Articles By: Cornerstone

5 Ways for Effective Learning

Retaining a high-performing workforce requires closing the skills gap and developing each employee, from hire to retire. Realize the benefits of better performance and higher productivity with these five strategies for creating an effective learning strategy.

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Manual vs Automated Performance Management for Mid-Market

Manual performance reviews are rarely a welcomed activity for managers. Not only are you under the wire to submit all your employees’ reviews on time, but you’re also faced with hours and hours of recalling each employee’s performance details throughout the last few months.

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6 Steps to Performance Management Best Practices for Mid-Market

For many medium size businesses, finding the time to proactively manage employee performance is difficult. The emphasis is more often on increasing revenues and achieving stability, especially in the early days. However, as businesses grow, the need for improving staff engagement, productivity and loyalty becomes increasingly important.

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Holistic Learning Experience – Manager

Employees at all levels expect dynamic, self-directed, continuous learning opportunities from their employers. So how can L&D experts make the shift from training an employee on job-based skills to holistically developing that employee into a productive, agile, committed worker? By evolving from managing learning to curating a continuous learning experience.

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Holistic Learning Experience

We’re amidst disruption in the way people work and learn. Learning and Development as a function must adapt and go beyond the “check the box” approach, putting the learner experience front and center. Employees are now sitting in the driver’s seat when it comes to their career path. Forward thinking organizations must move from simply managing training to creating a […]

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Joining Performance & Learning

Employee management tools that are paper-driven and spreadsheet-oriented are no longer viable workforce development strategies. The modern worker wants performance evaluations to be goal-oriented and feedback-focused, with learning opportunities that are self-driven and personalized to their own career aspirations. Combining Performance with Learning helps employees and managers create meaningful career-building plans that lead to bottom line growth.

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The ROI of Talent Management

Over the past decade, talent management initiatives have become a critical priority for organizations. While CEOs see the business value of talent management— typically talent acquisition, learning, performance, talent mobility, compensation, and analytics—some organizations have found it challenging to quantify the business impact or return on such investments. If you are looking for help in building a talent management business […]

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The 5 Crucial Steps of Talent Acquisition

Talent acquisition links different phases of the hiring process by implementing a more proactive strategy that leverages more robust software solutions to better discover, communicate with, and hire top talent. Using this approach enables companies to transition out of older recruiting models by using tools that facilitate a more streamlined, cost-effective approach towards recruiting, selecting, and hiring. Discover the five […]

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