Laura Francis
10 RESULTS
  • ATD Blog
    Friday, March 19, 2021
    Here are seven ideas to help you on how to mentor for the first time. One of the core actions a mentor can take is to ask their mentee questions. When you ask questions, you are looking for...
  • ATD Blog
    Tuesday, August 25, 2020
    Virtual mentoring has become a lifeline for many people.For those new to the process, here are conversation starters to help you get to know your mentee or mentor through a virtual...
  • ATD Blog
    Friday, November 15, 2019
    Henry Ford It can be extremely frustrating and disheartening to fail at something, especially when you think you have a solid plan in place that is destined to succeed. It can be even more...
  • ATD Blog
    Tuesday, June 18, 2019
    The fast pace of technological advancements can make it hard to remember that it was only in 2007 that the first iPhone was released or just 2004 that Facebook was founded. Mentoring...
  • ATD Blog
    Tuesday, November 20, 2018
    In DDIs Global Leadership Forecast 2018 report, researchers describe some of the top challenges CEOs say they face right now when developing leaders. At the top of their list is developing...
  • ATD Blog
    Monday, December 11, 2017
    Having never been involved with the Special Olympics before, I was deeply moved by how supportive and enthusiastic the participants and spectators were toward all the athletes. Of course we...
  • TD Magazine
    Wednesday, September 16, 2009
    We want mentoring to be available to everyone in our organization, explains Kelly Kennedy, senior learning solutions specialist at Rockwell Collins. We know mentoring can have a strong...
  • TD Magazine Article
    Sunday, July 01, 2007
    The article discusses the impact of web-based mentoring on the administrative duties in Marshall Ilsley Corp. in the U.S. The financial services company implemented a customized web-based...
  • TD Magazine Article
    Sunday, August 01, 2004
    The article presents information on innovation in management training skills and techniques. They exchange ideas, analyze their development issues and receive guidance and feedback from one...
  • TD at Work Guide
    Sunday, June 01, 2003
    Discover how to initiate and develop relationships with prospective clients. This issue shows how the organizational systems model is an analytical tool to help consultants gain a holistic...