Mentoring and Coaching
Start Date: 04 Oct 2016
Start Time: 12:45 PM
End Time: 4:30 PM
Duration: 3 hours 45 minutes
Venue: CMI , 3rd Floor, 77 Kingsway, London, WC2B 6SR › View map
Member price: £120.00
Non-member price: £180.00
Event Partner price ?: £120.00
Event Capacity: Full
This workshop is for consultants, advisers and managers wishing to improve their mentoring and coaching skills in order to support their clients and/or colleagues more effectively, and to decide which activity is appropriate in a given situation.
This workshop will cover:
- The main differences between various business support activities
- Benefits to business of mentoring and coaching
- How personality traits effect the support relationship
- Mentoring and coaching as learning tools in business and management
- Learning styles and processes
- How mentoring and coaching facilitate learning
- Identification of the key stages in mentoring and coaching relationships
- Digital mentoring and coaching
- Setting up relevant ´contracts` /matching
- Challenges and risks in getting it wrong.
By the end of this workshop, attendees will appreciate both the differences and the connections between different business and management support activities, and understand the key competences required to be a better mentor or coach.
For those undertaking coaching and mentoring modules for CMI Level 5, this workshop will be invaluable.
Veronika Weisweiller is an accomplished facilitator and presenter with extensive experience in all aspects of business planning and administration. She takes the lead on CPD for the CMI/IC London & South East Network.
Following language studies, a spell as an interpreter and owning a language school, she ran market research projects globally into a range of fields over many years. Clients included large corporations, public sector and SMEs, and she coached large teams of researchers.
A qualified trainer, Veronika has designed and delivered a range of courses and presentations on other topics as diverse as marketing, customer care, finance, disability awareness, quality control, and partnership working.
For the last 20 years, as a business adviser/consultant Veronika has mentored and coached many business owners and staff in a wide of sectors on their journey of business growth.
As a Director of the Federation of Small Business, she enjoys both the experience of running a large business and the day to day contact with SMEs. A lot of mentoring comes into play there too. Veronika is Chair of the CMI CPD London Network.
In her spare time and representing the fifth generation of her family, she is involved in the management and marketing of an events centre catering for up to 2,500 people.
Responsible for delivering the forerunner of this workshop for the Institute of Business Advisers and the Institute of Business Consulting amongst others, Veronika is delighted to continue to present this session on a subject which is increasingly relevant in an ever more stressful and competitive work environment.
Lunch will be available from 12.45pm, with the workshop commencing at 1.30pm.