Breakthrough ideas for training (HR Manager's Bookshelf)

By Ray Brillinger
|CHRR, Guide to Training & Development|Last Updated: 11/22/2002

Whether an HR professional is new to the field of learning and development or an experienced practitioner seeking new perspectives and resources, the books reviewed below offer a wealth of insight and guidance on roles, approaches, effectiveness and improved results.

Four titles from U.K. publisher Kogan Page deal with the nature of HR development in organizations, the skills and challenges involved, a fresh look at the learning organization and breakthrough ideas for training and coaching.

We also take a look at recent books on Internet-based training, performance solutions that align with business goals, measuring ROI in public sector HR, and performance improvement.