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Oakland, CA – July 14, 2009 -- Bersin & Associates, the only research and advisory firm focused on enterprise learning and talent management, today announced it will offer a free webinar, "Highlights from the New (and First) Career Factbook for HR and Learning Professionals." The webinar will be presented by Josh Bersin, president, on Thursday, July 16, 2009, at 2:00 p.m. ET. To register, go to http://events.interwise.com/?p=501972&t=7&s=bersin.
During this webinar, Bersin will share findings from Bersin & Associates’ recently published study, The Career Factbook for HR and Learning Professionals, an in-depth analysis of the demographics and characteristics of today’s HR and learning profession. Based on key findings of a survey of more than 1,300 HR and learning professionals, the webinar will help attendees gain insight into which skills and experiences translate into professional success. The session also will include statistics and trends in these and other areas: career development, professional skills and competencies, compensation, and career satisfaction and progression.
"This study was designed with the particular goal of helping HR and L&D professionals and executives understand what really drives career success,” said Josh Bersin. “This webinar is an excellent opportunity for HR and L&D professionals – as well as business leaders and others who work with them – to see not only how they compare to peers worldwide in terms of skills and experience but the biggest challenges they face in organizations today."
The Factbook can be downloaded for free by visiting http://marketing.bersin.com/HR_Career_Factbook.html.
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About Bersin & Associates
Bersin & Associates is the only research and advisory firm focused solely on research in enterprise learning, talent management, and talent acquisition. The company’s WhatWorks® membership program is designed to deliver actionable and practical guidance and to improve operational effectiveness and business impact.
Bersin & Associates research members gain access to a comprehensive library of best practices, case studies, benchmarks, and in-depth market analyses designed to assist professionals in making fast and confident decisions. Members also have direct access to analysts and a wide range of tested tools and models to address both strategic and day-to-day challenges. More than 5,000 organizations have used Bersin & Associates’ research to guide talent and corporate learning strategies.
Research areas include planning and strategy, learning programs and delivery, talent management, leadership development and succession planning, talent acquisition, technology and infrastructure, informal learning, social networking, measurement and analytics. For more information, go to www.bersin.com or call 561 455 0622, extension 223.