Facebook Unveils New Career-Development Portal

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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.

Never Neglect Career Development for Recruiters

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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.

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.

5 Ways Starting a Podcast Helps Your Career Development

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There are many things you can do in a day that will allow you to take on this production-oriented mindset, but making your own podcast is truly an amazing opportunity for both personal and career development. 1) Develop Managerial Skills.

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

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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.

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

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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.

Workers are looking – and leaving – for career development

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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.

12 Benefits of Taking a Business Course

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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.

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

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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?

New online leadership course for women dovetails with diversity trends

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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.

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

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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

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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.

Media Literacy Is a Business Competency

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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

The 7 Skills You Need to Conduct an Effective Job Search

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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.

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 .

Free HR and Payroll Learning Opportunity: Kronos Fall eSymposium

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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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Stanford’s Free Online Courses – Fast Track Your Career

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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 […].

3 Reasons to Earn the SHRM Talent Acquisition Specialty Credential

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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.

Bookmark This! 20 Tips for Managers and Leaders

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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

How to Spend the Last Two Weeks of the Year

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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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How to Create Learning Paths that Align with Company Goals

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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.

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

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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 Reduce Individual Stress Levels at Work

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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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Are Employee Training Courses Really Worth the Investment?

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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.

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

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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

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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

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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.

Beyond the Ropes – Friday Distraction

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Have you ever participated in a “ropes” course before? The purpose of the ropes course isn’t to find out how athletic (or in my case, not athletic) a person was. The course was about teamwork – identifying strengths, cooperation, collaboration, and trust.

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10 Tips for Effective Goal Setting

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

Measure Training Effectiveness by Results, Not Hours

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Of course, that’s not the only training metric or measurement. I recently had an opportunity to attend a learning and development conference in India, where measuring training effectiveness was a topic of discussion.

How to Decide Which HR Certification Exam to Take – Ask #HR Bartender

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Today’s reader note touches on the two most difficult decisions that human resources professionals consider in their development. She is responsible for developing the strategy for the SHRM-SCP and SHRM-CP credentialing programs. I’ve held multiple certifications throughout my career.

Employability Skills Provide Your Career Future – Friday Distraction

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As the philanthropic foundation of the National Restaurant Association, the NRAEF works to attract, develop and retain professionals for the restaurant industry. On the day of their visit, her sorority is having a fun, obstacle course event for charity.

Bookmark This! Change Management Edition

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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.

Career Fitness: Necessary for Long-Term #HR Success

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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.

Self-Management Success: Do Work You Enjoy (Part 2)

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Of course, the first quality to successful self-management is knowing yourself. We can spend years trying to figure out the right career. As you make career decisions , it only makes sense to move toward being your most productive. Our careers aren’t single decisions.

Future Leaders Need Organizational Mindfulness

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He is both an experienced organizational development and effectiveness consultant as well as a practitioner of mindfulness. That being said, are employees being provided the opportunities to develop the competencies you’ve mentioned (whether that takes place in a school or work setting)?

Moving Past Exam Failure – Ask #HR Bartender

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I’ve never been good with tests, so I took a preparation course. Of course, if I decide to it’s on me, but now I’m scared that I will not pass. Career Development Strategy and Planning Training and Development SHRM CertificationIt’s okay to make a mistake.