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5 Steps to Closing the Workforce Skills Gap with Continuous Learning

Avilar

Five steps to closing a workforce skills gap with continuous learning. A review of the past 18 months highlights both abrupt changes and slower evolutions that together are shaping the skills and roles organizations need to thrive in today’s – and tomorrow’s – marketplace.

5 moves that actually increase diversity, equity and inclusion

CLO Magazine

Since the protests over the police killing of George Floyd, companies are looking for ways to combat racial bias and discrimination at work. The stats are jarring. Diversity training is often the go-to after a diversity PR disaster.

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8 steps white leaders can take to affect change post-diversity training

CLO Magazine

A common statement I hear from white mid- and senior-level leaders during or after participation in racial equity or diversity and inclusion training is, “This is complex, it’s systemic; I just don’t know what I can do to change things.”

How To Build a Learning Culture: You Asked, We Answered

Degreed

Companies often struggle to establish a learning culture. That’s why we sought to provide as many insightful perspectives as possible at Degreed VIEW: Creating a Learning Culture. These are 12 of our favorites (and the ones we thought you’d like too): 1.

7 Ways Managers Can Support Women in Leadership Roles

KnowledgeCity

Effective leaders are aware that the amount of support employees receive from management is a contributing factor, as well. Although globally, women make up 40% of the working population, they make up only 34% of the managerial positions of the world. Share the workload.

Experiential Learning Through Cultural Immersion

CLO Magazine

Diversity and inclusion is one of the most pressing issues facing companies today. But after years of rolling out initiatives that reap few to no rewards, diversity fatigue is setting in. The numbers in Atlassian’s “State of Diversity and Inclusion in U.S. Tech” show just how much diversity fatigue is affecting the tech industry. But perhaps the biggest reason for burnout is the simplest: The existing programs aren’t working.

5 Tips For Amazing, Age-Diverse, Online Training

TalentLMS

Personalized online training experiences are powerful and allow you to build a meaningful connection with your audience. Making your online training course relatable can be challenging, but doubly so for multigenerational workforces. The question is, can you really create online training that caters to everyone’s needs? How To Make Online Training More Relatable For Your Multigenerational Workforce. Understand How Generations Learn.

Do You Know Where Your 2019 elearning Budget Should Go?

Enyota Learning

It’s that time of the year when everybody who is an HR manager starts planning their eLearning budgets for 2019. Most organizations today are focused on maximizing employee performance, and eLearning has risen in strategic importance to help them make optimal use of this most valuable asset. They turn to eLearning for the immense scope of application, cost-effectiveness, and customization capabilities. can make sales training programs highly effective.

Experimental Learning Through Cultural Immersion

CLO Magazine

Diversity and inclusion is one of the most pressing issues facing companies today. But after years of rolling out initiatives that reap few to no rewards, diversity fatigue is setting in. The numbers in Atlassian’s “State of Diversity and Inclusion in U.S. Tech” show just how much diversity fatigue is affecting the tech industry. But perhaps the biggest reason for burnout is the simplest: The existing programs aren’t working.

3 Tips for Effective Title IX Compliance Training

KnowledgeCity

When it comes to Title IX compliance, you need training that doesn’t just concentrate on what Title IX is. It’s critical to know what steps to take and how to take them for issues that necessitate further investigation. Title IX is part of the Educational Amendments of 1972. The regulatory provision also holds schools accountable for off-campus incidents and even those that involve people who are not current students. Training is only the first step.

Want to boost the development of underrepresented talent? Strengthen CLO, CDO partnerships

CLO Magazine

Not only is the role of the chief diversity officer growing and becoming more vital, but it’s evolving at a breakneck speed. Implement clear objectives that can be measured to ensure DEI efforts are having the desired impact. Attract a more diverse workforce.

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Year In Review - 2017

The Performance Improvement Blog

As I usually do at this time of year, I’ve selected five blog posts from the past year that seem to have had the most interest from readers. With the publication of my new book, Minds at Work: Managing for Success in the Knowledge Economy , I have continued to focus my blog posts on a manager’s role in supporting continuous learning for all employees in the workplace. And managers will be at the center.

Bridging the Generational Gap in Your Workplace

Everwise

Thus, for the first time in history, there are five generations active in the U.S. Born from 1977-1997 , Millennials are possibly the most notorious, dominating the news cycle as writers debate back and forth how entitled, frugal, and lazy (or not) they really are. No matter what, combined with Generation Z or 2020 (born after about 1997), they are projected to make up the majority of the work force within ten years.

