The Talent Development Body of Knowledge: The Definitive Resource for the Talent Development Profession

  • 13h 24m
  • Association for Talent Development
  • Association for Talent Development
  • 2022

The definitive resource for the talent development profession.

Accessible anytime, anywhere, on any device, the TDBoK offers a deep dive of the concepts within the Talent Development Capability Model, the framework that tells talent development practitioners what they need to know and do to develop themselves, others, and their organizations. This first-of-its-kind resource for information on the field was developed with more than 60 subject matter expert contributors and incorporates curated perspectives from thousands of publications. The TDBoK gives you the means to define the personal, professional, and organizational impact capabilities required for success—today and in the future.

The Talent Development Capability Model is the foundation for ATD CI’s certification programs, the Associate Professional in Talent Development (APTD) and the Certified Professional in Talent Development (CPTD). The TDBoK can serve as an important resource for exam preparation.

Learn more about professionalizing yourself through ATD’s certification programs. Get ready with an ATD prep course. Bonus: The TDBoK is included with your preparation course registration.

This subscription gives you 12 months of access to the Talent Development Body of Knowledge. Already have the digital subscription and want the print add-on? Add the print version. Want both the subscription and the print version? You can get a bundle of both.

In this Book

  • Foreword
  • Introduction
  • Communication
  • Emotional Intelligence & Decision Making
  • Collaboration & Leadership
  • Cultural Awareness & Inclusion
  • Project Management
  • Compliance & Ethical Behavior
  • Lifelong Learning
  • Learning Sciences
  • Instructional Design
  • Training Delivery & Facilitation
  • Technology Application
  • Knowledge Management
  • Career & Leadership Development
  • Coaching
  • Evaluating Impact
  • Business Insight
  • Consulting & Business Partnering
  • Organization Development & Culture
  • Talent Strategy & Management
  • Performance Improvement
  • Change Management
  • Data & Analytics
  • Future Readiness
  • Glossary
  • Acronyms


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