Tag: upskilling

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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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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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Learning & Development

Degreed Acquires Upskilling Platform Learn In

The deal will see the return of Degreed co-founder David Blake to the role of CEO of the pioneering learning experience platform.

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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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Digital Workplace

How to Keep the Great Resignation From Sinking Your Workforce

New research from PwC suggests the Great Resignation will continue for at least another year. Here are some tips to safeguard against a mass exodus.

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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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Learning & Development

Learning & Development Climbs to the Top of the Corporate Agenda

Experimentation and rapid change pushed corporate learning onto the C-Suite's agenda but significant challenges remain, including a shortage of L&D talent.

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Learning & Development

Pearson Aquires Credly to Boost Digital Skills Offerings

The $200 million deal shows the growing importance of digital credentialing for workforce skills.

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Digital Workplace

Microsoft Teams Userbase Grows, Collaboration Tops Enterprise Wish List & More News

Microsoft Teams continues to grow, IBM's hybrid cloud strategy pays off, Swoop offers analytics for Microsoft 365 and more news.

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Learning & Development

Learning Platform Degreed Launches New Analytics Tool

The new product, Degreed Intelligence, creates a data visualization of worker skills and will lead to better people development, company representatives said.

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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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Leadership

Are You Ready for Hybrid Leadership?

Helping leaders adapt to a remote and hybrid work model requires rethinking how you train them to lead, and giving them opportunities to practice.

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Digital Workplace

Upskilling Platform Workera Raises $16 Million

The company plans to use the new infusion of capital to accelerate product development and boost its go-to-market strategy.

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Employee Experience

The Connection Between Learning and Employee Experience

Creating a culture of learning inside the organization is central to solving business problems. It's also the key to unlocking a positive employee experience.

Get Reworked Podcast Episode 16 Guest Shelley Osborne

Learning & Development

Get Reworked Podcast: Why Upskilling Is an Imperative for Every Business

The ability to learn is the essential skill every individual needs to succeed in the future of work, says corporate executive and author Shelley Osborne.

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Digital Workplace

Guild Shows Education Is Big Business, Automation Firm Celonis Raises $1 Billion & More Digital Workplace News

Guild and Pluralsight see opportunity in the skills gap, Pyn spotlights the need for hybrid working comms, and Microsoft firms up network security offerings.

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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

Get Reworked Podcast: Are You Ready for the 100-Year Career?

Extended lifespans and rapid advancements in technology dramatically change the way we need to educate the workforce, says Dr. Michelle Weise.

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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.

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Digital Workplace

5 Digital Transformation Lessons to Take Into 2021

The digital workplace changed dramatically in 2020. Here are some lessons learned that enterprise leaders should take into 2021.