Rene Petrin was featured recently on the ASTD blog. If you are not familiar with ASTD, they are the American Society for Training & Development, and are the world's largest professional association dedicated to the training and development field.
Business Mentoring Matters
Recommendations by friends and colleagues are such a HUGE part of doing business today. One of the first things so many of us do when we are about to invest in a product or a service today is to reach out to our network for recommendations.
Think you have a talent problem in your organization? Think again. Learn about a ridiculously easy way to cure the so-called problem (and receive bonus benefits while you're at it).
A company's greatest wealth is in the expertise and knowledge of its employees. This employee university, if you will, has answers and solutions to many of the issues a company faces but how do you access this? Social learning platforms are helping to open up this treasure trove to increase employee performance and customer satisfaction. Anytime Mentoring is an online mentoring system that provides the freedom for any employee to find a mentor in any area at anytime. This webinar will demonstrate this platform.
For years, our valued customers have offered us feedback about the value of mentoring and ways that we could improve our mentoring program offerings. Here are some of the comments that have caught our attention and got our wheels churning:
With all the recent press about the investment of higher education in this country today, students and their parents--now more than ever--are researching what their school will do for them AFTER they graduate. U.S. News has recently ranked America’s Best Colleges 2013 and on each school’s profile page, have included a “Jobs and Internships” tab. This is because so many students and their parents are not only considering where to get the best education, but what their school can do for them after graduation. A University Alumni Mentoring Program would be considered a great value to these students and parents who are carefully considering what could possibly be THE biggest investment of their lifetime.