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Grow Your People, Grow Your Business - Mentoring Your People in the Workplace July

Date: 16th July 2021
Location: Online Event
Time: 9:30am - 12:30pm
Theme: People, Skills & Talent

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Many organisations have identified that they regularly lose key members of staff due to a lack of understanding of their individual challenges in the absence of a confidential sounding board (mentor). The experience of employees is often underutilised who can help colleagues make difficult decisions, learn quicker and build confidence.


All timings should be considered approximate – content should be managed to best meet the needs of the group and to maintain pace and engagement.

  • Introduction
  • What is Mentoring, what it isn’t.
  • How does mentoring benefit people and organisations.
  • Mentoring techniques, situational, transactional.
  • How to implement mentoring in your organisation.


 Who is this workshop for?

 This workshop is aimed at all employees who are committed to their personal development, current/future line managers and encourages participation of all delegates by sharing their personal lessons and demystifies the semantics of mentoring. Uses traditional and blended types of mentoring and coaching techniques to fit many levels of knowledge irrespective of experience, length of service and position in their organisation.

About the Deliverer

The workshop is led and delivered by Andy Hall, Mentoring Relationship Specialist. Andy has won Highly Commended mentor of the Year and Mentor of the Year at the Made in Manchester awards, Enterprise Nation’s Leadership and Management Advisor of the Year, led The GC BGH to the national finalist at the National Mentoring Awards.  He has appeared on Radio and national Television about mentoring. Andy also spoke at TEDx about mental health and mentoring and has curated TEDx events.

The Grow Your People Grow Your Business Series 

The Grow Your People series is made up of 5 individual Workshops. Please do take a look at each area and book the sessions you feel would be of benefit to you:

Leadership Essentials - 9th June 2021
Understand the skills to build, lead and motivate
individuals and teams to enhance business

Human Resource Basics - 16th June 2021
Insights into the HR function and how it impacts
on your business, staff and performance.

Talent Recruitment & Retention - 23rd June 2021
Develop practical strategies to ensure you hire the best
talent for your business as well as boosting employee
engagement and retention.

Performance Management - 30th June 2021
Explore how ongoing performance management can
motivate your team, spot individual potential and maintain
a company-wide focus in achieving your business goals.

Mentoring in the Workplace - 7th July 2021
Harness the power of your experienced staff to
develop the skills and confidence of your team.

You may also be interested in the following fully-funded programme to help you meet the skills needs in your business

Commissioned by the Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) and funded through the European Social Fund (ESF), this programme which aims to provide support to over 4000 SMEs and 17,000 individuals is delivered in partnership with GC Business Growth Hub and the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce (GMCC).

Skills for Growth – SME Support is here to help you grow your business through re-shaping, developing your talent and enhancing your team’s performance. SME owners and employees alike can initiate the registration process onto the programme, which will begin with a consultation with your dedicated Skills Coach who will devise a bespoke productivity plan responding to your needs down to an individual level.

Come join the Greater Manchester #SkillsRevolution today!


Our Workshops are part-funded by European Regional Development Funds.

Our workshops are delivered free of charge to participants; however, as they are fully-funded, they are classed as state aid to participating businesses and are subject to state aid rules and the associated eligibility criteria:

Greater Manchester Clients Only

SME: Small or medium enterprise i.e. less than 250 (Full Time Equivalent) employees

Annual Turnover less than 50 Million Euro OR Balance Sheet less than 43 million Euro

Where is it?

Online Event

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