MARGIE MEACHAM – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

ABOUT MARGIE MEACHAM: Author and Learning Consultant Margie Meacham first became interested in helping people learn when she was a little girl struggling with first grade. She also facilitates ATD ACLP certification courses and writes one of the Top 100 blogs on neuroscience.

Celebrate Women’s History Month Year-Round

CLO Magazine

This push for women’s recognition was championed by President Jimmy Carter, who urged the nation to designate March 2-8, 1980, as National Women’s History Week. “From the first settlers who came to our shores, from the first American Indian families who befriended them, men and women have worked together to build this nation,” Carter said, 38 years ago. “Too often the women were unsung and sometimes their contributions went unnoticed.

Online training in empathic mode

KnowledgeOne

In the wake of the current health crisis, a majority of educational institutions were forced to turn to online options to continue teaching their courses. In a rush, many have been forced to opt for hyper-simplified solutions, which are not representative of the possibilities offered by online training these days. Among its approaches, the pedagogy of empathy is one that can be implemented even in simplified elearning solutions.

6 Indisputable Benefits of Soft Skills Training

KnowledgeCity

When the COVID-19 pandemic first hit, those of us who worked outside our homes found ourselves abruptly catapulted into work-from-home life. With all the hype around soft skills, it’s important to have a solid understanding of what they really are. Benefits of Soft Skills Training.

Sahana Chattopadhyay – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

ABOUT SAHANA CHATTOPADHYAY (Social Learning & Collaboration Strategist, Performance Consultant Exploring Emergent Learning, Blogger). Sahana Chattopadhyay is a performance consultant and an L&D professional with 15 years of experience in the field of academia and organizational learning. Her passion is to help organizations become learning organizations through social and collaborative learning. THE INTERVIEW: 1. We wish you the very best!

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Are Your Employees Leaving? An Employee Training Program Might Help

KnowledgeCity

The truth is, high employee turnover kills business. We’ll get into that in a moment, but first, let’s clarify the definition of turnover. There are, of course, some happy turnovers, like when an employee leaves their position for a promotion within the company.

SHRM 2018: People at the End of Every Policy

CLO Magazine

Being adaptable to change is important, but sometimes the procedures and policies in effect in the workplace are not up to date. The Society for Human Resource Management’s 2018 Annual Conference and Exposition, held June 17-20 in Chicago, included various leadership, learning and development sessions where speakers discussed the need to continue evolving workplace culture. … [There is] always something new we need to learn,” she said.

Bridging the Gap: Addressing Barriers to Women in Leadership

Everwise

The mission of EverwiseWomen is to engage emerging women leaders through a tailored learning experience. In “ 7 Ways to Support Women’s Advancement to Leadership Roles ,” Elizabeth Borges, Senior Manager at EverwiseWomen, shared insights gathered from researching the experiences and impact felt by the hundreds of women who have completed the program. Part of this comes from internal lack of confidence, and the other part comes from external signaling.

Listen: Researcher Sarah Kimmel on the future of the CLO role

CLO Magazine

Technology is indisputably transforming learning. The scope of learning in the organization is growing, and sometimes shrinking, as a result. There’s a creeping sense of unease in the CLO role, with the future both uncertain and full of opportunity.

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When Your Company Culture Doesn’t Fit: 5 Common Mistakes to Avoid

Everwise

“Ping pong tables are not, in fact, part of your culture,” wrote Mike Templeman earlier this year. These ubiquitous office morale boosters have gotten a lock of mockery as of late, but the point stands: a lot of companies seem to be mistaking perks for culture. Perks are little touches, like ping pong tables and free snacks, while culture is the company’s values, leadership style, and overall vision. Key cultural values aren’t shared by all employees.

Employee Training: The Secret to Business Success

Growth Engineering

Employee training is an easy thing to overlook. You could miss out on a whole lot of business success if you don’t train your employees. To stay at the top of their game, your employees need to be skilled in all the latest techniques, up to date with the most recent legislation and the laws that affect your sector, and engaged with their work. You need to invest in employee training within your company. Employee Training Benefits.

Reskill your Employees for Successful Human Capital Transformation

Infopro Learning

The COVID-19 pandemic has left a profound impact on most businesses and their workforce. It has also encouraged organizations to successfully drive human capital transformation and adopt digital approaches- especially for corporate learning and development. Close Skill Gaps.

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Executive Roundtable – Learning Systems Execs Q/A

eLearning 24-7

The First Time. Featuring top executives from a variety of learning systems. Companies that are on the London Stock Exchange and NASDAQ. The Format. Each executive received the same questions. For the first two questions, you will see their first and last name.

