Coaching and mentoring
Do you want to develop your personal coaching and mentoring skills? Or find a mentor to help move your career forward? Use our books, guides and helpful links to identify best practice and discover new techniques and approaches.
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Improve your coaching and training skills
Forsyth, Patrick (Kogan Page, 2008)
The book contains practical guidelines to help you develop your staff. Ideal for busy managers who don't have human resources support, it will help you to boost staff effectiveness through coaching and training. Key content includes: why development matters, on-the-job coaching, mentoring, developing a formal training method, conducting a training session and assessing on-going effectiveness.
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How the best managers can get the most from their staff
Outcomes of research carried out to understand how managers can do a better job of providing the coaching and development up-and-coming talent needs.
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Coached to lead
A guide to executive coaching for leaders or those aspiring to leadership positions. Includes how to determine your coaching readiness, how to choose the right coach and how to use a five-step coaching model. Covers common issues as well as not-so-obvious situations and troubleshooting.
Coaching and mentoring
A book on coaching and mentoring for those who want to help people learn more effectively. It examines how to create practical conversations to improve learning and encourage personal development. It also explores ways in which people interact to help support and improve performance.
Designing workplace mentoring programs: an evidence-based approach
The book includes chapters on planning and providing infrastructure for mentoring, participant recruitment and selection, matching mentors with proteges, training, the mentoring process, programme evaluation.
Developing employee talent to perform: people power
The book offers strategies for talent management that will lead to optimal performance. It includes chapters on understanding staff dynamics, brand management, and developing talents an intangible resources. It includes illustrative examples of successful talent management in the real world.
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How to attract an entry-level employee
The article shares the experiences and strategies of several employers in Great Britain with regards to attracting workers for entry-level roles. Topics discussed include graduate-focused employers' investment in apprenticeship programs, the mentoring of young people, and workplace planning to prepare for possible talent and skills shortage.
Mentoring for executives and managers
Discusses the importance of mentoring for higher-level accounting professionals, providing tips for both mentors and mentees.
We get our coaching expertise through an app
The article discusses the financial technology firm Reciept Bank and its use of a mobile application and a cloud-based platform to train new employees and get them up to a certain experience level as quickly as possible.
The parenting factor
The article examines how companies can use mentoring to improve the talent among its employees and those it wishes to recruit or retain. Particular attention is given to the challenges associated with employee returning from parental leave and the transition process for these employees. To ensure talent is productive, it suggests mentoring that addresses the specific needs of employees..
The problem with diversity programs
The authors argue that the usual methods of improving workplace diversity actually decrease the proportion of women and minorities in management.
Small Business Update
Small Business Update is a monthly magazine for SMEs with articles covering the latest regulatory developments, practical advice and hot topics.
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Mentoring and executive coaching
Find out about the ICAEW programme for future leaders of the finance profession.
One-to-one career advice service. Whether you're looking for advice on taking your career in a new direction or need help creating a stand-out CV, ICAEW's career consultancy service offers personalised advice for the accountancy and finance market.
Coaching and mentoring network
Service both for people who provide coaching or mentoring services and for those seeking them.
CABA: Careers microsite
Dedicated careers support from the Chartered Accountants' Benevolent Association, focusing on their number one area of enquiry - work. The microsite offers a range of resources, including career coaching, to support members and their families through all stages of their careers.
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