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ATD 2021 International Conference Offers 3 Ways to Participate

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 6:30pm

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The ATD 2021 International Conference & Exposition has moved its location from Los Angeles, California, to Salt Lake City, Utah.

Key Points: 
  • ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The ATD 2021 International Conference & Exposition has moved its location from Los Angeles, California, to Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • ATD is redesigning the conference experience to give the global talent development community multiple ways to participate in ATD 2021.
  • This conference experience will be organized by ATD chapters, international partners, and others, and it will feature a live stream of select conference programming.
  • ATD supports talent development professionals who gather locally in volunteer-led US chapters and international member networks, and with international strategic partners.

Choice Hotels Named Association For Talent Development BEST Award Winner For Second Consecutive Year

Monday, February 8, 2021 - 2:00pm

ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world's largest lodging franchisors, has been named a 2021 BEST Award winner by the Association for Talent Development (ATD) for a second year in a row.

Key Points: 
  • ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world's largest lodging franchisors, has been named a 2021 BEST Award winner by the Association for Talent Development (ATD) for a second year in a row.
  • ATD is the talent development industry's leading international association, and to receive the organization's prestigious BEST Award, companies must demonstrate outstanding talent development practices that enable organizational success.
  • "Our dedication to associate development enables us to attract new talent, retain top talent, and promote key contributors.
  • To be eligible for a 2021 BEST Award, organizations submitted extensive quantitative and qualitative information to ATD about their talent development practices and programs.

Teachers Exiting K-12 Education Find Career Opportunities in Talent Development

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 4:00pm

Where can teachers turn for career alternativesand ones that will allow them to still utilize their education skills and expertise?

Key Points: 
  • Where can teachers turn for career alternativesand ones that will allow them to still utilize their education skills and expertise?
  • Teachers to Trainers: Apply Your Passion and Skills to a New Career, edited by ATD senior content manager Lisa Spinelli (ATD Press, October 2020), provides a view of a different education systemone that focuses on adult learners and the corporate world of talent development (TD)and introduces teachers to TD career opportunities that offer career growth and development.
  • For teachers transitioning into talent development positions, there was little to no guidance on what a new career would look like.
  • In this regard, talent development offers wonderful career opportunities that need and welcome teachers' skills and passion for instructing.

ATD Virtual Conference Highlights Today's L&D Trends for Tomorrow's Future Workforce

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 6:30pm

ATD Virtual Conference: Unleash Potential , which will take place online October 2630, includes more than 60 hours of educational programming spanning six tracks: instructional design, training delivery and facilitation, measuring impact, technology application, organization development, and the future of work.

Key Points: 
  • ATD Virtual Conference: Unleash Potential , which will take place online October 2630, includes more than 60 hours of educational programming spanning six tracks: instructional design, training delivery and facilitation, measuring impact, technology application, organization development, and the future of work.
  • Timely sessions on building a strong diverse and inclusive workplace culture are designed to help TD and HR leaders plan and prepare for the future workforce and workplace.
  • ATD Virtual Conference: Unleash Potential also includes daily Zoom networking roundtables and events where attendees will be able to discuss each day's educational programming and make new connections.
  • ATD supports talent development professionals who gather locally in volunteer-led US chapters and international member networks and with international strategic partners.

Genpact Receives Association for Talent Development BEST Award

Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 1:15pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Genpact (NYSE: G), a global professional services firm focused on delivering digital transformation, today announced that it is a 2020 winner of the Association for Talent Development's (ATD) BEST Award, the talent development industry's most rigorous and coveted honor, acknowledging organizations that demonstrate enterprise-wide success.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Genpact (NYSE: G), a global professional services firm focused on delivering digital transformation, today announced that it is a 2020 winner of the Association for Talent Development's (ATD) BEST Award, the talent development industry's most rigorous and coveted honor, acknowledging organizations that demonstrate enterprise-wide success.
  • Being recognized for this award acknowledges Genpact's innovative talent strategy and the role that learning and development plays to deliver business impact and transform critical operations for clients.
  • "Our talent development function helps Genpact be a valued partner to our clients by embracing reskilling at scale, identifying and building future-ready talent, and reimagining the employee experience through a culture of self-learning."
  • Genpact competed against 185 organizations that submitted quantitative and qualitative information about their talent development practices and programs.

