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4 Reasons Why Soft Skills Training Is a Good Investment

August 18, 2020

Many employees place a lot of value on working for a company where they feel like they are given opportunities for professional development. But according to Gallup, only slightly more than a third of managers strongly …

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Announcing Pathways: Guided Journeys to Skills-Based Outcomes

August 10, 2020

Employees want to learn and grow, but they don’t always know where to start. They often look to their employers for guidance, but organizations do not always have resources to create structured development plans for their …

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Why employee management training software is crucial

August 6, 2020

Developing your employees is crucial, but without an employee management training software, your employee development initiatives can fall flat. If you’re investing time and money into these programs, you want to make sure that they are …

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7 Ways to Improve Employee Development at Your Organization

July 30, 2020

Investing in employee development is something that can pay off tenfold in the long-term. Doing so helps attract great employees, keeps employees engaged, strengthens the internal talent pipeline, and helps an organization be adaptable and future-ready. …

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5 Reasons to Invest in Employee Development Now

July 28, 2020

By now, many employers know that employee development matters to employees. The research backs it up. In a 2016 Deloitte survey of millennials, 63% said their leadership skills were not being fully developed, and 71% of …

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#LeadersForGood: Dave Rapaport of Ben & Jerry’s on Corporate Activism and Linked Prosperity

July 22, 2020

As we grapple with all of the changes happening in our world right now, many companies are trying to step up to the plate. Corporate activism is now front and center as a  topic of discussion. …

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#LeadersForGood: Cerys Cook of BlueDot on Managing a Team That Is Leading the Curve on COVID-19

June 24, 2020

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, organizations have had to quickly consider how a disease outbreak would affect their operations and outlooks. But for BlueDot, the whole company had been doing exactly that for years. And when the …

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#LeadersForGood: Elizabeth Baxter of Torchy’s Tacos on the Importance of a Caring Team

June 16, 2020

Right now, we all know that good leadership is absolutely essential. But there is no cookie cutter recipe for what that looks like. Every industry and every company is different, and during the time of COVID-19, …

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#LeadersForGood: Marcy Levitan of Aunt Bertha on Prioritizing Social Care from the Inside Out

May 27, 2020

In the midst of COVID-19, many companies are stepping up to the plate to create initiatives to support employees and their communities at large. For some companies, this requires an extra effort to brainstorm ways to …

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#LeadersForGood: Dena Upton of Drift on Putting Employees First

May 20, 2020

Now is the time when good leadership, or lack thereof, will make a difference. Companies today will be remembered tomorrow for how they reacted as an organization to support their employees, and society at large. Luckily, …

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What are Soft Skills and Why Should We Call Them ‘Power Skills’ Instead?

May 18, 2020

Over the years soft skills, or ‘power skills’ as many now refer to them, have become more revered in the professional world. While more traditional professional hard skills like managing a budget, coding, analytics, and writing …

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