Career Architect® Development Placemat



Match people to developmental jobs/assignments

The Career Architect® Development Planner Placemat defines and lists each of the research-based Full-Time Jobs and Develop-in-Place Assignments that are featured in the Career Architect® Development Planner 5th Edition book.

The Career Architect® Development Placemat can be used for:

  • Succession planning
  • Coaching
  • Development

Specific applications for the Career Architect® Development Placemat include:

  • Predicting what competencies a person should be good at based on previous experiences
  • Determining which jobs or assignments would require, develop, or test specific competencies
  • Mapping a person’s strengths to a "best fit" job or assignment
  • Classifying job or assignment types

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Career Architect® Development Planner 5th Edition was created to help with deeper and more expert development initiatives. Each chapter provides the same development content as FYI For Your Improvement™ with four additional learning sections that focus on long-term experiential development.

Career Architect Development Planner Learning Plan Coaches and managers working with individual employees to build skill or avoid derailment use the electronic version of the Development Planner Learning Plant o help learners create easy-to-use targeted development and learning plans.

FYI For Your Improvement™ 5th Editionan easy-to-use reference that has become the standard for leadership development at thousands of companies around the world. Compare yourself to skilled and unskilled definitions of leadership competencies. Find remedies that can help you improve in skills that are mission critical for your career.

Leadership Architect® Sort Cards is made up of single cards devoted to each of 67 Leadership Architect® Competencies, 19 Career Stallers and Stoppers, and 7 Global Focus Areas. Each card includes the skilled, unskilled, and overused skill definitions.

Leadership Architect® Sort Cards Quick Reference Guidea user-friendly, easy-to-follow color guide offering step-by-step instructions on the most common card sorts, how to use tally sheets, and effective ways to formulate group card sort results.

Learn More

READ a sample chapter of Career Architect® Development Planner.

READ Getting started with Assignmentology – a case study.

Download a copy of an overview of the Leadership Architect® Suite.

Download a copy of the whitepaper The Art and Science of Competency Modeling: Best practices in developing and implementing success profiles.