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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So what do I mean when I say consultants get it wrong about SFIA assessments? Several times recently I've heard statements from experienced and accredited consultants, which I believe are wrong. They said something like "I've just picked the highest level of the professional skill because it's a given that if they have the higher level they can do the lower levels". This is potentially...

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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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