Why Salary.com Won the 2009 HR Technology Shootout

Josh Bersin

Tags: HR Systems Succession Management Talent Strategy Bill Kutik hr technology conference lawson Plateau salary.com SAP Shootout

Deep vs. Wide: The New Career Strategy

Josh Bersin

Tags: ibm ge Leadership Development Talent Strategy Learning Programs 9-box grid Talent Management qualcomm Enterprise Learning

An Economic Tipping Point in Corporate Talent Strategies

Josh Bersin

Tags: Business Trends Corporate Culture Innovation Talent Strategy

Talent Strategies which make you “Ready for Change”

Josh Bersin

I am in the process of preparing my keynote speech for our upcoming research conference, IMPACT 2009: The Business of Talent®, and what I plan to discuss is how enduring organizations build talent. Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.

It's Not the Tool That's Boring. It's You.

The Bamboo Project Blog

I can blame PowerPoint or I can look at what Tom Kuhlmann and Cathy Moore do with it and rethink my strategies. Great post from Sarah Horrigan on a training she did with University staff on using virtual learning environments (VLE's).

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The Incentive Question or Why People Share Knowledge

Conversation Matters

Tags: Knowledge Management Strategies Sharing Tacit Knowledge

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Discussions with our Research Members: Five Topics to Watch for 2010

Josh Bersin

Diversity as a talent management strategy. Tags: Talent Strategy I just finished a research member roundtable with some of our major clients and want to share five big issues we see emerging for 2010: 1. Nearly all of. Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.

Twitter Hating

The Bamboo Project Blog

So if I'm getting a lot of trivial tweets, it's because of my "follow' strategy. I've tried to love Twitter. I really have. Everyone's Twittering and I keep thinking I'm missing out on something. I just can't do it , though.

Where Knowledge Management Has Been and Where It Is Going- Part Three

Conversation Matters

My premise is that KM professionals, who read these books and blogs, are influenced by this thinking and then use those ideas to create new KM strategies within organizations. His voice was one perspective among many that came together to create the final strategy.

A KM Strategy Built on the Collective Knowledge of Ecopetrol

Conversation Matters

Two years ago I participated in a meeting to develop a knowledge management strategy for Ecopetrol, the state oil company of Columbia, South America. Out of that meeting came a KM strategy that had the full support of those that had worked together to create it.

"Fill the Gap": A Flickr Learning Activity?

The Bamboo Project Blog

This also seems like a really fun learning and community-building strategy to me.

Autonomy, Mastery and Purpose

The Bamboo Project Blog

But BECAUSE rewards tend to narrow our focus and restrict possibilities, in those cases where we need to "think outside the box," rewards are actually a terrible strategy to use.

Borrowing from the Library to Support Workplace Learning

The Bamboo Project Blog

A recent post she wrote for the School Library Journal on strategies for teaching and using social media showed up in my Twitter feed the other day. Joyce also describes some of the strategies she uses to support her learners' search efforts that I think translate well to the workplace.

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Taleo 10: Taleo Becomes an End-to-End Talent Management Software Company

Josh Bersin

Tags: HR Systems Talent Strategy taleo

Why Values and Philosophy Matter: How AAA Competes with Google

Josh Bersin

This week I had a series of conversations with some top talent acquisition leaders at several major companies about their programs and strategies over the last year. Tags: Enterprise Learning Leadership Development Performance Management Sourcing and Recruiting Talent Strategy AAA In each case they discussed the. Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.

Autonomy, Mastery and Purpose

The Bamboo Project Blog

But BECAUSE rewards tend to narrow our focus and restrict possibilities, in those cases where we need to "think outside the box," rewards are actually a terrible strategy to use.

SuccessFactors Rebrands Itself Business Execution Software

Josh Bersin

Tags: HR Systems Talent Strategy Oracle Plateau Saba SAP successfactors taleo

Knowledge Management: Where We've Been and Where We're Going - Part Two

Conversation Matters

Tags: Knowledge Management Strategies

Are Customers Satisfied with Talent Management Software? Find out.

