The importance of mentoring (and how to find your own)

Thrive Global

I had the huge privilege of attending The Diana Award ceremony a few months ago. They use the example of a teacher, but technically anyone can be a teacher provided they have the necessary experience and are willing to devote their time to teach, guide, and inspire their mentee.

3 Key Learnings From HCI’s 2018 Performance Coaching & Development Conference

Reflektive

Human Capital Institute’s popular performance management event in Chicago underwent a bit of a face lift this year starting with a new name: the HCI Performance Coaching & Development Conference. We saw that ‘performance innovation’ was a popular way of talking about that two or three years ago, but as organizations move towards a model of continuous conversation and development, experts are framing this as performance coaching instead of performance management.”.

Professional conferences 101: Get more from employee attendance in 5 steps

Insperity

Attending a professional conference should be much more than a chance for your employees to polish their golf game or get out of the office for a few days. It’s important your employees understand that approval for them to attend an industry event is a sign your organization values them and wants to invest in their career. Here’s how to help everyone on your staff maximize the value of attending a professional conference.

Want to Assemble a Dream Team Like Coach K’s?

HR Daily Advisor

Talking about the 1992 Olympic “Dream Team,” said by some to be the best collection of sports stars ever assembled, coach Mike Krzyzewski asked 15,000 HR managers, “Wouldn’t you like to have that recruiter?”. Coach K advanced three key concepts that leaders must possess: Adaptability.

Recommended Human Resources Conferences To Attend in 2015

Unbridled Talent

Recently, one of my contacts who is planning her 2015 schedule sent me a question asking for my recommendations for the top 2 – 3 conferences to attend in the US for HR professionals. One of my plans for next year is to attend more conferences in the US; ideally I’d like to attend events where there is a lot of networking, collaborating and great speakers. Since there are so many events happening all the time, it’s hard for me to assess which ones are best.

Defining The Fan Experience: Past, Present, And Future

SAP Innovation

Built on the legacy of the past and with a very exciting present, it’s something we can enjoy in a variety of ways. And yes, I did attend a few NY Rangers games to cheer on my Yale classmate Bob Brooke. Present – You can go home again….

What Are Your Boundaries At Work?

HR Ringleader

I am present in my life when I have decisions to make about what works for me, and what doesn’t.” For many people, being truly present at work is not possible. This practice also enables you to have quiet, focused time for any large project or strategic initiative.

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Strong Leadership Starts With Your Mindset

Thrive Global

We all knew kids at school who were natural leaders, they hadn’t completed a leadership training or attended any workshops, yet wherever they stood in the playground broodily looking on, other children would surround them like bees to a honeypot.

How To Make The Most Of Your Time At #SHRM17

Saba

It’s that time of year again. The SHRM Annual Conference takes place June 18-23 and this time it’s touching down in the The Big Easy. Here are three simple and effective tips to help you get more out of your time at the SHRM Annual Conference.

coworker is bringing daily gifts to our team lead, coaching a combative employee, and more

Ask a Manager

She’s had documented attendance and performance issues and has been placed on a PIP. Considering the timing of when the gift was given, it’s likely she hasn’t since it was late on a Friday night when all the department managers were gone for the week. Coaching a combative, negative employee. She has an us vs them mentality when it comes to management and often times takes a combative approach when discussing employee issues, policy changes, updates, or general feedback.

Fake it until you make it

OmegaHR Solutions

You have to attend a meeting and you have to look attentive. Self-presentation. He says that each of us has to engage in what is called “self-presentation.” Sometimes you have to act like you care.

How to Learn From Experience

Conversation Matters

Learning from experience requires setting aside time to learn, but equally important, it requires being in conversation with peers with whom learners can reflect on their own experience and contrast that with the experience of others. Think of it as gestation time. Coaching Ourselves®.

8 ways HR can help develop better managers

Qualtrics HR

HR teams also have vast experience in working with managers of all kinds, past and present, and will have considerable personal experience of what makes managers great – or not so great – at what they do. Develop person-specific coaching plans.

Transform your culture: Lessons from a cooperative, First Credit Union for #CeridianCXDay

Ceridian

Develop leaders to be coaches. Sandra has an executive coaching certificate from Royal Roads University. First Credit Union integrates “the coach approach” into all its one-to-one and performance discussions. The coach approach is all about asking the right questions and enabling employees to discover their own accomplishments and areas of improvement. But, as pointed out in a recent post on Fast Company by Renee Robertson, coaching is not criticism.

Do You, or Your Company, Screw Up Meetings?

HR Ringleader

It’s made the social media rounds, but was still good for a laugh one more time. Here are just a few: Employees don’t have time to get their other work done. ” All the time! Speaking of time… it doesn’t end when it’s over.

Three Proven Strategies For Hiring Great People

Dr. Nadine

They’ve attended Ivy League universities, have proven track records of success, and are flowered with rave peer reviews. The struggle is ever-present in Corporate America. is the CEO of On Target Solutions which provides Executive Coaching and Human Resources solutions.

3 Steps to More Strategic Meetings

HR Ringleader

I’d challenge you to think of the last few weeks of meetings you attended, and I’d wager that most are tactical. You report out, you give a presentation of some information followed by steps for the audience to take, or you are being told how to do something.

How to Navigate a Successful Culture Transformation Process (Part 2)

Achievers

Transformations Take Time. The transformation of habits and attitudes does not occur overnight, especially when employees have been allowed to operate in a certain way or in status quo for a long period of time. The good news is that you usually have more time than you think.

