Tag: training

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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.

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Learning & Development

Gloat Adds Career Agility & Frontline Employee Tools to Its Portfolio

Gloat's new Career Agility and frontline employee products are now available as part of the company's portfolio of employee development offerings.

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Learning & Development

4 Ways to Focus Employee Learning

Employees are overwhelmed by all the options for learning. Embrace the chaos with a targeted approach based on the type of learning content and its purpose.

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Leadership

It's Time to Address the Coming Leadership Void

Even before the pandemic, leadership development was lacking. Now we're on the verge of a new leadership crisis.

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Digital Workplace

Pluralsight Seeks to Address Growing Cloud Skills Gap With A Cloud Guru Acquisition

A Cloud Guru, an online training start-up, has been acquired by Pluralsight for $2 billion, one of the largest deals ever for an Australian tech company.

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Learning & Development

How and When to Reskill an Employee

Weigh the benefits to both employees and the organization to make the most of efforts to retrain and reskill your staff.

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Learning & Development

Learning and Development Is Key to Employee Experience in Remote Work

Learning and development was a key element to ensure positive employee experience as millions were forced into remote work. Here's why and what to do next.