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The New World of Succession Planning

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The New World of Succession Planning. Succession planning has changed. In the past, a company was ahead of the curve if it had a succession plan in place at all—even if that plan was nothing more than a list of critical positions and potential candidates.

Five Ways to Develop Employees Using Succession Planning

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Five Ways to Develop Employees Using Succession Planning. Successful succession planning depends on retaining high potential talent and developing those employees so they are prepared to fill key roles.

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The Road to Career Pathing In Your Organization

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Starting a career pathing program at your organization is not a difficult journey but there are checkpoints that need to be reached in order to complete the trip to your final destination.

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How to Help Employees Develop Career Paths

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How to Help Employees Develop Career Paths. Employees want to understand what is required of them to change roles or advance in their careers but the necessary processes may not be in place.

Turbocharge Your Talent with Real-time Feedback & Drive Tangible Results

Download the eBook “Real-time Feedback, Tangible Results” to learn 8 awesome tips designed to help you tap into the power of “anytime/anywhere feedback” and the benefits it can bring to your organization.

Ladder or Lattice? Which Career Development Strategy is Best for Your Employees

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Ladder or Lattice? Which Career Development Strategy is Best for Your Employees. Career development is essential to today’s workers. Employees are eager to grow in their careers and advance within their organizations. Companies unable to facilitate that growth will continue to be plagued with engagement and retention problems. There are two main options for moving a career forward – up the career ladder or through the career lattice. But what does that growth look like?

How to Improve Employee Retention and Company Performance with Career Pathing

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How to Improve Employee Retention and Company Performance with Career Pathing. Four-and-a-half years. That’s the approximate length of time the average employee stays at one job. Younger employees hop more often , however, with most leaving a mere two years after hire.

How to Improve Employee Retention and Company Performance with Career Pathing

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How to Improve Employee Retention and Company Performance with Career Pathing. Four-and-a-half years. That’s the approximate length of time the average U.S. employee stays at one job. Younger employees hop more often , however, with most leaving a mere two years after hire.

Consequences of Out-of-Date Certifications and Training

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Consequences of Out-of-Date Certifications and Training. Every year companies face the challenge of managing their employee’s certifications and training requirements. When that process is not properly managed, those companies face serious consequences.

Managing Your Hiring Managers for Successful Recruiting

Are your hiring managers checked out in the recruiting process? Wish you could get them more involved and improve communication? Register for Newton’s upcoming webinar and learn a step by step action plan to keep them actively engaged in recruiting.

Understanding the Benefits of Continuous Feedback

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Understanding the Benefits of Continuous Feedback. Employee productivity is innately tied to employee engagement and motivation. Yet increasing employee engagement continues to be an elusive achievement for many organizations. This is often due to a problem with performance management methodology. Traditional models of performance management, such as the annual review, are outdated and do not work well to increase engagement among the newest generation of workers.

3 Steps to Better Performance Management

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3 Steps to Better Performance Management. The days of the traditional performance review are behind us. Today, 75% of companies surveyed either have switched, are switching, or are planning to switch to a more updated performance model in an effort to boost employee engagement and drive productivity.

Using Career Paths to Effectively Address Skill Gaps

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Using Career Paths to Effectively Address Skill Gaps. Approximately 10,000 baby boomers retire each day in the United States. That’s about 30,000 skilled workers per month. And, while there are around 8.7 million people available for work in this country, there are far fewer who have the skills to fill those openings left behind by the Boomers. Skill gaps cost the U.S. economy about $13 billion per month. To thrive in their industries, companies must address these gaps.

Taking the Confusion Out of Competency-Based Career Pathing

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Taking the Confusion Out of Competency-Based Career Pathing. High-performing people are critical for high-performing organizations.

One Performance Management Change That Can Boost Employee Engagement and Performance

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One Performance Management Change That Can Boost Employee Engagement and Performance. Despite the changes many companies are making in performance management models, 58% of executives still believe their current approach has little positive effect on the two things performance management is meant to drive: employee engagement and high performance. They’re right. In fact, many models are accomplishing the opposite.

The Path To Creating A High-Performing Resilient Organization

Leaders who practice 'active listening' across the organization will tap into a wealth of actionable insight that would otherwise be difficult to access. Enabling and encouraging people to communicate inclusively and transparently helps to cultivate a 'listening culture'.

Fixing Stuck: Engaging Employees With Career Pathing

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Fixing Stuck: Engaging Employees With Career Pathing. Lack of engagement is a wide-spread problem according to numerous studies, with anywhere from a fifth to 84% of employees claiming to be actively unhappy at work.

Fixing Stuck: Engaging Employees With Career Pathing

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Lack of engagement is a wide-spread problem in the U.S., according to numerous studies, with anywhere from a fifth to 84% of employees claiming to be actively unhappy at work. The vast majority of these employees are also considering or have considered quitting.

Consequences of Out-of-Date Certifications and Training

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Consequences of Out-of-Date Certifications and Training. Every year companies face the challenge of managing their employee’s certifications and training requirements. When that process is not properly managed, those companies face serious consequences.

Is Your Performance Management Process Adapting to the Times?

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Is Your Performance Management Process Adapting to the Times? What drives your employees, and how do you harness that drive to benefit company culture and profitability? Traditional models of performance management say you do it by offering financial rewards based on the accomplishment of yearly goals, and that model has survived for decades, despite research that indicates only about half of people think such a model has any positive effect on an organization.

