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Train them and they WON’T leave! Why upskilling retains employees

Train them and they WON’T leave! Why upskilling retains employees

There’s no doubt that you’ll have seen this clichéd quote at least once before: “What happens if we train our people and they leave?” “What happens if we don’t, and they stay!” Those greeting-card style slogans can rarely capture the whole picture, but the surrounding debate always seems to lack

Should I upskill people or hire new talent

Should I upskill people or hire new talent?

  It depends. But one thing we can agree on is that doing nothing is definitely not an option. By 2030, 94% of today’s workforce will lack the skills needed to do their job effectively. Not on our watch! The skills stakes have never been higher, and you need to

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We help you measure skills in HowNow! Here’s how we do it

Having the skills to pay the bills sounds great, but people often ignore the hard work that happens before getting to that glamorous end point. Before you’re anywhere near ‘bill-paying’ level, you’ve got to understand the skills you need, how proficient you are now and how you’ll measure progress on

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How to conduct a learning needs analysis: a step-by-step guide

At the heart of the learning needs analysis is a pretty straightforward concept, understanding which skills need to be developed to get your company and people closer to your goals.  It’s an assessment of the skills needed to perform current or upcoming roles better, and the tools for understanding the

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Everything you need to upskill team members and get it right

Upskilling is much more than just plugging the talent and skill gaps in your team, it can make your organisation more profitable and productive, keep your people more engaged and drive your employee retention rates. That’s why it’s so important to do it, and do it right! On the surface,

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Coursera’s Global Skills Index 2020 summary: Everything you need to know

Let’s face it, this report couldn’t come at a better time. We’re looking at a vastly different skills landscape in 2020, with COVID-19, economic difficulties and unemployment issues driving mass reskilling and upskilling. Coursera’s Global Skills Index 2020 highlights where we are now, tapping into their 65 million global learners