IDP: Why is a development plan important?
Show your boss where you are and where you want to go with an individual development plan or IDP.
You've taken the next step in your career, which is determining exactly where you want to go, great! Now comes the hard part, ensuring you're prepared and qualified for that next step. We make this easy with Clarify, with your IDP you can quickly select key competencies or skills and set training tasks and desired outcomes. With your IDP in hand you can now communicate to your business leader the things you are personally doing or have done to prepare you for the next step. You can also leverage your IDP during your compensation negotiation by demonstrating the areas in which you've personally improved and additional areas of focus in your professional development.
With a Clarify IDP you can set reminders for when a Skill is due and best of all you get your IDP in your Clarify Report, which is included with a Clarify Grow subscription, and perfectly drawn up for your next performance review.
Show your boss what you can do and kickstart the conversation on where you want to go.