Pieces of Me – March 29, 2013 Edition

Unbridled Talent

Upcoming Goodness: On April 11, 2013, I’ll be hosting the Sourcing and Recruiting Social Summit 2013 in Washington, DC.

Career Development: Challenges and Opportunities for Talent.

Strategic HCM

Ingham is still early in his career. developing social capital). Career Development: Challenges and Opportunities for Talent Managers / 3. Likewise, formal career development programs were only used by a little more than one-fourth of respondents.

Developing An Intentional Learning Culture

HR Bartender

In his role at Southwest, he is focused on the professional development of the University’s 300+ staff. Robbins] Southwest Airlines University is the single-source for training and development for our 54,000 Southwest Airlines (SWA) employees!

The No. 1 Reason Employers Can't Find the Right Talent

45 Things

If managers were better trained in the hiring process, they could use pre-screening and interview processes that didn’t weed out candidates based on a lack of certain skills. They would understand that employees do best when they are challenged and can see career development in their future.

#BersinIMPACT: Mentoring for Career Development ~ HR to HR 2.0.

Strategic HCM

Ingham is still early in his career. developing social capital). BersinIMPACT: Mentoring for Career Development. These connections and stories provide a great basis for talent mobility and career development. ► 2013. (44).

Aligning Talent Strategies with Healthcare Quality

Cielo HR Leader

Hire the right talent to drive patient satisfaction, or risk losing thousands of dollars in the months spent attracting, hiring, onboarding, training and eventually letting go of the wrong talent. They also appreciate the care and concern for their career development.

How Umpqua Bank Keeps Workers Engaged, Motivated

45 Things

We hang our hat on our culture," says Michelle Van Allen , head of training for Umpqua. Once hired, employees receive continual career development opportunities, which workplace experts often cite as a key way to engage and retain talent. "In

Using Social Media In HR & Recruiting [SLIDESHARE]

Unbridled Talent

Since signing up for a LinkedIn account in early 2006 ( member #5,852,039 here ), I’ve considered myself a “Social Media Anthropologist”, because I love to study how social media affects the entire employment process – from personal branding, job search, employment branding, recruiting, human resources and employee development. I’m looking forward to learning more and sharing more about how social media impacts the employment process in 2013!

CRSS2013 - Recruitment and Sourcing from CERN ~ HR to HR 2.0.

Strategic HCM

Ingham is still early in his career. developing social capital). Monday, 25 February 2013. I liked the way Manuel Monge and Nestle are going about this - developing consistency but ensuring their recruiters are motivated by leaving room for tailoring. ▼ 2013. (44).

Webinar recap: 6 steps to creating a culture of engagement

Achievers

If you aren’t actively creating a culture, you likely won’t be happy with the one that develops. By targeting strategic populations and training your staff, you can empower your people and build culture. That means performance management, training and career development, internal communications, branding and all other activities need to be working together.

Mastering the Art of Strategic Thinking

Everwise

A 2013 Management Research Group (MRG) study found that strategic thinking was the most important leadership quality to perceptions of “success” and “effectiveness” in the workplace — twice as important as communication. Develop strategic thinking skills.

Employee Engagement Through Training and Education Opportunities

Hospital Recruiting

When Misty Freeman, RN, MHA, CSN, NE-BC, was named the ED’s director of nursing in April 2013, she learned that employee engagement was in the 19th percentile and survey participation rates were only 54%. Training and Education. Jrg Schiemann/123RF.com.

10 persuasion techniques to help you get ahead at work

cipHR

A 2013 review of 43 research studies, which involved 22,000 participants, found the ‘but you are free’ (BYAF) technique to double the chances that someone would say ‘yes’ to a request. Advice Career development Leadership and management Skills

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Five ways to have a better break

cipHR

If you live close enough to your office (and your workplace provides changing and shower facilities), you could try cycling , running or walking to work, or squeeze in a quick lunchtime training session at the gym. Advice Career development Health and wellbeing Performance

10 HR podcasts you should be listening to

cipHR

million in 2013 to 5.9 Training Journal podcast. By: Training Journal magazine. Why we love it: L&D can be overlooked by the HR media, so trust Training Journal to produce one of the definitive L&D podcasts.

Mastering the Art of Strategic Thinking

Everwise

A 2013 Management Research Group (MRG) study found that strategic thinking was the most important leadership quality to perceptions of “success” and “effectiveness” in the workplace — twice as important as communication. Creating a development program that helps talent grow as leaders within the company is more important than ever. Develop strategic thinking skills. People learn better from other people and from on-the-job training.

Mentorship and the Changing Nature of Work: An interview with Lyft’s Alyssa Schwartz

Everwise

In the summer 2013, Alyssa Schwartz had just moved to San Francisco to work for a local branding firm. Schwartz isn’t just running a mentorship program, she’s also participated in an Everwise mentorship as a protege, which not only helped develop her skills as a new manager, but also gave her an entirely new lens through which to view mentorship. Testimonials career development career success lyft Mentoring mentorship protege testimonial

Not Ready for the Real World?

HRExecutive

College Learning and Career Success , which finds today’s college students ill-equipped to make the transition from campus to career, at least in employers’ eyes. career development HR profession training workforce development

‘Please Steal Our Idea’

HRExecutive

The boot camp actually got its kick start (excuse the pun) in 2013, when American Corporate Partners, a mentoring nonprofit group, “asked Mr. Stewart to take a veteran under his wing and help find that person a job in television, which involved making a few calls,” according to the piece, but “Jon said he wanted to help, but wanted to do more than just drop his name,” said Sid Goodfriend, who runs the program.

