- THE STAFF DEVELOPMENT FUNCTION--ASSESSING TRAINING NEEDS. Michaud, Robert E. // Training & Development Journal;Aug78, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p62
Explores a systematic procedure for assessing employee training needs. Importance of input from staff development program participants; Professional development needs; Role of training professionals.
- The Wilderness Lab Comes of Age. Long, Janet W. // Training & Development Journal;Mar1987, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p30
Focuses on corporation's use of wilderness training for employee career development. Team-building in organizations; Leadership development; Basic components of a wilderness laboratory.
- A Caravan of One: Looking Beyond the Desert. Behring, Rick // Training & Development Journal;Mar1987, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p64
Presents guidelines for one-person training department. Training responsibilities in a small company; Economics of one-person training department; Career development; Suggested readings for one-person training.
- The future: Two views. Allerton, Haidee E. // Training & Development;Apr98, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p41
Presents two strategic thinkers and authors' views on training and development trends. Edith Wiener's description of powerful forces that will change how people live and work in the future; Chin-Ning Chu's explanation of how Westerners can wield the wisdom of an Asian philosophy to forge their...
- Implications of the increasing demand for career development. // Training & Development;Nov98, Vol. 52 Issue 11, p62
Talks about the strategic advantage of workplace learning. Response of employees to the message that they need to assume responsibility for developing their skills; Competitive advantage of firms that take career development seriously.
- Performance Linked Training. Nanry, Charles // Public Personnel Management;Winter88, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p457
Focuses on the association of training to employee performance and development in New Jersey. Implementation of Performance Assessment Review to reduce public sector employment; Specification of training to remedy the needs of individual employees.
- Executive modelling. // Management Today;Nov96, p9
Discusses the value of experience gained by executive assistants in the British industries. Nature of the executive assistants' job; Eradication of the position in some public sectors in Great Britain.
- Setting Up a Plan for Successful Employee Training. Sarkis, Karen // Occupational Hazards;Aug2000, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p17
Focuses on the employee training session at the American Society of Safety Engineers' conference in Orlando, Florida. Importance of welcome exercise and icebreaker; Way to keep a training session interesting and memorable; Factors to consider in an employee training session.
- Making the new career development model work. Colby, Ann G. // HRMagazine;Jun95, Vol. 40 Issue 6, p150
Studies the role of employers in the career development of employees in the United States. Paternalism and hierarchies as characteristics of former organizational structures; Importance of communication; Availability of career development tools and software; Mutual benefits.
- Professional Development Program - Your Reactions. // Training & Development Journal;Jul74, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p3
Presents readers' reactions to articles about professional development programs for employees featured in the previous issue of the periodical 'Training and Development Journal'. Significance of the study; Explanation of the various objectives set in such training programs.