Technologies like AI change how we work, providing a new depth of data and information. But more than staying abreast of technology, professional development should also encompass traditional “soft” skills to help you grow in your career.
Posts Tagged: professional development
Swimming in “shark infested waters” can be daunting, but not impossible to navigate. Here are some strategies to survive toxic work environments while maintaining your integrity and well-being.
It can be difficult for employees to develop new and stronger skills, especially since the goal of most schooling is to master only minimum levels of competency. That’s why we all need to be our own chief learning officer.
Trainings, summits, workshops, conventions and conferences — if you work in federal, state or local governments, you’ll discover events worth checking out.
There are many benefits to being a GovLoop featured contributor. Here, one program participant shares 10 reasons why the program has been so professionally and personally rewarding for her.
Instead of quitting on the job and hoping others don’t notice, unengaged employees can find ways to make their work-life more interesting.
For the ninth year in a row, we’ve compiled more than 100 of the best government conferences, seminars, trainings, expos and other opportunities — in person, virtual and hybrid — for individuals from across government and subject areas. Take a read for events to help you learn and advance in your career.
Leadership development is critically important for an organization’ success, and developing a succession plan helps put strong talent in key positions.
A growth mindset can be the difference between accomplishing our goals or letting them go. Here are some practical tips to cultivate yours.
How far would you go to invest in your professional development? What would you do if your organization didn’t have enough funding to pay for a training or workshop that contributed to your growth? What if your boss didn’t approve of your training request? These are central questions that represent possible roadblocks, hoops and challengesRead… Read more »