Resilience Rises: 4 Top Competencies of HR Professionals

Resilience Rises: 4 Top Competencies of HR Professionals

“Resilience rises.” So starts a video tweet from NASA on November 15, 2020, marking the successful liftoff of Resilience, the first NASA-certified commercial human spacecraft system in history. The phrase, it turns out, is also an apt headline for a movement closer to...
How NOT to Fail at Your Skills Development Program

How NOT to Fail at Your Skills Development Program

Most business leaders agree that skills development programs are valuable initiatives to strengthen employee and company success. Such programs can improve recruitment, employee engagement, and bottom-line business results. Yet success doesn’t happen by accident. In...
How to Develop Leadership Competencies that Work

How to Develop Leadership Competencies that Work

“The scarcest resource in the world today is leadership — leadership capable of continuously transforming organizations to win in tomorrow’s fast-changing and increasingly more competitive world.” — A.G. Lafley, retired chairman, president, and CEO of Procter...
Building Blocks for a Successful Workforce Development Plan

Building Blocks for a Successful Workforce Development Plan

A pandemic. Technological Advancements. Economic uncertainty. Skills gaps. Here are building blocks for a successful workforce development plan that weathers the storm. Workforce development leaders – in our communities and in the workplace – are facing a shift in the...
What is COVID-19 Doing to the Workforce of the Future?

What is COVID-19 Doing to the Workforce of the Future?

For our youngest professionals, those just entering the workforce after graduating from college, COVID-19 couldn’t have come at a worse time. Just as these young people prepared to enter a working world with low unemployment and vast opportunity, the coronavirus...