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The Changing Nature of the Workforce

January 25, 2013 | Jay J. Jamrog

In the recent past, we have experienced shortages in specific occupations for short periods of time. Today, however, authorities in this area predict that for the next 10 to 20 years the United States will, except during serious economic ...

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HR Shared Service Centres

January 25, 2013 | CIPD

From CIPD, this detailed factsheet gives introductory guidance on HR shared-service centres. It (1) considers the role of HR shared service centres (2) explores key considerations in designing an HR shared service centre (3) outlines some ...

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THE RECRUITER'S GUIDE to online job marketing

January 25, 2013 | Joanna Sherriff | Decision Toolbox

Standing out from the crowd - supercharging your online job openings to target top talent. A job ad is one of the most critical elements in your online recruitment process.
Get your message wrong, use an unfamiliar job title, forget to include ...

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Addressing the Aging Utility Workforce Challenge: ACT NOW

January 25, 2013 | Patty Bruffy | IBM

For several years, industry writers have been warning of the "impending aging workforce crisis." Demographic data has been analyzed and presented, and numerous conferences have been held to discuss the issue. However, utilities can no ...

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QUICKSAND - A Guide to Recruiting in a Wired World

January 25, 2013 | Carol Barber, Executive Vice President | Bernard HODES Group

Through data, case studies and anecdotal feedback, Quicksand provides an objective review of what's wrong with corporate recruiting today, especially online.It also provides practical solutions that can help companies fix their problems and ...

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Unplug Your Ears and Listen

January 25, 2013 | Harvard Business Review

There's a wonderful scene in The Odyssey when Odysseus prepares himself to steer his ship and his men past the treacherous Sirens, creatures who sing a seductive song that can lead a person astray. It's a great moment in literature ...

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On the Road to Talent Management: Steelcase

January 24, 2013 | Josh Bersin

Starting with a manual competency assessment program established in 1992 for recruiting and performance reviews, Steelcase has now automated the entire employee development process.

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Executive Education at the US Navy: Flag University

January 24, 2013 | Josh Bersin

How the US Navy uses technology to train Admirals - top executive education. This is a detailed case study of Flag University, the US Navy top executive education program (7 years in length) to create seasoned global leaders.

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