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Stack Employee Career Development Activities

HR Bartender

At this year’s Association for Talent Development (ATD) annual conference, the organization shared a new career development framework for talent development professionals. Competency training. Conference and workshops. Development Programs.

Bookmark This! #SHRM18 Conference Edition

HR Bartender

A couple of weeks ago, the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) held its annual conference in Chicago. Well, SHRM announced during the conference a new list of books that are eligible for recertification credit. As HR pros, our professional development is important.

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Give Your New Managers the Tools to Succeed

HR Bartender

Managers have one job – to find and train their replacement. When managers are focused on that one job, they hire the best talent, train for success, coach for high performance, and retain employees. Managers who focus on finding and training their replacement aren’t dispensable.

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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.

Create a Personal User Manual So Others Know How to Work With You

HR Bartender

I could see it being a part of career journaling. Or it could be an activity that takes place during onboarding. How can you turn your career journal into a personal user manual? Developing a personal user manual has a goal – better communication.

I’m a New Manager. Now What?

HR Bartender

The reality is, managers have one job – to find and train their replacement. When managers are focused on their job, they hire the best talent, train for success, coach for high performance, and retain employees. They can take a vacation or attend a conference with confidence, knowing that the department isn’t going to fall apart. Managers who focus on finding and training their replacement aren’t dispensable. The way they do that is with onboarding.

Lack of Leadership Has Created the Skills Gap

HR Bartender

One of my takeaways from that conversation was that good managers and leaders develop good employees. The role of the servant leader is to develop the people around them. If we don’t develop managers and leaders, then who is developing employees?

Quick Shots for #HR and #Business Pros – #SHRM16 Edition

HR Bartender

This year’s Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Annual Conference and Expo was a special one for me. Which was pretty awesome since the conference theme was all about “breakthroughs.”. I spoke at a pre-conference workshop.

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. Employees need to own some of their development.

The Company’s Bottom Line is Directly Related To the Quality of Their Management

HR Bartender

We say development is supported from the top down. If the top doesn’t develop new leaders, then what? Instead, give managers training and the tools they need to be successful. There’s another piece to management and leadership development.

How to Debrief a Meeting Regardless Of the Topic

HR Bartender

We need to develop an “evolve or die” mentality. One way to make sure that you and your organization don’t get too complacent is by changing your mindset about training. So why not develop ourselves in real-time? Real-time development works because we can learn from anyone.

Employees Need to Learn Freelancing Skills

HR Bartender

And probably one of the biggest things to know is that a growing number of individuals are choosing freelancing as a career (63 percent). If they will need to attend an internal training session, let them know that in advance.

Quick Shots for #HR and #Business Pros – Employee Feedback Edition

HR Bartender

It might be worth adding a little bit of training into orientation or onboarding about how employees can deliver good feedback. A skill an employee will need for their entire career. HR Tech is becoming very much like the Society for Human Resources (SHRM) Annual Conference.

Improve Your Employee Satisfaction: 10 Best Onboarding Practices

TrustRadius HR

Despite those numbers, many companies still forgo thorough onboarding in favor of a meager orientation session or lightning-speed training—after all, when you needed a role filled yesterday, it’s hard to contemplate sacrificing precious time for drawn-out employee onboarding.

What’s Keeping HR Up at Night in 2020?

HRExecutive

Slightly more than half of the respondents worry about retaining key talent, with the next most common concern being developing leaders and succession planning, followed by improving the employee experience, and driving innovation and helping teams work together.

How to Implement Career Planning in Your Organisation

SumTotal

During a recent discussion with a friend, I realised that many organisations are struggling to offer talent development opportunities that fall outside the traditional leadership option path. A career is now a series of developments; experiences leading to growth, not always promotion.

Five Organizations Recognized for Next Practices at i4cp's 2017 Conference

i4cp

The winners were announced today at the i4cp 2017 Conference: Next Practices Now , in Scottsdale, Arizona. Ford Motor Company, Intel, Cigna, Ingersoll Rand, and BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee were selected as winners from among 11 semi-finalists for HR initiatives ranging from employee development to team analytics. One area of focus was the creation of an immersive soft-skills development program called Developing Emotional Connections.

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. HR technology HR Technology Conference

A Highly Engaged Workplace Culture: Essential Elements

HR Bartender

One of the volunteer roles I held was chair of the HR Florida Conference. The conference theme during my year as chair was “The Art of Human Resources.” There’s a major disconnect with onboarding. This can take place on career sites , during onboarding, and at company training.

