Future Skills 2020 and the Implications for Professional Development

The Bamboo Project Blog

Globally Connected World --increased global interconnectivity puts diversity and adaptability at the center of organizational operations. . Cross-cultural Competency --ability to operate in different cultural settings. . It may be that all workers will have to develop reasonable competency in each of these areas, but there will also be a need for workers who are super-skilled in only one or two of the skill areas.

WorkTech11 West Coast: A Report from the Trenches

Future of Work

All things are interdependent, and there is a natural tendency towards more complexity and more diversity. Vwork” captures three “V’s” about work in 2011: Virtual, Value, and advantage. WorkTech11 West Coast was the first event hosted by Unwired Ventures Ltd. in Silicon Valley. And it was a good day, time and money well spent. Great lineup of speakers, intriguing stories, and excellent opportunities for networking.

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Top 5 Talent Management Trends in 2011

Working Girl

Here are five of my favorite talent management trends to help you get excited about 2011. As a result, the workforce will grow increasingly culturally diverse, global, virtual, connected, and multi-generational. These solutions help business people work together across borders and time zones; accurately assess workforce costs, capabilities and capacity; align work to business objectives; and optimize deployment of a highly diverse workforce.

6M | Marketing Strategic Leadership Competency Models to Achieve Widespread Organizational Buy-In

Pinsight

As workforces continue to become more diverse and competitive, organizations must look inward to leverage and develop their existing talents, in order to tackle these challenges. How will we ensure understanding and commitment to our competency model from all levels of the organization? The whole point of developing a leadership competency model is to produce a tool that is useful and promotes intentional growth for employees and the organization. 1 (2011): 225-262. [4]

Hard times and poor responses in Recruiting

Strategic HCM

It’s not good news, and in fact if contrasts strongly against other research which I’ve already referred to in my workshop – for example this study by Aon Hewitt for the European Club for HR which found that: “HR professionals across Europe expect revenues and investment to grow at a much better pace in 2011 than in the last two years with only 2% of respondent organisations forecasting a decrease this year. Talent shortage jumps from fifth to the first position in 2011.

Project Social: Trendy HR Trends

Working Girl

Not only can people all over the world consume your products, companies all over the world may be competing for your market share. Trend #2: Contingent Workers (aka ‘Diversity’ and ‘Who invited all these people?’) – The modern workforce is global, multi-generational, virtual and… 20% contingent! Future business leaders will need a new set of skills, among which being able to lead global, diverse and virtual teams will figure highly.

12 Critical Competencies For Leadership in the Future

QAspire

The average lifespan of an S&P 500 company has gone down from 67 years in 1937 to 18 years in 2011. The cumulative impact of these forces demands a new mindset and competences for leaders to be able to stay relevant and make a positive difference to people and hence, business. If you are a leader at any level in a modern organization or aspiring to be one, here are some of the critical competencies and skills you need to thrive in a VUCA world.

Global HR Competencies ~ HR to HR 2.0 and Human Capital (HCM)

Strategic HCM

23 HR Most Influential UK Thinker 2011. Global HR Competencies. Ive previously provided a quick reaction to Ulrichs newest competencies and will probably provide more commentary on them from the Middle East HR Summi t where I see him next. But then I look at each new framework and the competencies do always seem to resonate with what Im seeing developing within HR. You can still use these competencies as a guide of course, which is why I maintain my interest in them.

Economist's Diversity conference ~ HR to HR 2.0 and Human.

Strategic HCM

23 HR Most Influential UK Thinker 2011. Economist’s Diversity conference. My next conference with the Economist is their Diversity conference in December: “Businesses are facing intensifying pressure from investors and stakeholders to ramp up their diversity initiatives. several studies show that companies with a greater degree of diversity at every level perform better than their less diverse counterparts. Labels: Diversity , Events.

150 Famous Transgender People

Ongig

We found many famous transgender people as part of our research on successful diverse people. Yes, Bono underwent a female-to-male gender transition between 2008 and 2011. Patricio Manuel, the first trans boxer to compete professionally: ‘It was self preservation’ (by Sam Levin).

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Workday Podcast: Why the Spotlight Is on People Analytics

Workday

Michael Lewis’s 2003 book “Moneyball,” and the 2011 film that followed, put a big spotlight on strategic statistical analysis, and how a professional baseball team with a relatively small budget could compete with its well-heeled rivals. Human Capital Management Talent Culture Analytics and Insights Human Resources Belonging and Diversity Workforce Development Insights and Analytics Podcasts

Bias imperils Performance. Are you ready to do something about it?

