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Organizational & Employee Development


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HR Can Boost Workers' Skills Under New Job Training Law
In addition to giving young people job-ready skills, the new federal law revamping workforce training programs will help businesses enhance the knowledge of existing employees.

Talent Managers Need to 'Step Up'


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Emotions Play Role in Decision-Making
Feelings take precedence in decision-making for senior business leaders, according to a study on emotions and business. Researchers also discovered that executives believe values, company culture and reputation are just as important as big data when it comes to making decisions.
The New Role of HR: Anticipator
HR professionals are encouraged to evolve, anticipate and help grow leadership.
Employers’ Choice on FLSA: Train Now or Later After Millions in Damages
An Aug. 4, 2014, settlement between the U.S. Department of Labor and LinkedIn illustrates that not training employees and managers on Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) requirements may prove much costlier than providing the training in the first place.
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WHITE PAPER: Evolution of Employee Opinion Surveys—The Voice of Employee as a Strategic Business Management Tool
In recent years we have evolved our understanding of the critical concepts to measure, as well as the practical application of research methods, analytics and interventions surrounding employee surveys.


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Skills Gap
Aaron Dignan discusses the current skills gap and how he screens candidates.

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Workforce Readiness Resource Page
Visit this page for information that can help HR professionals address workforce preparedness.

Workplace Flexibility Resource Page
Read the latest on addressing work/life challenges through flexible arrangements and other strategies.

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Professional Development and Training Across Generations
Explore preferred learning styles and the level of professional development employees desire, regardless of age.
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The Collaborative Process of Setting Goals
Create goals that feed into employees' strengths and provide opportunity for growth and collaboration.
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Hidden Drivers of Success
This book provides a framework for HR managers and business leaders to identify and extract crucial information to lead their enterprise, business unit, or department to success.




Upcoming SHRM Education

Developing Effective Coaching Skills
Nov 13 - 14 | Alexandria, Va.
Employee Development
Oct 6 - 7 | Seattle, Wash.
Organizational Development & Effectiveness
Sep 15 - 16 | Alexandria, Va.
Oct 6 - 7 | Seattle, Wash.
Oct 16 - 17 | San Diego, Calif.
Performance Management
Oct 6 - 20 | Virtual
Oct 29 | Chicago, Ill.
Succession Planning
Oct 15 | San Diego, Calif.
Oct 28 | Chicago, Ill.

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