SFIA and SkillsTx are truly Global

Truly Global? What we mean when we describe SFIA and SkillsTx as truly global. You may be aware that each SFIA8 skill description is precise, reflecting many hours of thought and international collaboration. In order to ensure that SFIA retains its Universal applicability, the SFIA Foundation requires the same level of preciseness in regard to its language translations. For instance, their network of volunteers, using the same...

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Digital skills demand skyrockets in North America

According to the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) report, Assessing the State of Digital Skills in the U.S. Economy, domestic and international digital skill assessments show America is lagging behind global competitors. Globally the economy is becoming digitalized, and analysts at research firm IDC estimate 60% of global GDP will be digitalized by the beginning of 2023. American organizations will need digital skills to...

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SkillsTx NPS score

Measuring skill management excellence and customer loyalty using Net Promoter Score (NPS) and user feedback NPS scoring description The creators of NPS, Bain & Company, suggest a score: Above 0 is good Above 20 is favourable Above 50 is excellent -> We're here Above 80 is world class –> Our goal   What is NPS?  Net Promoter Score is based on a simple survey question, that gets randomly presented to...

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SkillsTx are the first to develop and deliver the new SFIA Accredited Assessor training SkillsTx are proud to be the first SFIA Accredited Global Training Provider to develop and deliver SFIA Accredited Assessor training. The training is based on the new syllabus for the SFIA Assessor training. The syllabus was created by the SFIA Foundation to formalize the criteria for fully competent Assessors. It leads them...

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Having been approved to include our SkillsTx SaaS solution, SFIA training and Professional Services, for several years running on the UK Government Digital Marketplace, we are delighted to have been accepted for the latest iteration, G-Cloud 12, which went live at the end of September 2020. Here are the relevant links for any organisation wishing to procure via this mechanism SkillsTx SaaS solution https://www.digitalmarketplace.service.gov.uk/g-cloud/services/750696949542654 SFIA Professional Services https://www.digitalmarketplace.service.gov.uk/g-cloud/services/239442221378982 SFIA...

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skills inventory issues

Skills Assessment mistakes continue! The current COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic is further highlighting issues with the approach many companies are still taking to understand the skills of their people.   Frustratingly a number of professional bodies, consultancy and services organizations are still recommending an approach which fails to provide a complete answer to the "what skills do we have" question. This can negatively impact risk management and business continuity...

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Need to know how to use the Skills Framework for the Information Age (SFIA)?   Looking to get accredited at foundation, practitioner or consultant levels?   Book an instructor-led 'Understanding SFIA' training course, accredited by the SFIA Foundation   Course Schedule   Many other training options available. See pages 6 and 7 of our Product and Services List...

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