The Learning & Development Podcast: Induction That Works With Ross Stevenson

looop

The Learning & Development podcast is hosted by our Chief Learning Officer David James. Featuring L&D leaders from across the globe, each conversation focuses on hot topics in the profession. David James: Welcome to The Learning & Development Podcast.

Clark Quinn – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

ABOUT CLARK QUINN (Learning Technology Strategist): Clark Quinn, Ph.D., helps organizations align technology with how we think, work, and learn. He integrates creativity, cognitive science, and technology to lead development of strategic solutions including award-winning online content, educational computer games, and websites, as well as adaptive, mobile, and performance support systems. THE INTERVIEW: 1. How do we ensure learning faster than everyone else?

Digital L&D pt 2: What Are Resources?

looop

As Director of Talent, Learning & OD at Disney, I learned that I wasn’t actually accountable for Learning. I was not charged with embedding, accelerating or transferring learning. At a time of huge shifts in consumer, technological and wider societal shifts, I was responsible for preparing the workforce to operate in fundamentally different ways, and to operate with enhanced (if not different) skill-sets. How do successful people get things done here?

How to Create an Employee Training Development Plan

LearnUpon

Employee training is more crucial than ever. Companies with a strong learning and development culture have a competitive advantage over their rivals as its been shown to increase productivity, better employee retention, lead to a more engaged workforce, and boost customer satisfaction. .

How To Use The Employee Lifecycle To Support Your Employees’ Training Needs

Roundtable Learning

Did you know that 34% of employees who left their previous job were motivated to do so by more career development opportunities? Meet the employee lifecycle. What Is The Employee Lifecycle? The employee lifecycle is the journey an employee takes at your organization.

Corporate Training Trends 2020

Unboxed

As the end of 2019 approaches, budgets are being finalized and sales quotas are being established for the new year. Have you accounted for the cost of employee training in your 2020 budget? The Future of Corporate Learning. The question is, do you believe it?

Free learning & development webinars for June 2021

Limestone Learning

PT: How to Easily Create Multi-Language Elearning Courses Language and location present their own challenges when it comes to delivering learning to international audiences. How do you create a single course that translates into multiple languages? PT: Training Videos a Jumble?

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The Importance of Training and Development for Start-ups

Gyrus

The Importance of Training and Development for Start-ups and Small Businesses. With the hectic nature of start-up organizations today, one can easily make a claim that it is never too early to evaluate the effectiveness of a structured Learning, Training, and Development program. It is best to establish clear methods and processes in which the business as a whole can easily achieve their lofty goals. Skill-Gaps.

How To Enhance Employee Engagement In Compliance Online Training

Growth Engineering

Are employees nodding off during compliance online presentations? Is boredom becoming an obstacle for corporate eLearning success? In this article, I’ll share 9 tips to enhance employee engagement in compliance online training. It has the power to distract employees from the key takeaways and rob them of the benefits your online training course provides. So, how do you beat the boredom and enhance employee engagement ?

How to Create an Employee Training Development Plan

LearnUpon

Employee training is more crucial than ever. Companies with a strong learning and development culture have a competitive advantage over their rivals as its been shown to increase productivity, better employee retention, lead to a more engaged workforce, and boost customer satisfaction. .

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. The list focuses primarily on the use of eLearning, technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration. Please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change; thus, CHECK the specific conference website. All Internet addresses were verified at the time of publication. Online.

8 Advantages to Hiring Your Team Internationally

Your Training Edge

Did you know? A British study from the National Institute for Economic and Social Research says hiring your team internationally allows your business to become more efficient! You can worry about the skilled workers in your own country all you want but you can’t refute the claims of a government-backed study. We live in a society where the labor market has increasingly become international. International Teams Are Easier on the Pocket.

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Free learning & development webinars for April 2021

Limestone Learning

Here we are in the throes of tax season, waiting with bated breath for vaccine news, recovering from housefuls of kids over spring break — and trying to cram a full work week in before the Easter Bunny comes. Is capability the same as competency? Who writes the test questions?

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Re-energising the workforce: Six priorities to beat fatigue

Brightwave Group

At our latest Learning Studio Session, we looked at learner fatigue and how to re-energise your learning culture. The ability to swiftly learn, unlearn and re-learn essential skills and behaviours is the key competitive edge in the new working reality. But when they only have 24 minutes a week to devote to their development, how do we reorient L&D to meet the needs of tomorrow’s ever-pressured learners?