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Retaining Millennials: Solve This Problem and Get an HR Job Anywhere

Reflektive

People who graduated college between 2006 and 2010 averaged nearly three jobs the first five years of their career, which is more than double the average of the prior generation. Millennials value their relationship with their manager and want someone who invests in their career development.

The First 90 Days: Transitioning New Hires into Valuable Team Members - Sapling Blog

Sapling

With strategic employee onboarding, the transition from new hire to valuable team member takes place in the first 90 days. Boosting engagement, optimizing productivity, and increasing employee retention, a strategic onboarding program sparks this new hire metamorphosis.

6 Best Steps to Prepare Employee Development Plan

CuteHR

When a competent staff, equipped with apt knowledge, training and qualifications is hired, they contribute to an organization’s assets. It is detrimental to train these human assets. For the same, an employee development plan can be utilized. Employee Development Explained.

21 Newsletters Every HR Professional Should Read

CakeHR

With self-development at its core, SocialTalent is the go-to newsletter for HR professionals looking to upskill. HR Dive: Learning – Caters for topics around career development, employee learning, mentoring, onboarding, and training.

Building a Productive Candidate Pipeline The Five Best Ways to Always Be Recruiting

Visibility Software HR

The same study, the Conference Board, also found that 82% of companies don’t believe they recruit highly talented people, and for companies that do, only 7% think they can keep them. generation—they want room to grow backed the tools and training to help them succeed.

Going to UNLEASH 2018? Be Sure to Stop By the SumTotal Stand

SumTotal

UNLEASH World Conference & Expo is back. There’s a reason UNLEASH attracts the world’s largest gathering of HR leaders and is simply a must-attend conference for anyone working in HR or an HR-related field. Lifecycle career development.

Going to UNLEASH 2018? Be Sure to Stop By the SumTotal Stand

SumTotal

UNLEASH World Conference & Expo is back. There’s a reason UNLEASH attracts the world’s largest gathering of HR leaders and is simply a must-attend conference for anyone working in HR or an HR-related field. Lifecycle career development.

Maximising the Automation Function of your LMS

SumTotal

At the recent Learning Technologies conference back in February, I attended a session entitled Lessons from the Frontline of Learning Technology Implementations. Learning and career development do not happen in a silo. Streamline onboarding.

Building a Productive Candidate Pipeline The Five Best Ways to Always Be Recruiting

Visibility Software HR

The same study, the Conference Board, also found that 82% of companies don’t believe they recruit highly talented people, and for companies that do, only 7% think they can keep them. generation—they want room to grow backed the tools and training to help them succeed.

9 Ways to Use Artificial Intelligence in Recruiting and HR

Workology

Our organizational department is focused on engaging, retaining, hiring and developing humans. Fifty percent of candidates are not receiving any type of communciation or having any type of interaction with an employer once they apply for a role on a career site or job board.

8 Ways to Improve Your Internship Program

Yello

Intern programs are a well-known way for college students to gain the skills and hands-on experience they need to be successful in their careers. Do your interns have access to meaningful work and professional development opportunities?

5 Marketing Strategies to Promote Company Culture and Attract Top Talent

Bonusly

Classes or cross-training ? professional development. career development. Do your top employees know about your referral system or your onboarding process, and are you advertising it through social media?

Succession Planning for Employee Engagement and Retention - Sapling Blog

Sapling

Career development is often cited as a top reason for employee turnover. They’re also more likely to stay at your organization in order to achieve desired career goals. Either way, career pathing and succession planning should be done to engage and retain existing employees.

Facebook’s Oculus Go VR headset ships and HR is ready

MapHR

Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s CEO, announced at the annual F8 developer conference there are already 1,000 apps for the device and it has the highest quality lenses ever built by the company. Onboarding Once a company has hired a new employee, that individual must be onboarded.

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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How Digital HR Solves Business Challenges

HRO Today

It’s a daily occurrence that employees attend video conferences, use workplace productivity apps, and receive smartphone notifications. Promising areas can include recruiting, skills management, and career development. Augmented reality will train workers in new tasks.

Unleash: A Recap from SumTotal

SumTotal

The theme of our booth this year was “Develop Your Talent,” and we gave those who stopped by a demo of how SumTotal delivers learning-centric talent development through onboarding, learning and development, career planning, and so much more.

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.