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					              Importance of Staff Training and
                      Development
Today, the market place is experiencing the highest level of competition. New technology is
finding its way into the market every other day. Ways of transacting between businesses and
clients are changing every so often. This leaves business owners with the task of looking for
ways of staying ahead of the competition. Otherwise it is very easy to become archaic in their
manner of dealings and be termed irrelevant paving way to the competitors. This is where staff
training and development comes in handy. Employees have to be trained and updated from
time to time on the new trends that are emerging in the line of business a company is pursuing.
Some of the key areas that staff needs to be trained include communication, human relations
and computer skills among others.

Staff training and development programs need to be holistic and covering every area of
business. There are now a number of organizations that are doing staff training, both online
and on site. You can be able to enlist for their services to meet the training needs of your
company. Not all these trainers have been effective. It is of utmost import to scrutinize a
trainer’s professional skills before enlisting for their training services. You need to check out
their portfolio. Does the trainer have experience with your type of business? Some trainers
are specialized in certain areas and deal with some specific business types. It is therefore a
worthwhile consideration. Apart from these, you could also check the company reviews and the
client testimonials. Previous clients are very open when it comes to the services they received
from a trainer. Avoid a trainer who does not seem to have met the expectations of several
previous clients. Do your search diligently to get the best training services available for your
employees.

Source Information:
http://businesscasestudies.co.uk/business-theory/people/staff-training-and-development.html
http://managementhelp.org/training/basics/reasons-for-training.htm
http://www.qub.ac.uk/directorates/HumanResources/StaffTrainingandDevelopmentUnit/
http://business.anglia.ac.uk/staff-training-and-development.cfm

				
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