The Crucial Role of Training and Development for Nonprofit Boards

  • Posted on Dec 5, 2023

This previous quarter, the nonprofit board of the Beacon Foundation convened, their diverse backgrounds converging with a common purpose – steering the organization toward success.  Each member brought forth their unique expertise, creating a symphony of ideas. The executive director presented a bold proposal to expand outreach programs, addressing the board’s critical decision. Passionate debates ... Read More

Navigating Career Development: Upskill or Reskill?

  • Posted on Nov 16, 2023

What’s next for you at work? Your career development may be hinging on whether to upskill or reskill.  Staying ahead of the curve is essential for career growth and job satisfaction. Whether you’re contemplating a career change or seeking advancement in your current field, understanding the concepts of upskilling and reskilling is crucial. This article ... Read More

Top 10 Mistakes Companies Make in Online Employee Training

  • Posted on Oct 17, 2023

Employees want training to do their jobs well. Not surprisingly, online training has become indispensable for employee development post-COVID. However, to guarantee online professional development opportunities go beyond the traditional sit-and-get training of the past, companies must avoid common pitfalls when providing online training for their employees.  Mistakes can undermine training program effectiveness, hamper employee engagement, and ... Read More

Transitioning Careers? 10 Reasons Why You Should Consider Learning Project Management Skills

  • Posted on Sep 5, 2023

Thinking about leaving your current career for something new?  You’re not alone. At any given time, 65% of the workforce is thinking about a change in employment. And why not? On average, most Americans have a dozen jobs before retirement. Predictions suggest that Gen Z and Gen Alpha workers will change careers 25% more than their predecessors. ... Read More