The Difference Between a Coach, Mentor, and Consultant?

Your Training Edge

When determining the difference between a coach, mentor, and consultant, it is necessary to look at specific roles and functions. Finally, we must determine the scope of the person’s work. Coaches appear in various forms, such as professional, life, relationship, and sports team coaches. All coach types share the same criteria. The agenda for a coach, then, is usually fairly specific – improve batting average, increase sales, etc.

GLD 6: Obtaining Buy-In in a Global Environment

Your Training Edge

Any organizational development program needs this buy in and approval, but a truly global program is probably going to require more work on your part; after all, your key individuals and groups are probably just as diverse as your program itself.

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Leadership Trends That Will Dictate 2019

Your Training Edge

Effective leadership doesn’t only mean that you know the strengths and weaknesses of your employees but that you respect their working styles as well. In addition, today’s brand of work culture dictates that companies be more inclusive in their hiring policies.

Managing eLearning: Fall Webinar Series

Web Courseworks

Flexibility – Having the web as your work space means you can work on eLearning anytime, anywhere, on any device. Collaboration – As work styles have moved more toward teamwork and collaboration, using cloud authoring makes team collaboration on projects easier and more productive.

Encourage Social Learning to Improve Corporate Culture

Pract.us

This includes teamwork, mentoring, coaching, and even popping down the hall to ask a question. People who don’t trust each other will not work well together. Plus, they won’t enjoy working with each other and won’t go the extra mile for the team.

Leaders, Failure Is Upon You

CLO Magazine

There are brilliant scientists, visionary developers and accomplished educators — all highly skilled and educated professionals — who lack the skills to lead a coaching conversation or to collaborate cross-functionally on business strategy. Leaders today are destined for failure.

Millennials vs. Generation Z in the Workplace

KnowledgeCity

Millennials also champion work-life balance and flexibility in a job; teamwork and diversity; and using social media to communicate. Dislike of authority figures and authoritarian work environments. Independent thinkers who also enjoy working collaboratively.

When Managing Someone New, Look To Learn First

Everwise

Asking about their motivations will show the employee that you’re committed to understanding them, their working style, and their goals. will allow you to coach them in the right direction. Get to know their learning styles.

Are You Developing Global Leaders?

CLO Magazine

Effective global leadership takes strong leadership skills to the next level, said Goujon, who has worked with and managed teams in different parts of the world for much of his life.