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Language training for a globalised workforce

Written by Panos Kraniotis on 25 April 2017 in Opinion

How do you successfully train a workforce that spans the globe? Talk to Rosetta Stone's Panos Kraniotis.

Workforce integration: The rise of the everyday evaluators

Written by Jon Parry on 24 April 2017 in Features

From an excerpt of a recent working paper by Skills for Health, Jon Parry outlines the skills you need for successful workforce integration in healthcare.

Being a leader is different to being a manager

Written by Jon Kennard on 21 April 2017 in Video

Courtesy of Clear Lessons, Dan Doherty tells us how being a leader is different to being a manager. 

Learning Newsflash: 20 April

Written by Jon Kennard on 20 April 2017 in News

TJ newsflash time - apprenticeships, millennials, and big brother headphones - you all get a link this week... 

The TJ podcast: April 2017

Written by Jon Kennard on 20 April 2017 in Features

Here it is - the first TJ podcast. Editor Jon Kennard and deputy editor Jo Cook cover L&D news, they put learning styles on trial, and the CIPD's David Hayden talks talent management strategy. Sit back, plug in and enjoy! 

Beauty and the Beast: Bespoke and off-the-shelf elearning

Written by Lisa White on 19 April 2017 in Opinion

Do you prefer the beauty of bespoke or beastly off-the-shelf elearning? Lisa White examines the case for both.

What is the future of learning? Tom Brown, Dods Group PLC

Written by Jo Cook on 19 April 2017 in Video

Thanks to Tom Brown for speaking to TJ.

 

Read more about the future of learning in the January TJ magazine.

Top tips for boosting training results with video

Written by Cordula Schellenberger on 19 April 2017 in Features

Looking for video strategy tips to boost your training results? Cordula Schellenberger has you covered.

The global nature of e-assessment

Written by Patrick Coates on 18 April 2017 in Opinion

Tired of all that paper? Turn to e-assessments, says Patrick Coates.

What is the future of learning? Steve Atkins from Saba Software

Written by Jo Cook on 13 April 2017 in Video

Steve Atkins from Saba Software talks to TJ about performance support and collaborative learning.

Learning Newsflash: 13 April

Written by Jon Kennard on 13 April 2017 in News

It's the TJ learning newsflash: this week we link to stories about leadership, coaching, workplace robots and that most zeitgeisty of topics - fake news. Got a story? You know what to do. 

Audio interview: David Hayden on talent management strategy

Written by Jon Kennard on 12 April 2017 in Features

We talk to L&D consultant David Hayden about his upcoming talk on talent management at the CIPD L&D show.

What is the future of learning? Tina Seth, Dods Group PLC

Written by Jo Cook on 12 April 2017 in Video

Thanks to Tina Seth for speaking to TJ.

 

Read more about the future of learning in the January TJ magazine.

Learning Newsflash: 6 April

Written by Jon Kennard on 6 April 2017 in News

It's your friendly TJ learning newsflash: This week we link to bad bosses, AI, wellbeing and more. Get in touch with any good stories you may have spotted here: @trainingjournal

Courses and clicks: Tips on how to get people to view elearning

Written by Jo Cook on 31 March 2017 in Video

Watch Issy Nancarrow share tips on how to make sure your elearning content gets those clicks!

Learning Newsflash: 30 March

Written by Jon Kennard on 30 March 2017 in News

Yes that's true, it's a TJ learning newsflash. We cast our eye over Jeff Bezos, cyberbullying, futuristic buildings and more besides. As always, get in touch if you have a good story. @trainingjournal

Behavioural skills for the 21st Century

Written by Stephen Walker on 18 April 2017 in Opinion

What behavioural skills do you need to succeed in the 21st century? Stephen Walker gives us his opinion.

Data dashboards: How businesses can use them effectively

Written by Jamie Bartlett on 13 April 2017 in Opinion

Jamie Bartlett from cross-party thinktank Demos gives us the upsides and downsides of Big Data and how to use dashboards effectively.

Infographic: Sales training techniques

Written by Andy Meltzer on 12 April 2017 in Features

It's infographic time again - Andy Meltzer shows us how sales managers and sales reps differ in the training and learning techniques. 

Here's how to meet the skills needs of future generations

Written by Dr Paul Phillips on 11 April 2017 in Features

How to meet the skills needs of tomorrow’s business is a vital question on the minds of all employers. Dr Paul Phillips thinks the 'learning village' could be the answer.