A 16-week academy for leaders holds key to future growth, company officials say.Read More
Why multinational companies need to invest more in language training.Read More
Companies have been slow to bring analytics-based decision-making to their people practices, but that's changing. Read More
Large U.S. firms tripled their spending on social tools such as internal blogs, wikis and communities of practice in 2012, a new report says.Read More
Infusing comedy into workplace culture has the potential to improve employee communication skills, build a tight-knit team of employees and lower turnover rate.Read More
Software by HarQen Inc. enables automated phone screening of applicants, but the technology takes getting used to.
Rockwell Automation discovers the key to diversity training.
Flat training budgets present workforce challenges amid a flurry of regulatory changes.Read More
Oakland, California-based research firm Bersin & Associates says companies with a sophisticated approach to employee development averaged three times higher revenue growth from 2008 to 2011.
Research shows multitasking at work costs companies billions of dollars a year in lost productivity. A growing mindfulness training industry hopes to remedy that by offering workplace instruction in the ancient principles of mindfulness.Read More