David Shoemaker I.

David Shoemaker is Vice President of Learning Solutions and Innovation at eCornell. For more information on human resources studies, management development training, or eCornell, please visit http://www.eCornell.com

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Education What is the SMART Goal Method and How Does it Work? | Posted on 2010-05-17 00:34:43 Human resources studies and management development training focus on finding the best ways for people to reach goals and be as efficient as possible at work In human reso... Read more.. 849
Education Human Resources Training: How to Implement Ethical Practices | Posted on 2011-07-04 13:43:41 As a leader, HR training can be useful in teaching you how to ensure ethical outcomes in the workplace This should begin with an agreement between leaders and all team me... Read more.. 344
Education How Human Resources Practices Can Help to Implement Ethical Behavior | Posted on 2011-07-04 13:59:54 Human resources practices training ensures that team leaders know how to make ethical decisions and establish standards The first thing a team leader should do is clearly... Read more.. 343
Education How Managers Can Make Effective Change in the Workplace | Posted on 2011-07-07 03:41:02 It can be difficult for people to adapt to change, but sometimes making the change can be an even more daunting task As much as people may want to resist change, it can b... Read more.. 342
Leadership Efficiency at Work: How Leaders Should Manage Teams | Posted on 2011-07-22 22:36:45 Working as a team leader can be challenging There are so many pieces that need to come together in order to create an efficient work environment... Read more.. 423
Business Management How to Be Successful in Hotel Asset Management | Posted on 2011-07-31 03:51:20 Hotel asset management requires the understanding of two processes These are known as the asset cycle as well as the market cycle... Read more.. 349
Business Management Why Data is Important For Food Service Managers | Posted on 2011-07-31 03:56:22 Managers in the foodservice industry have many demanding responsibilities However, what some people may not know is that food service management also involves working wit... Read more.. 323
Leadership Leadership Development Training and Negotiation | Posted on 2011-08-22 23:55:17 Negotiation is an important aspect of managing and leading It can come into play during many different situations throughout your management career... Read more.. 383
Education Human Resources Professional: How the Roles Have Changed | Posted on 2011-08-28 07:13:05 The role of human resources workers has changed over time Human resources professionals used to be seen as the "gatekeepers" and mediators of the company or organization... Read more.. 336
Education The Importance Of Branding And Marketing In Hospitality | Posted on 2011-09-01 18:57:14 Managers in the hospitality industry should understand marketing and branding Hospitality marketing prepares future managers with the knowledge needed to ensure that thei... Read more.. 398
Education The Development of Strategic Human Resource Management | Posted on 2011-09-06 18:07:19 Historically, human resources was known in the past to serve as a personnel function As some human resource training program courses may explain, human resources would co... Read more.. 333
Marketing Marketing in the Hospitality Industry | Posted on 2011-09-09 07:38:41 Many courses in HR leadership discuss the topic of marketing in the hospitality industry Marketing is an important aspect of hospitality because it helps people in the in... Read more.. 325
Education HR Studies and Strategy Formulation | Posted on 2011-09-12 01:50:10 Strategy is important in HR studies In fact, a model known as the SELF Model is often used by most human resources professionals and you can learn about it in many human ... Read more.. 347
Leadership How to Create a Leadership Development Plan | Posted on 2011-09-22 03:34:01 HR leadership and executive leadership training both take a lot of practice and motivation To become an effective leader, you must develop a plan... Read more.. 370
Leadership An Overview of Project Leadership and Project Management Training | Posted on 2011-09-26 23:07:55 The traditional perception of project management looks at projects as goal-oriented systems created by managers and other administrators These systems are often filled wi... Read more.. 347
Business Management Challenges in Project Management | Posted on 2011-10-04 20:13:56 Project leaders are often challenged to take in various points of view and acknowledge different methods of approaching a problem In order to bring a project to completio... Read more.. 357
Jobs HR Certification and the Staffing Process | Posted on 2011-10-09 13:13:03 There are several stages in selection and staffing This is a continual cycle with employees finding positions, working a job, leaving for new opportunities, and repeating... Read more.. 312
Leadership How to Be Successful in Project Management and Leadership? | Posted on 2011-10-11 19:12:12 It is not always easy to develop effective leadership in project management, but it can be done It takes a certain drive, a lot of focus, powerful motivation, and a detai... Read more.. 825
Leadership 5 Ways to Improve Your Leadership Development Program...Online | Posted on 2011-11-16 09:45:36 Leadership development is an activity that improves the quality of leadership in a company, organization, or a single individual Leadership development programs can range... Read more.. 473
Career HR Studies and HR Training For Employee Retention | Posted on 2011-12-04 03:48:51 An important topic to discuss in any HR training program or HR studies course is the idea of employee retention During a down economy, retention tends to be higher across... Read more.. 341
Business Food Service Management: Why Restaurants Fail | Posted on 2011-12-14 01:31:34 If you are in food service management, you may be interested in taking professional education courses that are relevant to your workplace and that can help you expand and... Read more.. 331
