Closing the Job-Skills Gap

The Peformance Improvement

Governor Rick Snyder of Michigan, like all state governors, is grappling with closing the gap between thousands of high-paying job openings and a shortage of workers to fill those jobs.

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Training Needs 3: Industry, Job, and Task-Related Needs

Your Training Edge

Summary: Some of the needs you may uncover during your assessment are related directly to the industry, the jobs within the organization, and the tasks within those jobs. So the best way to tackle these needs is to break them down based on industry, job, and task.

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Ideal Job Roles for Digitals – The Person-Technology Fit

Your Training Edge

Most jobs that attract this generation are related to 3D/4D graphic designing, social media optimization and marketing, online media management and marketing, advanced technology research, I.T. related jobs and communication technologies. The digital generation looks for jobs commencing & ending inside a room or a cubicle, basically closed spaces. A favored job industry by the digital generation is the social media industry.

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What is Your Job?

Tom Spiglanin

Why is a description of my job important, anyway? The fact is, I could apply the same skills to many other kinds of jobs. It’s not the job itself that I find challenging, it’s that I’m empowered to approach my assignments, often self-assigned, in a creative way.

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Aligning Customer Training With Certifications

From strategy to systems to job functions, it's time for us to reassess how learning and certifications are delivered together. Want to deliver a cohesive customer training certification program?

Top 5 Job Skills to Look for in Job Candidates

KnowledgeCity

The challenging part of the matter then becomes understanding which job skills fall into the “must-have” category and which don’t. With costs like these, identifying employees that possess the right job skills for your organization has never been more important.

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Training, Job Shock, and Performance

Actio Learning

When employees complete training, head back to the job, and are surprised by the velocity, complexity, or volume of work, they’re experiencing job shock. Job shock results when training lacks real world context or inadvertently misleads them about the work itself.

Using PDF Job Aids for Just-in-Time Training

Association eLearning

When someone is on the job and needs an answer fast they don’t have time to go through a whole eLearning course. This is where job aids come in, especially PDFs since they can be printed out or accessed on a device without giving the viewer the ability to edit the file.

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How does customizing of learning help to improve competencies?

Origin Learning

Origin conducted a job task analysis (JTA) study whereby tasks could be identified and mapped to duty areas. The online tool proved to be effective as it could do the following: • The solution is not limited to a single job role any more. •

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

It also creates a common language across the organization, and it improves on-the- job performance—all at a cost more reasonable than custom elearning. ? Sometimes they’re called job aids. training to the on-the-job application. Seven Simple Secrets to.

3 Ways to Save Your Training Job

Rapid eLearning

Here’s a great job board for elearning, instructional design, and training jobs. Whenever an organization needs to re-organize or make cuts to its staff, the training people are usually the first on the chopping block.

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Quinnovating for Jobs

Clark Quinn

The Foundation’s mission is to create jobs and prepare people to take them. They’ve started with Entrepreneurship programs to create new businesses, and are supplementing with job training to prepare people to staff them. It’s now official , so I figure it’s time to update you all. I’ve taken on a role of Chief Learning Architect (a slightly better title than the one originally considered) for the Wadhwani Foundation.

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Job Aids Come to Help

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Since time immemorial, job aids have been in use by workers and artisans of all kinds. A well-designed job aid helps in improving efficiency, cuts down time to get the work done, and reduces frustration. We recently spotted one opportunity for a new kind of job aid for Raptivity users. To make the selection of interaction easier and more intuitive we have put together Raptivity Album, a free job aid.

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Managers Managing Minds: Their 21rst Century Job

The Peformance Improvement

You suddenly realize that your company is the collective brainpower that comes back every morning, and your job is to enable these brains to be as smart and as effective as possible because that’s your corporate IQ. And your job is to make the company smarter by helping those brains grow smarter every day. [The following is an excerpt from a book I am writing with David Grebow --working title Managing Minds. We'd like to know what you think.]. Imagine the following.

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State of the Front-Line Manager

managers require If you choose to tackle improving how you develop front- line managers, just how big a job are you taking on? Members • 1 in 3 employees feel their supervisor is ineffective.ix • 51% of employees are actively looking for a new job or. watching for new job openings.

Job Opening: @KineoUS seeking Lead Instructional Designers

Learning Visions

We are hiring! Are you a sharp, sassy, instructional designer with at least five years experience? Can you inspire a client, lead a project team, and design fantastic learning experiences? Find out more about this Chicago-based (or remote for the right person) position

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How to Leverage Learning on the Job for Incredible Results

Pract.us

Incorporating learning on the job doesn’t mean you’ll never use traditional training channels. Here’s how: Take a look at what employees are doing on the job. Set a clear objective for learning on the job. Like any learning program, on-the-job training needs regular adjustment.

