Articles

Engagement = success

Written by Myra Khanna on 28 April 2021 in Features

Myra Khanna has eight reasons why employee engagement is essential for business development.

Settling into a new organisation pt2

Written by Sarah Cook and Steve MacAulay on 27 April 2021 in Features

In the second of two articles about onboarding, Sarah Cook and Steve Macaulay look at possible pitfalls and how to measure success.

The state of play in coaching research today

Written by Erik de Haan on 26 April 2021 in Features

Erik de Haan made good use of lockdown to take a look at quantitative coaching research – here’s what he’s learnt.

TJ interviews: Simul8's Laura Reid

Written by Jon Kennard on 23 April 2021 in Interviews

TJ spoke to Simul8 CEO Laura Reid to demystify what it takes to make it in the software industry.

The flexible future of work

Written by The CIPD on 22 April 2021 in Opinion

The CIPD’s Flex from 1st campaign aims to make access to flexible working arrangements more equal.

Power to the people

Written by Gavin Mee on 22 April 2021 in Opinion

As we start returning to a faster, digitally focused world, Gavin Mee encourages organisations to broaden their scope when searching for people to create tech solutions.

TJ Newsflash: 22 April

Written by Jon Kennard on 22 April 2021 in News

The sun's out in our part of the world, and it's all very positive this week. Read on and enjoy!

The power of microlearning for team training

Written by Amy Morrisey on 21 April 2021 in Features

Are you considering using microlearning to train your team? Amy Morrisey gives three tips to maximise the power of your bite-sized courses and elevate your efforts.

Seven ways to prepare for the changing labour market

Written by Andrew Arkley on 21 April 2021 in Features

Pretty much everyone will have to adjust to the new normal in order to achieve their employment goals. Andrew Arkley offers advice to HR departments on how to retain, develop and recruit the best talent.

The TJ Podcast: April 2021

Written by Jon Kennard on 20 April 2021 in Podcast

Jon, Jo and Kate tuck into a few stories and content pieces from the last two or three weeks, and TJ's editor-in-chief signs off with an exit interview.

 

A strategy for the post-pandemic workplace

Written by Deborah Wilkes on 20 April 2021 in Features

How should HR and leaders be working together to prepare for new ways of working? Deborah Wilkes offers a route to follow.

The evolution of transformational leadership

Written by Mostafa Sayyadi on 19 April 2021 in Features

Good bosses switch between transformational and transactional leadership styles says Mostafa Sayyadi.

Supporting menopause in the workplace

Written by Sarah White on 19 April 2021 in Features

Sarah White offers practical ways to support menopause in the workplace, both remotely and in the office.

The four-day week - a step too far?

Written by Dawn Brown on 16 April 2021 in Opinion

As the four-day week gains traction Dawn Brown points out the drawbacks and suggests increased flexibility is a necessity to attract and retain the best talent.

Here's why you should learn a coding language

Written by David Kuntz on 16 April 2021 in Opinion

David Kuntz urges us to consider learning coding to open up new opportunities.

How to use data storytelling in L&D

Written by Thinqi on 15 April 2021 in Features

Digital learning experts Thinqi talk give us some great data storytelling advice.

Settling into a new organisation

Written by Sarah Cook and Steve MacAulay on 15 April 2021 in Features

In the first of a two-part article about onboarding, Sarah Cook and Steve Macaulay emphasise the importance of an induction process.

TJ Newsflash: 15 April

Written by Jon Kennard on 15 April 2021 in News

Trust, relationships and more in the week's news round-up.

The last laugh: Big Brother is watching

Written by Stephanie Davies on 15 April 2021 in Opinion

This month Stephanie Davies takes a look at how some organisations are using AI to monitor the activity of homeworkers and asks, what about trust?

TJ interviews: AstraZeneca’s Brian Murphy

Written by Jon Kennard on 14 April 2021 in Interviews

AstraZeneca's Brian Murphy talks to TJ about learning at the pharmaceutical giant.