3 Tips to Kick-Start Career Development in Your Company

Compensation Cafe

In every recent year, career or growth opportunities have been ranked in the top three of employee priorities. Even so, I don't know a company that's satisfied that they've done enough in the career development area. Somehow career development projects seem to be too time consuming to even consider. Start tomorrow -- If you are using your intranet to promote Wellness, you can use it to promote career management just as easily.

4 Tips for 2020 Career Development

Compensation Cafe

Career development no longer has to share the total rewards spotlight, and it becomes the go-to form of employee recognition. And while employees are going to sorely miss the dollars, they'll be thrilled that you'll finally be giving attention to their career.

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The seven best free HR ebooks

cipHR

Don’t spend your hard-earned cash on expensive textbooks – here’s our pick of the free HR ebooks. Staying Relevant in the Workplace: Develop Lifelong Learning Mindsets by Dr J Brassey and Professor Dr Nick H M van Dam. What: Two senior partners from global consulting firm McKinsey have teamed up to create this essential guide to continuous learning and professional development. The post The seven best free HR ebooks appeared first on CIPHR.

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The seven best free HR ebooks

cipHR

Don’t spend your hard-earned cash on expensive textbooks – here’s our pick of the free HR ebooks. Staying Relevant in the Workplace: Develop Lifelong Learning Mindsets by Dr J Brassey and Professor Dr Nick H M van Dam. What: Two senior partners from global consulting firm McKinsey have teamed up to create this essential guide to continuous learning and professional development. The post The seven best free HR ebooks appeared first on CIPHR.

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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. Each person has individual professional development needs, and one-size-fits-all development training won’t cut it for the modern employee. Training and development courses eat up a lot of time and energy from employees.

Can You Believe It? A Shortcut that Can Kick-Start Career Development in Your Company

Compensation Cafe

Career development projects have a bad reputation. Career opportunities and professional growth are items that lead every survey ranking of what it takes to keep an employee at a company -- you know, instead of quitting. One of the reasons for the scarcity of career development programs is that most of our colleagues believe they take forever to create and cost a bundle along the way. Traditional career development programs.

Make the Most of Your 1:1 Meeting: Download Our New eBook

Saba

If we’re managers, we may not know how to use these meetings to help our employees with their career development and learning aspirations. The new Saba eBook is here to answer all of these questions, and more. Here’s what you’ll learn from the eBook: Why good managers ask “stay” interview questions of their current employees. Download our new 1:1 meetings ebook & find out why good managers ask “stay interview” questions Tweet this.

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Future Leaders Need Organizational Mindfulness

HR Bartender

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)? Elad] I think time starvation has become the enemy of learning and development. That’s why creating space for learning and development is so crucial.

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. As human resources professionals, we’re often so focused on everyone else’s development that we forget to schedule time for ourselves. There have been a few times in my career when I’ve been responsible for both human resources and payroll.

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Beating pedigree bias: why tech teams should hire for skills, not labels

HIRED

In this ebook, we’ll break down pedigree bias page by page: covering what it is, where it lurks, who it hurts, and—most importantly—how recruiters can combat it head-on. Download the ebook. Pedigree bias has long plagued the recruiting landscape.

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Beating pedigree bias: why tech teams should hire for skills, not labels

HIRED

In this ebook, we’ll break down pedigree bias page by page: covering what it is, where it lurks, who it hurts, and—most importantly—how recruiters can combat it head-on. Download the ebook. Pedigree bias has long plagued the recruiting landscape.

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Employee Benefits: The Only Guide You Need

Achievers - Recruiting

Millennials also want opportunities to develop strengths and skills, pursue career growth, enjoy work-life balance, and work remotely. Having a culture of recognition is crucial to developing an engaged workforce. You may develop awards for safety, performance, wellness, and departmental success, or perhaps you have an “Employee of the Month” or “President’s Club” award. Career development opportunities .

The Fundamentals of Employee Engagement

Achievers

Focus on Career Development Programs. A reason why employees feel disengaged at work is that there is no effort on developing the skills of workers. Employees want career development opportunities to get that next promotion, potentially transfer to a new department where their talents can be fully utilized or receive in-depth feedback on their performance. I once worked at an organization with a career development program that I found extremely impactful.

Improve your Organization’s Career Experience

Engage2Excel

Research and recommendations provided in our The Career Experience Continuum eBook explains that the career experience is more than career development.

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21 Quotes That Show the Purpose and Impact of Mentors

Everwise

To foster career development. As a result, that mentorship changed my career path.” — Lyn Immerman , leader at True Value’s Center of Excellence. Find a mentor who has skills in the area you want to develop. Mentors can reflect where you want to go, they can create access for you, and give you guidance as you plan your own personal development.” — Ranu Gupta. Download our free eBook. Mentoring career development Leadership Women in Leadership

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Titles Are the First to Give

Compensation Cafe

Margaret O'Hanlon brings deep expertise to discussions on employee pay, performance management, career development and communications at the Café. We are being tested as we try to survive the post-Covid staffing tsunami. And who knows?

Focus Group Check In

Compensation Cafe

Margaret O'Hanlon brings deep expertise to discussions on employee pay, performance management, career development and communications at the Café. Historically, Human Resources have had an on-again, off-again relationship with focus groups.

Six Ways to Engage and Retain Top Talent

Workday

The traditional career is taking on a new shape. In this shifting landscape, what should you do to address workers’ career development and learning needs in order to keep them engaged, motivated, and ready to take on new challenges? Helping your employees develop their careers is a win-win for them and your organization. These strategies include the following: Rethinking traditional career pathways. Applying agile employee development methodologies.

