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Measure Training Effectiveness by Results, Not Hours

HR Bartender

Years ago, I attended a training session where the instructor said that he knew participants we’re “getting it” because they started asking questions. Whether the questions happen during the actual training or after the session, questions can be an informal gauge of training interest.

Make Training More Impactful With Peer-Based Learning

HR Bartender

I know this will sound really weird coming from someone who designs and delivers training for a living but, all learning opportunities do not have to be training. In fact, training can have a greater impact when it’s delivered in concert with other learning opportunities.

In the World of Career Development, One-Size-Fits-All Is Dead

Get Hppy

Career development remains front and center for job seekers and employers alike — candidates want it and companies want to offer it. However, not all career development strategies are created equal. How are you focusing on individualized career development?

10 Tips for Effective Goal Setting

HR Bartender

Then of course, they became individual goals. Career Development Strategy and Planning Technology and Social Media Training and Development goal setting HR software technology

Are Learning Goals Better Than Performance Goals

HR Bartender

I’ve taken courses and even immersion courses, but it’s very hard to practice when you work from home (an English-speaking home). Career Development Strategy and Planning Training and Development goals training and development

Career Fitness: Necessary for Long-Term #HR Success

HR Bartender

Career fitness defined. Well-being has several components: physical, relationships, financial, community, and career. The other parts of well-being include financial, relationships, community and career. Now let’s talk about the last component: career.

Developing An Intentional Learning Culture

HR Bartender

It means, of course, to do something on purpose or to be deliberate. In his role at Southwest, he is focused on the professional development of the University’s 300+ staff. In the past, each operational group had its own training department.

Developing a Well-Trained Workforce: Insights From Legendary CLO Steve Kerr

Everwise

As a legend in the world of Learning and Development, Steve Kerr has a storied career championing leadership development at companies like Goldman Sachs and GE. Of course, this information can be supplemented by external sources and adapted to fit the context of any company.

What Is the Best Time to Schedule a Job Interview – Ask #HR Bartender

HR Bartender

The best time to do an interview is whenever the best time of day is for the candidate (within reason, of course). Image taken by Sharlyn Lauby after a day of client training in Honolulu, HI. Career Development Recruiting and Retention interview

Bookmark This! Change Management Edition

HR Bartender

Typically, change involves developing new habits and routines. After the event, she sent us a link to her online training courses on Lynda.com (a LinkedIn company) including Organizational Learning & Development and Leading Change.

Peer-to-Peer Feedback: An Opportunity to Activate Employee Performance

HR Bartender

Of course, the employee and manager will be included, but you might want to add an employee’s peers as well. Limiting feedback to only the employee’s manager could be detrimental to individual employee performance, development, and retention.

Ways to Use Technology in Employee Training

HR Daily Advisor

Training is one area that stands to benefit greatly from technological advances. Let’s take a look at some of the various ways organizations can utilize technology in employee training. This can allow employees to take the training at any time.

How to Manage Former Peers

Everwise

Francis Gan agrees, focusing 1:1s on career development and goal setting for the people on your team. Get professional management training. Francis also recommends taking advantage of any leadership development opportunities your company offers.

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How to set up your millennial talent for future success

Ceridian

In fact, the vast majority of young workers – 74 percent of millennials and Gen Zers – indicated their schooling didn’t prepare them for their careers. Training is key to giving young employees the tools they need to succeed.

7 Best Practices in Employee Performance Reviews

HR Daily Advisor

Train managerial staff (and anyone involved in conducting performance reviews) how to avoid discriminatory bias or retaliatory actions during the process. This can include career development, training, and more.

Choose Your Change – Then Jump!

Unbridled Talent

A personal life that has taken more twists and turns than the girl who grew up on an isolated Tennessee farm could ever have expected, and a career that has morphed into a life spent as a certifiable introvert, whose job is all about people. I’ve been in a mood lately. A little restless.

It’s the Eve of Disruption

HRExecutive

As its name suggested, HireVue’s Digital Disruption 2016 in Park City, Utah was, for the most part, all about distrupting HR through technology. It’s now about coaching and developing talent, too. To date, he noted, training has been ineffective; it doesn’t stick.

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Amazon Creating ‘Cloud-Enabled Workforce’

HRExecutive

The Seattle-based company’s AWS Educate division will be offering free, self-paced online courses and learning modules through its new Cloud Career Pathways program. career development hiring internships job boards

A ‘Love Letter to Managers’

HRExecutive

They might also consider committing serious capital to training all employees in personal accountability, starting with Hogan’s list above. career development corporate culture employee engagement HR profession training

11 Podcasts To Fuel Personal Growth and Leadership Development

Unbridled Talent

I’m a voracious consumer of content in the areas that are of interest to me – specifically leadership, entrepreneurship, speaking and personal development. Interestingly, I’m not a good book reader (fixing that is a goal for 2016).

L&D Hangout - How a Learning Function Can Make Managers "Career Agents".

