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TJ Newsflash: 5 October

Written by Jon Kennard on 5 October 2017 in News

Tech billionaire predicts permanent unemployment for some? This and other more positive stories in the week's newsflash.

Magazine excerpt: Making money on the side

Written by Jon Kennard on 4 October 2017 in Features

André Roque asks, can the new peer-to-peer economy survive?

eLN Connect 2017 keynote interview: Nick Shackleton-Jones

Written by Jon Kennard on 3 October 2017 in Video

PA Consulting's director of learning and performance innovation gives us an overview of his upcoming talk.

The challenge of changing behaviours

Written by Liggy Webb on 3 October 2017 in Opinion

Liggy Webb's back with a two-parter about behaviour change.

October 2017

Written by Jon Kennard on 2 October 2017 in Magazine

Carol Wilson tells TJ how to lead a happy and productive life with her move into coaching.

Magazine excerpt: The charisma connection

Written by Nikki Owen on 2 October 2017 in Features

Nikki Owen explores how charisma can help you engage more effectively with your employees.

Make way for Generation Z

Written by Muhammad Junaid Arif Butt on 2 October 2017 in Features

Just when you thought you had figured out millennials, Generation Z is now entering the workforce. Muhammad Junaid Arif Butt reports.

Key business skills for L&D professionals

Written by Bob Little on 29 September 2017 in Opinion

Cath Convery outlines her philosophy for business and personal success for L&D professionals. Bob Little reports.

How to work together to create a more connected, systemic organisation

Written by Des Kelly on 29 September 2017 in Opinion

Des Kelly gives more tips for how leaders can stay connected to the business - at all levels.

TJ Newsflash: 28 September

Written by Jon Kennard on 28 September 2017 in News

TJ newsflash time! Feast your eyes in these news stories from the week gone by.

eLN Connect 2017 special: Dr. Rebecca Gordon on learning and memory

Written by Jon Kennard on 28 September 2017 in Features

In advance of this year's eLN Connect event we take a deep dive with one of the keynotes, Dr. Rebecca Gordon.

How important is it to practice what you preach?

Written by Darren Maw on 27 September 2017 in Opinion

Darren Maw urges L&D teams to follow their own advice - especially with regard to diversity and inclusion.

 

Systems thinking: Bringing leaders and employees together at an emotional level

Written by Des Kelly on 27 September 2017 in Opinion

Des Kelly connects systems thinking and emotion in business.

The TJ podcast: September 2017

Written by Jon Kennard on 25 September 2017 in Features

Jon and Jo discuss tech innovations and pensions, this month's magazine focuses on understanding your business, MBTI gets put on trial, and Upskill Digital's Gori Yahaya talks about Google's Digital Garage project.

Closing the language skills gap that hinders business

Written by Panos Kraniotis on 25 September 2017 in Opinion

Panos Kraniotis gives us more good reasons why we shouldn't drop language skills from the mix.

How to lead creative people

Written by James Allen on 25 September 2017 in Features

James Allen gives us tips on how to lead the maverick creative voices in your business.

Compliance training: Why we need to get back to face to face

Written by Tim Parkman on 22 September 2017 in Opinion

Something’s wrong with learning today, Says Tim Parkman.                                  

Digital skills for analogue minds

Written by Dr Norbert Morawetz on 22 September 2017 in Features

Digital skills aren't just for millennials, according to Dr Norbert Morawetz.

TJ Newsflash: 21 September

Written by Jon Kennard on 21 September 2017 in News

More great news stories from around the web, kicking off with a less than complimentary piece about apprenticeships. 

Bad meetings: Analysing the cost to business

Written by Kevan Hall and Alan Hall on 21 September 2017 in Features

Here's the first extract from 'Kill Bad Meetings' by Kevan Hall and Alan Hall.