Emotional intelligence

Why soft skills are becoming ever more important to businesses

Interpersonal skills, empathy and resilience are strongly desired by employers as they look towards business recovery. Riccarda Zezza discusses how...

Out of sight: how to manage remote teams

31 Jul 2020

Managing people remotely for any length of time puts the onus on leaders to learn a new set of tools.

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What will shape the managers of the future?

26 Mar 2020

Whether it’s having to manage unprecedented levels of remote working or the fact that increasing numbers of tasks are being...

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How banks can balance stability and innovation

11 Mar 2020

As coronavirus affects stock markets and the Bank of England cuts interest rates, Dr Simon Hayward looks at the challenges...

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Banish courses and rethink L&D – World of Learning 2019

17 Oct 2019

It’s time to rethink learning and development, to wean professionals off their addiction to courses and to start aligning learning...

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Is ethical leadership under threat from populism?

21 Jun 2019

Ethical leadership, fairness and equality are seen as vital qualities for successful organisations. But in the age of populism what if leaders no longer buy into this?

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Can we change workplace behaviour in just 21 days?

23 Feb 2018

Encouraging employees to adapt their behaviour so they can progress professionally is a sensitive, challenging task. Dan Hughes from emotional...

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Five ways Theresa May can boost her leadership skills

30 Jun 2017

It has been a stormy ride for Theresa May’s premiership so far. Could honing her leadership skills as a successful...

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Penguin Random House HRD: “Degrees are a lazy sifting tool”

25 Apr 2016

Penguin Random House this year joined a select group of employers to remove the requirement for a degree for new...

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emotional intelligence

How organisations kill engagement through poor emotional intelligence (webinar)

13 Apr 2016

ON-DEMAND | Engaged businesses are frequently found to have higher levels of trust and authenticity throughout their workforce...

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Understanding emotional intelligence in the workplace

22 Feb 2016

Developing managers’ emotional intelligence in the workplace can reap rewards, but, in practice, there are issues that HR and managers...

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Delegates at a World of Learning Conference

Learning technologies and mental toughness top the agenda at World of Learning Conference

4 Aug 2015

Learning and development (L&D) experts from LinkedIn, Capital One and Manchester Metropolitan University are among the keynote speakers at this...

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Mental toughness: how to build a resilient workforce

8 Jul 2015

Mental toughness has become a buzzword in learning and development – frequently used but often without context. But what exactly...

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Soft skills “worth £88 billion” to UK economy

1 Jul 2015

A group of major employers, led by McDonald’s, has called for measures to formally recognise and promote soft skills such...

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Free online courses from lynda.com for Personnel Today readers

23 Jun 2015

EXCLUSIVE – Personnel Today has teamed up with lynda.com to offer three free online courses until the end of July...

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