The definitive guide to choosing the right applicant tracking system

Choosing an applicant tracking system should be exciting, not confusing. We've developed a quick guide to everything you should look for while going through your selection process, to free you from the stress often associated with choosing a new ATS.

Three Critical Components of Succession Planning

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Three Critical Components of Succession Planning. At some critical point your focus needs to be on the ‘ Impact of Loss’, ‘Flight Risk’ and ‘Criticality to Retain’ components of Succession Planning.

How to Use Career Paths to Support Your IT Talent in a Changing Industry

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How to Use Career Paths to Support Your IT Talent in a Changing Industry. Competencies, Certifications and Progressions. The IT industry is changing faster than ever. It’s going through a number of major shifts at a global level – and those changes have an impact on the way businesses operate.

How Certification Tracking with Spreadsheets Can Shut Down Your Business

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How Tracking Certifications with Spreadsheets Can Shut Down Your Business. What does it take for your company and your employees to remain in compliance? How many certifications does each employee need? How often must they recertify to remain in order to operate?

Certification Management Nightmares

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Certification Management Nightmares. Certification management is crucial for businesses across a multitude of industries, yet the administrative upkeep is a nightmare. Unfortunately, the consequences of non-compliance are even more dangerous. Hefty fines. Government sanctions.

Breaking Down 2017 Labor Law Complexities

Workplace employment issues continue to make news as state and local governments propose labor law legislation at a frenzied pace. This free e-guide analyzes years of labor law posting data to provide you with a look at the complexity of labor law compliance for businesses of all sizes.

Why Succession Planning Matters

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Why Succession Planning Matters. Did you know that a recent research study found that 50% of companies with revenue greater than $500 million don’t have a proper CEO succession plan in place?

Redefining Career Pathing to Support Your IT Talent in the Digital Age

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Redefining Career Pathing to Support Your IT Talent in the Digital Age. Charting the Course for the New Employee Experience. This webinar focuses on talent challenges ahead for IT and HR leaders in a dramatically changing global landscape. In the digital age, leaders must change the rules on how they engage and develop their IT workforce to avoid major skill shortages. Business expectations are rising while technology is evolving at an ever-increasing rate.

Three Ways to Develop IT Talent and Improve Overall Retention

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Three Ways to Develop IT Talent and Improve Overall Retention. In today’s ever-advancing technological environment, how can employers best foster retention and development in IT?

How Executive Compensation Improves Succession Planning

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How Executive Compensation Improves Succession Planning. Executive Compensation packages and succession planning remain unlinked (and separately managed) in many of today’s organizations.

Getting the Org Chart to Deliver Your Strategy (Hint: No Restructuring Involved)

Driving your strategy isn't a matter of moving your org chart around (i.e. restructuring); it involves shifting the way your employees and leaders think and collaborate—so you can harness the power of a startling and dramatic new way of doing business.

How to Use Compensation Planning to Attract, Incent, and Retain Top Talent

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Compensation consistently ranks as a top reason why employees choose to join and remain at an organization. Yet, companies constantly struggle with the simple tasks of providing the right salary and bonus structures to recruit and maintain the best people.

Pay For Top Performance: 5 Reasons Why Compensating Your Top Performers Should Be Your Top Priority

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Top performers are a company’s greatest asset, but they will leave if they are not valued and compensated fairly. If you do not have a compensation plan that will allow your top performers to thrive, you will pay the price.

Compensation Planning to Retain Top Talent

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Company management, and human resource departments in particular, are often guilty of treating talent management solutions as five or more separate processes used to build a strong employee base.

Reduce Compliance Risks in One Easy Step

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Reduce Compliance Risks in One Easy Step. Lapsed certifications and unmet compliance deadlines cost businesses millions of dollars each year in fines and penalties – a large percentage of which could be avoided with the right certification tracking system.

7 Steps to Attract and Engage More Candidates

Want to improve the candidate experience of your job application and drive more candidates to apply? This guide covers: presentation of your careers page and jobs, length and complexity of your online application, application technology, and candidate acknowledgement.

Compensation Considerations in Attracting Top Talent

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Company management, and human resource departments in particular, are often guilty of treating talent management solutions as five or more separate processes used to build a strong employee base.

Four Steps to Successfully Implement Career Pathing

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Four Steps to Successfully Implement Career Pathing. Career pathing is a structured, comprehensive development planning process to help employees visualize their career growth within the company. Career pathing is a proven program by which successful transitions of employees can occur. It helps with succession planning, employee engagement, skills attainment and alignment between employee and company objectives.

[Webinar] 3 HR Trends to Implement Career Pathing for Employees

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3 HR Trends to Implement Career Pathing for Employees. Join Linda Ginac for this webinar, where she will discuss three career pathing trends for HR and business leaders to consider as they plan their workforce development and employee engagement strategy for 2016.

Timeline of an Employee Without a Career Path

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Employees are joining companies and leaving them at rapid rates because they do not have a career path within that company. See how long you can expect to retain an employee when they do not have a career path. 32% of employers expect an employee only to last up to one year.

Guide to Lean Hiring

It's undeniable: over the years, hiring processes have become more complex. In many ways, this shouldn't come as a surprise. After all, the work that most of us do has become more sophisticated But does complexity really lead to better, faster hires? Of course not. In fact, many smart organizations have started a trend, a return to simplicity, that allows them to compete for talent more efficiently. This trend is called lean hiring. Download the Guide to Lean Hiring and develop a systematic approach to recruiting that increases productivity while eliminating waste.