Bersin

The learning process starts at an “unconscious incompetence” level (you don’t even know there is something to learn), advances to “conscious incompetence” (you know that you can’t do something), then to “conscious competence” (you are aware that you can do something), and finally, through learning and practice, to “unconscious competence” (you are unaware that you are doing something, as it becomes second nature and automatic). 1 “About the IAT,” Project Implicit, 2011, [link].

6 Changes Your Company Must Make To Develop More Female Leaders

SuccessFactors

This has caused many, such as Facebook, Google, and Apple to publicly release reports on their diversity statistics and commit to developing more female leaders. Studies show that companies which are more gender diverse are 15 percent more likely to outperform and those which are more ethnically diverse are 35 percent more likely to outperform. The next step is then to integrate them into your performance review process as core leadership competencies.

#HRSummitExpo - The Credible Activist ~ HR to HR 2.0 and Human.

Strategic HCM

23 HR Most Influential UK Thinker 2011. So after Dave Ulrich yesterday talking about his outside-in competencies , today and tomorrow is organised by competency area. Were starting with the Credible Activist competency and a well delivered presentation from Christel Heydemann, EVP Corporate HR from Alcatel Lucent. Diversity rising up the Agenda. ► 2011. HR Challenges 2011 – Survey Results. HCI Top Talent Blog 2011.

When Is a Discrimination Complaint against a Manager an Act of Harassment?

HR Daily Advisor

” In January 2011, Joseph Holsinger, Arave’s new regional manager, e-mailed everybody in the region about the survey. On March 17, 2011, Arave’s attorneys sent a letter to Bank of America complaining of religious discrimination and retaliation. On March 29, 2011, Arave resigned and later filed suit against the bank, Holsinger, and Anderson for religious discrimination, harassment, and retaliation. Diversity Insight Harassment harassment claims Mark I.

Allies Of Women And Minority Groups In The Workforce

Everwise

To combat the gender pay gap, the goal is to open the door and let women and minority groups compete for the same high paying jobs and leadership positions, which are often reserved for white males. Last year Trudeau unveiled a cabinet with an equal number of ethnically diverse men and women “because it’s 2015,” as he told reporters after he was sworn in to become the country’s 23rd prime minister. Women in Leadership Diversity Inclusion Leadership leadership development

Melcrum Summit: Re-engineering Internal Communication for Agility.

Strategic HCM

23 HR Most Influential UK Thinker 2011. ► 2011. HR Challenges 2011 – Survey Results. HCI Top Talent Blog 2011. Strategic HCM has been chosen by analysts at the Human Capital Institute (HCI) as one of HCI's Top 50 Talent Blogs for 2011. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Bio-Contact. Consulting. Speaking. Writing. About-HCM. Welcome. Welcome height=200 id=Image1_img src=[link] width=220/>. Connect with me. Jon Ingham. Contact me at.

This Non-Profit Is Uncovering the Hidden Talent Pool of Immigrants

Cornerstone On Demand

Upwardly Global helps thousands of work-authorized immigrants, refugees, asylum seekers and green card holders rebuild their careers, while enabling employers to access a diverse talent pool through diversity partnerships, consultations and candidate matching. looks to compete in the world economy. Immigrants coming to the United States today hold more degrees than ever before—a seemingly fortuitous trend as the U.S.

The Art of Recycling Retirees and Potential Retirees

ATD Human Capital

Baby Boomers (born between 1946 and 1964) began retiring in 2011 and will continue into 2030, if not beyond. Compared with older generations, the Boomers who are today between 53 and 71 years old are more educated and technically competent. Provide technology training as part of your revised hiring and retaining procedures to ensure continual access to a diverse talent pool.

How Proper Goal Setting Can Help Your Team Achieve Their Goals

Pinsight

Build a Learning Goals Orientation Mindset — Someone with a learning goal orientation strives to develop knowledge and competences by mastering challenging situations. 2011).

6 Real-World Examples of Company Reorgs Done Right

Pingboard

When Facebook announced its first reorganization in 2011, the reasons included a desire to accommodate growth and streamline the company’s product development process. Organizations reorganize for a variety of reasons.

Does Your Company Need A Climate Executive Officer?

