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.

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.

5 Ways Starting a Podcast Helps Your Career Development

Career Metis

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.

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.

The Importance of Career Development in Your Total Rewards Strategy

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Career development is an important component of total rewards, and it’s the biggest driver of engagement among Millennial employees. According to an HRsoft poll, more than a third of all survey respondents have defined career paths by job families in their organizations.

Career Development 101: Nurturing the Future Leaders of Tomorrow

Workday

The reality is many successful employees will become people managers at some point during their careers, despite the fact that they don’t have the right experience or skills when they step into the role. Weave training and career development opportunities into the fabric of your company culture. What can organizations do to help employees develop the critical skills needed to lead? Harness Employee Data for Career Development.

Examples of Expertise a Career Coach Can Provide You

GetFive

You’ve probably heard about career coaches, but you’re unsure exactly what they do. Being skeptical is a good thing, because not all career coaches are created equal. Consider three examples: 1. Finding your way out of a career rut.

How to Create SMART Career Development Plans for Your Employees

Insperity

SMART and GROW are two popular acronyms that are used as guidelines to shape career development plans. GROW sometimes gets added to SMART for added structure in shaping a career development plan. Before sitting down to work on a career plan , both manager and employee should think through the coming year’s goals, using SMART and GROW as guides. Meanwhile, you should consider where each employee is in his or her career.

HR Technology: 13 Concepts HR Pros Needs to Know

HR Bartender

One example is prescriptive analytics. Career Development Technology and Social Media HR Technology technologyIt’s no secret. I love technology. In our small business, we rely on technology to extend our capabilities and provide an agile response to customer needs.

Career Development: Challenges and Opportunities for Talent.

Strategic HCM

Ingham is still early in his career. developing social capital). Career Development: Challenges and Opportunities for Talent Managers / 3. Likewise, formal career development programs were only used by a little more than one-fourth of respondents.

What Is Performance Appraisal? – Examples

EmployeeConnect

Advanced organisations carry these evaluations further by using them to identify candidates for skills development, succession planning , cross-training and promotions. That doesn’t mean that failures will cause workers to be fired, but it should mean that thoughtful managers will explore why each person fails to meet his or her goals, which enables better recommendations and stronger development plans to deal with any shortcomings.

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. Traditional career development programs.

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.

The Difference Between Goals, Objectives and Outcomes

HR Bartender

During this year’s Association for Talent Development (ATD) International Conference and Expo , I had the opportunity to attend a pre-conference workshop on improving human performance. For example, a goal might be for an organization to “increase profits”.

Workplace Warrior: 5 Steps to Better Productivity

HR Bartender

For example, no devices during meals. Career Development Technology and Social Media Well-Being and Wellness HR Career technologyI’m always looking for ways to be productive and I’d like to think that most people are as well. No one wants to waste their energy.

LinkedIn Reactions Expand Professional Communication

HR Bartender

Can you give us a few examples of how users would share a Reaction with one of their connections? More examples can be found on LinkedIn’s Help Center. For example, we analyzed the top 1-2 word comments being used and what types of posts people are sharing most.

3 Strategies for Investing in Yourself

HR Bartender

Last week, I mentioned how work/life balance extends to our own career development. I do realize that, for some, taking the time and dedicating the resources for career development strategies can be hard.

5 Rules to Effectively Manage Your Email

HR Bartender

For example, if you get an email that says, “I’d like to set up a phone call to discuss the ABC account.” Develop rules. Career Development Technology and Social Media technologyI recently received a note on Twitter asking, “What’s your ‘managing email’ process?”

Bookmark This! 10 Articles that Managers Need to Read

HR Bartender

We expect managers to do all of this while demonstrating work-life balance and setting a good example for others. So, sometimes we’re not met with enthusiasm when we ask a manager to take it upon themselves to read blogs and books as a form of professional development.

3 Strategies for Achieving Your Career Goals

HR Bartender

But individuals still need to have focused career strategies. Strategy #1: Work / Life Balance Includes Career Goals. It also has to do with career development. Strategy #2: Invest in Your Own Career. Strategy #3: Develop a Board of Career Advisors.

