VUCA Career Development for a VUCA Workplace

Julie Winkle Giulioni

The expression VUCA has been around for decades. And yet, it’s as relevant today in business as it was when first introduced in the 1980s by the US military. It’s the new normal facing most leaders today. But the murkiness doesn’t stop there.

Building a Career Development Culture With Career Pathing

TalentGuard

Building a Career Development Culture With Career Pathing. Career development is crucial to a positive employee experience. Today’s employees crave new challenges and learning opportunities. Employees who feel they aren’t progressing in their careers quickly enough change employers. Even less than a year ( 10 months ) of perceived stagnation increase the likelihood of resignation. Career pathing programs are an ideal way to do this.

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SHRM Certification: You Can Get More Than 60

HR Bartender

You might be looking at today’s post and thinking “What is the ‘60’ she’s talking about?”. Well, I’m referring to the number of recertification credits required to maintain credentials with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). To me, recertification is the most important part of the SHRM certification process because it reinforces a commitment to continuous learning about human resources competencies. Or retake the exam.

How to take training virtual

HRExecutive

Last year, Guild Mortgage converted its classroom training for new sales hires to virtual training. The catalyst was its $200,000 annual travel costs, says Emily Zachariasen, regional sales training manager at the organization, which specializes in residential home loans. “We

Learn how to create momentum for career development and career paths

HRSG

If career development is a growing priority within your organization, stay tuned for Brandon Hall Group's webinar ‘Creating Momentum for Career Development and Career Paths

Facilitation: Supercharge employee learning experiences (webinar recap)

Everwise

We recently hosted a webinar on how companies can use facilitators to provide a more powerful and longer lasting learning experience for their employees. The session featured Denise Green , a San Francisco-based executive coach and motivational speaker, author of “ Work-Life Brilliance ”, and founder of Brilliance Inc., Said Green of the resulting learning path, “It was exactly what I’m trying to do. It’s essential in corporate learning and development.

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. Proper training prepares employees to meet the objectives and challenges of the job. However, training is a continuous and never-ending process. Why is employee training crucial?

Webinar wisdom: Three takeaways from Bersin

HRExecutive

Earlier this year, industry analyst Josh Bersin and Human Resource Executive ® agreed on a date and a topic for his April webinar: The Role of HR in the Next Year. Of course, between the planning and the execution of the webinar, nearly everything about work and HR changed.

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10 Activities that Encourage Employees to Take the Lead in Their Development

HR Bartender

(Editor’s Note: This post is brought to you by HighGround , the employee development and engagement platform leader. They were named one of the Next Great Technology Companies at this year’s HR Technology Conference and Expo in Chicago. Enjoy the post!). We’ve talked a lot about the need for employees to own their careers. Everyone is in charge of their career” – well, we’d all do it. The goal is to shift the role of your management team.

10 Tips for Effective Goal Setting

HR Bartender

They have introduced the “ SilkRoad Talent Talk Podcast ,” which identifies and discusses current trends in HR technology and the most pressing issues facing organizations. The podcast airs on the 1st and 15th of each month – be sure to check it out. Enjoy the post!). We spent hours in meetings talking about the goals we wanted to accomplish in the upcoming year (and how to fund those projects.). The size of the company doesn’t matter.

Mentoring can elevate women in tech (webinar recap)

Everwise

Tech is one of the fastest-growing industries in America, yet why aren’t there more women in the sector? Despite dedicated efforts to educate and train women in tech, female representation in tech has been declining steadily since the 1990s. Today, only 20 percent of all tech jobs are held by women, despite the fact that women make up half the overall workforce. They’ve learned to test new skills and approaches, and have seen some wins as a result.

China Gorman on Professional Development in Human Resources

HR Bartender

You know her from the leadership roles she’s held with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and Great Place to Work. I had the opportunity to interview China back in 2009. But today, China is here to share with us an exciting new professional development event for human resources professionals. The event is called UNLEASH and is being held May 15-16, 2018 in Las Vegas. Why are conferences a good professional development forum for HR pros?

5 Activities You Do Not Want to Miss At the HR Technology Conference – #HRTechConf

HR Bartender

One of my absolute must-attend events in the fall is the HR Technology Conference and Expo (nicknamed HRTech). This year’s conference is being held September 11-14, 2018 at The Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas. If you’ve never attended HRTech, now is the perfect time. I don’t have to tell anyone the significance of technology in our personal and professional lives. That’s not been my experience at HRTech and it’s what makes the event special.

Webinar Recap: How to Design Your Content Strategy for Learning

Cornerstone On Demand - Talent Management

A thoughtful content strategy is crucial for learning. The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic has made this reality even more clear for organizations. But today, 70% of all spending on learning content is either redundant, low quality or both.

Looking to switch to continuous performance management? Find out how in this free webinar

cipHR

Discover how to get started on the path to continuous performance management with CIPHR’s free webinar on 31 January at 11am , hosted in partnership with Head Light. The traditional annual appraisal process has come under heavy fire in recent years: a 2016 CEB report found that 95% of managers are dissatisfied with their performance management systems, while 59% of employees believe reviews are a waste of time. Don’t miss out: register for this free webinar now.

Skills Are the Future Your Workforce Needs: Why You Should Hire and Train Based on Skills

HR Daily Advisor

According to Future of Jobs survey of senior talent and strategy executives from over 370 leading global employers, the most important future workplace strategy is to ‘invest in reskilling current employees.’ Sixty-five percent of the respondents of the survey, conducted by World Economic Forum, will pursue this strategy. It is not just employers who see lifelong learning as a requirement. There are a few reasons for this, and to paraphrase what the U.S.

