Training Industry Magazine - Spring 2015 - (Page Cover3)

TRAINING T A L K INDUSTRY PO S Which soft skills area does your organization expect the largest increase in spending for 2015? INSIGHTS INTO THE VALUE OF SOFT SKILLS 9% 6% 11% Steve Nolan @stevenolan1965 4% #hardskills build resumes but employers also want #softskills. It's time to shift our thinking on workforce readiness. Ron Orme @RonOrme Gaining a competitive advantage through soft skills: Stacey Hanke @StaceyHankeInc N = 114 Collaboration Executive Development Management Training Innovation Other Which is your organization's leading frame of thinking for new ideas? Nearly 1 in 5 employers worldwide can't fill open positions because they can't find people with soft skills. Why? 5% Paul Slater @Mushcado 40% Whatever the mode of delivery, a lack of soft skills really does affect the bottom line. #peopleskills 55% Bill Path @BillPath There's hard evidence that soft skills are key to success in business: #SkillsGap 70% N = 42 Feasibility Viability Desirability T R A I N I N G I N DUSTR Y MA GAZ INE - SPRING20 1 5 I WWW.TRAIN INGINDU S T RY . C OM/ MAGAZ I NE 61

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Training Industry Magazine - Spring 2015

Soft Skills Make Up Vital Part of Corporate Training
Table of Contents
Guest Editor: Leadership: The Artichoke Effect
Focusing on Mindsets and Attitudes
The Importance of Soft Skills For Trainers
Social Simulators Bring Training to Life
The Power of Storytelling in Organizational Development
Leading Change with Resilience
Why Perspective Selling Makes Sense
Harnessing the Power of Teamwork
Collaborate to Innovate: Building an Innovation-Friendly Business Culture
Are You Using the Best Metrics to Evaluate Your Skills Training?
Influencing into the Future
Culture: The Enemy at the Gate of Innovation
Casebook: T-Mobile: Answering the Call for Leadership Development
Leadership is an Inside Job
Vendor Selection Tips for Corporate Sales Training
Checking Your Motivation to Lead
The Real ROI of Leadership Training: Soft Skills Lead to Hard Results
Closing Deals
Company News
What's Online
Training Talk

Training Industry Magazine - Spring 2015