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Hang on Tight -- Early Reports on CEO Pay Ratio Results

Compensation Cafe

Margaret O'Hanlon, CCP brings deep expertise to discussions on employee pay, performance management, career development and communications at the Café. Her firm, re:Think Consulting, provides market pay information and designs base salary structures, incentive plans, career paths and their implementation plans. She coauthored the popular eBook, Everything You Do (in Compensation) Is Communications, a toolkit that all practitioners can find at [link]. .

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Strategy Not Part of Your Rep? Here's How to Change Their Minds

Compensation Cafe

Answer those questions and then turn them into recommendations for recruiting, compensation, training and career development--for example, highlighting key skills when setting performance goals and rewarding when they are used effectively.

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Cafe Classic: How to Keep Competencies from Expiring

Compensation Cafe

The competencies you use for employee development or assessment need updating in 2015. Next, look closely at the competencies you are using for performance management and career development. Careers Competencies Performance Management

Cafe Classic: Rethinking Compensation Training

Compensation Cafe

Since many of those working in the compensation business would rank our companies similarly when it comes to compensation training for managers, I thought I'd share a piece I just ran into on the McKinsey Quarterly aptly titled, "Why leadership-development programs fail.".

Performance Management: Design a Modern Process That Creates Results

HR Bartender

And finally, employees want goals because goal achievement allows them to gain the skills they need to do what they want in their career. Even goals that an employee didn’t “want” or ask for per se can be great for future career development.

CEOs Still Cool to HR as Strategic Partner

Compensation Cafe

After all, those who handle compensation influence most talent strategy components including recruiting, performance management, development and staffing. . Compensation, of course, is in a better position than most of HR to develop financial insights.

Promotions Matter

Compensation Cafe

If we want employees to think the company believes in their career development, a balanced treatment of promotion requests is crucial. Meet manager requests with a scheduled discussion using a career architecture framework, if available.

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21 Newsletters Every HR Professional Should Read

CakeHR

This newsletter delivers content through blogs, articles, industry reports, webinars, and ebooks. 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. Nothing beats a warm cup of coffee in the morning and an easy read that keeps you up to date on HR topics that you love.

Cafe Classic: Get Rich Quick!

Compensation Cafe

Margaret O'Hanlon, CCP brings deep expertise to discussions on employee pay, performance management, career development and communications at the Café. Her firm, re:Think Consulting, provides market pay information and designs base salary structures, incentive plans, career paths and their implementation plans. She coauthored the popular eBook, Everything You Do (in Compensation) Is Communications, a toolkit that all practitioners can find at [link]. .

Where's the Fun in our Compensation Jobs?

Compensation Cafe

In the long run, chasing these insights will make us more aware of our own career satisfaction, and incorporating them into our decision making may lead to a shift in what we prize and prioritize for our career. Have you considered the role your work has played in the employees' career?

Cafe Classic: Want a Promotion? Start Reading Your Annual Report

Compensation Cafe

Editor's Note: In today's Classic post, we revisit Margaret O'Hanlon's sage career advice for fellow compensation pros. Margaret O'Hanlon, CCP brings deep expertise to discussions on employee pay, performance management, career development and communications at the Café. Her firm, re:Think Consulting, provides market pay information and designs base salary structures, incentive plans, career paths and their implementation plans.

What Happens When You Marry for Money?

Compensation Cafe

Margaret O'Hanlon, CCP brings deep expertise to discussions on employee pay, performance management, career development and communications at the Café. Her firm, re:Think Consulting, provides market pay information and designs base salary structures, incentive plans, career paths and their implementation plans. She coauthored the popular eBook, Everything You Do (in Compensation) Is Communications, a toolkit that all practitioners can find at [link].

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When the Answer Is Not the Solution

Compensation Cafe

Margaret O'Hanlon, CCP brings deep expertise to discussions on employee pay, performance management, career development and communications at the Café. Her firm, re:Think Consulting, provides market pay information and designs base salary structures, incentive plans, career paths and their implementation plans. She coauthored the popular eBook, Everything You Do (in Compensation) Is Communications, a toolkit that all practitioners can find at [link].

What Will Pay Transparency Mean for You This Year?

Compensation Cafe

Since the Pay Ratio exercise helped us know who we're dealing with, we should be ready to develop a plan for influencing the executives' opinions. Margaret O'Hanlon, CCP brings deep expertise to discussions on employee pay, performance management, career development and communications at the Café. Her firm, re:Think Consulting, provides market pay information and designs base salary structures, incentive plans, career paths and their implementation plans.

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Performance Management 2017: Companies Must Become Agile

HR Bartender

Check out their new eBook, “ Seeking Agility in Performance Management ”, which reports on the survey results from over 200 HR leaders in this important area. This helps employees take ownership of their career development. Those processes need to include creating an environment where employees feel empowered to ask for feedback and the training/development they need to be successful.

Compensation Communication Tools for Managers

Compensation Cafe

FAQs, another suggestion, are familiar to everyone, but the other tools may not be familiar, so I thought I'd do a quick overview to help you develop your own manager tools. Making development a priority is great for our employees and it’s great for our business.

Having Trouble Unplugging?

Compensation Cafe

Margaret O'Hanlon, CCP brings deep expertise to discussions on employee pay, performance management, career development and communications at the Café. Taking time off? You may be feeling reluctant, even though you're tired.