Recipes for #HR Success: Communication and Business Acumen

HR Bartender

Capella is an accredited online university dedicated to providing an exceptional, professionally-aligned education that puts you in the best position to succeed in your field. Enjoy the post!). HR must speak the language of business. I realize there are times when we share a group eye roll or collective sigh after hearing someone lecture us about the need to learn the numbers and speak in business terms. The key is to combine the numbers and story.

6 ways we’re getting diversity recruiting all wrong

HRExecutive

Jackye Clayton cringes at the assertion that some people say they “don’t see color” when it comes to race. It’s not just a naïve way of tackling the many-layered problem of racial disparities—it can actually be an active way of avoiding it. So, how are you recruiting the other 80%?”

Exploring the virtual future of L&D

HRExecutive

About a year ago, HR solutions provider Paychex started transitioning many of its learning and development programs to virtual settings. So, when the coronavirus pandemic forced American workplaces to transform nearly overnight , the company was ready.

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Webinar: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Talent Management

Cornerstone On Demand - Talent Management

As movements like #MeToo, Time’s Up, and Black Lives Matter highlight social inequality in the workplace and outside of it, leaders in business are in a position to reexamine their own organizations’ practices. An uptick in job postings for roles in the diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) space shows that organizations are responding to what’s happening in the world and operationalizing it at their own organizations.

Why a flexible LMS is key to addressing the challenges to L&D

cipHR

While 2020 has been a challenging year for all, there have been invaluable lessons to be learned about how an LMS can power learning and offering invaluable learnings for employees. There’s a lot of news out there about how important training is for career flexibility.”.

Webinar recap: 6 steps to creating a culture of engagement

Achievers

In last week’s webinar, “Creating a Culture of Employee Engagement,” we heard from Christopher Rice and Mary Ann Masarech, two authors of The Engagement Equation: Leadership Strategies for an Inspired Workforce. This Human Resources Executive webinar, sponsored by A chievers, delivered actionable advice for creating a corporate culture that enables engagement. The charismatic duo walked listeners through an effective strategy to creating engagement in the workplace.

Averbook: Coronavirus is the ‘biggest opportunity in our careers’

HRExecutive

Jason Averbook frequently asks HR leaders what year it feels like inside their companies—and most typically give a year sometime in the last two decades. That divide has become even more apparent with the coronavirus pandemic. Those who use it the best will come out ahead,” he said.

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E-learning: 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.

Can we have ‘work without jobs’?

HRExecutive

Agility has never been more important to the world of work. That’s the hypothesis of Ravin Jesuthasan, global leader of Mercer’s Workforce Transformation Practice, and Dr. John Boudreau, a frequent author and researcher on the future of work.

Training Decisions Have Real Bottom-Line Growth [infographic] – Friday Distraction

HR Bartender

You know, when organizations are thinking about what they’ve accomplished during the current year and the goals they want to achieve in the upcoming year. Not only is it great for performance, but it helps to create the budget. In my experience, I found that when putting together the HR budget and department goals, I needed to come prepared with data. AND, external data about what was happening in the talent market. Learning begins with onboarding.

Building a Learning Culture

Everwise

Last month, Everwise hosted a webinar on “Building a Learning Culture” with Jeff Diana, the former Chief People Officer of Atlassian & SuccessFactors. A seasoned executive with 20 years of HR experience, Diana serves as a strategic HR consultant and sits on the boards of progressive HR companies including Everwise. Here are key takeaways: Focus on career development. This marks the continuation of a steady shift over the years.

How Zillow and other employers are reimagining the role of managers

HRExecutive

The role managers play in organizations was already undergoing a transformation even before the events of 2020 brought profound change to daily operations. The pandemic made all those tasks much harder. To learn more about Zillow’s peer coaching program, click HERE.

Planes, Trains, and Automobiles: The Differences Between HCM, LMS, and LXP

Degreed

Digital transformation has become an unavoidable reality for businesses over the last decade. In fact, the enterprise software market has correspondingly grown in size and complexity — and the learning technology market is no exception. LMSs are Like Trains.

E-learning: 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. Proper training prepares employees to meet the objectives and challenges of the job. However, training is a continuous and never-ending process. Why is employee training crucial?

E-learning: 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. Proper training prepares employees to meet the objectives and challenges of the job. We often assume that training is offered to employees in their initial days and it ends after a certain period.

Struggling to retain employees? Career pathing can help

SumTotal

The UK employment rate is 76.1 % , the joint-highest on record since 1971. In many ways, this puts employees in the driver’s seat regarding where and with whom they will work. As a result, HR can feel the pressure to not only attract employees but also ensure talent development strategies are in place to keep them. In Deloitte’s 2018 Human Capital survey , building the 21 st -century career emerged as the third most important trend.

Why Career Pathing Is Vital To Your Talent Management Strategy In 2019

TalentGuard

Why Career Pathing Is Vital To Your Talent Management Strategy In 2019. Every January sees a rise in the number of people looking for a new job and this year is expected to continue that trend. Is 2019 the year to introduce career pathing to your business to prevent a talent exodus? What is career pathing? . Career pathing empowers your employees to create their own path for career development, focusing on both vertical and lateral opportunities.

Increase Employee Retention with Career Pathing

Everwise

As businesses compete to attract top-notch talent, the need to retain and engage existing employees becomes increasingly important. One option: help employees with their career development. By offering career pathing, you’ll motivate these employees to invest in their career at your company. Unfortunately, most professional development falls into one-size-fits-all programs. The solution is simple. Provide Career Development that Actually Works.

Brandon Hall Group Research Highlights, May 11-24, 2020

Brandon Hall

Career Development is a top priority of the emerging workforce, even during a pandemic. The latest Brandon Hall Group research shows that most employers have a steep climb to meet expectations and suggests short- and long-term strategies for improvement. Upcoming Webinars.