New Hires Face Higher Expectations

HRExecutive

Serunjogi, a graduate of Grinnell College, started work as an intern at an environmental technology firm in 2013. HRE ‘s Talent Management Columnist, Wharton prof Peter Cappelli, has written extensively about the trend in Corporate America to do away with the extensive training programs companies once provided to help new employees develop and acquire skills. career development employee stress internships recruiting talent management

4 Traits That Fuel Success

Inpower Coaching

As a result, companies are becoming more open to incorporating new ideas into leadership and training programs—concepts like mindfulness , resilience , and happiness. Take charge of your career development to get the job that supports your work and your life.

What War for Talent?

China Gorman

Accenture’s 2014 College Graduate Employment Survey compares the expectations and perceptions of 2014’s university graduates with the realities of the working world according to both 2012 and 2013 graduates. Is this be a reflection on the lack of development for entry-level talent?

LEARN to Shop Smarter

HRchitect

In today’s technologically advanced society, a crucial function of HR is providing a platform for training and development…or LEARN. Training/education. Succession and career development planning. Is training required? Written by: May Huffer.

The Head of Talent Role: Challenges and Opportunities for Talent.

Strategic HCM

Ingham is still early in his career. developing social capital). As well as dealing with the truth about talent , the need to create value and opportunities for career development , the fourth big challenge for talent managers / heads of talent will probably be their own role. A good number though, still regard talent development as a hygiene factor. ► 2013. (44). Career Development: Challenges and Opportunities f.

Learning and Talent Objectives for 2016

HRchitect

2015 was a good year for Talent Management as the shift has moved forward with better alignment of Learning, Development and Performance Management, making systems more talent focused. Written by: Ray Eaton.

Big Data is Big Business for HR Management

Effortless HR

Corporate HR analyst Josh Bersin wrote in 2013 about one of his clients using data to analyze the qualifications for a sales position. Training. Professional development is key for employees in highly competitive industries, and you can use analytics to determine the best programs for your employees. Look at the training programs and career development opportunities you already provide. By H. James, MBA. Big data is everywhere.

Enhance Healthcare & Quality Patient Satisfaction Via Employee Engagement

Kea

According to Tower Watson’s 2013 global workforce study , employees in healthcare firms in the US were dissatisfied on many levels: Doctors, nurses and admin staff are overworked, and the companies do little to manage their stress levels. Employees want opportunities for career and personal development. Today’s employees appreciate career development conversations. A healthcare professional is never done with education and training.

Using people analytics to improve health care performance

Bersin with Deloitte

Just as important, people analytics can increase day-to-day and long-term employee satisfaction by helping to identify opportunities for fulfilling career development. Posted by Brian Augustian on August 18, 2017.

Case Study: Using Hackathons to Attract, Develop, and Engage Talent

UpstartHR

In 2013, the practice started very slowly. For example, one of the marketing team members works with the hackathon committee to develop collateral and signage promoting the hackathons. The committee starts with a training workshop for people unfamiliar with the themed topic.

HR Challenges in A Data-Driven World

Littal Shemer

Fortunately, a valuable part of my tailwind comes from my global community of experts who dedicate their career to help executives and managers, especially in the domain of HR, to become more data-driven. HR Challenges in A Data-Driven World.

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18 Ways to Make Your Company The Best Place to Work

Proven

Orientation & Training . When storage retailer The Container Store went public in 2013, a quarter of their employees owned stock in the company. They also allow peers to shadow in other departments, which fosters career development as well as inter-departmental collaboration. .

Using people analytics to improve health care performance

HR Times

Just as important, people analytics can increase day-to-day and long-term employee satisfaction by helping to identify opportunities for fulfilling career development. Posted by Brian Augustian on August 18, 2017.

How BAE Systems Uses High-Potential Development As a Catalyst for Professional Growth and Retention

i4cp

To remain a premier company in today’s national security marketplace, BAE Systems needs to ensure it develops and—importantly—retains its high-potential talent. In a highly specialized sector where talent is in demand and actively recruited, organizational success depends not only on employees’ technical and leadership skills, but also on their ability to shape their career direction and attain their career goals at BAE Systems. BAE Systems Inc., the U.S.

Understanding the Importance of the Employee Experience

Workstride

Offer professional development opportunities. Prioritize career development and growth. A 2013 study found that many employees in open offices are frustrated by the frequent distractions.

The Engineering Talent Gap

Cielo HR Leader

They develop new products and specify functional requirements; they design and test components, then evaluate a final design’s effectiveness, cost and reliability. 2 on the global talent shortage list in Manpower Group’s 2013 survey as well.

10 Enlightening HR Books That Will Benefit Your Career

Capterra

I developed this theory based on the people I interacted with when I worked for a large public library, and I validate my claim with Pinterest boards with hundreds of quotes that all say roughly the same thing. Talent Management books HR Professional development talent talent management

Why Not Let Technology Revolutionize Your Performance Management?

HR Daily Advisor

Technology has invaded, if not taken over, almost every aspect of your workers’ lives, leading to expectations of similar developments in the workplace and Human Resources (HR). As early as 2013, Heather R. For example, departments with high turnover might need some leadership training.