Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) September 08, 2014
Chronus Corporation, a leading provider of software for talent and career development, together with Chief Learning Officer Magazine will host a new webinar, “Struggling to Retain Good Employees? Create a Mentoring Program for a Win-Win Career Development Culture,” on Thursday, September 18, at 11:00 a.m. PST. Featured presenter Dr. Lois Zachary, an internationally recognized mentoring expert, will join Chronus as the co-presenter, sharing her best practice guidance as the architect of successful mentoring programs for Fortune 1000 companies.
Corporate mentoring programs are on the rise because smart organizations are realizing the ROI in providing employee career development to engage, develop, and retain top workforce talent. Specifically, this webinar will provide an in-depth discussion on how to create a mentoring culture that will enhance and support employee career development programs. Dr. Lois J. Zachary will share her proven three-step process for constructing a development program based on creating a culture of mentoring and corporate learning. Topics include:
- Readiness – Creating mentoring readiness for individuals, program leaders, and the corporation
- Opportunity – Identifying and building specific opportunities to engage employees in mentoring
- Support - Promoting the long term health and effectiveness of your mentoring programs
In this session, attendees will learn:
- How to set the stage for a culture of mentoring and learning within a company
- The process for creating a learner-centered career development mentoring program
- Examples of best-practice programs as further guidance
The 45-minute presentation will be followed by an interactive session where attendees are encouraged to bring real-world program questions and receive expert on-the-spot advice. Additionally, participants will receive a copy of the recording plus a mentoring tool kit upon the conclusion of the event.
Persons interested in attending can register at on the Chief Learning Officer website.
About Dr. Lois Zachary
Lois J. Zachary, president of Leadership Development Services, is an internationally recognized expert on mentoring and has been cited as “one of the top 100 minds in leadership” today. With her best-selling books "Creating a Mentoring Culture," "The Mentee’s Guide," "The Mentor’s Guide," a new book, “Starting Strong: A Mentoring Fable,” due out in June plus five new Mentoring Excellence Pocket Toolkits, and more than 100 published articles, Zachary has created a comprehensive set of resources for promoting mentoring excellence for individuals and organizations.
Zachary's company is a Phoenix-based consulting firm that specializes in leadership and mentoring with a nationally recognized Center for Mentoring Excellence.
About Chronus Corporation
Chronus empowers organizations to develop and retain talent through software that fosters learning, improves performance, and reduces cost. Leading organizations worldwide rely on Chronus for easy, adaptable, cloud-based solutions to mentor, coach, and drive engagement among organization members. With products that support career development, leadership readiness, employee onboarding, alumni relations, and a host of other talent development initiatives, Chronus helps enterprise-scale organizations, academic institutions, and professional associations realize potential from within.
Discover more about Chronus at http://www.chronus.com or follow Chronus on Twitter @Chronus_Inc. Blog articles on talent development topics including mentoring can be found on the Chronus website at http://chronus.com/blog.