Leadership Training in Project Management and Leadership | Posted on 2011-12-20 19:50:21 Project managers must face a variety of challenges in their day to day work Project uncertainty is a given, but training in project management can help project managers b... Read more.. 392
Leadership HR and Employee Relations Training For Employee Engagement | Posted on 2011-12-28 10:52:40 One common topic in employee relations training is how to increase employee engagement If your company values employee engagement, the human resources department must wor... Read more.. 450
Education Improving Management Skills: Management Training Courses and a Management Certificate | Posted on 2012-02-04 17:06:09 There are a number of ways to improve your management skills Because managers come from a variety of backgrounds they will often come into a position with many strengths ... Read more.. 310
Education Challenges in Foodservice Management and Foodservice Training | Posted on 2012-02-11 03:16:25 Experts in the food service industry agree: the single biggest challenge in foodservice management continues to be the availability of quality trained staff and managemen... Read more.. 415
Leadership Earning Your Leadership Certificate in Project Management | Posted on 2012-02-14 01:42:47 When thinking of the tasks of a project manager, you probably think of Gantt charts, work-breakdown structures, handling budgets or running meetings However, this is only... Read more.. 488
Business Management Leadership and Management Skills Make For a Positive Workplace Environment | Posted on 2012-06-19 13:24:27 Although they are not the same thing by definition, management and leadership go hand in hand In order for a manager to remain focused and successful, he or she must demo... Read more.. 295
Education Learning HR Strategy Through Certificate Programs | Posted on 2012-03-09 04:50:24 When choosing a career in HR, you will come to learn that a large majority of your job tasks include formulating, executing, or guiding others through strategy; understan... Read more.. 305
Education Human Resources Practices and the Law | Posted on 2012-03-12 13:51:27 Human resources practices vary globally because each country has its own unique employment laws When comparing the United States to other countries, which of course have ... Read more.. 319
Education Employee Relations Training and the Law | Posted on 2012-03-19 08:23:06 Of all the job responsibilities that HR professionals have, one of the most important is handling employee relations situations which have the potential to raise legal is... Read more.. 343
Leadership How Leadership Training Will Help Your Career | Posted on 2012-03-28 23:23:07 Whether in our community, at work, or in the media, we observe strong leaders in action every day Although not all leaders may be successful, the determination of these i... Read more.. 459
Education Supervisor Training and a Human Resource Management Certificate Can Help Run a Prosperous Business | Posted on 2012-04-26 04:09:48 In the perfect business atmosphere, decisions would be made strategically through a linear, rational, and goal-oriented process Managers should ideally work together on a... Read more.. 299
Education Food Service Training Leads to a Rewarding and Successful Career in Hospitality | Posted on 2012-05-27 01:07:24 In order to begin building a prosperous career in food service management, one must possess the characteristics of being calm, flexible and able to handle stressful situa... Read more.. 354
Education Corporate Training Can Resolve Communication Challenges in the Workplace | Posted on 2012-05-27 01:15:48 Successful communication is highly important in the corporate world Whether it is communication between the business and customer, or internal communication between emplo... Read more.. 366
Education Leadership Training Helps the Hospitality Industry Thrive | Posted on 2012-06-14 23:04:36 In the hospitality industry, there are unique demands placed on managers and leaders Dealing with difficult customer requests or meeting harsh and unexpected deadlines a... Read more.. 321
Education A Management Certificate Will Help You Overcome Leadership Challenges | Posted on 2012-07-17 11:11:21 In every organization, leaders prevail from every level of experience Whether it is the CEO or an entry-level position holder, any determined individual can exemplify lea... Read more.. 302
Education How Business Leadership Skills and Business Management Training Can Help You Run a Thriving Company | Posted on 2012-07-17 11:17:41 Business management training is crucial for the success of any business The question is: what are the essential qualities of a great leader or manager... Read more.. 330
Education Change Management Training Will Help Businesses Accomplish Long-Term Goals | Posted on 2012-08-06 16:46:29 We live in a world of constant change, especially when it comes to the workplace environment of daily business Today, “business as usual” consists of updated... Read more.. 369
Education Strong Hospitality Management Skills Will Lead to a Successful Business | Posted on 2012-08-06 16:53:16 Each and every day, millions of people travel around the world Whether traveling for business or pleasure, superior hospitality management becomes extremely important to... Read more.. 275
Education Corporate Performance Training Can Forecast High Performance Leadership | Posted on 2012-08-06 16:59:19 In an uncertain economy, a high performance leadership certificate coupled with corporate performance training can help your business dominate the market Times have chan... Read more.. 327
Education Leadership Training is Essential to Running a Successful Hospitality Establishment | Posted on 2012-09-11 18:17:34 Hotel revenue management is a complex, multi-disciplined undertaking Managers must follow detailed plans and guidelines, which can seem overwhelming at times... Read more.. 307
Education Hospitality Training Will Help Excel Your Career in Hotel Asset Management | Posted on 2012-09-11 18:19:48 Working in the hospitality industry can be both challenging and rewarding With chaotic schedules and a demanding work environment, managers must have drive and determinat... Read more.. 367
