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Learning Newsflash: 25 May

Written by Jon Kennard on 25 May 2017 in News

Extra! Extra! time for a newsflash. Apprenticeships, chatbots and more.  

Ten insights into maintenance training

Written by John Saysell on 25 May 2017 in Features

John Saysell gives us some insight into the effective training of maintenance professionals. 

Five tips for running a seasonal business

Written by Charlotte Baldwin on 23 May 2017 in Opinion

Run a part time training business? Charlotte Baldwin has tips to stay busy.

What do temps and Olympic athletes have in common?

Written by Catherine Sinclair on 22 May 2017 in Opinion

Do temps and Olympic athletes have anything in common? Catherine Sinclair draws a few parallels.

Ignite talks from CIPD L&D Show 2017

Written by Jo Cook on 19 May 2017 in Video

Get inspired by these quickfire presentations from L&D practitioners!

Imposed vs. chosen change: Managing change in business

Written by Philip Cox-Hynd on 19 May 2017 in Opinion

Nobody likes change, right? Philip Cox-Hynd explores the difference between imposed and chosen change. 

Learning Newsflash: 19 May

Written by Jon Kennard on 18 May 2017 in News

It's Thursday, so time for another TJ learning newsflash - Google take a minor drubbing, and we have some conflicting opinions about apprenticeships. Read on!

Three tips to succeed in any business environment

Written by Sarah Watson on 18 May 2017 in Opinion

First job after university? Sarah Watson offers some advice to kickstart your CPD.

L&D on trial: Learning styles

Written by Jon Kennard on 16 May 2017 in Video

From the first TJ podcast, here's Jon and Jo putting 'learning styles' on trial. 

Five ways your business will suffer if you don’t invest in your employees

Written by Mike Edwards on 16 May 2017 in Opinion

Mike Edwards discusses how an employee engagement programme not only shows your staff you care and develops individual goals, but offers much more, contributing to wider success and growth.

Translation technology: Can it bridge the language skills gap?

Written by Panos Kraniotis on 16 May 2017 in Opinion

Can technology bridge the language skills gap? Panos Kaniotis thinks so.

What's L&D’s role in employee engagement?

Written by Steve Macaulay and Sarah Cook on 15 May 2017 in Opinion

Sarah Cook and Steve Macauley tell us about how L&D and employee engagement fit together.

Mentoring: How does it impact your business?

Written by Michael O’Flynn on 12 May 2017 in Opinion

Does your business have a mentoring programme? If not, why not? Michael O' Flynn recaps on the positive impact to business.

It is possible for trainers to demonstrate value

Written by Jon Kennard on 4 May 2017 in Opinion

Trainers can demonstrate value by learning from higher education, says Peter Eyre.

 

How to listen effectively

Written by Jon Kennard on 28 April 2017 in Video

Courtesy of Clear Lessons, Maggie Buggie of Capgemini tells us why it's so important to listen effectively. 

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. 

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.

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.

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.