multiskilling

multiskilling

n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) the practice of training employees to do a number of different tasks
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The companies also engaged in a process of combining and expanding job classifications and multiskilling many of the remaining positions.
I was given all the practical skills, and in this business there is a lot of multiskilling.
He discusses the importance of knowing the building blocks of an organization, the role of influence in leadership, engagement, Lean teams, aligning top management in organizational outcomes, the 15Cs of Lean transformation, adopting a quiver approach, deployment, including those below top management, the challenge of service processes, adopting A3 thinking, metrics, inventory, management information system reports, evaluating the health of Lean adoption, multiskilling, cross-selling, pull-based sales, and other topics.
Bro, Peter, Hansen, Kenneth Reinecke & Andersson, Ralf (2015) Improving Productivity in the Newsroom?: Deskilling, reskilling and multiskilling in the news media, Journalism Practice, DOI: 10.1080/17512786.2015.1090883
Looking now at workforce productivity, we have already made considerable progress through multiskilling where field crews can perform services from multiple product lines in addition to making greater use of remote operations centers.
Aunque nadie cuestione su necesidad, observan que no se estan haciendo bien las cosas, entre otras razones, porque los criterios economicos se estan imponiendo a los meramente profesionales (periodista multiskilling).
Drok (2012) perfectly remarks, journalism educators are puzzled in "the line between traditional and new media (multiskilling), information and entertainment (infotainment), journalism and the public (user generated content), sources and the public (demediation), journalists and publishers (commercialisation)".
This will further help improve " processes by adopting customised computerisation, automation, multi- tasking and multiskilling," the statement said.
Multiskilling: a course to increase multidisciplinary skills in future dietetics professionals.
Unions should interact with employers of labour on work-place reforms in succh areas as multiskilling, management flexibility, job design, training and development, total quality management, and human resources planning, through the process of collective bargaining.
HPWP are typically implemented as synergistic "bundles" of policies and practices that emphasize worker training, socialization, and rewards such as team-building, performance-based incentives, job rotation or multiskilling, and participative decision making (Appelbaum et al.
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