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    Udemy reports surge in demand for AI, IT and leadership training

    Workers are interested in applying new tech skills, as well as developing “human” skills that AI can’t replace, according to the latest data from the learning platform.

    By Carolyn Crist • Feb. 28, 2024
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    Junior employees are not ‘desk ready,’ financial services training firm says

    Concerns about workers following office mores extends beyond the finance industry, however.

    By Feb. 21, 2024
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    The HR Dive Outlook on 2022

    The year will demand employers focus on equity, total rewards and flexibility, and HR pros are the ones for the job.

    By HR Dive staff
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    Report: Employers don’t practice what they preach on skills-based hiring

    Fewer than 1 in 700 new hires benefited from businesses dropping degree requirements, Burning Glass Institute and Harvard Business School estimated.

    By Carolyn Crist • Feb. 20, 2024
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    Republicans say proposed rule would disincentivize apprenticeships

    The lawmakers’ complaints focus on administrative requirements, including mandatory disclosures and required adoption of a time-based model.

    By Feb. 20, 2024
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    To showcase ROI, learning leaders may need to clarify L&D metrics

    L&D teams should establish the purpose of measurement and incorporate key players, according to a McLean & Co. report.

    By Carolyn Crist • Feb. 13, 2024
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    While students display aptitude for in-demand jobs, their interest is low, study says

    Programs that showcase opportunities in healthcare, manufacturing, technology and finance could help pique student interest.

    By Carolyn Crist • Feb. 5, 2024
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    Mentorship is ‘priceless’ in career development, chief transformation officer says

    Being in a mentoring relationship can be rewarding, but you need to be honest about your expectations, Degreed’s Janice Burns told HR Dive.

    By Jan. 30, 2024
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    31% of hiring managers say they steer clear of Gen Z

    The COVID-19 pandemic affected the generation’s ability to acquire foundational workplace skills, ResumeBuilder’s chief career advisor said.

    By Jan. 29, 2024
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    Demand for green skills grows as companies focus on sustainability goals

    Organizations are ramping up their urgency around environmental commitments and increasing calls for skilled talent.

    By Carolyn Crist • Jan. 23, 2024
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    The lazybones, the jerk and the badgerer: 6 types of managerial FMLA, ADA offenders

    Training managers on compliance sometimes can be harder than meeting accommodation requirements, according to a DMEC study.

    By Jan. 22, 2024
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    Noncompliant workers are a $1.6M liability, study shows

    Proper and thorough compliance education can help eliminate worker understanding gaps, study authors said.

    By Jan. 18, 2024
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    Michigan invests in semiconductor training to meet demand for high-skilled talent

    For skill-focused industries, employers and governments may need to work together to meet talent goals. 

    By Jan. 16, 2024
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    Opinion

    How LVMH navigates the dynamic workforce through strategic upskilling

    Thoughtful programming enhances engagement, retention and innovation, writes Gena Smith, CHRO of LVMH North America.

    By Gena Smith • Jan. 11, 2024
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    Groupon to fund STEM training for Black students after EEOC probe

    The company had been the subject of an EEOC discrimination charge filed in 2014 by an applicant who alleged Groupon failed to hire him on the basis of his race.

    By Jan. 9, 2024
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    Out of the office or out of touch? Workers share auto reply pet peeves

    Some email away messages are more cringe-worthy than others, a survey finds.

    By Jan. 5, 2024
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    Bill would fund AI training through schools, nonprofits

    The federal bill would incorporate AI literacy as a key component of digital literacy and support training initiatives. 

    By Carolyn Crist • Jan. 3, 2024
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    Performance review season is here. Here’s how to keep it productive.

    Employers can manage the performance review process in ways that not only comfort worried workers but also encourage excellence.

    By Jan. 2, 2024
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    Opinion

    5 tips to better manage difficult performance conversations

    HR pros can ease otherwise painful performance talks by giving workers a heads-up, among other actions, Ang Brennan of Insights writes.

    By Ang Brennan • Dec. 28, 2023
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    Managers think they’re better at their jobs than they actually are, survey says

    Some valuable manager skills may not come easily to talent in leadership roles, a Checkr.com report suggests.

    By Laurel Kalser • Dec. 21, 2023
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    How to make L&D more strategic

    Too often, L&D appears to cost money without driving growth for a company, Cognota CEO Ryan Austin said.

    By Dec. 19, 2023
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    Training will be a top workplace priority in the year ahead, Deloitte says

    Executives will emphasize skills-based hiring as well, a Deloitte report indicates.

    By Carolyn Crist • Dec. 19, 2023
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    DOL rule would promote apprenticeships, tighten program labor standards

    Apprenticeships have received much attention of late as a way to funnel badly needed talent into key industries.

    By Dec. 19, 2023
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    Development during key moments — like layoffs or promotions — may improve resilience

    Investing in employees can build relationships and lead to positive business outcomes even during tough times, according to Keystone Partners.

    By Carolyn Crist • Dec. 18, 2023
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    Leadership skills becoming greater priority for 2024

    AI skills are also drawing more attention, according to trends in Coursera enrollment.

    By Carolyn Crist • Dec. 18, 2023
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    Workforce Pell bill advances out of House education committee

    Some Democrats expressed fears that for-profit programs would try to skirt consumer protection guardrails proposed in the legislation.

    By Jeremy Bauer-Wolf • Dec. 12, 2023