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TJ Newsflash: 30 November

Written by Jon Kennard on 30 November 2017 in News

This week's newsflash - what can Game of Thrones teach us about leadership? And more...

Successful companies of the future will be OAPs

Written by Cheryl Isaacs on 30 November 2017 in Opinion

Cheryl Isaacs tells us why OAPs are the future. 

Creating a culture of inclusion: It's all about balance

Written by Jon Kennard on 30 November 2017 in Features

Jan Hills shares some recent research into inclusion and neuroscience.

Employee experience is paramount in the era of the employee

Written by Khadim Batti on 29 November 2017 in Opinion

Khadim Batti emphasises why employee experience is so important.

How can we support a multigenerational workforce?

Written by Alice Budd on 28 November 2017 in Opinion

Alice Budd has workplace wellbeing advice for a workforce of all ages. 

The Apprenticeship Levy six months on: Learnings to share with L&D

Written by Alison Wheatly on 27 November 2017 in Features

Six months on since the Apprenticeship Levy was introduced, Alison Wheatly shares her learnings with L&D professionals, who are yet to embrace the opportunities the levy could afford their organisations.

Are professionals ignoring the growing digital skills gap?

Written by Jazz Gandhum on 24 November 2017 in Opinion

Jazz Gandhum underlines the importance of the right skills in the digital economy.

TJ Newsflash: 23 November

Written by Jon Kennard on 23 November 2017 in News

Newsflash time - this week we lead off with a blog calling time on soft skills, and finish with a couple of listicles. What more could you want?

A manager's guide to emotional intelligence

Written by Arul John Peter on 21 November 2017 in Features

Arul John Peter gives us a guide to EQ.

Performance management in the 21st Century

Written by Julie Lock on 21 November 2017 in Features

Julie Lock looks at why we need to ditch appraisals and offers advice on how to successfully manage performance.

New research: What managers really think of your learning technology pt2

Written by Jo Cook on 20 November 2017 in Features

Jo Cook got her hands on a pre-release version of Good Practice’s latest research, and here’s her thoughts.

The TJ podcast: November 2017

Written by Jon Kennard on 20 November 2017 in Features

Jon and Jo talk apprenticeship levy underperformance, an exciting development for LinkedIn Learning, Ger Driesen drops by to talk about the 100 year learning life, and Howard Gardner's multiple intelligences get put in the dock.

How to reclaim your control at work

Written by Karen Meager and John McLachlan on 17 November 2017 in Features

Karen Meager and John McLachlan give us tips to overcome bullying behaviour at work.

TJ Newsflash: 16 November

Written by Jon Kennard on 16 November 2017 in News

Newsflash time! Our top two stories hold conflicted viewpoints on what makes a good leader.

New research: What managers really think of your learning technology pt1

Written by Jo Cook on 16 November 2017 in Features

Jo Cook’s inner geek gets excited reading a pre-release version of the latest Good Practice research.

TJwow webinar recording November 2017 - sales and L&D

Written by Jon Kennard on 14 November 2017 in Video

The November #TJwow webinar looked at the crossover between sales and L&D and why L&D professionals should embrace it more.

Four tips to create behaviour change in business

Written by Jo Mousley on 14 November 2017 in Features

 Jo Mousley shares four tips for smooth behavioural change.

The new way to create truly personalised learning

Written by Ben White and Martin Twiss on 14 November 2017 in Features

The ability to create personalised learning experiences, based on employee profiles, will revolutionise L&D, claim Ben White and Martin Twiss.

TJ interviews: LinkedIn's Scott Roberts

Written by Jon Kennard on 13 November 2017 in Interviews

We talk to LinkedIn's Scott Roberts about a new learning initiative. 

Learning lessons from behavioural economics

Written by Tess Robinson on 13 November 2017 in Features

Tess Robinson points to behavioural economics for a few learning lessons.