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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 23 Excellent Professional Development Tools for Teachers | 21st Century Technology Integration

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 23 Excellent Professional Development Tools for Teachers | 21st Century Technology Integration | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Talking about professional development brings to my mind memories of those days when nothing called internet ever existed. I still remember how hard it was to dig for resources and learning materials but yet we learned.
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Personal Development | SkillsYouNeed

Personal Development | SkillsYouNeed | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
It is never too late to learn new skills and develop yourself. Personal development can help you to set goals and reach your full potential.
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How to get the most out of Millennial workers? Teach them new skills

How to get the most out of Millennial workers? Teach them new skills | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
In this period of transition, how can we help individuals and organizations quickly adapt to a changing labour market and upskill to new ways of working?
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The importance of social skills and self-awareness to your career

The importance of social skills and self-awareness to your career | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Dr Travis Bradberry looks at the role of social skills – and the types of workers without them.
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Expanding Education and Workforce Opportunities Through Digital Badges

Expanding Education and Workforce Opportunities Through Digital Badges | Workforce Development | Scoop.it

This report explores digital badges and how they can be used to improve student learning and outcomes, as well as expand vocational and interest-based skills for learners of all age.


Via Alberto Acereda, Ph.D.
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16 skills students need to learn today to thrive tomorrow

16 skills students need to learn today to thrive tomorrow | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Will classes in curiosity, problem-solving and creative thinking soon be on the curriculum? Our latest report thinks it should.
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The Goals and Dimensions of Employer Engagement in Workforce Development Programs

The Goals and Dimensions of Employer Engagement in Workforce Development Programs | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Employer engagement is an important strategy for workforce development programs. Federal grant programs and philanthropic initiatives have increasingly pushed workforce organizations to be more
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The skills employers really want

The skills employers really want | Workforce Development | Scoop.it

A new study shows that in all jobs, "soft skills," such as writing, communication and organization, are highly valued.

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It Takes a People Ecosystem to Future-Skill Your Workforce - ATD (blog)

It Takes a People Ecosystem to Future-Skill Your Workforce - ATD (blog) | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
“Amy Lui Abel and Sherlin Nair detail a new report from The Conference Board, Future-Skilling Your Workforce, which confirms that finding, developing and retaining talent is critical for sustaining productivity and profitability.”
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The Best Jobs Now Require You To Be A People Person - FiveThirtyEight

The Best Jobs Now Require You To Be A People Person - FiveThirtyEight | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
“Are you good at math? A computer whiz? Well, great! Presumably your “hard skills” are a surefire ticket to a high-paying job. Well, maybe that used to be the case. But it’s not necessarily so anymo…”
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Infographic | Ageing workforce and the future workplace.

Infographic | Ageing workforce and the future workplace. | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Mercer has surveyed over 80 companies to find out how the issue of ageing workforces affects them
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Count us in: our need for quantitative skills has never been greater - The Guardian

Count us in: our need for quantitative skills has never been greater - The Guardian | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Athene Donald: A report from the British Academy throws our lack of numeracy skills into sharp relief
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Key Concepts in Account Management!

This slide presentation was given by AH2 & Beyond Consulting and is for illustration purposes only to show how AH2 & Beyond Consulting can help facilitate thes…
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Migrants need support to learn English | RIPPLE | Education | Latest news | CSU News

Migrants need support to learn English | RIPPLE | Education | Latest news | CSU News | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
English language skills assist multilingual speakers' participation in Australian society: research @CharlesSturtUni https://t.co/DxDmuP62nJ
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A Harvard Psychologist Says This Trait Matters Most: 10 Ways to Make a Great First Impression

A Harvard Psychologist Says This Trait Matters Most: 10 Ways to Make a Great First Impression | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Amy Cuddy says people answer one question when they first meet you -- and that answer lays the foundation for a business relationship.
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The right workforce, today and tomorrow

The right workforce, today and tomorrow | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Firms must synchronize their business, people strategies. Strategic workforce planning can help determine their needs, now and in the future.
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Nonacademic Skills Are Key To Success. But What Should We Call Them?

Nonacademic Skills Are Key To Success. But What Should We Call Them? | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Half the picture of student success is something other than academic. So why can't someone come up with a better name for them?
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Labour Min 2016 -

Labour Min 2016 - | Workforce Development | Scoop.it

A summary of pertinent employment graphs to provide a simple understanding of the current landscape

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The 10 Communication Skills Every Entrepreneur Must Master

The 10 Communication Skills Every Entrepreneur Must Master | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Today's field of communication is much wider than the fields available to generations past. Are you maximizing your message?
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MTC Australia and Holroyd City Council implement local work experience initiative

MTC Australia and Holroyd City Council implement local work experience initiative | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Holroyd Council and MTC Australia have implemented an innovative education and work experience program for local residents who are participating in the Skills for Education and Employment program (SEE).
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Common Core and Professional Development: Survey Results - Education Week

Common Core and Professional Development: Survey Results - Education Week | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
New data from the RAND Corp. tracks teachers' PD needs, with a focus on topics connected to the common core.
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Baby Boomers Still Got Game; Where Does That Leave Gen X, Gen Y? - Huffington Post

Baby Boomers Still Got Game; Where Does That Leave Gen X, Gen Y? - Huffington Post | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Boomers still "got some game" in their life and work and, unfortunately for Millennials who were poised to take the field, they have hit what I called the "gray ceiling" -- the inability of younger generations to be promoted and move up the...
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Virtual volunteering gains momentum in a digital, flexible work culture - Tech Page One

Virtual volunteering gains momentum in a digital, flexible work culture - Tech Page One | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Lory Manrique-Hyland was looking for an opportunity to volunteer with her team, but was challenged by family and career commitments that make for packed days.
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Engaged Students Will Become Engaged Workers

Engaged Students Will Become Engaged Workers | Workforce Development | Scoop.it
Erik Wahl discusses how business needs to help transform the education system so that it produces engaged studentswho will become engaged employees
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