How Analytics Drives Talent Development

ATD Human Capital

Driving Talent Development with Data, a new whitepaper from UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, discusses how leading-edge companies are tapping the potential of advanced human capital analytics to improve talent acquisition, employee engagement, retention, and talent development.

Improve Corporate Performance: Invest in Leadership/Talent Development

China Gorman

The relationship between talent and financial performance has been an “intuitive” given to enlightened leaders for a long time. BCG fielded its Global Leadership and Talent Index survey of 1,263 CEOs and HR directors of global companies in 85 countries. Leadership and talent model.

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Building a Talent Development Program for Millennials

Everwise

However, leadership development programs calibrated to their needs have not become a priority. In 2015, a study by Brandon Hall Group revealed that only 20% of organizations considered the Millennial segment critical for leadership development within the next two years.

Demystifying Talent Development and Employee Retention

EDSI

Written by Jennifer Giannosa - Senior Consultant with EDSI Consulting jgiannosa@edsisolutions.com& & What do top HR execs, consultants and specialists say are the biggest challenges in retaining and motivating their talent heading into 2015?&

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

How did talent acquisition end up here? 69 of talent acquisition. How did talent acquisition end up here? 3 “Here’s how long it really takes to get a job,” October 22, 2015. retention and talent development. talent. The next. wave of. AI-led.

Growing Talent Development Firms: Claiming Effectiveness

ATD Human Capital

Steve Cohen reminds talent management firms to be sure to validate the effectiveness of their solutions before boasting about any performance claims.

Growing Talent Development Firms: Planning Your Plans

ATD Human Capital

This is certainly the case for the talent development industry, as it is for almost all others. My earlier blog post in this series ( May 2015 ) provided a detailed process by which such a plan could be created.

DEEP THOUGHTS: Are Great Places to Work Holding Back Talent Development?

The HR Capitalist

In the wake of the New York Times article on Amazon , I thought it would be worth sharing the past post by Redfin CEO Glen Kelman , who wonders aloud if all the fun, benefit focused features of the GPTW actually hinders employee development: "The problem is that the young engineers earning that much become well-fed farm animals at the very moment in their lives when they should be running like wild horses. This is why Silicon Valley’s War for Talent hasn’t always been good for the talent.

Gamification Boosts Employee Engagement and Talent Development

Rallyware for Human Resources

According to a research , private investments in game-based learning exceeded $300 million in just the first half of 2016 – nearly double the amount for the entire year of 2015. Rallyware Blog engagement gamification machine learning talent trainingBusiness is like a game.

Talent Development Trends from the ATD Conference

FlashPoint

FlashPoint had the privi lege of exhibiting at the Association for Talent Development (ATD) conference in Orlando in May. With more than 10,000 attendees and 400 vendors, the conference brought together thought leaders to talk about the latest trends in the talent development industry, and we were excited share in the dialog. ATD President and CEO Tony Bingham set the stage by describing the global movement from “training” to “talent development.”

Growing Talent Development Firms: Do You Want to Build a Business or Create a Practice?

ATD Human Capital

Ready to hang out your shingle? Steve Cohen outlines some considerations as you decide whether you want a full-fledge business or a smaller consulting practice. Knowing and exploring these differences before deciding which way to go will save loads of time, money, and frustration. Click here to read full version

4 strategies for improving your business through better talent development

Ceridian

If you can hire talented people and build an organization loaded with them, you’ll be in prime position to rake in the profits for years to come. Recruitment & Talent Management corporate culture employee development employee engagement Great Place to Work HR Human resources Leadership managers recruiting talent sourcingIt’s a well established fact that if you want to position your company as a leader, you need to start with recruiting.

How Talent Development Stands Apart From Other Retention Strategies

Visibility Software HR

More than two-thirds of HR professionals are struggling to recruit candidates for full-time positions, SHRM’s 2016 report “The New Talent Landscape” found. One clear takeaway: retaining employees is critical for meeting your talent needs. Source: Randstad 2015 Employer Branding Survey.

Change Creates Opportunity for Talent Development Teams

FlashPoint

Whether you’re dealing with an acquisition, a merger, a reorganization, or another common business scenario, talent development teams play a critical role. Scott Thomas, Senior Director of Content Development and Certification at Salesforce, recently spoke to the central Indiana chapter of the Association for Talent Development, sharing his experiences with change and offering advice to talent development professionals. Change is eminent.

Addressing 2015’s No. 1 business challenge:

HR Times

Posted by Robin Erickson on May 7, 2015. 1 challenge identified in the Deloitte Global Human Capital Trends 2015 report. Global Human Capital Trends 2015. is the vice president for Talent Acquisition Research at Bersin by Deloitte, Deloitte Consulting LLP.

CEOs Get It. Do HR Leaders?

China Gorman

The first four themes are fairly predictable – and they all have some impact on talent strategies and HR functions – but the fifth, Diversity, might be a surprise to you. Talent Acquisition and Management. But look at what is in second place: Talent Acquisition and Management!

