HRSG Hosts Webinar to Share Best Practices in Implementing Competency-based Management for Achieving a Strategic Business Advantage

Ottawa, ON, Oct. 6, 2010 — One of the key challenges and requirements for success in today’s fast-paced global economy is having the right talent in place to meet an organization’s strategic goals. HRSG, a recognized leader in the field of competency-based talent management, will host a webinar to share best practices in implementing competency-based management for achieving a strategic business advantage.

The webinar, titled “Gaining Strategic Advantage through Competency-based Management,” is schedule for Wednesday, October 20 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Eastern time. To register for the complimentary webinar, visit

Lorraine McKay, M.A, CHRP, C. Psych., vice president of business development at HRSG, will present the webinar. Ms. McKay will use case examples to share insights gained by HRSG from more than 20 years of delivering competency-based talent management solutions. She will outline how to maximize the involvement of employees to contribute to the organization’s strategic goals.

Ms. McKay has more than 20 years experience as a human resources practitioner and is particularly well known for her expertise and extensive experience in developing competency-based human resource management programs and tools, such as self-assessment and multi-rater feedback systems, competency-based interviewing, competency-based human resource planning and development, and job evaluation systems.

Webinar attendees will walk away with an understanding of:
• How competency-based management is used to manage talent and increase productivity in the workplace
• Key decisions in planning a competency initiative
• Best practices for competency development, from planning to validation and finalization
• Implementing competencies in key areas of human resource management to gain the best advantage from the talent available
• Tips for maximizing an organization’s investment in competency-based management

To register for “Gaining Strategic Advantage through Competency-based Management,” visit

About HRSG
Human Resource Systems Group Ltd. specializes in providing clients with innovative, integrated HR solutions that facilitate the alignment of their human resource strategies and tactics with the strategic vision of their organization. HRSG is a recognized leader in the field of competency-based talent management, and its flagship talent management software, i-SkillSuite®, is the culmination of more than 200 competency projects with leading organizations around the world. For more information about HRSG products and services, visit

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