Tag: skills development

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Learning & Development

Can You Teach Empathy?

Empathetic leaders tend to boost job satisfaction, engagement and productivity — but empathy is not a skill that comes naturally to everyone.

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Learning & Development

Leadership Coaching for the Masses

Technology has made leadership coaching cheaper and more accessible at every level of the organization.

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Learning & Development

Learning Platforms Are a Goldmine of Business Data

Learning platforms can identify high potential workers, where there are looming skills gaps and which employees might be at a high risk of leaving.

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Talent Management

Why Assessments Are the Next Big Thing in Talent Strategies

HR leaders are struggling with turnover and retention in today's employment market. Here's why assessments may be a game-changer.

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Digital Workplace

Assessing Your Team's Digital Workplace Skills

There's a set of specific core skills that have become pivotal to success in the digital workplace. Here's what they are and how organizations can develop them.

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Digital Workplace

Do Recessions Create More Resilient Workforces?

A recession can be a dire time for business. But there are ways to use the moment to build a stronger, more adaptable workforce.

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Talent Management

Is It Time to Automate Your Workforce Skills Taxonomy?

A growing crop of technology providers aim to document the state of workforce skills and provide companies with what's needed going forward.

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Learning & Development

The 4 Business Challenges Employee Skill Development Can Solve

Knowing the skills your workforce has and what they need is an intellectual exercise if not coupled with a business challenge that knowledge can help address.

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Learning & Development

The Talent Marketplace: A Skills-based Revolution in HR

Getting a better picture of employee skills boosts internal mobility and enhances agility. New tech is emerging to match workforce need with career opportunity.