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Don't Use SAT Scores for Job Hiring

The Peformance Improvement

I was surprised (closer to shocked)to read that McKinsey & Company, Bain & Company , Goldman Sachs and other companies are using SAT scores to screen job applicants. First of all, job applicant screening is not the purpose for which the test was designed.

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Freelance writing work, freelance writers job, job for

E-learning Uncovered

Online Writing Jobs Benefits: No Boss, No Noisy Alarm Clocks, and Definitely No Schedules! There are no unrealistic deadlines and nobody Freelance writer jobs for writers of all levels. Great opportunities for freelance writers looking for well-paid job.

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4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]

the lack of transfer back to the job after participating in training. struggle with applying their new knowledge on the job. on the job.” back on the job. transfer what they learn to the job –. they apply it on the job. into performance on the job.

eLearning Course or Job Aid: Which do your Learners Need?

Bottom-Line Performance

A new emphasis on creating a learning environment with job aids available to learners where and when they need them. If you’re asking the question: “eLearning course or job aid?”, Are you trying to provide support for on the job tasks?

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How and why does continuous training lead to job satisfaction

TalentLMS

Take a minute and think of the first day on your job. You must’ve realized by now that this is never the case – no one arrives at their ideal job and then doesn’t need anything else to get by. How does continuous training lead to job satisfaction?

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Top 5 Job Skills to Look for in Your Candidates

KnowledgeCity

The challenging part of the matter then becomes understanding which job skills fall into the “must-have” category and which don’t. With costs like these, identifying employees that possess the right job skills for your organization has never been more important.

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Top 5 Job Skills to Look for in Your Candidates

KnowledgeCity

The challenging part of the matter then becomes understanding which job skills fall into the “must-have” category and which don’t. With costs like these, identifying employees that possess the right job skills for your organization has never been more important.

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Living up to the Promise of eLearning: Closing the Learning-Doing Gap

performance on the job We’re not that clear what. learned back on the job. skill on the job. the job. to practice their new skills on the job –.

Steve Jobs steps down: a homage

Challenge to Learn

This week Steve Jobs has resigned as CEO of Apple. Then Apple bought Next and Jobs returned to Apple, saving it from bankruptcy and reforming it into one of the most valuable companies in the world. Steve Jobs is a brilliant presenter. apple Steve Jobs

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10 Job-Aids That Make Online Software Training Handy [Infographic]

CommLab India

Here’s our infographic that highlights ten job-aids that make online software training handy. Training Solutions Software Training

Vale Jobs

Clark Quinn

My first job out of college was designing and programming educational computer games. So you can imagine it was with some unexpected sadness that I learned about the passing of Steve Jobs. And I think that while Jobs was at times dictatorial, as has come out, I think he did it through selling a vision inside the company as well as outside. Steve Jobs was inspiring, but he recognized it was more than just luck, it was a habit of mind that can be developed.

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Is On-the-Job Training Right for Your Business?

Pract.us

We learn most of what we know about our work “on the job,” but few companies take the time to support and encourage that learning. Training often resides in classrooms, webinars, and videos for which we take time away from the job. Are you ready for on-the-job learning?

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Move Beyond Learning to Applying: A Modern Management Development Program

performance on the job We’re not that clear what. learned back on the job. skill on the job. the job. to practice their new skills on the job –.

Hot Jobs and Happy Thanksgiving!

AXIOM Learning Solutions

The post Hot Jobs and Happy Thanksgiving! AXIOM Updates News happy ID instructional design jobs referrals session planner Thanksgiving trainingIt’s that time of year again! Don’t the holidays seem to creep up on us so fast!? It’s Thanksgiving already!

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The 100 Best Jobs | US News Best Jobs

E-learning Uncovered

Canadian Pharmacy Online. More than 5 hundreds high quality medications available to order online. Licensed and Certified products

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5 Online Tools To Make Your Job Easier

Your Training Edge

Most of us would love to develop our skills to make us even better at our jobs and progress further in our careers. Are there any tools that you use on a daily basis that save you time in your job allowing you to spend more time on your development?

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7 Tips to Prepare Yourself for a Successful Job Interview

Your Training Edge

If you’ve been invited for a job interview, it means you’ve already made a good impression on the recruiter. Now is the time to prepare yourself for the first encounter with the interviewer to make sure you grab your dream job. Heartiest congratulations!

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The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

current jobs. improve performance and be applied back on the job, it’s helpful to use these six steps. work on the job, training, experiences, communications, etc.), skill back on the job? the job, ultimately impacting your businesses bottom line.

Ethics—Who’s Job is it Anyway?

KnowledgeCity

So, who’s job is it to ensure a company is ethical? Enrich our People—with community trade programs, jobs for economically vulnerable people, fair pay, and invest in the biodiversity of local communities. The post Ethics—Who’s Job is it Anyway?

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