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.

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.

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.

How to Boost Profits with a Cloud-Based Learning Management System

InfinityHR

Many of your clients in small to large enterprises have a need for a learning management system (LMS), they just might not realize it yet. Do any of your clients need to track mandatory courses or certifications in order to stay within compliance of local, state and/or federal laws?

5 Tips to Launching an Effective Learning Management & Employee Development Program

Visibility Software HR

Are you considering implementing a formalized employee development program? Organizations with a career development program in place enjoy up to 250 percent higher productivity. A training program is more than just a series of unrelated courses or workshops.

How To Foster User Adoption In Your New Learning Management System?

Gyrus

How To Foster User Adoption In Your New Learning Management System? As you are planning to transition from your outdated Learning Management System (LMS) to your new LMS application it is important to keep in mind your users’ perception of the change. Below we have compiled a list of change management strategies that can be used specifically in optimizing your experience in migrating your enterprise over to a newer and more robust application.

5 Tips to Launching an Effective Learning Management & Employee Development Program

Visibility Software HR

Are you considering implementing a formalized employee development program? Organizations with a career development program in place enjoy up to 250 percent higher productivity. A training program is more than just a series of unrelated courses or workshops.

Learning Experience Platforms (LXP): Effective Workplace Learning for Today’s Employees

Kea

Companies began to buy learning management systems (LMS) to archive online lessons and track employee use. A generation of Internet-connected people entered the workforce and changed learning styles for everyone. At minimum, it should provide them with barrier-free learning.

Ways to Use Technology in Employee Training

HR Daily Advisor

Here are a few of the many ways employers can utilize technology in employee training and professional development: The latest HR management software can be used to manage employee career development paths.

Avoid These 4 Common Microlearning Missteps

Cornerstone On Demand

This is the power of microlearning: Twenty years ago, it was more difficult to learn a new idea or skill in six minutes. Today, there are thousands of mini courses available online, whether it's a YouTube video, a TED talk or in a company's learning management system (LMS).

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3 top HR tech tools no company should be without

Insperity

Let’s take a look at three top HR tech tools that can help you go from feeling like an office manager to being an enlightened business owner. Benefits management software. Effectively managing benefits and ensuring employees are offered the right coverage at the right time is a complex and time-consuming task to manage. Many top HR tech tools in the benefits management realm offer dashboards for a quick glimpse into benefits usage. Learning management system.

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Reshaping the Talent Management Process for Millennial Employees

InfinityHR

This has forced employers to drastically change how they’ve approached their strategy in their talent management initiatives to attract and attain the best available Millennial human capital remaining. Millennial Employees and Your Talent Management Strategy. Learning Management.

Will Technology Help You Win the War for Talent? [Spoiler Alert: It Won’t]

Digital HR Tech

In some lines of work this issue is already a huge concern – just ask any IT department how difficult it is to find good developers. It’s not recruiting talent organizations should focus on, but retaining and developing the talent they already have.

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Learning—The next frontier of digital HR

HR Times

Are we entering a golden era of technology solutions that enable lifelong learning and development? What’s your plan to “boldly go” into the next learning frontier? A three-step plan can help L&D leaders rapidly advance toward digitalizing the learning experience.

How We Use Learning Paths To Supercharge Our L&D Strategy

Saba

We don’t just talk about progressive talent management; we live and breathe it. Some initiatives are wildly successful right from the start, while others provide us with valuable insight and learning to move forward with. Today, I want to talk “learning paths.”

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A new trajectory for careers and learning

HR Times

Right now the concept of career is undergoing a radical transformation. With employees in the workforce for 60-plus years and a declining half-life for skills, workers are looking for an environment that offers constant learning and development (L&D) opportunities.

Encourage Employee Development Through HR Technology

SkyPrep

The primary motivator for the emerging millennial workforce is the freedom and flexibility to not only develop their skills, but also their interests. Why development matters. Employers may not initially see the value in encouraging personal development in their employees.

3 Trends That Are Changing How We Learn at Work

Saba

This is the final post in our three-part series to celebrate Learning at Work Week. Employee learning and development is no longer a nice-to-have; it’s a must-have – especially if companies expect to hang onto key talent. YouTube, of course. M-learning.

Learning—The next frontier of digital HR

HR Times

Are we entering a golden era of technology solutions that enable lifelong learning and development? What’s your plan to “boldly go” into the next learning frontier? A three-step plan can help L&D leaders rapidly advance toward digitalizing the learning experience.

100+ HR Technologies and Recruiting Tools Worth Watching in Q2 2017

BetterSkills

This means, of course, getting ahead of that competition requires these technology providers to offer products or platforms that are truly innovative in their approach to solving some of our biggest talent challenges. For these aspiring category killers , of course, competition kind of sucks. They say the geeks will inherit, and nowhere is that prediction proving more prescient than in the weird little world of talent acquisition and management.

Six Ways To Use Enterprise Systems As Part Of Your Communications Strategy

Vignette

Companies are investing millions of dollars in enterprise systems used for recruiting, learning delivery, workforce and performance management , coaching and career development, and other workforce needs.

A new trajectory for careers and learning

HR Times

Right now the concept of career is undergoing a radical transformation. With employees in the workforce for 60-plus years and a declining half-life for skills, workers are looking for an environment that offers constant learning and development (L&D) opportunities.

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #238: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

HR Examiner

Saba Launches a “Just for Me” Learning Experience with Release of Saba me:time Link ». FM:Systems Announces Plan to Acquire Asure Software’s Workspace Management Portfolio Link ». 00:04:35] They launched a new skills and Career Connections and coaching module.

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HR Must Modernize to Meet New Employee Demands

Oracle HCM - Modern HR in the Cloud

Successful companies are increasingly turning to data analytics to recruit talent from the outside or develop people from within. Another thing that kept coming up in all my conversations when I was in Europe last fall is how to manage multiple generations in the workforce.