A few of weeks ago, I attended a Leadership Development Program with mostly Gen Xers and Boomers. I believe I was the sole Gen Y attendee there. On the third day of the five-day program, we practiced coaching behaviors.
The market for continuing education in technical fields is exploding, but are re-skilling efforts worth it? The answer is: it depends on your situation.
You may take notes faster on your laptop, but new research suggests you will be better served by grabbing a pen and paper. Oh, and go ahead and doodle while you’re at it. You’ll be glad you did.
If you ever feel like your emails to your boss disappear into the ether, never to be read or acted upon, keep reading.