Posts tagged with 'training'
Technology Is Transforming the Clinical Research WorkforceRead the rest of this entry »
The clinical research workforce is facing a transformation brought about by the rapid changes in how clinical trials are conducted.
New roles are already emerging, while traditional roles are evolving as decentralization and the technology to support the trend require new skills to effectively manage a trial where researchers and patient may rarely, if ever, meet in person.
A new whitepaper from the Association of Clinical Research Professionals details these …
Bank Uses Lockdown to Train New Managers, Refresh OthersRead the rest of this entry »
Just days before the UK announced a coronavirus lockdown, Lloyds Banking Group launched a training program for new line managers.
Even for seasoned managers, moving to an entirely virtual world while working remotely for the first time posed exceptional challenges. For new managers, it could have caused training to fall completely off the priority list.
Fortunately for the global firm, much of the program was online, and with the flexibility …
HR’s Most Critical Role Is Reskilling The Workforce For A Post COVID WorldRead the rest of this entry »
As preoccupied as human resources professionals may be with planning the reopening of offices and factories, they can’t afford to ignore the need to retrain and reskill workers says the CEO of one of the world’s largest HR organizations.
“Every HR officer should look at their talent needs and become a chief reskilling officer,” says WorldatWork CEO Scott Cawood.
In a commentary for HRDive, Cawood said the need …
Celebrate IT Pro Day By TrainingRead the rest of this entry »
Today, for IT Pro Day you could order in pizza and sandwiches to recognize the work they do. Or you could really go all out to celebrate hosting lunch and committing to give your team the time they need -- and a survey says they want -- to freshen up their skills and learn new ones.
A survey commissioned by IT management software provider SolarWinds specifically for IT Professionals Day …
Deadline Approaching to Train NY Workers About Sexual HarassmentRead the rest of this entry »
If you're a New York employer or you have staff that even sometimes work in the state, you have only until Oct. 9 to train them about sexual harassment prevention.
A highly detailed law requires employers regardless of size to provide interactive, training for all employees -- full-time, part-time, seasonal or temporary. It must be done by the deadline to avoid penalties that can run into the thousands and can …
Accenture Spends to Retrain AI-Displaced WorkersRead the rest of this entry »
As artificial intelligence makes possible the automation of ever more complex jobs, companies are faced with deciding what to do with their displaced workers. Many are simply laying them off. Others, like Accenture, are reinvesting some of their automation savings into retraining.
Accenture, one of the world’s largest employers with 470,000 employees, will spend nearly $1 billion on training this year, with a sizable share going to retrain its displaced …