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Holton, Elwood F. 1957-

Overview
Works: 49 works in 237 publications in 4 languages and 13,009 library holdings
Genres: Case studies 
Roles: Editor, Author
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Most widely held works by Elwood F Holton
The adult learner : the definitive classic in adult education and human resource development by Malcolm S Knowles( Book )

80 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and German and held by 2,929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Adult Learner, Sixth Edition is essential reading for adult learning practitioners, students and HRD professionals. It provides a theoretical framework for understanding the adult learning issues both in the teaching and workplace environments."--Jacket
Results : how to assess performance, learning, and perceptions in organizations by Richard A Swanson( )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 2,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why measure results in HRD? If HRD is to be a core organizational process, it must act like one and hold itself accountable. Assessing results, particularly bottom-line performance results, is key to gaining support from top management. And those who measure results ultimately find it a source of program improvement and innovation as well as pride and satisfaction. Results is both theoretically sound and firmly rooted in practice. The practical five-step assessment process the authors present gives readers a simple and direct journey from analysis inputs to decision outputs. This book provides the tools required for effective and efficient assessment of the outcomes resulting from development efforts in organizations
Foundations of human resource development by Richard A Swanson( )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here, leading scholars in the field present an essential guidebook for the human resource development profession. Drawing on an extensive knowledge base, Swanson and Holton update their classic single volume compilation of the foundational materials of the profession
Approaches to training and development by Dugan Laird( )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Research in organizations : foundations and methods of inquiry by Richard A Swanson( )

12 editions published in 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 1,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beginner's guide to planning and carrying out big research projects within organizations covers all of the basic research techniques, discussing the various foundations and methods of quantitative, qualitative, and mixed-methodological approaches
Improving learning transfer in organizations by Elwood F Holton( Book )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Improving Learning Transfer in Organizations features contributions from leading experts in the field learning transfer, and offers the most current information, ideas, and theories on the topic and aptly illustrates how to put transfer systems into action. In this book, the authors move beyond explanation to intervention by contributing their most recent thinking on how best to intervene in organizational contexts to influence the transfer of learning. Written for chief learning officers, training and development practitioners, management development professionals, and human resource management practitioners, this important volume shows how to create systems that ensure employees are getting and retaining the information, skills, and knowledge necessary to accomplish tasks on the job. Improving Learning Transfer in Organizations addresses learning transfer on both the individual and organizational level. This volume shows how to diagnose learning transfer systems, create a transfer-ready profile, and assess and place employees to maximize transfer. The book includes information on how to determine what process should be followed to design an organization-specific learning transfer system intervention. The authors focus on the actual learning process and show how to use front-end analysis to avoid transfer problems. In addition, they outline the issues associated with such popular work-based learning initiatives as action learning and communities of practice, and they also present applications on learning transfer within e-learning and team training contexts
Human resource development research handbook : linking research and practice by Richard A Swanson( Book )

7 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first book to explain the value, purposes, methods, and processes of HRD research in clear, simple language, the Human Resource Development Research Handbook gives practitioners the tools they need to stay on the leading edge of the profession. Top researchers in the field demystify the research process so HRD practitioners can transform their practice to incorporate leading-edge research. Each chapter is written in straightforward language by a leading researcher. Real-world examples clearly show how research and theory are not just for academics, but are practical tools to solve everyday problems
Approaches To Training And Development : Third Edition Revised And Updated by Dugan Laird( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Approaches to Training and Development provides a comprehensive and practical introduction to the field of organizational training and human-resource development. It surveys the methods, functions, an."
The MBA's guide to career planning by Elwood F Holton( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to succeed in your first job : tips for new college graduates by Elwood F Holton( Book )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new professional : everything you need to know for a great first year on the job by Elwood F Holton( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helping your new employee succeed : tips for managers of new college graduates by Elwood F Holton( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Helping Your New Employee Succeed demonstrates the short-comings of most existing employee orientation programs, and uses a dynamic 12-step process - extensively field-tested and firmly grounded in research - to show supervisors and managers how they can effectively support and encourage new hires in their efforts to successfully acclimate to the organization." "Given the high costs associated with new employee turnover, no organization can afford to leave the new employee assimilation process to chance. Corporate human resources directors, managers of new employees, individual employees making job transitions, and career counselors alike will find powerful and practical new ideas and tools in this essential guide."--Jacket
The ultimate new employee survival guide by Elwood F Holton( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

So you're new again : how to succeed when you change jobs by Elwood F Holton( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lebenslanges Lernen : Andragogik und Erwachsenenlernen by Malcolm S Knowles( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in German and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The process of framing research in organizations by Richard A Swanson( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This material has been excerpted from Research in Organizations: Foundations and Methods of Inquiry edited by Richard A. Swanson and Elwood F. Holton
In action : conducting needs assessment( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In action : leading organizational change( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ren li zi yuan fa zhan by Richard A Swanson( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Chinese and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andragogía : el aprendizaje de los adultos by Malcolm S Knowles( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CONTENIDO: Panorama de las teorías del aprendizaje - Teorías del aprendizaje - Una teoría del aprendizaje de adultos: la andragogía - Teoría de la enseñanza - El aprendizaje de adultos en el desarrollo de los recursos humanos - Nuevas perspectivas en el estudio de la andragogía - Más allá de la andragogía - Modelos de aprendizaje del todo-a las partes-al todo - De profesor a facilitador del aprendizaje - Lineamientos para el uso de contratos de aprendizajes - Diagnóstico de competencias básicas y guía de planeación - Un modelo para fomentar la eficacia del trabajador en actividades y ambientes nuevos - La unión del aprendizaje y desempeño en el desarrollo de recursos humanos
 
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Results : how to assess performance, learning, and perceptions in organizations
Alternative Names
Holton, Ed.

Holton, Ed 1957-

Holton, Elwood

Holton, Elwood F.

Holton, Elwood F 1957-

Holton, Elwood F. 1957- III.

Holton, Elwood F. III

Holton, Elwood F. III. 1957-

홀튼, 엘우드 F. 1957-

Languages
English (171)

Spanish (6)

German (6)

Chinese (3)

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Results : how to assess performance, learning, and perceptions in organizationsFoundations of human resource developmentApproaches to training and developmentResearch in organizations : foundations and methods of inquiryImproving learning transfer in organizationsHuman resource development research handbook : linking research and practiceHow to succeed in your first job : tips for new college graduatesHelping your new employee succeed : tips for managers of new college graduates