#atdMENA Jack Phillips and the ROI of Talent Development in Saudi Arabia

Strategic HCM

In particular, the model completely missed the role of human, organisational and social capital, which as I talked about in my session at ATD MENA, are actually the most important things we should focus on in HR and Talent Development.

Corporate Culture: Your Company Is a Community

HR Bartender

I heard it at the Great Place to Work conference and again at the Association for Talent Development (ATD) International Conference and Expo. We’ve developed too many workplace cultures that are more like machines than communities suitable for human beings.

The Golden Rule of Giving a Great Presentation

HR Bartender

For many of us when we’re asked to do a presentation, we have to wear three hats: Developer – We have to put together the outline, references, resources, etc. We’re the developer of content. Even the best developers, designers and deliverers need help telling their story.

Aligning #HR Technology With Your Talent Decisions

HR Bartender

(Editor’s Note: Today’s post is brought to you by our friends at SilkRoad , a leading global provider of cloud-based talent management solutions. Business leaders today are faced with a long list of talent decisions. How should we develop current employees for future opportunities?

How To Build a Successful Mentoring Program

HR Bartender

Organizations are facing some unique challenges when it comes to talent. One of my go-to resources for design ideas is the Association for Talent Development’s (ATD) Infoline series. And the ATD resources can help you develop a program that works for your organization.

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Your Competency Model – Ask #HR Bartender

HR Bartender

My thought is that we should define the skills set, ask sales managers to do self-assessments, have directors provide their assessments, conduct a gap analysis, create individual development plans, then lastly draft a training calendar.

Quick Shots for #HR and Business Pros – #SMDAY

HR Bartender

Tony Bingham, president and CEO of the Association for Talent Development (ATD), has released the 2 nd edition to his very insightful book “ The New Social Learning ”. Tuesday, June 30 is Social Media Day.

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4 Ways Leadership Coaching Can Affect Customer Satisfaction

Qualtrics HR

That’s terrific, but when that same team leader is also coached on how to assimilate those skills into his or her work style, leadership skills can be developed to their fullest potential. Bio: John Mattone is an authority on leadership, talent, and culture.

Our Shaky Millennial Education Foundation

China Gorman

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4 Types of One-on-Ones that Inspire Employee Engagement

Qualtrics HR

Spend time inquiring into each employee’s career and professional development goals. At least quarterly, review your employee’s plans to achieve her career and professional development goals.

Top Human Capital Blogs in 2015

ATD Human Capital

What do talent development professionals in human capital care about? Developing a Learning Culture: An Infographic by Stephen Gill. How Analytics Drives Talent Development by Ryann Ellis. Do you see any themes?

How to Meet the Needs of HR Customers (All 6 Types of Them)

Cornerstone On Demand

In order to transform HR into a strategic arm of an organization, executives and HR leaders alike need to see talent management as part of the business strategy, not just an overhead department. Talent Management HR

Your LinkedIn Profile: Making It Work For You

Qualtrics HR

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How to Practice Intelligent Leadership

Qualtrics HR

Great leaders often demonstrate key “outer-core” competencies like effective decision-making, great communication skills, and the ability to effectively manage talent and help individual employees reach their goals. Intelligent Leadership for Talent Management.

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5 real ways to show appreciation for your employees

Ceridian

Employee Engagement career path corporate social responsibility employee appreciation employee feedback employee motivation flexible work talent development transparencyMother Teresa once said, “There is more hunger in the world for love and appreciation than for bread.” Visit almost any workplace and you’ll find this rings true. Employees want to be acknowledged for their achievements. If an employee feels appreciated, they are more productive and engaged.

Why Career Planning Matters

Everwise

Which is why attracting and retaining talent is critical to a company’s success. In fact, a comprehensive, global survey of employees and HR leaders by Reed Consulting revealed that one of the top reasons for employee attrition is lack of opportunities for personal and career development.

How to Streamline Talent Management

ATD Human Capital

If you are a talent development professional, you may be experiencing a shift in what is expected of you in your organization. Whether or not talent development is a part of HR, the profession is undergoing a similar evolution.

Talent Acquisition Analytics

New to HR

Successful talent acquisition is the key in creating sustainable leaders , and providing an organization with a strong and functioning foundation of employees who care about the needs of the business while working toward the overall advancement of the company.

Prevent Exit Interviews With Stay Interviews

HR Bartender

As the talent wars continue, stay interviews can be a valuable way to engage and retain employees. If the company is serious about retaining talent, they should conduct stay interviews at every level of the organization.

#TimSackettDay Honors Victorio Milian

The People Equation

He’s been an HR generalist, recruiter, and talent development specialist for organizations. He now works as a freelance HR consultant and writer, serving several clients in their recruiting and talent development needs.

International HR Management: An Interview with Debbie McGee

UpstartHR

As far as credentials, I am a CPA as well as GPHR, so I think with both sides of my brain and easily switch the conversation from talent development to accounting/taxation for that same talent.