How Praxair Grooms Tech Talent for Business Roles

CLO Magazine

The company’s executives used learning simulations to sharpen the business acumen in technical talent and identify untapped managerial potential. • Provide insight into management’s business challenges.

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Millennials vs. Generation Z in the Workplace

KnowledgeCity

Millennials also champion work-life balance and flexibility in a job; teamwork and diversity; and using social media to communicate. Dislike of authority figures and authoritarian work environments. Independent thinkers who also enjoy working collaboratively.

Rise of the Gig Economy

KnowledgeCity

While we may lament the good old days of working at the same job for years and retiring with a gold watch, for many workers, today’s gig economy calls for a different working style and a diverse workforce that has the skills and talents required at any given time.

How to Determine which Content suits your Audience?

Disprz

With the right demographic analysis, you’ll be able to construct an imaginary environment in which this fruit seller works. By analyzing his or her WORK-CONTEXT , you will be able to gain more clarity on the way this fruit seller works—Is she self-employed?

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Fastest Growing Jobs in America: Industrial-Organizational Psychologist

OpenSesame

This position applies principles of psychology to human resources, administration, management, sales, and marketing problems. They apply psychological principles to your workplace to solve problems and improve the quality of work life. Synthesizing work styles.

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Learning Solutions Series: Web Conferencing Solutions Not Just for Meetings Anymore

InsiderHub

A shift to collaborative features According to a recent study by Frost & Sullivan , important shifts have been experienced by the vendors in the global web conferencing market over the past few years.

Employee learning and development: A new world

Aptara

Status of the market. The source found that both the users who will be taking the courses and the leaders administering them are interested in selecting tech that actually fits the contemporary work style rather than forging ahead with less than optimal solutions.

Are You Developing Global Leaders?

CLO Magazine

To remain competitive in a global economy, organizations must determine the best way to position their business and people for success; that requires strong global leadership. Goujon said there’s no getting around the impact of world events and conditions on business.

From basketball courts to Nintendo rooms, here are 9 of Chicago’s hottest tech offices

mLevel

How the space informs company culture: Our space was designed to help us celebrate our industry, promote gratifying relationships with colleagues, and simply provide for a highly supportive and rewarding work environment. Collaboration amongst our people is, of course, key to our business.

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Highlights From Day Two of the Spring 2011 Chief Learning Officer Magazine Symposium

CLO Magazine

Bill Whitmore, CEO of AlliedBarton Security Services began the morning with a keynote on how to drive business performance through leadership branding. Whitmore asked the audience if their company can distinguish value and explained why a company’s leadership brand matters in the context of creating business results. to be competitive with other countries, we have to bring our whole selves to work and embrace our differences.

Learning Management Systems that kick ass: Cornerstone OnDemand

Janet Clarey

I met Charles Coy, Director, Product Marketing, at our 2008 Innovations in Learning Conference (Cornerstone OnDemand was a sponsor). 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. We can build communities of practice into business workflows and develop social media environments.