Training and Development

iCIMS Recognized as Finalist for Customer Service Department of the Year Award

By HR Vendor News | January 26, 2010

HAZLET, N.J. (January 26, 2010) iCIMS, the second largest provider of talent acquisition solutions, announced today the company’s nomination as one of fourteen finalists for “Customer Service Department of the Year” by the Stevie® Awards. Competing with over 500 entries in this global awards competition, iCIMS was classified as a leader in the IT &…

Profiles International Announces Rosewood Hotels & Resorts as a 2009 Outstanding Client Winner

By HR Vendor News | January 26, 2010

Austin, TX, January 26, 2010 — Profiles International recognizes Rosewood Hotels and Resorts as a 2009 Outstanding Client. Since partnering with Profiles International in 2004, Rosewood has reduced turnover and increased productivity. Rosewood uses two products — ProfileXT® and Customer Service Profile™ (hospitality version), and has successfully lowered recruiting costs and increased employee engagement. Rosewood…

Black & Decker shows how to make learning mobile using CERTPOINT technology

By HR Vendor News | January 25, 2010

[Thursday 21st January] 2010, Rob Sharpe, Black & Decker’s Director of Sales Training and Recruiting is to talk on mobile learning at the Learning Technologies Conference, London, UK. During the presentation, Rob will demonstrate how using the company’s integrated learning management system CERTPOINT VLS was central to its success. Taking place on January 28, Rob’s…

PrincetonOne CEO Dave Campeas Recognized as 2010 Superstar by HRO Today Magazine

By HR Vendor News | January 15, 2010

Skillman, New Jersey — January 14, 2009 — PrincetonOne, a total recruitment services provider based in Skillman, NJ, announced today that President and CEO Dave Campeas has been named to HRO Today magazine’s list of 2010 Superstars. HRO Today is a leading magazine for the human resources outsourcing industry, read by over 70,000 HR executives…

Webinar Highlights Success of FedEx Latin America in Increasing Employee Engagement, Decreasing Employee Turnover

By HR Vendor News | January 14, 2010

SEATTLE (Jan. 14, 2010) — Low employee engagement and morale can lead to under-performing teams and affect business results. In 2008, a key FedEx Latin American department was experiencing increased employee turnover and low employee engagement. Join Jeff Kinsley, FedEx division manager of learning and development for Latin America, as he explains how he virtually…

Interaction Associates Announces 2010 Professional Workshops

By HR Vendor News | January 6, 2010

San Francisco. CA – December 7, 2010 – Interaction Associates, Inc. (IA) today announced open registration for its highly popular workshops to develop collaborative skills, facilitative leadership, and training capabilities scheduled for 2010 in Cambridge, MA and San Francisco, CA. “With the economy in recession, a professional competence advantage is important. Our professional skills workshops…

WorkSimple Releases First Talent Management System to Combine Informal Learning and Innovation on One Simple Platform

By HR Vendor News | December 17, 2009

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif – December 17, 2009 — WorkSimple today announced new functionality to its performance management and learning solution that enables businesses to drive innovation from within their existing workforce. With this latest release, WorkSimple is now the industry’s first talent management provider to blend innovation, informal learning, and performance management on one easy-to-use…

FedEx Latin America Increases Employee Engagement, Decreases Employee Turnover

By HR Vendor News | December 16, 2009

SEATTLE (Dec. 16, 2009) — Low employee engagement and morale can lead to under-performing teams and affect business results. In 2008, a key FedEx Latin American department was experiencing increased employee turnover and low employee engagement. FedEx implemented a 360-degree evaluation tool from RealTime Performance and virtually stopped employee turnover, increased employee productivity and improved…

AIRS Launches SearchLab and XtremeLab 2010

By HR Vendor News | December 15, 2009

December 15, 2009—-Lebanon, NH—-AIRS, a market leader in recruitment training today announced the launch of SearchLab and XtremeLab 2010. The new and enhanced classes are now offered virtually and on-site in over 40 U.S. cities. AIRS SearchLab and XtremeLab classes offer cutting edge insight and time tested tools recruiters can apply instantly. Considered the gold-standard…

By HR Vendor News | December 8, 2009

HR consulting firm helps companies reduce costs by enabling employees to get help directly from the EAP, instead of unnecessary visits to health care providers NEW YORK / DECEMBER 2, 2009 – Corporate Counseling Associates (CCA) is offering Employee Assistance Program (EAP) “gatekeeper” services that can help employers contain costs while complying with a new…