In this episode, presented by Teknion, ThinkLab interviews Dost Bardouille, Director of Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility of Swinerton; and Nina Johnson, Senior Commercial Insights Manager at Armstrong Craven. They discuss the pitfalls of traditional mentorship and explore three additional solutions for career development and upskilling your talent in a modern era.
Accredited for: IDCEC | 0.5 CEU
After listening, you will be able to:
- Identify a key shift impacting career development today
- Compare three new methods used for engagement
- Assess the D.E.I. benefits of champions
- Summarize the 7 considerations needed in designing a shadow board.
In part one, we sit down with Dost Bardouille of Swinerton to evaluate the pitfalls of traditional career development and compare two new methods of connection: sponsorship and champions. And in part two, we sit down with Nina Johnson of Armstrong Craven to identify how implementing a shadow board, a tactic that major fashion house Gucci used, can provide employees with high level engagement and in turn prove long-term success for a company’s growth.
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*Scoring an 80% or above on the quiz will earn you 0.5 CEU
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