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Training's Role in Employee Retention Management
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Training's Role in Employee Retention Management

Employee retention management is more than just attracting and retaining key talent through things like salary and benefits. It is...  More →

Related Topics: Training & Development , employee retention

Importance of Training to Help Prevent Workplace Violence
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Importance of Training to Help Prevent Workplace Violence

Workplace violence is a serious issue that affects millions of American workers every year. Verbal threats, harassment, physical assaults, and...  More →

Related Topics: workplace violence , AVERT , Workplace

Importance of Training to Help Prevent Workplace Violence
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Importance of Training to Help Prevent Workplace Violence

Workplace violence is a serious issue that affects millions of American workers every year. Verbal threats, harassment, physical assaults, and...  More →

Related Topics: workplace violence , AVERT

Brain Health: 15 Cognitive Activities to Help Improve Workplace Skills
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Brain Health: 15 Cognitive Activities to Help Improve Workplace Skills

It’s not only in one’s early childhood that cognitive activities are necessary to keep the brain healthy. Companies should support...  More →

Related Topics: Communication Skills , diversity and inclusion , Leadership , Professional Productivity

How to Break the Mental Health Stigma in the Workplace
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How to Break the Mental Health Stigma in the Workplace

These days, discussions about mental health, its challenges, and its importance, are more prevalent than ever. Yet, despite that, the...  More →

Related Topics: mental health , Workplace Culture

8 Ways Soft Skills Training Fosters Innovation
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8 Ways Soft Skills Training Fosters Innovation

Soft skills training fosters innovation. Incorporating soft skills training into employees’ professional development training programs not only equips them with...  More →

Related Topics: Soft Skills Training , Innovation , Company Culture , Communication Skills , Creativity , Critical Thinking , Collaboration , Teamwork , Flexibility , emotional intelligence , leadership skills

Destigmatizing Mental Health Issues Through Storytelling
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Destigmatizing Mental Health Issues Through Storytelling

Storytelling is a powerful way of destigmatizing mental health concerns in the workplace. If one admits to struggling with anxiety...  More →

Related Topics: Health & Wellness , mental health , Communication Skills , Psychological Safety , Workplace Culture

Employee Burnout: Signs, Causes and Cures
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Employee Burnout: Signs, Causes and Cures

Understanding employee burnout signs, causes, and cures can save your company billions of dollars in employee retention and health care...  More →

Related Topics: Toxic Workplace , Mental Wellness , mental health

Preventing Sexual Harassment in 3 Steps
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Preventing Sexual Harassment in 3 Steps

Sexual harassment affects the morale, health and performance of those subjected to it. The anxiety and stress produced by sexual...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , sexual harassment , hr , risk , Training , OSHA

8 Examples of Procrastination and Solutions
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8 Examples of Procrastination and Solutions

Do you know any active procrastinators? Are you one? Do you wait until the last minute to start working on...  More →

Related Topics: procrastination , mental health , Time Management

Communicating with Emotional Intelligence (EQ)
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Communicating with Emotional Intelligence (EQ)

Communicating with emotional intelligence allows us to practice empathy, boost stronger working relationships, and learn from and value co-workers. But...  More →

Related Topics: Soft Skills , Authentic Leadership , Leadership Development , eLearning

Ways Soft Skills Training Supports Company Core Values [+ Examples]
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Ways Soft Skills Training Supports Company Core Values [+ Examples]

How can companies instill their core values into the soul of their organization? The simple answer is through soft skills...  More →

Related Topics: Soft Skills Training , Core Values , Employee Training & Development , Soft Skills

Tips on Internal Organizational Communication Best Practices
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Tips on Internal Organizational Communication Best Practices

Optimizing organizational communication can powerfully impact an organization's efficacy and success. For years, poor communication has been a concern for...  More →

Related Topics: Communication Skills , DEI , Building Relationships , DISC , Employee Engagement , professional development , Employee Training and Development , Collaborative Communication

How to Practice Mindful Communication at Work
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How to Practice Mindful Communication at Work

Mindfulness practice is popular in yoga and meditation but it also applies in the workplace, specifically with mindful communication. Think...  More →

