Articles

Leveraging the levy

Written by David Cormack on 15 August 2018 in Opinion

Dave Cormack says the opportunity is there for the Apprenticeship Levy to embrace broader skills requirements, as well as apprenticeships.

The TJ Podcast: August 2018

Written by Jon Kennard on 14 August 2018 in Features

Jon and Jo discuss the magazine and its topics of Understanding Business, OD and People Analytics.

Magazine excerpt: Happy Talk

Written by Henry Stewart on 14 August 2018 in Features

This month, Henry Stewart asks if we should abolish the annual performance appraisal.

How to harness positive stress in the workplace

Written by Dr Jorgen Folkersen on 14 August 2018 in Features

If managed correctly, a little stress can be a good thing, says Dr Jorgen Folkersen.

Three common myths about anxiety

Written by Jackie Roberson on 10 August 2018 in Features

For some, anxiety isn't something you can get past that easily. Jackie Roberson elaborates for TJ.

Magazine excerpt: Learning by numbers

Written by Jon Kennard on 9 August 2018 in Features

Carolyn Blunt looks at how to use data to provide bigger impact on the business and colleagues.

TJ Newsflash: 9 August

Written by Jon Kennard on 9 August 2018 in News

It's all about the data for Towards Maturity, plus, here's the secret to being ultra-productive. Read on!

Magazine excerpt: Answering difficult questions

Written by Ian Cook on 8 August 2018 in Features

What are the answers CEOs want from L&D? Ian Cook provides some ideas.

Why agencies should provide clients with marketing and SEO training

Written by Every1 on 8 August 2018 in Opinion

Digital marketing agency Every1 tell us why training their clients is so important.

Networking: Why you should do it, and how to improve your skills

Written by Penny de Valk on 7 August 2018 in Features

Penny de Valk says networking's worth doing - if done properly. 

The role of L&D in automation pt2

Written by Terry Walby on 7 August 2018 in Opinion

Terry Walby concludes his two-parter on automation .

Could L&D professionals be the saviours of the retail industry?

Written by Christopher Schyma on 6 August 2018 in Opinion

As thousands of retail employees face an uncertain future, Christopher Schyma explores how L&D could come to the rescue.

 

Maximising the value of enterprise learning products

Written by Sunder Ramachandran on 6 August 2018 in Opinion

What are the actions you can take to ensure that your investment in learnign technology is successful? Sunder Ramachandran shares his insight.

August 2018

Written by Jon Kennard on 6 August 2018 in Magazine

Jonathan Satchell tells TJ what makes his L&D business tick.

Shifting the stigma of learning from mistakes

Written by Bethany Taylor and Jo Cook on 3 August 2018 in Features

How can we make it ok to learn from mistakes? Bethany Taylor and Jo Cook share an in-depth look at some of the research and ideas

How to design and deliver an inclusive workplace learning strategy

Written by Fredrik Högemark on 3 August 2018 in Features

Here's how to develop an inclusive learning strategy, according to Fredrik Högemark.

Can you even achieve a work-life balance?

Written by Karen Meager and John McLachlan on 2 August 2018 in Opinion

Karen Meager and John McLachlan have some advice to avoid burnout and achieve that often-elusive work-life balance.

The role of L&D in automation

Written by Terry Walby on 1 August 2018 in Opinion

Embrace automation and make it work for your business and its people, says Terry Walby.

Go Beyond: Ten key messages - a book excerpt

Written by Neville Pritchard and Richard Scott on 31 July 2018 in Features

Neville Pritchard and Richard Scott give us a taste of their new book, Go Beyond, about workplace productivity.

Digitisation brings changes to CSR training

Written by Doug Taylor on 30 July 2018 in Features

Doug Taylor looks at what the digital age will do to the customer experience.