Workforce training during times of transition

November 16, 2012

When a new leader steps into an organization struggling to find its way, they often need to shake things up. This can involve a combination of new personnel, policies and strategies that transform the company culture and its approach to short-term and long-term goals. Continue reading

Electronic Arts Inc. and bringing on thousands of new hires in a short time

November 15, 2012

The way the world consumes media is a lot different today than it was 50, 25 or even 10 years ago. Take the video game industry, for example. Continue reading

Learning management systems bolster people management practices

October 18, 2012

Talent acquisition is important for most businesses, but how you manage those individuals will dictate their happiness and willingness to help a company grow. Continue reading

Egalitarian or hierarchical workplace environment?

August 17, 2012

Do individuals prefer to have bosses or be on equal footing with everyone they work with? The answer might surprise you. A new study suggests that in the working world, a hierarchical system is more widely accepted, and not just by those in top-level positions. Continue reading

Training is key for positive employee engagement

August 10, 2012

Training magazine recently did a little detective work. The objective was to sniff out common threads among successful companies that are also popular destinations for workers. Continue reading

With projections of growth, trucking industry needs more training for new hires

July 16, 2012

While the ATA predicts a growth in the industry, many companies are experiencing trouble hiring drivers. Continue reading

Workforce training and academic credentials may be best employment solution

June 18, 2012

As many businesses complain that there aren’t enough qualified candidates to fill their workforce needs and job seekers say that companies are being too picky on who to hire Continue reading

Connection, interaction and multimedia are key for employee training

June 4, 2012

When it comes to training employees, keeping the sessions upbeat and positive can be a challenge for any HR manager or executive, no matter how many times they’ve done it themselves Continue reading

Company turns corporate training software into video game

June 1, 2012

Although employees may not fall in love with the game itself, the goal is to at least make HR training more enjoyable. Continue reading