Related Topics: Soft Skills , Mental Wellness , Communication

Competency-Based Learning Tracks
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Competency-Based Learning Tracks

Based on the Korn Ferry (formerly Lominger) Competencies Research shows that 89% of best-in-class companies utilize core competencies for performance...  More →

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Active Shooter Training

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The hospital environment is not immune to the dangers posed by active shooter incidents. As hospitals are open to the...  More →

Guide to Facilitating Online Meetings
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Guide to Facilitating Online Meetings

As you probably know, facilitation is a skill. It involves communication skills, patience, and coaching skills. To do it well...  More →

Related Topics: productivity

Competency-Based Learning: Communicates Effectively
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Competency-Based Learning: Communicates Effectively

Communicates Effectively is one of the 38 Korn Ferry competencies that HSI maps our video-based learning to in order to...  More →

Training’s Role Returning to Work After Quarantine
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Training’s Role Returning to Work After Quarantine

Communities across the country are attempting to re-open and sending employees back to work. Our experience is unprecedented. As business...  More →

Related Topics: Training & Development

Competency-Based Learning: Builds Effective Teams
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Competency-Based Learning: Builds Effective Teams

Builds Effective Teams is one of the 38 Korn Ferry competencies that HSI maps our video-based learning to in order...  More →

On-Demand Webinar Recap: Stop Yelling at Me!
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On-Demand Webinar Recap: Stop Yelling at Me!

No matter where you work or what job you have, communication matters. We need to communicate with bosses, coworkers, and...  More →

Related Topics: Communication Skills

8 Steps to Successful Remote Collaboration
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8 Steps to Successful Remote Collaboration

I am fortunate to have worked as a member of many remote teams throughout my career. Over 20 years ago...  More →

Related Topics: remote work , remote , Soft Skills

The Ins & Outs of an Effective Harassment Training Program: Consistency in Training by Using Online Training
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The Ins & Outs of an Effective Harassment Training Program: Consistency in Training by Using Online Training

What does an effective harassment training program really mean? The United States workforce has come a long way since the...  More →

Related Topics: anti-harassment , harassment training , compliance training , sexual harassment

The Possible Impact of Regulatory Reductions on Workplace Safety Enforcement
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The Possible Impact of Regulatory Reductions on Workplace Safety Enforcement

On January 30, President Trump signed an executive order entitled “Reducing Regulation and Controlling Regulatory Costs,” which targets the reduction...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , Regulations , President

OSHA’s Top 10 Violations for 2018 – Learning from our Mistakes
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OSHA’s Top 10 Violations for 2018 – Learning from our Mistakes

We need to learn from our mistakes in order to not repeat them, but we can’t learn from them if...  More →

Related Topics: online safety training , OSHA , osha violations , safety training , top 5

10 Practical New Hire Training Tips
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10 Practical New Hire Training Tips

We’ve all seen the industry statistics of the number of employees who leave a company because of poor new hire...  More →

Related Topics: Training & Development , Onboarding , manager

Understanding OSHA’s HAZCOM and Globally Harmonized System (GHS) Standards
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Understanding OSHA’s HAZCOM and Globally Harmonized System (GHS) Standards

Hazardous chemicals in the workplace kill an estimated 50,000 workers each year in the United States, and an estimated 190,00...  More →

Related Topics: HAZCOM , GHS , OSHA

7-Step Plan to Increase Safety Training Engagement
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7-Step Plan to Increase Safety Training Engagement

When 75% of safety professionals identify “employee indifference” as the top barrier to excellence safety training, it’s a cry for...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , engagement , hr , job , online safety training , personal protective equipment , PPE , prevention

Why is Sales Training Important? 12 Musts in a Learning Solutions Partner
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Why is Sales Training Important? 12 Musts in a Learning Solutions Partner

Sales training is crucial! How much new business would your organization acquire and retain without high-performing sales teams? Selecting the...  More →

Related Topics: Sales , Sales Training

Leadership Lessons from 2020
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Leadership Lessons from 2020

They say hindsight is 20/20, and looking back on the last year, we’ve learned a few leadership lessons. We...  More →

Related Topics: Leadership , manager

Actively Listening? [Say Whaaaaat?]
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Actively Listening? [Say Whaaaaat?]

