CPD: Professional Career Development

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Have you heard of Continuing Personal Development (CPD) programs? Although supportive management and knowledgeable mentors are both great places to go for solid advice and careers guidance, there are formal bodies out there providing more structured skills development routes.

Tactics for Career Development: How You Can Become More Successful with an Executive Coach

GetFive

When all of the Best Places to Work rankings come out every year, whether it’s from Glassdoor or Fairygodboss or Fortune, you can see a few common threads running through the top-ranked companies. One of them is internal career pathing. Another is employee development.

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Tactics for Career Development: Winning Strategies to Help You Up the Ladder

GetFive

Everyone has been asked that groan-inducing question in an interview at one point or another in their careers. People can get caught up in just getting the job done, to the exclusion of casting an eye toward the future. You can chart your own course.

12 Apps For Career Development

Corn on the Job

Setting yourself career goals is essential to pursue the future that you desire. Once you know where you are going, it’s all the easier to plan how you are going to get there. Or maybe pursue a learning course within your industry? LinkedIn Learning. Pexels.

5 Ways Starting a Podcast Helps Your Career Development

Career Metis

Focusing on producing something rather than purely doing the work is one of the defining habits of super successful people. Any process that is production-oriented will be one that encourages creative problem-solving and decision-making every step of the way.

Becoming a Manager: An Interview on Career Development with Erin Lynn

Everwise

Erin Lynn has worked in the regulatory compliance department of Allstate Dealer Services for most of her professional career. Never one to stop or pause her career development, Lynn is currently focused on further developing her skills in three key ways.

Workers are looking – and leaving – for career development

HR Morning

Prospective employees see career development as among the most important reasons to sign with —and stay with — with your organization. And, while you may think you are offering top-notch learning and development programs, they don’t think you are doing such a great job. Surveys show that workers and employers don’t agree on how well organizations are meeting employees’ development expectations. Employee development. Leadership development.

Facebook Unveils New Career-Development Portal

HRExecutive

Facebook is jumping into the learning market in a big way, announcing the launch of Learn with Facebook at its New York offices yesterday, a big step toward the social-networking giant’s recently stated goal of equipping 1 million business owners in the U.S.

Career Development Planning: 10 Tips for Employers

Paycor

However, finding the right answer isn’t always easy. In the age of the gig economy—where work can seem increasingly transactional and employees may be skeptical that any employer truly has their best interests at heart—a manager offering guidance on how to progress can make a big difference.

Empowering Female Talent by Promoting Career Development (i4cp login required)

i4cp

The goal of Lincoln Financial Group’s Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) practices is not to rack up accolades. But it’s hard to ignore the number of notices Lincoln Financial has received for its commitment to diversity and inclusion. For example, the Radnor, Pa.-based

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.

Never Neglect Career Development for Recruiters

HRExecutive

It’s ironic yet true: Recruiters will often pitch their organizations to candidates as places where career development is a priority—meanwhile, their own career needs are often going unaddressed. They simply don’t have the time. This is the course I need to take.”

Let ’em grow! Make career development a priority for your employees

Business Management Daily

A strong job market demands that you invest the time and energy into career development to help current staff evolve into stronger performers. In fact, 94% of employees surveyed by LinkedIn said they would stay with a company that invested in their career development.

3 Reasons to Earn the SHRM Talent Acquisition Specialty Credential

HR Bartender

Just in case you missed it, during the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Talent Conference, they announced a new specialty credential in talent acquisition that will launch in June 2018. For the jobs they have today and the ones they will have tomorrow.

Elearning: The New Way of Employee Training

Vantage Circle

“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.”. Learning is a way of life. There can be no alternative to acquiring knowledge other than learning and training. Employee training is a crucial part of an employee’s journey.

12 Benefits of Taking a Business Course

Career Metis

You’re thinking about taking a business course, but you don’t know how to start or if you should take the chance. The right course can offer you more than you can imagine, though — and online classes are often available at affordable rates.

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. One-on-one engagement is where the value lies.

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.

New course dovetails with diversity trends

HRExecutive

When it comes to leadership development, women in the workplace typically have not had the best support system. Of late, however, that seems to be changing, as the search for higher levels of diversity and inclusion has reached an apparent tipping point.

How to Create Learning Paths that Align with Company Goals

HR Bartender

A learning path is a sequence of activities that allows a person to build knowledge or skill. The idea being that each topic builds upon the previous and makes the employee better at project management. Learning paths are different from talent pools, in my opinion.

