WHAT CAN AN ORGANIZATION DO TO HELP EMPLOYEES DEVELOP THEIR CAREERS?

Vishal Singla (09020241048) MBA-IB(2009-11), SIIB

Career Development
‡ Career development is an ongoing, lifelong process to help to learn and achieve more in career. ‡ Career development looks at the long-term career effectiveness and success of organizational personnel. ‡ A successful career development program, in attempting to match individual abilities and aspirations with the needs of the organization, should develop people for the long-term needs of the organization and address the dynamic changes that will take place over time.

Organizations Role in Career Development
THE GOAL: MATCH INDIVIDUAL AND ORGANIZATION NEEDS --------------------------------The Goal: Matching Encourage employee ownership of career. Create a supportive context. Communicate direction of company. Establish mutual goal setting and planning IDENTIFY CAREER OPPORTUNITIES AND REQUIREMENTS --------------------------------Opportunities & Requirements Identify future competency needs. Establish job progressions/career paths. Balance promotions, transfers, exits, etc. Establish dual career paths.

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INSTITUTE CAREER DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVES -----------------------------------Career Development Initiatives Provide workbooks and workshops. Provide career counseling. Provide career self-management selftraining. Give developmental feedback. Provide mentoring.

GAUGE EMPLOYEE POTENTIAL --------------------------------Gauge Employee Potential Measure competencies (appraisals). Establish talent inventories. Establish succession plans. Use assessment centers.

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A Five-Stage Approach to Career Development
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Orientation Who am I?

Individual Activities
Career Career Analysis Test taking Self-analysis

Organizational Activities
Workshop Manager as career counselor Performance appraisal Job posting Career resource centers Human resource planning Manager as career counselor Mentioning career planning

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How am I viewed?

What are my options? Organizational awareness Utilizing career resource centers How do I accomplish my goal Career planning

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Career Development Programs @ Accenture
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Career Counselor E mail Communication Classroom Trainings Collaborations With Institutes
‡ Accenture Solution Delivery Academy(MIT) ‡ Accenture Management Delivery Academy(With ISB , IIM B & XLRI)

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