Tag: learning and development

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Digital Workplace

Uncertainty Reigns About the Start of the Hybrid Work Era and More HR Tech News

Executives wonder when they can open offices, COVID pushes some salaries up and learning and diversity vendors continue growth. That and more HR tech news.

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Digital Workplace

User Experience Gets Attention in 2021, Diversity Hiring Features Expand & More HR Tech News

HR tech vendors focus on integrations to improve user experience, add new diversity reporting and extend learning pathways. That and more HR tech news.

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Learning & Development

Boost Organizational Resilience by Expanding Your Knowledge of Employee Skills

To optimally deploy staff and their talents, organizations need access to up-to-date and in-depth employee skills profiles. Technology can help.

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Learning & Development

Where Learning Analytics Fit on the Digital Workplace Agenda

To make the most of investment in employee learning, analytics should be on the investment agenda. Here is a good place to start.

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Employee Experience

Why Intranets Are Key to a Functioning Digital Workplace

Intranets roared back as millions of workers work from home. But today's digital workplace intranet is different than the less dynamic versions of before.

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Collaboration & Productivity

A New Class of Digital Whiteboards Make Virtual Collaboration Easier

New features and functions are making digital whiteboards an increasingly viable option for better remote collaboration and virtual innovation.

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Learning & Development

Deliver Virtual Training That Benefits Remote Employees and Businesses Alike

Training distributed teams can help improve workplace productivity and flexibility, forge and strengthen team bonds, and increase opportunities for growth.

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Learning & Development

Is ROI a ‘Dead Metric’ for Learning & Development?

No learning and development practitioner would turn away a chance to share a strong ROI number, but ROI isn't the best performance metric. Here is why.

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Employee Experience

5 Ways Chatbots Improve Employee Experience

As the use of AI-fueled chatbots grows, so do applications to employee experience. Self-service HR, recruiting, onboarding and learning are just the start.

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Learning & Development

Why the Chief Learning Officer Is Becoming Chief Talent Officer

Learning and development is increasingly linked with employee experience, performance and talent management. But business growth is the ultimate goal.

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Learning & Development

Online Learning Market Soars as Pandemic Fuels Rapid Reskilling

The accessibility of online learning offerings helped the industry take off. Micro-degrees and pandemic-driven soft skill training are fueling its rapid rise.

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Leadership

McDonald's Hires a CLO, Twitter's New Security Boss and More People on the Move

McDonald’s hires an industry vet to run corporate learning, Twitter CISO takes over, Whirlpool names a new CIO and Cornerstone hires first diversity chief.

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Learning & Development

Home Grown Talent: How Partnerships Help Companies Close the Digital Skills Gap

Public-private partnerships help companies fill their technical talent needs and support underserved communities.

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Digital Workplace

Workday Debuts Talent Marketplace, PeopleGoal Puts Low-Code in HR's Hands and More HR Tech News

Workday opened up its talent mobility product, PeopleGoal puts development tools into HR's hands and more HR technology news.

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Learning & Development

Raise Your Organization’s Digital IQ: The Timing Has Never Been Better

Both the WEF and World Bank are urging organizations to see digital upskilling as a key part of their response to and recovery from the pandemic.

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Digital Workplace

Sameer Chowdhri: Focus on the Learning Culture in Your Digital Workplace

Sameer Chowdhri of Workplace from Facebook discusses the ideal vs. the real digital workplace experience and the need to build and maintain a learning culture.

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Learning & Development

5 Ways to Improve Training Opportunities for Remote Teams

Like their onsite counterparts, remote workers are hungry for learning and development opportunities. Here's how to improve your offerings.

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Learning & Development

3 Tips to Create a More Resilient and Productive Workforce

Don’t let COVID-19 kill productivity. Here's how to ease employee anxiety and create a healthier, more resilient and adaptable workforce.

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Learning & Development

Don't Let a Survey Choose Your Career Path

When it comes to career matching, put every survey in the bucket with your horoscope. It could be fun, but let’s not make any life decisions based on it.

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Learning & Development

Virtual Employee Training Dos and Don'ts

Embrace the moment and use the full power of the screen and learning technologies to improve virtual employee training initiatives.