Articles

Developing a dynamic skills strategy

Written by Flemming Goldbach on 19 November 2020 in Features

To address the shifting business landscape Flemming Goldbach advocates a strong focus on skills, involving leaders and employees alike.

TJ Newsflash: 19 November

Written by Jon Kennard on 19 November 2020 in News

It's a newsflash! HBR leads us off this week. Read on for more...

Take 5: Decision making

Written by Liggy Webb on 18 November 2020 in Features

Liggy Webb gives us a few tips for better decision making.

Book excerpt: The Infinite Leader

Written by Chris Lewis and Pippa Malmgren on 18 November 2020 in Features

Chris Lewis and Pippa Malmgren discuss flow, momentum and humour in an excerpt from their new book, The Infinite Leader. 

The psychology of crisis leadership: Looking beyond gender

Written by Tamson Amara on 18 November 2020 in Opinion

Tamson Amara takes the notion of leadership in a crisis beyond gender stereotypes.

Why your training isn’t working

Written by Libby Webb on 17 November 2020 in Opinion

Libby Webb argues that we need to move away from learning that is intermittent and disconnected from the job, to something continuous, innovative and focused on performance.

How senior leaders can build better engagement

Written by Renato Profico on 17 November 2020 in Features

Renato Profico ponders on the new ways of working and encourages leaders to keep up regular communication to their people to ensure their wellbeing and motivation.

Learning action plans: The no cost way to increase learning transfer

Written by Fergal Connolly on 16 November 2020 in Features

Fergal Connolly has a simple way to improve learning transfer. This way for more...

The TJ Podcast: November 2020

Written by Jon Kennard on 16 November 2020 in Features

Jon, Kate and Jo talk lack of news, psychological safety, corruption at work and learning culture.

From the archive: Making good decisions

Written by Mike Robinson and Tessa Sharp on 16 November 2020 in Features

One of the benefits of being a TJ subscriber is full access to our decades-long archive of content - here we look back to another great piece on decision making from June 2013.

AI: The secret to getting noticed at work?

Written by John Michaelis on 13 November 2020 in Opinion

John Michaelis on how use AI to improve organisational success, and get ahead in your career.

Coaching in lockdown: Online vs virtual pt2

Written by Sarah Cook and Steve MacAulay on 13 November 2020 in Features

Sarah Cook and Steve Macaulay conclude their piece on how to make a success of online coaching.

TJ Newsflash: 12 November

Written by Jon Kennard on 12 November 2020 in News

Mostly about remote working this week (and not for the first time). Catch up with a few of the week's L&D movements here. 

Why it pays to use visual notes for reviewing digital projects

Written by Ady Howes on 12 November 2020 in Features

Visual notes are an effective way to capture the essence of a meeting, the key points raised and the actions to be taken. Ady Howes elaborates.

Coaching in lockdown: Online vs virtual pt1

Written by Sarah Cook and Steve MacAulay on 11 November 2020 in Features

In the first of a two-parter, Sarah Cook and Steve Macaulay look at how to make a success of online coaching.

Email: Not the only way to communicate in lockdown

Written by Stuart Duff on 11 November 2020 in Features

Stuart Duff tells TJ how to avoid email overkill.

 

White paper excerpt: The true cost of putting people second

Written by Lee Jones on 10 November 2020 in Opinion

Here we feature a short excerpt from new start-up Elev-8 Performance's latest white paper.

TJ interviews: NovoEd's Charlie Chung

Written by Jon Kennard on 10 November 2020 in Interviews

Charlie Chung tells editor Jon Kennard why good management is so crucial while more people are remote working.  

How to build a learning culture for 2020 and beyond

Written by Dean Corbett on 9 November 2020 in Features

Building a learning culture is mostly about support and communication, says Dean Corbett.

From the archive: Hitting a moving target

Written by Mark Royal on 9 November 2020 in Features

One of the benefits of being a TJ subscriber is full access to our decades-long archive of content - here we look back to another great piece on engagement from May 2013.