Of course, you’re actively listening!!! Right? Perhaps and perhaps not! What does it mean to be an active listener, and...  More →

Related Topics: Active Listening , Communication Skills , Competency-Based Learning

Skills and Best Practices for the Safety Professional
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Skills and Best Practices for the Safety Professional

Our respect and appreciation for the safety professional knows no bounds here at HSI, but we understand that isn’t the...  More →

Related Topics: Best Practices , Skills

Sample Courses
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Sample Courses

Watch a selection of our employee training and development videos on soft skills, compliance, customer service, health and wellness, leadership...  More →

NERC Standards Development in Action
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NERC Standards Development in Action

As we’ve noted in a previous post, the NERC standards development process includes all interested parties and is incredibly transparent...  More →

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Lead, Follow or Get Out of the Way
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Lead, Follow or Get Out of the Way

Lead, follow, or get out of the way. That was the motto of my grade school police patrol training camp...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Buy in , Compliance , hr , OSHA , roi , safety management , safety pro , safety training

How to Build Authentic Leadership Through Storytelling
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How to Build Authentic Leadership Through Storytelling

Why build authentic leadership through storytelling? Think about the impact Pixar movies have not only on kids but adults, too...  More →

Related Topics: Leadership , Employee Engagement , Communication Skills , emotional intelligence

Leaders vs. Managers: Two Kinds of Training in Motivating Others
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Leaders vs. Managers: Two Kinds of Training in Motivating Others

A leader not only brings a vision to their team, but motivates them to make their vision a reality. Contrast...  More →

Related Topics: Leadership

6 Traits You Don't Want in Managers
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6 Traits You Don't Want in Managers

We’ve all had to deal with leaders who have noticeable flaws, and we’ve said we would never be one of...  More →

Related Topics: Leadership

How to Get the Most Value Out of Your Off-the-Shelf Training Library
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How to Get the Most Value Out of Your Off-the-Shelf Training Library

You’ve made your decision to license a full library of off-the-shelf training videos. You’ve assigned a few required courses for...  More →

Related Topics: Off-the-shelf , Learning Ecosystem , Training & Development

How to Make Compliance Training Memorable
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How to Make Compliance Training Memorable

Can compliance training be as memorable as Julie Andrews spinning and singing in the Austrian Alps? Or Rhett Butler telling...  More →

Related Topics: compliance training , Compliance,Human Resources , anti-harassment , Regulatory Compl , Learning Cultures , Microlearning

How to Curate a Training Curriculum on Demand
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How to Curate a Training Curriculum on Demand

Today’s diverse workforce requires a training program with a wide variety of topics to address those diverse needs. It’s nearly...  More →

Related Topics: Training & Development

Measuring Safety Attitudes
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Measuring Safety Attitudes

Want to know how management really feels about safety? Or how about your employees? Join us as we launch Vivid’s...  More →

How to Buy eLearning Content for Your LMS (And Not Regret It Later)
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How to Buy eLearning Content for Your LMS (And Not Regret It Later)

Buying eLearning content is easy, but shopping for content can be a nightmare. There are so many options and factors...  More →

Related Topics: Training & Development , How to Buy , buying

How to Give Effective Toolbox Talks, Part 1: The Basics
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How to Give Effective Toolbox Talks, Part 1: The Basics

Toolbox talks play an important role in workplace health and safety programs. They provide an important balance between lengthy formal...  More →

Related Topics: toolbox talk , Safety , supervisor , toolbox

Use Training to Foster Psychological Safety
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Use Training to Foster Psychological Safety

Imagine you’ve been given the task of making your organization’s teams 75% more productive over the next three quarters—how would...  More →

Related Topics: Psychological Safety , Culture , Diversity , DEI

How to Drive Corporate Innovation with Training
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How to Drive Corporate Innovation with Training

During the pandemic we saw examples of corporate innovation as companies pivoted to adjust to new business and operations...  More →

Related Topics: Training & Development , Soft Skills , strategy

How to Promote Training Courses to Employees
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How to Promote Training Courses to Employees

Maybe your internal team has spent months getting certified, creating materials for leader-led courses, buying new software or licenses, booking...  More →

Related Topics: Training & Development , Employee Engagement

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