How to Plan Time For Self Learning

HR Bartender

I came across this article from Harvard Business Review titled, “ 6 Ways to Take Control of Your Career Development If Your Company Doesn’t Care About It ”. There are lots of great articles about how to “ own your career ” or “ the best leadership books to read ”.

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#BersinIMPACT: Mentoring for Career Development ~ HR to HR 2.0.

Strategic HCM

Ingham is still early in his career. developing social capital). BersinIMPACT: Mentoring for Career Development. These connections and stories provide a great basis for talent mobility and career development. BersinIMPACT: Mentoring for Career Development.

How to Find Mentors Who Will Support Your Goals

HR Bartender

Over the past couple of weeks, our Friday posts have been focused on career development. For example, let’s say you’re attending the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Annual Conference and Expo in Chicago next week.

Job Seekers: 12 Things that Recruiters are Looking For Right Now

HR Bartender

So, here’s the list we developed. This is a list developed by full-time recruiters. If you’re starting your career, then chances are a one-page resume is fine. For example, are they a product or service organization?

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.

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Bookmark This! #SHRM18 Conference Edition

HR Bartender

For example, I particularly liked this post from Mary Faulkner on “ Style or Substance ”. As HR pros, our professional development is important. We spend a lot of time justifying resources for employees to get the training and development they need.

Choosing the Best HR Certification – Ask #HR Bartender

HR Bartender

For example, I know the CEBS is for benefits but are there any certifications that would show an expertise in the field of training, employment laws, or general HR for healthcare professionals? You want to get a credential that benefits your career.

The Employee Value Proposition: Definition, Key Elements and Examples (including videos)

Digital HR Tech

In this article, we’ll give a definition of the Employee Value Proposition, share key elements, and give examples of how today’s companies are leveraging EVP. Employee Value Proposition Examples. Below we’ve listed 5 great Employee Value Proposition examples.

For #HR Career Success: Here Are the Ingredients

HR Bartender

Regardless of your career, you need to know what it takes to be successful in that profession. The good news is that the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has developed a competency model for HR professionals. Being an HR professional is a rewarding career.

Should You Use Your Real Job Title on LinkedIn – Ask #HR Bartender

HR Bartender

The article you posted on the dilemma of creating a resume and a LinkedIn profile for one with a dual career was most helpful. The two are interrelated but are definitely separate career paths. Mary Faulkner’s profile is a good example – [link].

The 10 Basic Skills that Every Manager Should Have

HR Bartender

For example, they can learn how to approve time cards, the key elements in an employment law, or the steps in conducting a good interview. The more open and transparent organizations are about skills, the more opportunities they can create for employees to develop them.

How to Reduce Individual Stress Levels at Work

HR Bartender

Our careers don’t always move as fast as we would like. As you can see, these examples aren’t mutually exclusive. Career Development Strategy and Planning Well-Being and Wellness burnout stress well-being

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The Impact of Impression Management on Personal Branding

HR Bartender

An example would be in a sport such as football. Personal branding is the practice of people marketing themselves and their careers similar to the way companies manage their consumer brand. For example, a person’s efforts at impression management can impact their personal brand.

SHRM Certification: You Can Get More Than 60

HR Bartender

If you’re not aware, SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP credential holders must earn sixty (60) professional development credits (aka PDCs) within a three-year period. For example, it’s always a goal of mine to get recertification points in each of the three PDC categories.

Which Is Better: Employees Who Have Purpose or Are Engaged

HR Bartender

For example, I can have a strong purpose but I need passion to make it a reality. Career Development Employee Engagement Leadership and Management engagement Recruiting and RetentionA few years ago, I wrote a post titled “ Happy Employees are not Engaged Employees.”

The Importance of Attitude in Getting a Promotion

HR Bartender

For example: Instead of saying an employee has a bad attitude, describe those behaviors that send the message. Image taken by Sharlyn Lauby after speaking at the Learning and Development League 2016 Annual Conference in Delhi, India.

Best job ad examples from the Workable job board

Workable

To inspire you, we dove into the Workable job board to identify some of the best job ad examples that are currently out there. From using simple language to employing creativity, here are some creative job posting examples and what makes them so effective.