Enhanced Skills Profile - Overview

With this enhancement, the Skills Profile is enhanced with a new user experience that includes an updated look and new widgets. This enhancement increases usability and adoption by presenting critical information at a glance and shifting the focus from a simple list of skills to an actionable view of the most important development activities.

The Enhanced Skills Profile includes the following features:

  • Simpler profile creation onboarding experience with more guidance
  • A new manager view that facilitates simplified skill coaching and monitoring
  • New Critical Skills and Your Skills Proficiency pie charts that provide an at-a-glance view of skill progression

Starter Guide

Click here to download the Skills Profile and Capabilities Library Starter Guide.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


This functionality is automatically enabled for all organizations. The Critical Skills widget is visible when Critical Skills are enabled for employees.


The following existing permissions apply to this functionality:

Capabilities - Skills Profile - View

Grants the ability to view an employee Skills Profile. Users with this permission may view the Skills Profile for anyone in the organization. However, individual ratings have privacy settings that control visibility within the Skills Profile. This permission cannot be constrained. This is an end user permission.

Core Administration
Skills Profile - Critical Skills - View

Grants the ability to view the Critical Skills table for any user. This permission cannot be constrained. This is an administrator permission.

Administrators must also have permission to access the user's Skills Profile.

Core Administration
User Ratings For end users, this permission grants the ability to perform ratings and view ratings. For administrators, this permission is required, along with the specific user rating administration permissions to edit rating scales or templates. This permission cannot be constrained. Core Administration