Human Resource Management, v1.0: "Chapter 8, Section 4: Designing a Training Program"

Read the final section of this chapter. Pay close attention to the section, "Career Development Programs and Succession Planning" and Figure 8.11, "Career Development Planning Process." You may want to make a copy of this figure in your notes. Complete the exercises at the end of the section and be sure to spend time on the question on the importance of creating a career development plan, even if your employer does not have one.