Tag: training

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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

Knowledge Is Power: A Guide to Improving Employee Training and Development Opportunities

Providing engaging, enriching employee training and development opportunities can help you attract and retain top performing employees.

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Leadership

The Growing Need for Contingent Workforce Leaders

Managing contingent workers is a new must-have leadership skill, but most leaders lack the training and support to do it right.

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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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Employee Experience

How Gamification, VR and AR Boost Employee Engagement

Employee engagement is a top priority for companies today. Here's a look at how emerging technologies can help companies make the most of their talent.

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Talent Management

How Dropping the Degree Can Solve Your Recruiting Challenge

Eliminating the college degree requirement in hiring can broaden the pool and find hidden gems. Here's how to start.

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Learning & Development

Training Can Close the Technology Skills Gap

When you can't hire the talent you need, take another look inside. Here's how two firms created a pipeline to transform raw talent into seasoned professionals.

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Digital Workplace

Why the Digital Workplace Should Be Video-First

Video isn't just for meetings. It can also boost employee engagement and increase the effectiveness of training and onboarding programs.

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Learning & Development

ThriveDX SaaS Expands Security Training Portfolio with Kontra Acquisition

Application security is central to the combined company's approach to workplace training and digital skills development.

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Talent Management

Onboarding as a Framework for Change Management

Struggling to get employees onboard with a new process or workplace initiative? New hire training offers a framework to help employees embrace change.

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Learning & Development

Do We Have a Global Digital Workplace Skills Crisis?

Salesforce’s Global Digital Skills Index takes an in-depth look at the findings based on what 23,000+ workers across 19 countries say about digital skills.

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Learning & Development

Spekit Raises $45 Million to Boost Training for Remote Teams

Spekit, a company founded in 2018, has raised a Series B $45 million funding round to boost onboarding and training for remote teams.

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Learning & Development

Career Karma Raises $40M, Expands to Higher Education, Enterprise

The education matchmaker will expand its approach to coding bootcamps to higher education institutions and employer training.

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Digital Workplace

Does Your Digital Workplace Design Help Employees Get Work Done?

By asking yourself a few key questions, you'll quickly see if your digital workplace is helping or hurting the chances of people accomplishing their work.

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Digital Workplace

The Future of Digital Adoption: 5 Keys to Unlocking Your Software’s Potential

Software is not about completing to-dos, but increasing everyone’s productivity to help move your whole business forward.

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Learning & Development

What Is the Certified Professional in Training Management (CPTM)?

The Certified Professional in Training Management credential can help companies address their training and reskilling challenges in the years ahead.

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Learning & Development

Amazon to Offer New Initiatives to Incentivize Learning Cloud Tech Skills

AWS announced four new initiatives intended to broaden access to learning about new career possibilities.

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Information Management

Is Working From Home an IT Security Issue?

Working from home has benefits for employees and employers alike, but it also poses a real IT security challenge. Here's how to mitigate your risks.

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Learning & Development

Penn Foster and Carrus Team Up to Promote Health Care Careers

The combined company will serve 400,000 people and open up online career development opportunities for current and future healthcare workers.