Thrive Global

From skyrocketing insurance rates to lost hours of operation, businesses in industries as diverse as retail, agriculture and tourism are reeling from the cost of doing business in the “new normal” of fires brought on by extended drought and an unstable power grid. Here are key questions that leaders can begin thinking about now to build climate competency in the years ahead. . During Thailand’s severe flooding in 2011 , for example, the global electronics market shuddered.

14 Opportunities to Address Unconscious Biases in the Modern Workplace

Bonusly

These biases “are social stereotypes about certain groups of people that individuals form outside their own conscious awareness,” writes UCSF’s Office of Diversity and Outreach. Audit the language in your job listings and revise if necessary to appeal to a more diverse, more qualified pool of applicants. And we need a certain amount of social competency to be able to engage people who do have differences of ideas and perspectives.”.

6 Strategies To Improve Hiring Using Data

TalentCulture

How about the diversity of your applicant sample? 2011). While this diagram focuses on the number of candidates necessary to get from a lead to a hire, this model can be used to measure applicant diversity, recruitment source, and many other recruitment statistics. A job analysis, the scientific process of defining a job, will allow you to identify the duties, requirements, and critical competencies for a specific job or group of jobs.

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The Modern Campus: Challenges and Opportunities for HCM

Oracle HCM - Modern HR in the Cloud

Over 70% identified developing new sources of revenue as a top concern, 67% identified containing or reducing costs, 63% retaining students, 54% competing for new students and finally 48% listed upgrading technology systems and business processes as a top opportunity. Portable academic experiences and more flexible payment models will provide greater options for a more digitally native, mobile and diverse student population.

HR is the New Cool - HR Tech Europe ~ HR to HR 2.0 and Human.

Strategic HCM

23 HR Most Influential UK Thinker 2011. Economist’s Diversity conference. Global HR Competencies. ► 2011. HR Challenges 2011 – Survey Results. HCI Top Talent Blog 2011. Strategic HCM has been chosen by analysts at the Human Capital Institute (HCI) as one of HCI's Top 50 Talent Blogs for 2011. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Bio-Contact. Consulting. Speaking. Writing. About-HCM. Welcome.

So people join organisations, and leave Top Leaders! - Strategic HCM

Strategic HCM

23 HR Most Influential UK Thinker 2011. Economist’s Diversity conference. Global HR Competencies. ► 2011. HR Challenges 2011 – Survey Results. HCI Top Talent Blog 2011. Strategic HCM has been chosen by analysts at the Human Capital Institute (HCI) as one of HCI's Top 50 Talent Blogs for 2011. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Bio-Contact. Consulting. Speaking. Writing. About-HCM. Welcome.

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#SympEventsTech ? Mobile Learning and ensuring the capability of.

Strategic HCM

23 HR Most Influential UK Thinker 2011. Out of these, Andy spent most time on the importance of performance support, eg in the picture above, in sustaining competency levels post a training event. Instead of worrying about the quality of training, we need to shift our focus to the competencies we’re creating, and sustaining – in a ever changing work environment. ► 2011. HR Challenges 2011 – Survey Results. HCI Top Talent Blog 2011.

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“5 Things We Need To Do To Close The Gender Wage Gap”, with Megan McCann, CEO of McCann Partners

Thrive Global

It’s a win-win approach, as the company gets to keep valuable internal talent with less time needed to recruit and/or onboard, and women get a better shot at competing for leadership roles. Megan is the CEO of leading IT recruitment firm McCann Partners , which she founded in 2011.

Internal recruitment: right or wrong? ~ HR to HR 2.0 and Human.

Strategic HCM

23 HR Most Influential UK Thinker 2011. Procurement is therefore a vital activity, but even with advances in areas like supply chain management there are very few businesses which compete on they way they procure raw materials. Organisations don’t compete on the way they do recruitment either. They compete on the transformation of their new joiners into an aligned and engaged workforce. ► 2011. HR Challenges 2011 – Survey Results.

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The Economist's Talent Management Summit and the new rules of.

Strategic HCM

23 HR Most Influential UK Thinker 2011. Prioritising engagement - understanding that its important, and will continue to increase in importance, as more and more organisations compete on their culture / organisational capability and which needs to include at least an element of engagement. ► 2011. HR Challenges 2011 – Survey Results. HCI Top Talent Blog 2011. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Bio-Contact. Consulting. Speaking. Writing. About-HCM.

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HR from the Inside Out (sorry, ahem, Outside In) ~ HR to HR 2.0 and.

