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Are Competencies Still Alive?

Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, Ph.D. | Posted 05.04.2015 | Business
Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, Ph.D.

Although we live in a knowledge economy, organizations no longer pay a premium for what employees already know, but rather, for what they are capable of knowing.

Competency-Based Learning: A Big Deal, But Not Because of the Feds

Jamie Merisotis | Posted 06.02.2013 | College
Jamie Merisotis

In some ways, the Department's approach is still too cautious. It treats competency-based learning as an alternative rather as a standard that should inform all learning.

About Leadership: Competencies and Skills

Bernie Bulkin | Posted 12.24.2012 | Business
Bernie Bulkin

Skills and competencies are two very different things, and it is the astute corporation that recognizes this and thinks deeply about it.

About Leadership: Searching for Stars

Bernie Bulkin | Posted 03.20.2012 | Business
Bernie Bulkin

Can you find your stars through assessment centers? Yes, but first you have to have a very good idea of what sort of competencies a star in your corporation will have.