6 Ways Competency Management Can Support Your Hybrid Work Environment

Avilar

Business leaders across the country are making moves to bring their employees back to work. . For many, “back to work” is a simple phrase that’s meant to describe a fairly complex reality – one that likely includes a hybrid work environment.

How to Measure the Effectiveness of Soft Skills

KnowledgeCity

Soft skills are defined as character traits, personal attributes, and other similarly classified non-technical skills that can help people become influential leaders, good communicators, and respectful listeners.

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8 Factors to Consider While Choosing An Online Course Development Partner

Hurix Digital

However, to implement this kind of blended learning the right way, a qualified course development service provider is required who can understand your learning goals and work on online course solutions accordingly. . Accommodating different learning styles.

Grow multicultural leaders with coaching, not just business English

CLO Magazine

By strengthening communications skills and building a “same language” framework for the workforce, these initiatives not only foster individual development, they enhance collaboration and productivity and contribute to cultural cohesion. Conflicting working styles across diverse teams.

Distance Learning Tips for The Remote Worker

Mindflash

It is estimated that 63 million Americans will work remotely in 2016, which is more than a third of the total workforce. As workplace flexibility becomes more important and technological capacities increase, companies are hiring more telecommuters and allowing more current employees the option to work from home. This new work structure brings with it new challenges for training personnel.

5 Tips For Amazing, Age-Diverse, Online Training

TalentLMS

They are more focused on teamwork, and their objective at work is to succeed – which is often a relative term. They are the most technologically-savvy generation and tend to enjoy open communication. Their work style is fluid and so is the way they learn. Develop a mentorship program that allows them to work together toward a common goal and help one another bridge the gaps.

How To Use Mobile Learning To Increase Employee Engagement And Boost Performance

Adobe Captivate

Working styles and preferences in organizations are undergoing a sea change. Taking the mobile route to working is catching up big time. With exposure to modern day communication methods and having been accustomed to communicating with people anytime and from anywhere, flexibility at work is something that employees expect companies to provide them with, Kingl says. Modern-day employees expect a lot more from trainings.

The Switch

Melon Learning

Communicating on a daily basis with hundreds of employees and taking the training responsibility for thousands more filled our everyday lives with an array of challenges. Successfully hurdling through various working styles and viewpoints was key. At the same time we could assess what had been learned right off the bat and thus guarantee a level of knowledge throughout the trainees.

A guide for SMEs and IDs: 6 steps to enhancing eLearning

Aptara

So, whether you're an ID or SME, communication is key. By reading it before beginning core work, an ID gains the SME's respect, increases credibility, and saves time by preventing the SME from having to walk the ID through basic information. Establish the course's purpose SMEs and IDs must work together to define the course's goals (i.e. How should the course be set up, taught and assessed? Their work proves the power of "we." .

Sexual Harassment Prevention Starts With Leadership

CLO Magazine

Eighty-five percent of women have reported some form of sexual harassment at work, and seemingly even more than that have experienced it, as evidenced by the #MeToo movement sweeping social media. With the onset of the #MeToo movement, it became glaringly obvious that people had to assess how big this problem might be at their company,” he said. If you want a productive, healthy business, employees have to be inspired to come to work.

Remote Collaboration

Tony Karrer

My primary interest here are the methods and tools that allow us to work better as part of remote work teams. In other words - How do we collaborate together in remote work teams to be as effective or even more effective than a team that works down the hall? I cannot claim to be an expert, and I feel like this topic demands a lot of soft skills such as communication skills, team skills, handling cultural and work style issues, etc.

Who’s Leading Innovation?

CLO Magazine

This is of particular concern as some things leaders must do fall beyond, and may conflict with, their normal work styles. and asked about the frequency with which leaders demonstrate innovative behaviors, the innovation climate in the organization and how innovation is prioritized alongside other objectives in the leaders’ own work group and the organization as a whole.

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How to Retrain for a Second Career

CLO Magazine

When factored into learning design, understanding employees’ personalities and what motivates them at work can make it easier to retrain an individual. Researcher Wayne Cascio of the University of Colorado Denver, for example, won a 2010 Losey Award for his work indicating that unforeseen fallout from downsizing frequently produces negative financial returns. Those working in a capacity exhibiting their natural talents often describe loving what they do.

Learning Management Systems that kick ass: Cornerstone OnDemand

Janet Clarey

I can tell you that’s he’s passionate about his work. ’ Via an email interview, I spoke with Charles about what Cornerstone OnDemand is working on and look forward to viewing a demo of their new release in December. By encouraging collaboration and making it easy to join communities of practice, Cornerstone Connect fosters social learning, organizational memory, professional networking, and better communication across the employee base and the extended enterprise.