Settle in to a nice Saturday barbecue with these top five stories from CLOmedia.com for the week of July 13. 

1. What Learners Really Want: Listen to your learners: They want speed, diversity and adaptability in internal development programs.

2. Forget Gen Y: Are You Ready for Gen Z?: Members of Generation Z, or the iGeneration, require a different recruiting and development approach. But meeting their needs won't be as tough as learning leaders think. 

3. Turn a Boss Into a Leader: Help managers use their position for good by teaching these three skills that emphasize earning influence rather than wielding it.

4. Extreme Makeover: Learning Edition: A financial technology company self-transforms its learning department from order takers to business partners.

5. Do You Have a Company Learning Roadmap: These five elements can help create a clear route between employee development and performance and a company's mission, goals and success. 

In Other News … 

Should Americans work more? To hit 4 percent growth, we would have to, writes The New York Times. Read here

Also, wage differences are high on the list as unions begin talks with the major automakers on a new contract, reports The Wall Street Journal. Read here

Finally, the 21 biggest family owned businesses in the world, via Business Insider. Read here

Advertisement

No comment yet, add your voice below!


Add a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Comment *
Name *
Email *
Website