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.

Mentors, sponsors, and coaches are critical to career development

HR Morning

When it comes to career development, what gives you a leg up over your peers? Three in four executives responding to a recent survey said having a mentor has been critical to their careers, helping them to grow, learn, and excel at their profession. Career Coaching.

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12 Apps For Career Development

Corn on the Job

Setting yourself career goals is essential to pursue the future that you desire. Or maybe pursue a learning course within your industry? You might even be looking to change career altogether? Professional development relies on a continuous process of learning. Pexels.

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. The companies that consistently top the Best Places to Work lists all focus on the career development of their employees. You can chart your own course.

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

GetFive

One of them is internal career pathing. Another is employee development. Part of what makes people want to stay with their current employer is a clear path of growth, development, and upward mobility. People don’t often look at their careers from a bird’s eye view.

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.

How to Create a Mentoring Program for Career Development

Insala Career Development Blog

Creating a Successful Mentoring Program for Career Development. These benefits can be specified to your organization by creating a focused program, such as career development mentoring. Match by Career Level. Define How a Mentor Can Assist with Career Development.

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

Learn with Facebook is a career-development portal that offers introductory, free-of-charge courses in both hard and soft skills. The courses currently available on Learn with Facebook include tutorials on digital marketing as well as resume writing and job interviewing.

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

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and “Developing a Plan.” And all of those who join Lincoln Financial have a wide range of opportunities to further their professional development within the organization. “We The goal of Lincoln Financial Group’s Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) practices is not to rack up accolades.

Career Development Planning: 10 Tips for Employers

Paycor

The good news is, by clearly laying out what an employee can achieve and what it will take to make it happen, a well-thought-out career development plan doesn't just answer that all-important question, it gives employees a reason to stay as well as providing renewed focus and motivation.

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. This is the course I need to take.” She said the course was life-changing.

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.

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?

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. Skill Development.

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. How did you approach your career development there?

How Systematizing Career Development is Giving PSAV a Competitive Edge

SumTotal

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. My CHRO challenged me to change this aspect of our corporate culture and build a comprehensive and disciplined career development process that engages team members and leads to a reduction in turnover, improved culture and engagement.

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. Plus, the course can benefit women with a range of professional experience, from first stages of their careers to senior leadership to re-entering the workforce.

Navigating Digital Information: 3 Questions to Ask

HR Bartender

Basically, the course is focused on how to evaluate whether the information we’re reading is legit. The course offers three questions to consider when consuming digital information. This course introduced a concept to me called lateral reading.

Kronos Spring eSymposium: FREE Learning Opportunity for #HR and #Payroll Pros

HR Bartender

But now more than ever, it’s important to carve out time for professional development. As someone who has attended this Kronos eSymposium in the past, I can speak from experience that Kronos delivers quality professional development that is really worth your time.

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The 7 Skills You Need to Conduct an Effective Job Search

HR Bartender

People today have lots of options when it comes to their careers. Careers are about goals. Individuals might also have career goals surrounding compensation, benefits, and perks. Having a network is critical for career development.

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. Plus, the course can benefit women with a range of professional experience, from first stages of their careers to senior leadership to re-entering the workforce.

Media Literacy Is a Business Competency

HR Bartender

I recently discovered a course called CrashCourse Media Literacy which is a 12-series YouTube program that focuses on how to consume and evaluate the media. Business and Customers Career Development Technology and Social Media business technology

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. Business School Career Tips Increasing Productivity Self-Improvement Career Development Stanford Stanford Online CoursesThis is a great opportunity to upgrade your knowledge. 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 […].

20+ Essential Executive Assistant Training Courses

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20+ Essential Executive Assistant Training Courses. Executive assistants don’t have to enroll in in-depth university programs to keep their skills developing along with the fast-paced nature of their work. General Executive Assistant Training Courses .

3 Reasons to Earn the SHRM Talent Acquisition Specialty Credential

HR Bartender

Pursuing a credential can make you stand out when it comes to new career opportunities both inside and outside your organization. I could see a book like this becoming a roadmap for earning the specialty credential along with the SHRM seminars and eLearning courses.

How to Spend the Last Two Weeks of the Year

HR Bartender

Later in my career, I did it because I wanted to. Been trying to find a few hours for your own professional development? Use the slow time to listen to an online seminar or take a MOOC (massive open online course).

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Bookmark This! 20 Tips for Managers and Leaders

HR Bartender

But in looking them over, it got me thinking, what are some of those pearls of wisdom that have held up over the course of time? Career Development Leadership and Management Training and Development training and development

6 Ways to Use Technology to Advance Your Career – Ask #HR Bartender

HR Bartender

What can I learn and do for my career? Online certification study prep courses are available. The Association for Talent Development (ATD) offers a certification for training professionals. Career Development Technology and Social Media human resources

How to Create Learning Paths that Align with Company Goals

HR Bartender

can instead identify future talent needs and provide career development opportunities. It all flows downhill…in a good way, of course. Educate employees on how to develop relevant goals. Use SMART to develop learning action plans.

Free HR and Payroll Learning Opportunity: Kronos Fall eSymposium

HR Bartender

I’d like to think that by now I don’t have to tell you about the importance of professional development. That being said, I do realize that understanding the importance of development and making it happen are two different things. Now of course, this isn’t the entire agenda.

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How to Reduce Individual Stress Levels at Work

HR Bartender

Of course, this means I’m learning and adding to my own stress. Our careers don’t always move as fast as we would like. Career Development Strategy and Planning Well-Being and Wellness burnout stress well-being

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The Top 7 Things on HR’s To-do List for 2017

HR Bartender

View full learning and career outcomes reports for these programs at CapellaResults.com. Regardless, HR pros should consider adopting a “career fitness” mentality in 2017. Make a plan for your professional development then work your to-do list.

Everyone Needs to Change Their Communication Style – Friday Disctraction

HR Bartender

There are many words that, over the course of time, have become catch all phrases (example: disrupt). Career Development Leadership and Management Kronos

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The Best Way to Study for an HR Certification Exam – Ask #HR Bartender

HR Bartender

What about the weekly courses/classes? Look for affiliated courses and classes. I’ve found there’s a difference between an HR course and an HR certification prep course. Review the course syllabus to ensure you’re signing up for the right program.