Josh Bersin

Tags: HR Systems Talent Management Talent Strategy

Employers Capitulate on Business Slowdown – The Turnaround is Coming

Josh Bersin

Tags: Business Trends Succession Management Talent Strategy business turnaround capitulation recession talent mobility

The Amazing Business Impact of Superior Talent Management

Josh Bersin

Tags: Talent Management Talent Strategy Workforce Planning accenture Aetna caterpillar Chevron cisco ge Rogers Communications

The State of Learning and Talent Measurement: A Work in Process

Josh Bersin

Tags: Measurement Talent Strategy learning measurement training measurement

Aramark: Talent Management at its Finest

Josh Bersin

Aramark is one of the country’s most well-run, talent-driven companies - and they are proof that talent management, when done well, is one of the most important business strategies a company. Tags: aramark Talent Strategy talent measurement Talent Management HR Systems Workforce Planning

Talent Mobility: What it is and why organizations need it

Josh Bersin

Tags: ibm ge Aetna procter and gamble Talent Strategy liberty mutual Succession Planning talent mobility Rogers Communications succession management

Four Case Studies in Layoffs: What to Watch Out For

Josh Bersin

Tags: apl american presidents line Talent Strategy layoffs Talent Management downsizing Enterprise Learning restructuring

CIOs: It's Strategy Time

Transparent Office

Most CIOs I talk to want to spend more time on strategy--not platform strategy or application strategy, but business strategy. Although most line managers agree in principle that IT is strategically important, CIOs still struggle for a seat at the strategy table. As one client told me last week, "We've done more to advance the company's strategy today than I have in the past year."

A-Space (Facebook-like) Is Making a Difference Across the U.S. Intelligence Community

Conversation Matters

This report provides an overview of an exploratory scientific, qualitative study conducted by the Defense Intelligence Agency’s (DIA) Knowledge Laboratory in April- June of 2009. Tags: Effective Conversations Knowledge Management Strategies Sharing Tacit Knowledge I'm posting the Executive Summary of a study I conducted with the Defense Intelligence Agency. You can read the full study - all 30 fascinating pages here. Executive Summary of How A-Space is Shaping Analysts' Work.

Where Knowledge Management Has Been and Where It Is Going- Part One

Conversation Matters

KM has changed in many ways since its beginning some fifteen years ago, with new tools and new strategies. These are not trivial issues because how we conceptualize knowledge greatly impacts the way we design our KM systems and strategies. Tags: Knowledge Management Strategies

Welcome to Conversation Matters

Conversation Matters

How to create deeper, more insightful conversations, internally, and with customers and suppliers - it is about the practices, tools, and strategies that produce insightful conversations. ? I am excited about the direction knowledge management is headed.

Bamboo Project Readers' Guide to Blogging for Personal Branding

The Bamboo Project Blog

As Catherine Lombardozzi pointed out, " Blogging for personal branding may be more productive as an ongoing strategy than a job-hunting one when you're in a crunch. Networking 2.0: Blogging Your Way Out of a Job. and Into a Career View more presentations from Sacha Chua.

The Social Software Value Matrix

Transparent Office

External collaboration has far-reaching consequences for a company's strategy, and even its business model. Mom always told me, "It's what's inside that counts." Companies are finally paying attention to how social media affects their business outside the company walls.

Your Guide to Job Search and Personal Branding on Twitter

The Bamboo Project Blog

It doesn't work for everyone, of course, but it can certainly turbo-charge your networking, a key strategy for successful job hunting. Twitter --the 140 character social networking site--is becoming increasingly useful for job seekers. It can also be an effective part of your personal branding campaign. Here, then, is a (somewhat) definitive link guide to getting a new job (or losing your current one) through Tweeting. (I

Community Conversations

The Bamboo Project Blog

I'm currently at the USBLN Conference in Maryland, where we're exploring various "business to business strategies to promote the business imperative of including people with disabilities in the workforce.".

Information Literacy and Habits of Mind

The Bamboo Project Blog

These skills are not just about the technology strategies we use to find, filter and make sense of information.

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Five Actions Organizations Can Take to Increase Knowledge Sharing

Conversation Matters

Tags: Knowledge Management Strategies