August 1, 2018 in Competency 101-Understanding Competencies & How They Can Benefit You

What’s the Big Deal

Simplification   Job postings site them. Human resource professionals talk about them. But what exactly are competencies—just the current vernacular for knowledge and skills or personality traits? And more importantly,…

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March 14, 2017 in Competencies in the real world

Retail Competency – Two views from the customer side

Competency is not an abstract concept. In the everyday world, competency shows up daily in situations where snap judgements are made, values are considered, and the resulting behaviour can make... Read More
February 11, 2017 in Competencies in the real world

A fresh look at Adaptability

Adaptability Is Defined In The Entegrys Competency Dictionary As “Demonstrating personal flexibility and effectiveness with changing environments, tasks, responsibilities and people.” As someone with a genetic condition that has the... Read More
January 15, 2017 in Competencies in the real world

The human side of Human Resources

“If a leader demonstrates competency, genuine concern for others, and admirable character, people will follow.” – T. Richard Chase This quote describes me. Well, sometimes. Other times it just… doesn’t.... Read More