Get on board with reverse mentoring

CLO Magazine

One such practice is to encourage and support reverse mentoring and incorporate it as a norm within your organizational culture. What is reverse mentoring? Implementing reverse mentoring is one of many opportunities for organizations with a multigenerational workforce.

Video Lessons

Clark Quinn

My mentor/colleague/friend showed me (by video chat) his elegant setup. The post Video Lessons appeared first on Learnlets. So, I’ve been creating a ‘deeper elearning’ course for one of the video course providers.

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Find the Right Mentor

CLO Magazine

Ours is truly a cross-generational mentoring relationship. This fall HarperCollins will publish our new book, “One Minute Mentoring.”. Mentoring has become a hot topic in recent years, and it’s one that’s always been close to my heart. Many don’t know how to find a mentor.

Should You Adopt Reverse Mentoring at Your Workplace?


Last week, Cambridge University announced a new reverse mentoring initiative aimed at addressing charges of institutional racism. Reverse mentoring – pairing a younger professional with a more seasoned colleague – isn’t new. Reverse mentoring is a two-way street.

Survey Says: Your Employees Want Coaching and Mentoring

CLO Magazine

Of the nine learning methods examined by the study, instructor-led training, short-clip video, and coaching and mentoring were the top three learning approaches cited by respondents overall. Create reverse mentoring opportunities. What’s one thing you can count on these days?

Establish Business Mentoring Programs in the Workplace in 5 Easy Steps

Enyota Learning

Business mentoring programs have a major role to play in running a business successfully. Mentors have the ability to boost learning processes by sharing their personal experiences, insights, and learning with other employees. Why do you need a business mentor?

The 5 Critical Steps To Establishing Business Mentoring Programs In The Workplace


Business mentoring programs are one of the keys to running a successful business. For promising employees, getting involved in mentoring programs can do nothing but wonders. What is a business mentor? A business mentor is a more experienced, and usually a more senior, colleague.

Why the Modern Workforce Won’t Stop Craving Mentoring


In 2017, engagement will take center stage as the workforce asks for better employee development, benefits, and mentoring. Daily lessons are no longer reserved for school children. The concept and realization of mentoring is vital from a young age to adulthood, ideally a partnership between higher education and the workplace, to prepare students and alumni to enter the workforce. Modern Mentoring for the Modern Workplace. And it’s not limited to career mentoring.

Career Lesson from Oz

Training Industry

We all need coaching, mentoring and help from those who have gone before us down the Yellow Brick Road of Work and Career. “Toto, I’ve a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore.” When I was a child, I read “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” and loved it. As I grew up, I watched the movie … more than a few times. Over the years, I delighted in the Oz stage productions. And now, as I think about my life and my career, I realize that much of what I need to know I learned from "The Wizard of Oz."

Relativity’s Dorie Blesoff shares lessons from her career

CLO Magazine

What lessons helped get you where you are? There are many ways to grow, express your passion or make a difference, be it through teaching, mentoring, volunteering or any opportunities that help you grow. How did you start your career in learning?

Instructional Design Lessons from the World of Theatre

Dashe & Thomson

I’d like to share a few of those lessons with you here. Lesson 1 – Active Listening. Lesson 2 – Don’t leave any fingerprints. As a directing student, one of my mentors was fond of reminding us “not to leave any fingerprints&# on our productions.

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Mentoring Is a Two-Way Street at Ford

CLO Magazine

Ford’s leaders attribute their ability to weather recent economic turbulence in part to the company’s strong corporate culture where mentoring plays a key role in spreading values and breaking down silos that can disrupt innovation. ERGs Mentor the Next Generation. Mentoring From Afar.

From the classroom to the workplace, valuable lessons learned


National Teaching Day is a great time to celebrate the contributions of not just teachers who taught us in school, but to express appreciation for the valuable lessons received from workplace mentors. Teachers and mentors both play a crucial role in our personal development. The lessons we learn from teachers also frame the way we mentor in the workplace. What’s important is how we apply the lessons to our own personal development.

Continuous Learning is King — 5 Valuable Lessons in Training Practices

WalkMe Training Station

Instead of expecting mentors and training managers to constantly function as facilitators, technology should alleviate some of the burden. The post Continuous Learning is King — 5 Valuable Lessons in Training Practices appeared first on Training Station. Tell me and I forget.

Training Lessons from Seinfeld: Lesson #3 – Do the Opposite


Training Lesson: Do the Opposite! Instead, try tapping into online communities for professional guidance, informal mentoring, and creative inspiration. It’s easy to get stuck in a design rut whenever there’s too much to do and not enough time to do it.

Lessons from Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski

Training Industry

I named two women who are both noteworthy, local citizens in the Raleigh-Durham area - Pat Nathan, the founder of Dress for Success/Triangle, and Sheila Hale Ogle, a serial entrepreneur and my long time mentor. I have taken a few lessons from Coach K that I think are relevant to the work for any coach and leader. 5) Mentor successors. Coach K has mentored many former players to become outstanding coaches.

