Talent Development Mistakes  – Have you ever made them? I have a confession to make. Even with decades of talent development experience, I have, in the past, let my own employees down. Talent Development Mistakes | How Career Conversations can Help I’ll never forget the time one of my best employees, Roby, asked to see...

Quotes are a great way of summing up learning and experience in a way that inspires others. And the inspiration of others is a key role that mentors play. Here are some of my favourite quotes about positive mentoring.  And if you are a mentor, I hope these quotes will inspire you...

Antoinette Oglethorpe talks to Clodagh O'Reilly of IBM about Empowerment as a Leadership Strategy In this episode of the Talent Development Mastery Podcast, I talk to Clodagh O'Reilly, Workforce Science & Analytics Practice Leader, EMEA Smarter Workforce, IBM about Leadership Empowerment. Clodagh has applied psychology at work to measure, predict and enable peak performance for...

A good mentoring relationship relies on both the mentor and the mentee.  To support the mentoring relationship from the mentee's point of view, I've collected my 10 top tips on how to get the best from a mentor. The relationship between a mentor and a mentee is a vital one,...