Sep 26, 2023
This year, at the ATD Conference in San Diego, friend-of-the-show Will Thalheimer asked Ross G what he was working on. Ross replied: ‘Well, how much do you know about Mind Tools?’
To whit Will said: ‘I hardly know anything.’
This astounded Ross. Will has been on our show multiple times, and Ross feels like he...
Sep 19, 2023
Coaching usually takes a standard format: a series of conversations in which the coachee considers their goals, reflect on how they think and behave, and sets down their intentions. What if the coachee didn’t just talk, but instead used a variety of other medium to express and develop themselves?
In this week’s...
Sep 12, 2023
Productivity is traditionally calculated with a simple division: total output / total input. Great for measuring widget production, not so much for gauging how productive a knowledge worker has been.
So how do we measure productivity when there isn’t a widget in sight?
In this week’s episode of The...
Sep 5, 2023
What do we mean by ‘evidence-based leadership development’? Development of evidence-based leaders? Or an evidence-based approach to leadership development? Well, both.
In this week’s episode of The Mind Tools L&D Podcast, Ross G and Nahdia are joined by Helen Bailey, Head of Learning and Development at Strategi...
Aug 29, 2023
Many organisations are accused of not doing enough to support marginalised groups. But even those who do try to make a difference often end up accused of hypocrisy.
Is it safer to stay quiet than to talk about equity, diversity and inclusion (ED&I) at work?
In this week’s episode of The Mind Tools L&D Podcast, Ross...