14 Professional Development Opportunities Outside Work


Find a Mentor. Many companies will assign a work mentor. Engage in Reverse Mentoring. In reverse mentoring , you pair yourself with a younger or less experienced professional to gain insight and knowledge from a fresh perspective. Actively Read and Apply Lessons to Life.

4 lessons Mr Miyagi can teach learning designers

Pure Learning

Mr Miyagi is a Karate Master and mentor to the hero of Karate Kid - Daniel LaRusso (Daniel-san). Here are 4 lessons I took from Mr. Miyagi that will improve the way you design learning. Lesson: Don’t go just give people a whole heap of information and just hope something sticks.

Three Lessons Learned from a 3D Virtual Immersive Environment Implementation

Kapp Notes

Here are three "lessons learned" in from an actual 3D virtual world implementation. Lessons Lesson 1 :Understand the client’s learning needs, participant volume requirements, technology access and security requirements, and participant appetite for working with new technologies. Lesson 2: Whatever platform you choose, it is critical to provide participants with an On-Ramp to help them become comfortable with the technology.

Lessons I Learned From Facilitating the Foundations of Learning Experience Design (LXD) Course


Connecting students and mentors from around the world using an online platform helps build a global community of learners that in-person education alone cannot establish. 3: Actively Involve Mentors. You may also reassure your mentors that their commitments can be flexible.

5 Lessons Learned from 16 Years in Leadership Development


When I started working in corporate learning and development 16 years ago, a few trends were predicted to be inevitable: The classroom would become obsolete Most lessons would be taught online Professors would be replaced by e-learning Today, not all of these predictions have come true.

Lessons from the 2014 Skillsoft Perspectives Conference

CLO Magazine

Themes like big data, BYOD and mentoring emerged at this year''s global conference, but the focus was unlearning traditional business practices

5 Lessons for Designing Engaging E-Learning Interactions…From Project Runway

ATD Learning Technologies

The designers’ mentor always makes an appearance rather early during the time allotted. Last month, I had the honor of speaking at the 2016 ATD TechKnowledge Conference in Las Vegas. I discussed sketching and prototyping as a design methodology for designing effective e-learning.

The 3E quotient of the 70:20:10 model of learning

Origin Learning

But who can forget the lessons learnt in the past? You would recall how your mentor or guide might have held you and ran along for a while (mile?) For, the moment the mentor lets go, you would have ended up several times maybe with bruises, a chipped tooth and what not!

Idioms, Doodling, ID, Employee Benefits, Mentoring, & Critical Thinking

Big Dog, Little Dog

Shifting the Shape of Mentoring - ASTD. In 2007, Rockwell Collins' mentees were asked to rate the ways mentoring allowed them to contribute to the success of the company.

Get Inspired by the Best Learning Methods of Top CEOs


Mostly, CEOs learn through engaging with peers, seeking guidance from mentors and working to perfect new skills. These are lessons learned through soaring successes and disappointing failures. It’s early morning at work and you’re having a serious case of the Mondays.

What is your POV?

CLO Magazine

I share this reflection as I think back on the many lessons I have learned from mentors in the course of my career. mentors point of viewIt is funny how certain people and experiences can really shape you in a lasting way.

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The Power of Listening


All of this experience has driven Kennington’s unique expertise as a mentor, both through Everwise and for entrepreneurial students at Columbia University. For Kennington, mentoring is all about the power of a good chat — and of listening thoughtfully.

Cross-Cultural Mentorship for the Global Economy


According to leading publication DiversityInc , cross-cultural mentoring programs are on the rise: 46% more managers are participating in mentoring today than ten years ago. Quan’s mentor is helping him navigate these cultural differences.

Cross-Generational Mentorship: Why Age Should Be No Object


You’re encouraged by how well you click and think, “This person could be a phenomenal mentor.” . Younger workers should be grateful for the advice and stay quiet until they, too, have enough experience to turn around and mentor the next generation.

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From Engineer to Executive: Bernard Fraenkel Shares His Journey


While he hasn’t had “official” mentors to help him navigate this transition, he is grateful to a number of CEOs and friends for their coaching. Over the past few years, he has become a mentor for numerous future engineering leaders through Everwise. Mentoring Leadership technology

How to Offer Private Tutoring and Mentorship on LearnDash


This connection can come in various forms: through a private lesson, a learning buddy, or a mentor. You can even customize user permissions to allow qualified members of your community to become mentors themselves.

An Exuberant discovery for Lonely and Stressed-out eLearners

Vignettes Learning

RAD I suggest you read Judy Willis full article on RAD The acronym RAD should remind educators of three important neuroscience concepts to consider when preparing lessons: Novelty promotes information transmission through the Reticular activating system.

What matters is the question not the content: “One Idea + One Learning” = “Contexsual Learning”

Vignettes Learning

He presented a lesson which may present ten good ideas. storytelling mentoring cognition stories tacit knowledge core capabilities informal learning adult learning

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Building stronger leaders through volunteerism and mentorship

CLO Magazine

The lessons we can take from being mentors, for example, are many and can be applied to other areas of life such as leadership, management, self-control and more. Mentoring and volunteering their time for a cause greater than their own can teach them all of these lessons.