In an increasingly competitive business environment, prioritizing people is more important than ever. Building a successful and sustainable organization requires retaining top talent, upskilling employees, and treating them as valuable assets. Unfortunately, many companies struggle to implement these practices effectively, resulting in high turnover rates, skills gaps, and disengaged employees.
Focusing on the importance of retaining, upskilling, and treating people as valuable assets in companies, we can gain an understanding of why these practices are essential for building a successful and sustainable organization, and how to implement them effectively. By focusing on talent retention strategies, upskilling, and reskilling programs, and creating a culture of trust, respect, and inclusivity companies can sustain business success for years to come.
As a Leadership and Development Leader within Amazon in the USA, Darren Nerland has a global reputation for learning excellence, delivering innovative strategies and systems that drive performance and growth.
In the era of automation, we need to prioritize upskilling to remain competitive and future-ready. Automation and advanced technologies are transforming the nature of work, leading to an increased demand for new skill sets and the obsolescence of others. We need to retain and develop talent, stay competitive, close the skills gap, and enhance operational efficiency. We needed to do this and foster employee satisfaction and loyalty.
2-3 August 2023
Crown Promenade, Melbourne