Clarke shares her routine to stay on top of personal development as a freelancer. 

Audio interview: Amir Elion on virtual humans

Written by Jon Kennard on 6 April 2018 in Interviews

Jon talks to Amir Elion of SkillReal about virtual humans, AI, Black Mirror, Spider-Man and more.

 

When it comes to teams, the development is more important than the outcome

Written by Alistair Shepherd on 6 April 2018 in Opinion

Alistair Shepherd drives the point home - a great working culture allows great teams to flourish. 

Magazine excerpt: Discover your innovator DNA

Written by Diane Law on 6 April 2018 in Features

Diane Law says we have to innovate to stay relevant – here she shares why it’s so important.

TJ Newsflash: 5 April

Written by Jon Kennard on 5 April 2018 in News

Is VR harassment the same as workplace harassment? More to the point what's VR harassment? This way to find out...

Magazine excerpt: Delivering culture change

Written by Jon Kennard on 5 April 2018 in Features

Susy Roberts provides guidance on delivering successful change in organisational culture.

Reluctant leaders: Mother Teresa

Written by Paul Russell on 4 April 2018 in Features

Paul Russell looks at the life of Mother Teresa.

April 2018

Written by Jon Kennard on 3 April 2018 in Magazine

This month we cover culture change, creativity and the future of learning.

TJ Awards: East of England Co-op - ticking the boxes of best practice

Written by Debbie Carter on 3 April 2018 in Features

Debbie Carter looks at the work of the TJ Awards 2017 L&D Team of the Year.

Poor management skills? What have these adolescents been doing with their lives?

Written by David Cartwright on 3 April 2018 in Opinion

David Cartwright joins the call for a skills and education overhaul.

TJ Newsflash: 30 March

Written by Jon Kennard on 30 March 2018 in News

All about the workplace this time out - plus, Inc have a few tips for better leadership. But will you take their advice?

The importance of rewarding staff and how to do it well

Written by Robin Hay on 27 March 2018 in Opinion

Robin Hay looks at how to motivate staff through benefits.

Training in the age of technology

Written by Fay Gibbin on 27 March 2018 in Opinion

Fay Gibbin explores how online communication makes learning more personable and immediate.

 

How is the digital skills gap affecting your business?

Written by Mark Wright on 26 March 2018 in Opinion

It's still an issue for many businesses. Former Apprentice winner Mark Wright talks digital skills.  

The TJ Podcast: March 2018

Written by Jon Kennard on 23 March 2018 in Features

Jon and Jo discuss working to music, prejudiced AI, NLP gets put in the dock (a big one this), and workplace culture expert Chris Dyer talks culture change.

What can we learn from negative evaluation comments?

Written by Bryce Sanders on 23 March 2018 in Features

Cheer up - you can make use of all the negative comments on that happy sheet, says Bryce Sanders.

The brain science of sexual harassment prevention training pt2

Written by Todd Maddox on 23 March 2018 in Features

In light of recent high profile harassment allegations, Todd Maddox thinks training can be the key to prevention, if you get it right.

TJ Newsflash: 22 March

Written by Jon Kennard on 22 March 2018 in News

Newsflash time - introverts in the workplace, BHF tackles the gender pay gap, breakthrough tech for 2018 and more.