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Grow multicultural leaders with coaching, not just business English

CLO Magazine

As workforces continue to grow more diverse, human resources and learning and development teams have embraced language training programs, such as Business English and ESL, for multicultural employees. In a recent survey conducted by Wiley Education Services and Future Workplace,“Closing the Skills Gap 2019,” fewer than half of the 600 surveyed HR leaders reported spending $500 or more to upskill individual employees. Conflicting working styles across diverse teams.

Why effective training simulations matter more than ever

Limestone Learning

With the whole world scrambling to figure out how to carry on with business in the face of the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) and its related illness, COVID-19, many organizations are dipping their toes for the first time into virtual work. What this looks like for a given organization depends on the nature of its business — What does it produce? For organizations working traditionally with face-to-face meetings and training, COVID-19 has been a rude awakening.

Leaders, Failure Is Upon You

CLO Magazine

Despite this, we often watch people move into leadership functions due to tenure, domain expertise or simply, there’s a vacancy — without any leadership qualities. There are brilliant scientists, visionary developers and accomplished educators — all highly skilled and educated professionals — who lack the skills to lead a coaching conversation or to collaborate cross-functionally on business strategy. Leaders today are destined for failure. That was harsh.