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Friday, August 16, 2019
How best can acquisition professionals meaningfully contribute to the success of their agencies’ short-term and long-term goals? The easy but routinely incomplete answer is for them to be...
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Friday, August 16, 2019
Workplace dysfunction occurs whenever members of a team lack the confidence and desire to work together toward a common purpose. Much like a contagious disease, dysfunction spreads from...
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Thursday, August 15, 2019
There is widespread agreement that soft skills are important, and equally widespread definitions on what constitutes a soft skill. Do a quick web search; according to the sea of literature,...
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Wednesday, August 14, 2019
We’ve all taken compliance training that does nothing to change our behaviors at the teller line, banker desk, or underwriting cubicle. We can all answer the appropriate questions on a...
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Wednesday, August 14, 2019
When we think of employee training, we often associate a formalized employee onboarding program that sets up learners to succeed in their subsequent roles. However, with our current...
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Wednesday, August 14, 2019
At North Highland, like at many other companies (I imagine), whenever we are doing something in the leadership development space, we know we will inevitably hear, “How will you measure...
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Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Recently I spoke at the ATD 2019 International Conference & Exposition and shared the story of an infamous swim coach. Self-trained in the art of teaching kids, his first lesson consisted...
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Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Implementing a dynamic sales development approach can be a game changer for companies. When aligned to a larger business strategy, sales enablement can add value at every level within the...
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Wednesday, August 14, 2019
In this age of automation, organizations need to adapt to stay competitive. A report from Willis Tower Watson states that employers expect 17 percent of work to be automated by 2020. As...
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Monday, August 12, 2019
To convince leaders that a culture of learning can solve the skills gap problem, you need them to connect skills gaps to engagement and other key business metrics. Today, it would be hard...
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Monday, August 12, 2019
In my last piece, I explored the effects of Industry 4.0 on current-day manufacturing. The addition of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to the assembly line has completely...
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Monday, August 12, 2019
Can we all agree that today’s world is complex and that we live in unprecedented times?Can we all agree that today’s world challenges us to find new ways to work together?Can we all agree...
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Friday, August 9, 2019
“Building engagement is the best approach to preventing burnout. People who are engaged with their work are better able to cope with the challenges they encounter and thus are more likely...
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Friday, August 9, 2019
When posting a position on a job board or hiring site, the goal is to get the best candidate possible to fill the position. So why are so many interviewers still asking ineffective...
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Wednesday, August 7, 2019
You’ve done a great job at what you’ve been doing—maybe as a marketer, a customer service rep, or a clinical nurse. So, you’re “rewarded” with a promotion to a leadership position. The...
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Wednesday, August 7, 2019
It was during July and August a few years ago when I studied for the Association for Talent Development’s (ATD) Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP) Knowledge Exam....
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Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Organizations face a common challenge: developing tomorrow’s leaders.Federal agencies need a new type of leader to meet new challenges and opportunities—leaders with skills and capabilities...
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