A prominent study by Sun Microsystems showed two huge advantages for both mentors and mentees. Each were much more likely to receive promotions and raises than employees who did not participate in the mentorship program. Mentors actually received promotions and raises at a slightly higher percentage rate than mentees did! This is a valuable statistic to have at your disposal when talking to busy employees about giving up some of their time to become mentors.
Look around your office or workplace. You may not immediately notice, but for the first time ever, most workplaces have five generations of workers within. As noted in a recent leadership article from Forbes.com, prior years have seen three or four generations at a time, resulting in some differences in work behaviour. But now, with […]
Two of the best speakers in the world on corporate communications are over here in Australia for two one-day events. Book these in your diary:
SYDNEY MASTERCLASS: A half day with Steve and Cindy Crescenzo – 3 Oct 2012
Strategic Creative Communications full-day workshop with Steve and Cindy Crescenzo – 4 Oct 2012
To help avoid the most common mistakes, have a look at the list of top ten business communications mistakes below:
As communicators we need to step up and influence those above us that the seismic shift of communication that evangelists like myself and others keep trumpeting about is very real, very now and very important.
Nip on over to Ragan.com and get the inside skinny on the 12 essentials of internal communication for yourself.