Strategic HCM

23 HR Most Influential UK Thinker 2011. But its not long till I catch up with him at the Middle East HR Summit in Dubai, and I have also been reading his latest book: HR from the Outside In , providing more detail on his newest HR competency framework. Economist’s Diversity conference. Global HR Competencies. ► 2011. HR Challenges 2011 – Survey Results. HCI Top Talent Blog 2011. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Bio-Contact.

Why Knowledge Management Didn’t Save General Motors: Addressing Complex Issues By Convening Conversation

Conversation Matters

Both exploration and exploitation are essential for organizations, but they compete for scarce resources. Cognitive diversity. • How to obtain cognitive diversity. J ohnson and Johnson , researchers at the University of Minnesota, who study collaboration, say that the synthesis of diverse perspectives comes from being able to hold both one’s own and another’s’ perspective in mind at the same time. In both 2010 and 2011 Ecopetrol was nominated for the MAKE award.

Innovation vs efficiency ~ HR to HR 2.0 and Human Capital (HCM)

Strategic HCM

23 HR Most Influential UK Thinker 2011. Competing in a global economy in difficult times requires new ways of thinking and doing. ► 2011. HR Challenges 2011 – Survey Results. HCI Top Talent Blog 2011. Strategic HCM has been chosen by analysts at the Human Capital Institute (HCI) as one of HCI's Top 50 Talent Blogs for 2011. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Bio-Contact. Consulting. Speaking. Writing. About-HCM. Welcome.

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How “One Culture” Made MGM Resorts International a Billion-Dollar Brand

Achievers

Today, MGM Resorts is an industry leader with a workforce as diverse as its clientele. We built all of our strategies, competencies, and culture initiatives around engaging and inspiring them.”—Michelle DiTondo launched “M life Insider” in 2011. What would you change about your company if you knew you’d be bankrupt tomorrow? Over the last 30 years, MGM Resorts International has become the billion-dollar brand we know today through mergers and acquisitions.

“Take the time to listen and understand the personal and career goals of each of your team members” With Penny Bauder & Andrea Ippolito

Thrive Global

I Co-Directed the MIT Hacking Medicine team, which organized hackathons, which cultivated diverse stakeholders including clinicians, designers, engineers, patients, and entrepreneurs to build innovative healthcare solutions.

The Talent Management Summit 2013 - Opportunity to Win! ~ HR to.

Strategic HCM

23 HR Most Influential UK Thinker 2011. 2011: #ECTalent - Recognising Individuals: GE vs. Aviva. COMPETING IN THE KNOWLEDGE ECONOMY - and why agility will matter - Eleanor Tabi Haller-Jorden, Senior Vice-president, Global Learning Strategies, Catalyst Europe. ► 2011. HR Challenges 2011 – Survey Results. HCI Top Talent Blog 2011. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Bio-Contact. Consulting. Speaking. Writing. About-HCM. Welcome.

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hrsummitexpo Middle East HR Summit & Expo - Dubai - Strategic HCM

Strategic HCM

23 HR Most Influential UK Thinker 2011. Competencies: [link]. Diversity rising up the Agenda. ► 2011. HR Challenges 2011 – Survey Results. HCI Top Talent Blog 2011. Strategic HCM has been chosen by analysts at the Human Capital Institute (HCI) as one of HCI's Top 50 Talent Blogs for 2011. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Bio-Contact. Consulting. Speaking. Writing. About-HCM. Welcome.

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Succession planning and integrated talent management ~ HR to HR.

Strategic HCM

23 HR Most Influential UK Thinker 2011. Economist’s Diversity conference. Global HR Competencies. ► 2011. HR Challenges 2011 – Survey Results. HCI Top Talent Blog 2011. Strategic HCM has been chosen by analysts at the Human Capital Institute (HCI) as one of HCI's Top 50 Talent Blogs for 2011. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Bio-Contact. Consulting. Speaking. Writing. About-HCM. Welcome.

Economist's High Growth Markets conference ~ HR to HR 2.0 and.

Strategic HCM

23 HR Most Influential UK Thinker 2011. It’s a good and very well argued point and although I still remain cautious about relying on national stereotypes (see my last post), stereotypes exist for a reason, and the more diverse we make our workforces and particularly top management, generally the more successful we’ll be. Economist’s Diversity conference. Global HR Competencies. ► 2011. HR Challenges 2011 – Survey Results.

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