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The TJ podcast: October 2017

Written by Jon Kennard on 20 October 2017 in Features

Jon and Jo discuss AI predictions gone wrong and remote working, this month's magazine focuses on engagement, and Goodpractice MD Owen Ferguson tells us about their latest research with Comres.

TJwow webinar recording October 2017 - online facilitation

Written by Jon Kennard on 19 October 2017 in Video

The October #TJwow webinar looked at effective facilitation of virtual classrooms and online learning.

TJ Newsflash: 19 October

Written by Jon Kennard on 19 October 2017 in News

Are degree apprenticeships the best kept secret of this generation? And other stories, on this week's TJ Newsflash...

How can L&D use Google’s approach to content marketing?

Written by Jon Kennard on 17 October 2017 in Video

We talk to Bray Leino Learning's Stephanie Morgan about Google's innovative approach to content marketing and how her business has adapted it.

Employee development: Why does it continue to fall short?

Written by Dipak Patel on 17 October 2017 in Opinion

Dipak Patel takes employee development to task.

Teacher training: What next?

Written by Emma Hollis on 17 October 2017 in Features

Emma Hollis provides an antidote to the stark future of teacher training.

Youth employment: A changing landscape

Written by Emily Goldhill and Aishat Ola-Said on 17 October 2017 in Opinion

Emily Goldhill and Aishat Ola-Said look at some tips for successful youth employment.

Top five major online marketing tools used in L&D

Written by Maria Thomas on 16 October 2017 in Features

Here are some freely available tools to improve your marketing in L&D, courtesy of Maria Thomas.

Five counterintuitive steps for a more productive workplace culture

Written by Rae Steinbach on 16 October 2017 in Features

Rae Steinbach gives us a few different ideas for productive workplace.

Three tips for building better learning communities

Written by Blake Beus on 16 October 2017 in Features

Blake Beus gives us tips for better learning communities.

How Hidden Figures in your business could be costing

Written by Jo Lee on 13 October 2017 in Features

Jo Lee calls on a recent film to underline a talent problem.

Time for learning professionals to take centre stage

Written by Martin Belton on 13 October 2017 in Features

Martin Belton of Xtols invokes Winston Churchill to suggest that focusing on the delegate is more unusual than you imagine.

TJ Newsflash: 12 October

Written by Jon Kennard on 12 October 2017 in News

The first apprenticeship uptake figures are out, and they're not great...

Employee success begins with replacing legacy training

Written by Khadim Batti on 11 October 2017 in Opinion

Khadim Batti has a new name for HR.

Using a growth mindset in performance management

Written by Jon Kennard on 10 October 2017 in Video

Laura Haycock from Pearn Kandola discusses the value of adopting a growth mindset to develop everyone's potential.

#TJwow October webinar teaser: A chat with host Jo Cook

Written by Jon Kennard on 10 October 2017 in Features

In advance of 19 October, we turn the tables on #TJwow webinar host Jo Cook.

How schools can help close the skills gap

Written by Chris Moore on 9 October 2017 in Features

Chris Moore tells us what the education system can do to close the skills gap.

Magazine excerpt: Are you OK?

Written by Andy Rhodes on 9 October 2017 in Features

Andy Rhodes argues that the key to influencing wellbeing is engaging your staff and creating the right culture and behaviour.

Magazine excerpt: The complexities of learning

Written by Don Taylor on 6 October 2017 in Opinion

Don Taylor argues that learning is complex, fascinating and, above all, an essential part of being human.

How to engage new employees from the moment they've accepted the offer

Written by Adam Reynolds on 6 October 2017 in Features

Businesses should start how they mean to go on with onboarding, says Adam Reynolds.