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Magazine excerpt: The weakest link

Written by Paul Matthews on 2 July 2018 in Features

Paul Matthews argues that to deliver performance improvement we must focus on learning transfer.

What elements do world-class sales managers have in common?

Written by Monika Götzmann on 29 June 2018 in Features

Monika Götzmann looks at the traits of succssful sales managers.

Book excerpt: How to get past the delusion that you can 'have it all'

Written by Megan Reitz and Michael Chaskalson on 29 June 2018 in Features

In an exclusive excerpt from their new book, Megan Reitz and Michael Chaskalson give us a few home truths about that elusive work-life balance.

Three steps to fear-free leadership

Written by Alison Reid on 29 June 2018 in Features

Alison Reid shares how to help leaders be more effective.

TJ Newsflash: 28 June

Written by Jon Kennard on 28 June 2018 in News

From performance reviews to remote working, it's all very HR this week.

A business lesson from recent events at BT

Written by Dave Millett on 28 June 2018 in Opinion

Dave Millett looks at the impact of a recent failure of leadership.

Are chatbots the future of training?

Written by Nathan Sykes on 27 June 2018 in Features

Nathan Sykes likes the prospect of chatbots in training. Do you agree?

Time management: How to understand and manage triple overload

Written by Beat Buhlmann and Graham Allcott on 25 June 2018 in Features

Difficult to focus on work these days isn't it? Beat Buhlmann and Graham Allcott give us some advice for when you're feeling overloaded. 

How negative behaviours can make the strongest employees

Written by Stuart Duff on 22 June 2018 in Opinion

Embrace the negative nigels and nancys in your organisation and you might be surprised, says Stuart Duff.

TJ Newsflash: 21 June

Written by Jon Kennard on 21 June 2018 in News

Five 'super'-skills you need in future, and other stories in this week's newsflash.

It’s time to tackle the apprenticeship stigma

Written by Georgie Grogan on 20 June 2018 in Opinion

Georgie Grogan sees a bright future for the Apprenticeship Levy.

Why is it worth investing in employee happiness?

Written by Matthew Walker-Jones on 20 June 2018 in Opinion

Matthew Walker-Jones discusses how your business could benefit from having a strong employee-friendly culture.

Is it a difficult time to be a business leader?

Written by Amir Qureshi on 19 June 2018 in Opinion

Amir Qureshi talks to us about the changing nature of leadership and the attributes leaders must now have to succeed.

How we are fundamentally failing millennials and workers

Written by Rajeeb Dey on 18 June 2018 in Opinion

London has been named the world's best city for students, but millennials are set to graduate without the skills needed for the digital economy.

Sales training ROI: Don’t fall for these three myths

Written by Daniel Kuperman on 18 June 2018 in Features

Don't let these three myths become your sales training kryptonite, says Daniel Kuperman.

How to prepare your training for the death of the Flash player

Written by Lee Wedgeworth on 15 June 2018 in Features

2020 will be here before you know it, so prepare your training for life without Flash, says Lee Wedgeworth.

TJ Newsflash: 14 June

Written by Jon Kennard on 14 June 2018 in News

We lead off with a pretty big story - big moves are happening across the pond. Other news stories are available too.

The TJ Podcast: June 2018

Written by Jon Kennard on 13 June 2018 in Features

Jon and Jo broadcast from the Learning Technologies Summer Forum, on Tuesday 12 June.

Five go-to tips for frontline managers

Written by Matt Bingham on 12 June 2018 in Features

Matt Bingham has some good advice for new managers. 

Nodding doesn't guarantee listening – so, what does?

Written by Roxana Radulescu on 11 June 2018 in Features

Roxana Radulescu asks: Are you really listening?