Products & Services (Jan/Feb 2016)
Performance Plus, a leader in performance improvement programs, unveiled Ideas at Work, an employee suggestion program that gives a voice to entire organizations through a turnkey, Web-based platform that makes employee ideas easy to collect, evaluate, and implement.
Development Dimensions International (DDI) launched its first animated leadership development video game, Zapp! Zone: Jane’s Dilemma. The game provides leaders with the opportunity to practice and refine their use of critical interpersonal skills.
Acendre (formerly known as NGA.NET), a worldwide leader in cloud-based talent management software, released several new People Analytics dashboards built to help federal agencies gain insight into their hiring processes. The new dashboards include the Hiring Manager Dashboard, Human Resource (HR) Specialist Dashboard, HR Supervisor Dashboard, and the Diversity Dashboard.
Mazlo, a Seattle-based company that helps people reach their full potential for personal and professional development with 10 minutes a day of real-life practice supported by private one-to-one coaching, launched a suite of two-week online “learn by doing” programs.
AG Salesworks launched its Sales Development Certification platform designed to help recent college graduates and new sales development representatives (SDRs) excel at their sales development jobs through exclusive resources and training and guide them toward the next step in their careers through exclusive career coaching services. The certification is built on a skills benchmarking tool that tests users on five core competency areas: prospecting strategy, research strategy, lead qualification, messaging, and objection handling.