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Three Top HR Tech Trends

Sierra-Cedar released the 20th HR Technology Study this month. Three macro-trends were revealed: 1…

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Initial indications of a Future Online Learner survey predict continued growth in online enrollments.The survey was undertaken to identify future trends in adult online higher education and informing program development…
Monday, 29 December 2008 14:51

Workplace Conflicts Cripple and Benefit

According to a report from CPP, Inc., workplace conflict is rampant throughout the business world, with U.S. companies spending more than 2.8 hours per week — which would equate to…
“Once viewed as a stand-alone employee appraisal process designed to feed compensation and promotion decisions, performance management has now become the cornerstone of modern talent management,” says Leighanne Levensaler, director…
Thursday, 01 May 2008 05:10

Companies Spend $1,202 Per Learner

Although management represents a small percentage of the corporate workforce, it gets the lion’s share of the corporate training budget, according to Bersin & Associates’ justpublished 2008 Corporate Learning Factbook.…
Thursday, 01 May 2008 05:08

Explosive Growth for Digital Universe

For the first time, the “digital shadow” — the amount of digital information being generated about people — surpasses the amount they create themselves. And the “digital universe” is bigger…
“Onboarding” is a major factor that influences employee retention and worker productivity, according to a new report from the Aberdeen Group that was sponsored by SkillSoft. The study found that…
Thursday, 01 May 2008 05:04

Inadequate Preparation Cited

According to Softscape’s third annual “State of the Global Talent Nation” survey report, an unprecedented 94 percent of this year’s respondents do not believe that their personnel are adequately prepared…
Thursday, 01 May 2008 05:00

Internet Users Are Glued to Video

Everyone’s swimming in online video streams. Young men are the most frequent online video viewers, but U.S. Internet users of all ages are getting into the act, according to BurstMedia‘s…
Thursday, 01 May 2008 04:58

Is Your Organization ‘Anxious’?

Is your company drowning in an ocean of anxiety? According to Jeffrey A. Miller, author of “The Anxious Organization” (Facts on Demand Press, January, 2008), it could be. Consider the…
According to a study by the American Sociological Association, reported in the December, 2008 issue of the Journal of Health and Social Behavior, creative work is good for your health,…
Saturday, 01 March 2008 03:52

Money a Small Factor In Chinese Workplace

Money isn’t even in the top 10 reasons an employee in China remains on the job, according to a study conducted by Development Dimensions International DDI and the Society for…
Saturday, 01 March 2008 03:50

Many Factors May Disrupt Learning

Elliott Masie of The Masie Center recently asked learning experts about the forces that may have a disruptive (positive or negative) effect on learning in 2008. “I’ve been asking that…
Saturday, 01 March 2008 03:45

Gen X/Y Households Mostly Misunderstood?

SRI Business Consulting says that 43.4 million “Gen X/Y” households are “mostly misunderstood.” Gen X/Y households are defined as those in which the primary head of household was born after…
For her 60th birthday last October, former President Bill Clinton helped launch an online birthday greeting site for his Presidential-campaigning wife Hillary’s 60th birthday. Now you can surprise someone you…
Saturday, 01 March 2008 03:33

ILT Development Is Not a Speedy Task

According to Bryan Chapman, a chief learning strategist who consults and researches through an alliance with Brandon Hall Research, the average development ratio for instructor-led training (ILT) is 36:1, meaning…
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