New online leadership course for women dovetails with diversity trends

HRExecutive

When it comes to leadership development, women in the workplace typically have not had the best support system. Of late, however, hat’s seems to be changing as the search for higher levels of diversity and inclusion has reached an apparent tipping point.

Your 5-Day Plan to Learning Twitter

HR Bartender

In fact, quite the opposite – new social media sites are popping up every day. It’s a challenge to keep current…or even learn the full capabilities of the platform. However, there appears to still be a gap where learning is concerned.

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Becoming a Manager: An Interview on Career Development with Erin Lynn

Everwise

Erin Lynn has worked in the regulatory compliance department of Allstate Dealer Services for most of her professional career. Never one to stop or pause her career development, Lynn is currently focused on further developing her skills in three key ways. First, she’s going through an MBA program at Florida State University in order to continue progressing her career at Allstate. She also joined the Everwise mentorship program as a protege last year.

How Systematizing Career Development is Giving PSAV a Competitive Edge

SumTotal

We are the people working behind the scenes helping more than 1,000 meeting planners and event organizers ensure all things video, audio and other technology run smoothly and on-time. Our employees value career development opportunities, but too often our informal, unstructured process meant a brief conversation during a performance review, or if there is an excellent manager, a team conversation about career paths. The future looks bright at PSAV.

20+ Essential Executive Assistant Training Courses

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20+ Essential Executive Assistant Training Courses. Executive assistant training helps ambitious assistants keep up with their ever-changing roles—demanding roles that require constant learning, growing, and evolving. General Executive Assistant Training Courses .

SHRM Talent Acquisition Specialty Credential: All the Details

HR Bartender

A couple of month ago, the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) announced a new specialty credential in talent acquisition that is launching this month. It’s not a requirement to be SHRM-SCP or SHRM-CP certified to pursue the TA Specialty Credential.

The 7 Skills You Need to Conduct an Effective Job Search

HR Bartender

At last year’s KronosWorks Conference, New York Times best-selling author and fellow Workforce Institute board member Dan Schawbel , talked about the latest workplace trends forecast based on his research. People today have lots of options when it comes to their careers.

Stanford’s Free Online Courses – Fast Track Your Career

TheHRBlog

Stanford University is recognized as one of the world’s leading universities and is offering free online courses. God supplies us with the opportunity, but he cannot take advantage of it for us. Many employees now use their spare time to try their hand to learn new […]. Business School Career Tips Increasing Productivity Self-Improvement Career Development Stanford Stanford Online Courses

Are Learning Goals Better Than Performance Goals

HR Bartender

Not all goals are the same. Maybe on some level I knew this, but speaker Caroline Adams Miller really made me focus on the topic by discussing the difference between performance and learning goals. The outcome (or goal) is based on performance.

Bookmark This! 20 Tips for Managers and Leaders

HR Bartender

Many of you may know that, a few months ago, Mr. Bartender and I moved from South Florida to the Northern part of the state. As part of the move, we downsized our home and offices. The first ten are focused on individual traits for managers and leaders.

Media Literacy Is a Business Competency

HR Bartender

Regardless of your politics, we’ve all been exposed to the notion of “ fake news ”. Or a news agency that labels an act of violence as terrorism (or completely dismisses it) before all the facts are in. And the answer isn’t to stop using the internet.

Developing An Intentional Learning Culture

HR Bartender

One of the words I’m starting to hear at conferences and in business conversations is “intentional.” It means, of course, to do something on purpose or to be deliberate. I think the addition of the word intentional is to add emphasis. A favorite is the ball toss review.

Are Employee Training Courses Really Worth the Investment?

Take It Personel-ly

Employee training courses can cost your company a good deal of money up front. But, the benefits of employee training courses for career development are vast. They also … Continue reading Are Employee Training Courses Really Worth the Investment? This cash could be used for advertising or for putting a better product together. They provide innovative methods for employees to work with new strategies and products.

Free HR and Payroll Learning Opportunity: Kronos Fall eSymposium

HR Bartender

The Workforce Institute at Kronos has a new book out, “ Being Present: A Practical Guide for Transforming the Employee Experience of Your Frontline Workforce ”. Learn how you can get a free copy in today’s article!). 3 Reasons to Register for the Kronos Fall eSymposium.

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Bookmark This! Change Management Edition

HR Bartender

Typically, change involves developing new habits and routines. If change wasn’t hard enough, the speed in which we must adjust to change can be even more difficult. To me, being able to manage change is one of the key components in self-management. The post Bookmark This!