Mimeo Sponsors 2020 ATD Southwest Learning Summit

Tuesday, August 18, 2020 - 1:48pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Mimeo, the global provider of online managed print and content distribution, announced today that it is providing platinum sponsorship of the 2020 Association for Talent Development Dallas Chapter Southwest Learning Summit (ATD SWLS) for the 3rd year in a row.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Mimeo, the global provider of online managed print and content distribution, announced today that it is providing platinum sponsorship of the 2020 Association for Talent Development Dallas Chapter Southwest Learning Summit (ATD SWLS) for the 3rd year in a row.
  • Every year, Mimeo looks forward to supporting and participating in the ATD SWLS, by far the region's largest learning event, connecting training and development innovators to exchange ideas, network, and finetune their skills.
  • At Mimeo's booth, attendees can learn how Mimeo solutions support blended physical and virtual learning experience, increase engagement, and provide secure digital content distribution.
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ATD Recognizes Several Individuals for Their Contributions to Talent Development

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 6:00pm

ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 21, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --During a virtual awards recognition celebration, the Association for Talent Development (ATD) recognized several individuals for their excellence and contributions across the talent development field.

Key Points: 
  • ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 21, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --During a virtual awards recognition celebration, the Association for Talent Development (ATD) recognized several individuals for their excellence and contributions across the talent development field.
  • During the Association for Talent Development 2016 International Conference & EXPO, where Brown was a keynote speaker, she characterized the talent development profession in this way: "We're in the business of people."
  • Biech has been key to the profession expanding beyond a learning and performance role to one of talent development, including writing the ATD Talent Development Body of Knowledge , the definitive resource for talent development professionals.
  • The Association for Talent Development (ATD), formerly American Society for Training & Development (ASTD), is the world's largest association dedicated to those who develop talent in organizations.

ATD Recognizes Memorial Health System for Innovation in Talent Development

Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 6:00pm

ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 16, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --During a virtual awards recognition celebration, the Association for Talent Development (ATD) recognized organizations and individuals for their excellence and contributions across the talent development field.

Key Points: 
  • ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 16, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --During a virtual awards recognition celebration, the Association for Talent Development (ATD) recognized organizations and individuals for their excellence and contributions across the talent development field.
  • This award is given in recognition of innovation that has had a measurable impact on an organization or audience, is moving the talent development industry forward, is sustainable, and is replicable within or outside the talent development field.
  • Memorial Health System is a community-based, nonprofit organization based in Springfield, Illinois, that provides a full range of inpatient, outpatient, home health, hospice, behavioral health, and primary care physician services.
  • The Association for Talent Development (ATD), formerly American Society for Training & Development (ASTD), is the world's largest association dedicated to those who develop talent in organizations.

iCIMS Wins Prestigious ATD BEST Award

Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 2:05pm

HOLMDEL, N.J., July 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- iCIMS, Inc., the market-leading cloud recruiting platformprovider , is honored to be recognized by the Association for Talent Development (ATD) with a 2020 BEST Award.

Key Points: 
  • HOLMDEL, N.J., July 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- iCIMS, Inc., the market-leading cloud recruiting platformprovider , is honored to be recognized by the Association for Talent Development (ATD) with a 2020 BEST Award.
  • 3 among the 66 globally-recognized organizations and this years honor marks iCIMS second consecutive ATD award win.
  • The ATD BEST award underscores iCIMS commitment to talent best practices across recruiting, skills development and mobility, both for its own organization and for the industry at large.
  • Many iCIMS customers,including Memorial Health System, Lupin Pharmaceuticals, and Valvoline, were recognized with BEST awardsand partner with iCIMS to support how they attract, engage, hire, and advance their talent.

Paylocity Honored With ATD Certification Institute Champion Award

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 6:30pm

The ATD Certification Institute recognized Paylocity with its Champion Award.

Key Points: 
  • The ATD Certification Institute recognized Paylocity with its Champion Award.
  • The ATD Certification Institute Champion Award is presented to an employer who demonstrates its commitment to and support of certification in the talent development profession.
  • To achieve that goal, Paylocity researched various certifications and ultimately decided team members should pursue Associate Professional in Talent Development (APTD) certification to ensure everyone holistically understood L&D.
  • ATD supports the work of professionals locally across 100 chapters, international strategic partners, and global member networks.