HireReach is pleased to offer a Community of Practice (CoP) where participating West Michigan employers will:
attend monthly four-hour training sessions, from 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.;
learn from subject matter experts;
engage in interactive learning and development activities;
engage in peer to peer learning; and
access to curriculum specifically designed to support employers in the redesign of the talent acquisition process.
The CoP will have two cohorts, Cohort One beginning in January of 2019 and Cohort Two beginning in 2020. Each Cohort will contain 10-12 employers.
Session one: Prepare for evidence-based selection
January 16, 2019 | 8am - 12pm
The purpose of preparing your organization for evidence-based selection is to build organizational commitment and mobilize the necessary people, resources, and tools for successful pilot implementation.
Session One Materials
Preparing for Session Two:
Session two: Group and Analyze Jobs
February 14, 2019 | 8am - 12pm
The purpose of grouping and analyzing jobs is to select jobs for the pilot and identify their most important competencies for job performance. This session reviews how to group jobs into job families and identify important competencies for each family.
Session Two Materials
SEssion Three: determine Talent Selection Tools
March 12, 2019 | 8am - 12pm
The purpose of using talent selection tools is to measure and predict a candidate’s ability to perform a job. This session supports employers in determining which assessment tools will best measure job competencies for jobs selected for the pilot.
Session three Materials
SEssion four: Align talent acquisition functions
April 10, 2019 | 8am - 12pm
The purpose of aligning talent acquisition with evidence-based selection is to ensure that adequate support and accountability mechanisms are in place for successful implementation. This session supports employers in determining changes necessary for talent acquisition staffing, KPIs, policies, and procedures to align with their evidence-based selection process.
SEssion four MATERIALS
SEssion five: Align support systems
May 23, 2019 | 8am - 12pm
The purpose of aligning support systems is to understand the connections between evidence-based selection and supporting roles, systems, tools, and documents in order to minimize barriers during implementation. This session supports employers in determining changes necessary to align support systems to with their evidence-based selection process.
SEssion five MATERIALS
Job Analysis Appendixes
SEssion six: build an inclusive culture
June 12, 2019 | 8am - 12pm
Learn and share best practices related to building an inclusive culture to support the growth and retention of a diverse workforce.
SEssion six MATERIALS
SEssion SEVEN: IMPROVE LOCAL SOURCING
July 10, 2019 | 8am - 12pm
Learn and share leading practices related to sourcing talent to support the growth of a diverse workforce.
SEssion sEVEN MATERIALS
Session Eight: Advancing Your EBSP | August 8, 2019
Session Nine: Validation Study Framework | September 11, 2019
Session Ten: Executive Sponsor Update Event + Table Topics | October 9, 2019
Session Eleven: Continuous Improvement & Issue Resolution | November 13, 2019
Session Twelve: CoP Sustainability | December 11, 2019