Most large companies say that managing a globalized workforce is a top priority. Organizations with a strong informal learning culture that utilize social networking are three times as likely to develop an effective and integrated global talent pool than their less sophisticated peers, according to Bersin & Associates.
Social networking is a key tool for managers who wish to develop global talent. It allows learners to reach out to one another when they have a critical need, mentor, and coach talent. These strategies help organizations become more agile and build a truly interconnected international team.
The Best Crisis Is The One That Never Happens. But If One Does Hit Home, Be Ready To Respond. A working definition of crisis is “a significant threat to operations that can have negative consequences if not handled properly,” according to Dr. W. Timothy Coombs, writing for the Institute for Public Relations. “In crisis management, the threat is the potential damage a crisis can inflict on an organization, its stakeholders, and an industry. MORE...
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