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June, 2018

Grow • Engage • Inspire


Topic Spotlight – Talent Acquisition: The Collective Skills Needed to Get the Job Done

Being an Effective Team Member makes your group more successful and impacts you and your life. The resources below are available in HHS Learning Management System (LMS) to inspire and assist you in being the best team member you can be, take a moment and check them out today.

Resource Title Description Resource ID Duration or Pages
Planning for Skills Needs and Managing Performance In this course, you'll learn about the role of HR in talent management, how to identify the skills your organization needs, how to satisfy these needs through planning to recruit, train, and promote talent as your organization requires it, and how to manage performance successfully within the framework of talent management. ahr_02_a01_bs_enus 26 min

Resource Title Description Resource ID Duration or Pages
Developing Talent Recruiting talent isn't enough—companies need to know how to retain good employees through development. 128069 4 min
Close the Performance Gaps Executives and managers who are responsible for coaching talent can employ the GAPS model to close performance gaps. 112265 3 min

Resource Title Description Resource ID Duration or Pages
Faster Together: Accelerating Your Team's Productivity
Audio Book
Don't Slow Down-Team Up! With countless emails, constant communication, cascading deadlines, and seemingly endless meetings, it's a wonder any of us gets anything done these days. You can try working harder or faster or smarter, but what really makes the difference is "teaming well." 135248 389 min
The Talent Equation: Big Data Lessons for Navigating the Skills Gap and Building a Competitive Workforce At every stage of the employee life cycle, a data-driven approach to HR can help companies make smarter decisions about their most important asset: their people. 59096 256 pages


Desktop Skills Spotlight
Resource Title Description Resource ID Duration or Pages
Microsoft Word 2013: Create a Template Microsoft Word 2013 lets you save your frequently used documents as templates, thereby saving you time by not having to recreate static content and layout information, as well as maintaining a consistent look to your documents. 52077 4 min
Microsoft Excel 2010: Templates Templates are premade forms in Microsoft Excel 2010 that can provide a lot of the labels and formulas you might need without having to set them up. You can create your own or use built-in templates in Excel. In this video, Adam Wilcox demonstrates how to open, save, and modify templates. 47977 5 min



Talent and Organizational Development
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
330 C Street SW, Suite 2100 Room 2000
Washington DC, 20024
Phone #: (202) 260-1903
Email: tod.communications@hhs.gov


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