Expert Insights on Talent Management

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Talent-you want it, you need it, and you can't afford to lose it. Find out what it takes to recruit and retain the best people. With strong talent management, the sky is the limit.


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    Acquire insights on how to create support tools that identify personal bias for effective talent management.
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    Acquire insights on how to leverage resources for talent management.
    Acquire insights on the gaps model for closing performance gaps.
    Acquire insights on how introverts can improve their performance, by using the four p's.
    Acquire insights on the importance of trusting and developing your team members.
    Acquire insights on the importance of career conversations with your employees as a retention strategy at the workplace.
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    Acquire insights on growing your organization with evergreen talent.
    Acquire insights on digging deep for hidden talent.
    Acquire insights on hiring the right talent and finding it fast.
    Acquire insights on developing talent in your organization and why you should do it.
    Acquire insights on what you can do to retain your best people.
    Acquire insights on making the right hiring decisions for your organization.
    Acquire insights on making the most of your sales talent.
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    1.  How to Attract Talent
    1m 50s
    Incentives for attracting new people vary widely — early out Fridays; special benefits; development opportunities; compensation opportunities; etc. These change; but what never changes is; great leaders attract and retain great people. Develop your leaders. FREE ACCESS
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    2.  Attracting and Retaining Talent
    3m 12s
    Most organizations find it a challenge to attract and retain high-caliber talent. In this lesson; Campbell Jones shares Manheim’s highly successful strategy for recruitment and retainment. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Managing Your Talent
    1m 52s
    It’s easy to provide the tools and techniques that a leader can use to develop talent in others; but as William Mitchell explains; getting them to own it personally is the true challenge. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Talent Management: Tools to Identify Bias
    1m 49s
    Effective talent management necessitates an awareness of personal bias; and it's easier to create support tools than you might think. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Talent Is the Whole Ballgame
    2m 11s
    No one is over qualified. They want the best. Meritocracy is okay. The Container Store doesn’t have a human resource department. Employees recruit other employees. No one leaves (they have single-digit turnover). Nepotism is fine – you know which of your family members would love working in this environment. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Get the Right Talent in the Right Job
    4m 51s
    A promotion isn’t a reward if it doesn’t allow a person to succeed. Finding the right talent for the right job; explains Vivek Badrinath; can lead to some difficult decisions. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Leverage Your Resources
    3m 23s
    Companies like IMB and Google should 1) use the talent in their boardrooms; e.g.; as mentors; 2) leverage digital everything; especially social media; and 3) leverage their own people. Employees want to do a better job. They only need to know how. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Close the Performance Gaps
    2m 51s
    Executives and managers who are responsible for coaching talent can employ the GAPS model to close performance gaps. FREE ACCESS
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    9.  The Four P's: A Roadmap to Improving Performance
    1m 52s
    Introverts can use four P’s to improve their performance: prepare; have presence; push every day to get out of their comfort zone; and practice. FREE ACCESS
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    10.  Ditch 'Sticky Fingers' to Stretch Your Talent
    Some managers insist on doing most of the work themselves; because they like doing it or don’t trust their team or can do it faster themselves. Managers who do too much may lose high-potential talent on their team. Develop your people. Take some risks. Let go. FREE ACCESS
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    11.  Career Conversations To Keep Your Best Employees
    If you want to keep your best employees, find out how to do it in a "stay interview." FREE ACCESS
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    12.  Developing Talent
    3m 40s
    Recruiting talent isn't enough—companies need to know how to retain good employees through development. FREE ACCESS
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    13.  Onboarding Approaches
    2m 35s
    As soon as you hire someone, you start thinking about how to get them situated and working as quickly as possible. Dan Cable explores three methods that have varying levels of success. FREE ACCESS
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    14.  Untapped Talent Pools
    3m 28s
    If you can’t seem to find great talent, it might be because you’re looking in the wrong places. FREE ACCESS
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    15.  What Most Bosses Get Wrong About Millennials
    2m 50s
    Smart leaders know how to provide what millennials are seeking. FREE ACCESS
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    16.  Focus on Talent for High Performance
    3m 54s
    If you want a high-performance business, focus on your talent. FREE ACCESS
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    17.  Win the War on Talent
    2m 3s
    If you want to recruit and retain great talent, you have to have great employee experiences. FREE ACCESS
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    18.  Growing Your Organization with Evergreen Talent
    3m 20s
    The people who work for you represent the seeds of your success. As they grow and develop, so too will your organization. But how do you ensure you have the right seeds? How can you identify and nurture the evergreen talent that will grow and sustain your organization? FREE ACCESS
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    19.  Digging Deep for Hidden Talent
    For those looking to attract the best talent to their organization, the competition can be fierce. But by taking a different approach to how you look for talent, you might find there’s a lot more talent out there than you realized. FREE ACCESS
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    20.  Hiring the Right Talent, and Finding it Fast
    2m 54s
    When you need to fill a role and fill it fast, the conventional approach to seeking out talent may not meet your needs. When time is of the essence, how can you rapidly source talent? FREE ACCESS
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    21.  Developing Talent in Your Organization, and Why You Should Do It
    2m 42s
    Developing in-house talent doesn’t require expensive training courses. You can develop talent simply by delegating tasks and projects that help your team members learn. And what’s more, you can do it with no cost to your organization, while simultaneously freeing up time on your calendar. FREE ACCESS
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    22.  What Can You do to Retain Your Best People?
    2m 50s
    Job-hopping isn’t a new phenomenon. It’s been going on for decades. But managers are finally waking up to the fact that employee retention is vitally important to the health of their organizations. It’s not that you want to keep everybody on the payroll; rather, you must work to retain your best people. FREE ACCESS
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    23.  Making the Right Hiring Decisions for Your Organization
    3m 5s
    Hiring is one of your most important tasks as manager. The qualities each new hire brings will have a major impact on the health of your organization. It’s essential, therefore, that you bring an open, methodical mind to the hiring process. FREE ACCESS
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    24.  Managing to Make the Most of Your Sales Talent
    3m 14s
    When managing sales teams, the temptation is to look at your star performers and attempt to hire more reps just like them. But in reality, it’s difficult to fill every position with a star performer and you don’t need stars in every sales position. A more practical approach is to hire based on strategic impact, and the skills required to effectively fill each role. FREE ACCESS
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    25.  How to Get Talent Management on the Agenda
    3m 37s
    Believing that our managers care about our career development is one of the key drivers of engagement. That's why it's important to ensure that talent management and career development is happening even when times are challenging. Find out how to get talent management on the agenda in ways that will have greater impact and can be done virtually. FREE ACCESS


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