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Competency Management: the Compass for Strategic Talent Management
This white paper examines how to use a competency-based approach to build behaviors, skills, and knowledge. It explains how to integrate competencies into all

salary negotiation  and succession planning. Specific salary levels and promotions can be tied not just to completing to certain certification or learning activities, but to achieving specific competency-proficiency levels. A closer look at how competencies help identify and bridge gaps Identifying and bridging gaps is crucial to a successful talent management program. With competencies built into the system, the talent management team – along with managers and supervisors themselves – has greater power to review and

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