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TJ Newsflash: 17 August

Written by Jon Kennard on 17 August 2017 in News

Newsflash time and with a slight rebrand too - same great stories though. Read on for more...

What does great leadership look like?

Written by Susie Finch on 17 August 2017 in Opinion

Susie Finch asked some of the top L&D movers and shakers to tell us about great leadership.

How hospitality employers can boost productivity through L&D pt2

Written by Martin-Christian Kent on 16 August 2017 in Features

Martin-Christian Kent concludes his piece on L&D as the solution to a more productive hospitality industry.

Why virtual training needs a strong voice

Written by Simon Luckhurst on 15 August 2017 in Opinion

Simon Luckhurst explains the need for a good voiceover.

Book excerpt: Maverick-driven leadership

Written by Jude Germain on 14 August 2017 in Opinion

Jude Germain talks facets of maverick-driven leadership in our final excerpt. 

The new possibilities of virtual learning

Written by Nick Mongan on 14 August 2017 in Opinion

It’s time to reconsider how virtual learning can help you achieve your learning objectives, says ​Nick Mongan.​

Reluctant leaders: Paul Allen

Written by Paul Russell on 11 August 2017 in Features

Paul Russell looks at the reluctant leadership of Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen. 

From learning to performance: Connecting the dots

Written by Johnson Wong on 11 August 2017 in Opinion

Johnson Wong details his five steps to L&D business success.

Learning Newsflash: 10 August

Written by Jon Kennard on 10 August 2017 in News

It's not holiday time for TJ anymore, folks. Here's the latest L&D news...

Six traits of successful and creative millennials

Written by Parinaz Samimi on 10 August 2017 in Features

You're millennials and you're revolutionising business processes, says Parinaz Samimi.

Difficult conversations: Training to talk to trade unions

Written by Vicky Roberts on 9 August 2017 in Features

Vicky Roberts discusses how to deal with trade unions productively.

Magazine excerpt: Is human nature threatening our use of learning technology?

Written by Andy Hurren on 8 August 2017 in Opinion

Andy Hurren for our August magazine.. 

How hospitality employers can boost productivity through L&D

Written by Martin-Christian Kent on 8 August 2017 in Features

L&D could be the solution to a more productive hospitality industry, says Martin-Christian Kent. 

Employee satisfaction: Why you need to care

Written by Maria Baranowska on 7 August 2017 in Opinion

Are your employees happy? Here's why you need to find out.

Five tips for young professionals to keep their new careers on track

Written by Gabriel Smith on 7 August 2017 in Features

Sleep, diet, work-life balance...here's how young people can perform to their best at work. 

Magazine excerpt: In the year 2025, what does workplace learning look like?

Written by Kate Pasterfield on 4 August 2017 in Features

Kate Pasterfield looks into the future of workplace learning and says we should hold on tight and enjoy the ride.

Changing hiring practices: Competency frameworks and moving away from bias

Written by Jon Atkins on 4 August 2017 in Opinion

Do you consider yourself to be an introvert or an extravert? Jon Atkins ruminates.

TJ interviews: Jill Maples, Hermes

Written by Jon Kennard on 3 August 2017 in Interviews

We talk to Jill Maples, an HR director who's delivering change. 

Magazine excerpt: The tools that help make meetings happen

Written by Jon Kennard on 2 August 2017 in Features

For our technology edition of the magazine, Louise Doherty talks meeting tools that make her life easier.  

The mistakes that make negotiations fail

Written by David Freedman on 2 August 2017 in Features

David Freedman examines the bad habits logistics negotiators need to drop to strike the ultimate deal.