ISBN 9781626561397,Managers As Mentors

Managers As Mentors



Collins Business-Berrett Koehler

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9781626561397

ISBN-10 1626561397


Language (English)


Managers As Mentors This latcst cdition of thc classic Managers as Mentors is a rapid-firc read that guides leaders in helping associates grow in todays tumultuous organizations. Thoroughly revised throughout with twelve new chapters, this edition places increased emphasis on the mentor acting as a learning catalyst with thc prot?g? rather than simply handing down knowledge. As with prcvious editions, a fictional case study of a mentor-prot?g? relationship runs through the book. But now this is augmented with interviews with six top US CEOs. Ncw chaptcrs cover topics such as thc role of mcntoring in spurring innovation and mcntoring a diverse and disperscd workforce accustomed to intcracting digitally Also new to this cdition is thc Mentors Toolkit, six resources to help in dcvcloping the mentor-prot?g? rclationship. This hands-on guide tcachcs leaders to be the kind of confident coachcs integral to lcarning organizations. About the Author: Chip R. Bell, Marshall Goldsmith Chip R. Bell is senior partner of the Chip Bell Group and former director of management and organization development for NCNB (now Bank of America). A renowned keynote speaker and trainer, he is the author or coauthor of several bestselling books, including, most recently, Wired and Dangerous. Marshall Goldsmith was recently recognized as the number one leadership thinker in the world by Harvard Business Review. He is the author, coauthor, or editor of thirty-four books, including the New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestsellers Mojo and What Got You Here Won? Get You There. Reviews "Continual cam ing is a key to cffcctivc leadership.. .Managers as Mentors is a practical yet powerful book for helping lcadcrs makc continual learning a valuablc addition to thcir stratcgy." - Mike Kriiiewski. Head Cooand Dole MEM Mens Basketball. 2010 PiCM Champions "Mcntoring is the highest of thc tcaching arts, and in this ncw edition, Chip Bell and Marshall Goldsmith have skillfully cr