Human Resources Mission, Vision, and Strategic Goals For You

Enhance Skills and Plan Your Career

Professional development and career planning are essential factors of a fulfilling and successful career. Career planning is an intentional partnership encompassing the employee, the supervisor, and the University.  Purdue University is committed to optimizing each employee’s professional development experience.  The SuccessFactors Development Module provides the supervisor and employee easy access to university-sponsored resources and the means for documenting ongoing training and development accomplishments in SuccessFactors.  Listed below are several featured resources:   

Featured Resources

Staff members are assessed annually for their professional and career development accomplishments. The plan provides the supervisor and employee with a space to record professional and career development goals and related achievements. Entries will be maintained in SuccessFactors throughout an employee’s career at Purdue, unless deleted by the supervisor or employee. The staff member, supervisor, and all management within the employee’s chain of leadership will have access to view the employee’s individual development plan.

Top Tips

  • View the SuccessFactors tutorial videos for detailed step-by-step guidance.
  • The professional development plan typically reflects a one to two year plan of achievement. However, the system does not have date constraints.