Book Review: The Power of Positive Leadership

Workplace Psychology

A leader who shares a vision and a way forward is a dealer in hope, a believer in the impossible, a champion of what’s possible, and a coach who guides and inspires a team to keep improving, and keep moving forward” (Gordon, 2017, p. The Energy Bus — referenced 13 times; pp.

Leadership Mindset Matters Most in a Crisis

HR Daily Advisor

Hinden, PhD, PCC, President, Managance Consulting & Coaching. It was a frightening, stressful, and exhausting time. Register today for this timely HR event. Strategic HR 2016 Managance Consulting Coaching Miami South Floridaby Denice R.

Voice, Value, Feedback – The “Must Try” Communication Tool Driving Employee Engagement

Achievers

Leaders don’t enjoy preparing them and employees dread attending them. Currently, I am coaching several leaders who have incorporated the Voice, Value, Feedback communication tool into their culture, and the benefits are real.

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Why Managing Employees Effectively Includes 1-on-1 Performance Feedback

15Five

In a previous post , 15Five CEO, David Hassel discusses the true value of 1-on-1s and how they benefit all parties in the long run: “It seems counterintuitive that spending time will free up time, but that’s exactly what these meetings can do. Do you feel fully present?

Super Meetings: More Effective, Productive, And Collaborative

SuccessFactors

This includes not having a clear agenda, not understanding the objective of the meeting, not aligning the team values, not understanding the success criteria for each one of the attendees and not tracking the meeting progress in real-time. Who is coaching the system? 9:57 a.m.

Bookmark This! Resources to Develop HR Competencies

HR Bartender

If you’re mentoring or coaching an HR professional, these are great suggestions for professional development of HR competencies. As tempting as it may be at times.) The guides were customized for SHRM’s 2017 conference, so they have presentation suggestions in them.

what to say to an employee who’s requesting too much time off, training the person who’s taking your job, and more

Ask a Manager

How can I coach an employee to have more professional polish? How, if at all, can I coach her to be more professional when what it seems like she needs is an injection of class/polish? Sit down and tell her that she does good work but that she needs to present herself with more professional polish, and then give her specific examples of what you’d like her to do differently (explain what topics aren’t appropriate, that freely burping around others isn’t professional, etc.).

Employee Performance: The 6 Influence Areas

HR Bartender

And we spend a lot of time talking about how to achieve higher levels of employee performance via manager one-on-one meetings, coaching sessions, and career development. We all know that employee performance is important.

updates: coworker with anxiety keeps asking us to drive her home, my boss never returns my work on time, and more

Ask a Manager

About a week later, I ended up having to put her on a PIP for recurring performance issue that we had already covered in several coaching sessions. I was able to tell Jane that despite her PIP (which we had weekly coaching sessions to help her improve) that we’d be able to move her schedule as soon as we hired and trained three new people. It looked like we’d be able to move her schedule in less than two months and right in time for her to start classes.

Sex As A Part of the Recruiting Process: The Problem is Plausible Deniability.

The HR Capitalist

Each of the players and recruits attended different parties at Billy Minardi Hall, where dancers, many of whom stripped naked, were present. Three of the five players said they attended parties as recruits and also when they played for Louisville.

Using Mindfulness To Infinitely Increase Your Capacity At Work

15Five

Aren’t you using your mind all the time? In the many roles I embody to serve this mission, I begin any meeting, coaching session, or leadership training with mindfulness. Then I had to send him another one, this time with the attachment I had forgotten to append.

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managing virtual teams and leading a flexible work environment

O.C. Tanner

These factors form the basis of a strong team and must be present if projects are going to be completed on time, on budget and exceeding client expectations. In addition, support tools must be provided to virtual team members through: Just-in-time training.

I Will Teach My Daughter Not to Be Afraid

Workplace Psychology

About a month ago, my wife and I became parents for the very first time. When I look at my life and the decisions that I’ve made I realize that life has presented and continues to present me with many choices which I either took or ignored. I had a choice to attend Baylor University or other colleges. I had a choice to attend law school or say no. Attitudes & Emotions Coaching Happy & Unhappy Meaningful WorkEmbed from Getty Images.

High Performing Organizations Have Leadership Diversity – #LeadLikeAGirl

HR Bartender

The cost to attend is included your conference registration. It’s time to reclaim the word ‘girl’ as a strong term and eliminate the stereotype that the word implies weakness. Byham] I attended Mount Holyoke College, one of the oldest women’s educational institutions in the U.S.

13 Tips for #SHRM17 Conference Attendees

HR Bartender

Plan your schedule but save some time for impromptu meetings. If you’re a scheduling freak like me, I block off free time to use for last minute coffee meetings (or sneaking off to Café du Monde! ). Works every time.

21 Top Talent Management, People Ops, And HR Conferences In 2019

15Five

People Operations teams and other people managers can model L&D by attending one of the HR conferences outlined below. SF offers presentations, panels, and parties along with health and wellness opportunities like yoga and meditation sessions. Manage your time.

How To Convince Your Boss To Send You To A Conference

Dr. Nadine

Create an agenda of which workshops/seminars you’d like to attend and why. Come up with a quick elevator pitch for your top 3 reasons to attend. When approaching your boss about attending the conference, be concise and to the point, while still making your case.

How To Convince Your Boss To Send You To A Conference

Dr. Nadine

Create an agenda of which workshops/seminars you’d like to attend and why. Come up with a quick elevator pitch for your top 3 reasons to attend. When approaching your boss about attending the conference, be concise and to the point, while still making your case.

Prevent Workplace Theft

ExactHire HR Trends

In this scenario, a poor hiring decision can be overcome through employee training or coaching. However, other times a bad hiring decision reveals itself in ways completely separate from employee performance. Time Theft: using company time to conduct personal business.