The HR Capitalist

That means the best companies are developing game plans for how they can help their managers position themselves as career agents for their employees, including: --How to encourage managers to include WIIFM (What’s in it for me?) Of course, it doesn't happen overnight.

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Training and Balance are Key at the Best Workplaces in Retail

Great Place to Work

Of course, none of this is new thinking for a share of retailers that recognize just how critical their employees are to their customer service. Co-workers also take to heart the ways the leading employers invest in their careers. In the highly competitive world of auto sales, CarMax also makes a commitment to training staff from day one. Whatever form it takes, training has been shown in our research to inspire dedication in the workforce.

Employee Engagement Through Training and Education Opportunities

Hospital Recruiting

Not only that, employee engagement improved to 82% and participation improved 90% in 2015 ( Press Ganey 2016). Lastly, career development opportunities were among the top ten drivers for nurse engagement according to Nursing World (January 2016), which is the focus of the rest of the article.

LinkedIn Learning Is Free Until October 30 – Is It Good?

Workology

LinkedIn is offering a free trial of its LinkedIn Learning courses until October 30. The trial, which they’re calling a Week of Learning is meant to promote the courses and its new LinkedIn Learning app, both of which have been met with some suspicion. HR LinkedIn training

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Choose Your Change – Then Jump!

Unbridled Talent

A personal life that has taken more twists and turns than the girl who grew up on an isolated Tennessee farm could ever have expected, and a career that has morphed into a life spent as a certifiable introvert, whose job is all about people. I’ve been in a mood lately. A little restless.

Choose Your Change – Then Jump!

Unbridled Talent

A personal life that has taken more twists and turns than the girl who grew up on an isolated Tennessee farm could ever have expected, and a career that has morphed into a life spent as a certifiable introvert, whose job is all about people. I’ve been in a mood lately. A little restless.

Choose Your Change – Then Jump!

Unbridled Talent

A personal life that has taken more twists and turns than the girl who grew up on an isolated Tennessee farm could ever have expected, and a career that has morphed into a life spent as a certifiable introvert, whose job is all about people. I’ve been in a mood lately. A little restless.

Handy Tips for Sustainable Onboarding

ATD Human Capital

Compliance training, data security training, organizational rules, regulations, and benefits are some of the essential topics new employees have to be trained on when they join an organization. They may also require job-related training. career development.

Do Your Employees Grow or Go?

Decision-Wise

Lack of opportunity for personal growth or career development is the number-one reason that employees leave a company. The same survey also found that one-third of employees left a job because of—wait for it— lack of career growth —than for any other reason. Of course.

Transforming Software Selection at Citi

HRExecutive

Of course, you can attend events such as the HR Technology Conference and Expo , where this year more than 400 companies are demonstrating and sharing their solutions. There are plenty of tried and true ways to identify hot new HR technologies for your organization.

How telecom icon AT&T’s talent reskilling enables future relevance

HR Times

Posted on September 27, 2016. AT&T’s approach includes several leading talent practices: Creating a future talent blueprint and then analyzing gaps between current vs. emerging skills , with roughly half of AT&T’s total workforce assigned a new role and expected to acquire the training or credentials to fill it. Consolidating roles, reducing 250 roles across the company to 80 with the goal of increasing job mobility and the development of interchangeable skills.

How telecom icon AT&T’s talent reskilling enables future relevance

HR Times

Posted on September 27, 2016. AT&T’s approach includes several leading talent practices: Creating a future talent blueprint and then analyzing gaps between current vs. emerging skills , with roughly half of AT&T’s total workforce assigned a new role and expected to acquire the training or credentials to fill it. Consolidating roles, reducing 250 roles across the company to 80 with the goal of increasing job mobility and the development of interchangeable skills.

The Machine Learning Big Data Guide for HR & Recruiting #hrtechconf

Workology

In a world where the demand for qualified knowledge workers is greater than ever before, highly-skilled professionals expect nothing less than the best from their employers when it comes to workplace benefits, compensation and development for themselves as well as their employees. But, in this highly competitive business world, talent management and development takes a back seat to business plans and meeting ever looming deadlines.

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Leaders, Consider Your Introverts

Workology

The author, Kate Rodriguez is a former senior career search researcher and government analyst who covers career development and higher education marketing for The Economist Careers Network. This blog first appeared on The Economist’s Executive Education blog here.

10 companies with great learning and development opportunities (part two)

CultureAmp

After sharing our original list of 10 companies with great learning and development programs, we wanted to keep the recognition going. Learning and development programs can be presented as lunch and learns, training sessions, online courses, and many opportunities in between.

Triggering Quantum Leaps In Human Performance

SAP Innovation

Over the course of a 10-year McKinsey study, top executives reported that being in flow increased their productivity five-fold. It also turbocharges learning, as shown by a DARPA study that found military snipers who trained in a state of flow picked up skills 230% faster than normal.

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10 companies with great learning and development opportunities (part two)

CultureAmp

After sharing our original list of 10 companies with great learning and development programs, we wanted to keep the recognition going. Learning and development programs can be presented as lunch and learns, training sessions, online courses, and many opportunities in between.