Advice The Importance of Hospitality Manager Courses in the Food Service Industry | Posted on 2012-09-11 18:28:00 When trying to describe a hospitable personality type, you imagine someone who is warm, welcoming and friendly In order to be a successful restaurant owner, one must be a... Read more.. 303
Education The Importance of Cultural Difference Training and Performance Management in the Workplace | Posted on 2012-10-10 09:34:22 In today’s diverse workplace, cultural difference training and people management performance are essential skills that every manager should possess Multicultural w... Read more.. 284
Education How Hotel Revenue Training Can Help With Hospitality Management | Posted on 2012-10-10 09:39:33 Many are unaware of how many responsibilities those in the hospitality industry are accountable for Booking rooms, cleaning rooms, and providing concierge service are no... Read more.. 315
Education Foodservice Managers Will Benefit From Project Management and Leadership Training | Posted on 2012-10-23 15:05:42 In order to become successful in the foodservice management industry, it is important to know how to plan, direct and coordinate the organization’s activities Mana... Read more.. 306
Education Train to Improve Your Management and Development Skills | Posted on 2012-10-23 15:10:21 A corporate development manager must possess a number of skills in order to achieve success It is recommended that corporate development managers receive corporate manage... Read more.. 339
Education The Importance of Management Development Training For Hotels and the Hospitality Industry | Posted on 2012-11-12 14:23:49 Due to the economic hardship and recession over the past few years, hotel revenue management has become crucial for survival in the hospitality industry With fewer people... Read more.. 266
Education The Importance of Revenue Management in the Hospitality Industry | Posted on 2012-12-09 12:00:03 Hospitality has become the world’s largest and most dynamic industry Therefore, the industry requires an educated next generation of leaders... Read more.. 278
Education Corporate Management Training Leads to Positivity in the Workplace | Posted on 2012-12-09 12:01:53 Corporate management training teaches professionals how to monitor the performance of their business As a corporate manager, one must be able to recognize the essential ... Read more.. 389
Education Leadership Development Training Will Help Guide HR Managers Toward Leading a Successful Company | Posted on 2012-12-09 12:07:55 Strong HR managers work to influence organizational leaders and correctly align human resource strategies They use diversity and inclusion to increase profits, develop a ... Read more.. 295
Education Hotel Forecasting Strengthens Future Business Gains | Posted on 2012-12-11 12:14:43 Investors, owners, and managers are tied together in attempting to maximize a hotel’s revenue and minimize costs In order to do so, all three need to have sound ho... Read more.. 325
Education Restaurant Revenue Management Can Have Profound Effect on Bottom Line | Posted on 2012-12-11 15:45:33 On any given night, restaurants have a certain number of tables and a set amount of time to serve food The variables become the number of customers that need service and ... Read more.. 353
Finances Hotel Asset Management Is More Complex Than Simple Investments | Posted on 2012-12-11 15:48:46 From the customer’s perspective, the hospitality industry is entirely different than the perspective of hotel asset managers who need to make complex capital inves... Read more.. 386
Education Hospitality And Foodservice Professionals Need To Adapt To Ever Changing Industry | Posted on 2012-12-11 16:00:24 With easier access to advertising and the rise of consumer options, every aspect of a manager’s job in the foodservice and hospitality industry is crucial to devel... Read more.. 339
Business Management Business Management Training Provides Tools For Modern Business | Posted on 2012-12-16 21:10:17 Since the turn of the 21st century, the world of business has become much more involved With the complexities of rapidly expanding technology and economic globalization, ... Read more.. 396
Leadership Strong Leadership Starts With Communication Skills Training | Posted on 2012-12-16 23:21:14 It is often said that a business is only as strong as its weakest link This proves to be true in today’s competitive business environment... Read more.. 699
Society The Importance of Social Media in Hospitality Training | Posted on 2012-12-16 23:23:28 There is a growing need for people who have formal hospitality training in social media Social media marketing presents a remarkable opportunity for the hospitality indus... Read more.. 336
Business Management Hotel Management Training is Vital to the Changing Hospitality Industry | Posted on 2012-12-17 07:01:57 Hotel revenue management is commonly described as boiling down to selling the right room, to the right person at the right time, and for the right price While that may su... Read more.. 331
Business Management Human Resources is the Heart of a Business | Posted on 2012-12-17 11:50:33 The modern office is becoming an increasingly litigious place With potential legal problems seemingly around every corner, human resources is growing in importance... Read more.. 353
Education Become a Strategic Planner With an HR Certification | Posted on 2013-01-15 15:03:09 Those who choose a career in human resources will be expected to make a multitude of strategic decisions Whether it concerns the formulation of strategy, the execution of... Read more.. 477
Education The Similarities Between Managers and Leaders | Posted on 2013-01-26 06:10:07 Although not the same by definition, management and leadership are closely linked In order for a manager to remain focused and successful, he or she must demonstrate eff... Read more.. 335
Education Overcoming Leadership Challenges With Business Leadership Skills | Posted on 2013-02-03 10:08:10 There are unique demands placed on business leaders in every industry Dealing with difficult customer requests or meeting harsh and unexpected deadlines are examples of ... Read more.. 413