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Let's try this again: Tuesday, March 10, 2015

How to Design Impactful Mentoring Programs

Join us on March 10th with Sarah Scala of Sarah A. Scala Consulting. Mentoring is one of the best ways to strengthen skills and develop future leaders. It is also be one of the most cost effective ways to develop people. Sarah will share best practices from companies she has worked with in New England and beyond. We’ll have discussions focused on uncovering what makes mentoring programs successful and a good return on investment. Consider your experiences with mentoring and join us for a practical and insightful discussion.

Check out this article for more information: http://clomedia.com/articles/view/improving_productivity_through_coaching_and_mentoring/2

This session will include:
  • Definition of mentoring and why it works.
  • Discussion on successful mentoring programs they have been a part of
  • Formal vs. Informal Mentoring: discuss differences
  • Informal mentoring: Benefits and Examples
  • Formal Mentoring: Benefits and Examples
  • Best practices
  • Key Program Components to consider for formal mentoring
  • Question and Answer


Simpson, Gumpertz & Heger
41 Seyon Street
Building 1
Suite 500
Waltham, MA

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Other New England ATD Chapter Events

Did you know that ATD Greater Boston Chapter members can also attend events at other local chapters and pay member rates?
  • Bay Colonies Chapter: www.astd-baycolonies.org
  • Central Mass Chapter: www.centralmass.astd.org
  • Connecticut Chapter: www.ctastd.org
  • Southern Connecticut Chapter: www.astdscc.org
  • Maine Chapter www.maineastd.org
  • New Hampshire Chapter: astdnewhampshire.memberlodge.org
  • Vermont Chapter: www.vermontastd.org
Local Affiliated Organizations
ATD Greater Boston has established reciprocal agreements with other professional developmental organizations in our region. Members may attend affiliate events at that organization's member rate.

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Welcome to ATD Greater Boston, local chapter for the Assocation for Talent Development which is the world’s largest association dedicated to workplace learning and performance professionals. ATD Greater Boston actively engages local training and development professionals to provide:


Did you hear the news? Our chapter is excited to announce that on May 6, during a special live announcement at the ASTD 2014 International Conference & Exposition, in Washington, D.C., President and CEO, Tony Bingham, and the Board of Directors announced that ASTD is changing its name to the Association for Talent Development (ATD).

While our name may be changing, the chapter’s board of directors want to assure you the local programming, networking, and services you have come to value and enjoy through the chapter will not change, nor will the chapter’s mission and vision. Like national ATD, training and development will remain at the core of our chapter, and we pledge our service and commitment to you is stronger than ever.

We will continue to keep you abreast of our change, and look forward to you joining us on this journey; together, we are creating a world that works better!

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ATD Greater Boston – Recognized with 2014 Membership Star
ATD Greater Boston was recognized for sharing the ideas and success it has had with driving membership engagement and Chapter leadership succession through volunteerism. The goal of the Volunteer Program was to recruit and organize volunteers to accomplish key processes and activities to energize the chapter and increase member engagement. Through social media, meetings, our website and newsletters we put out a call for volunteers to form committees and accomplish key initiatives for the chapter. Our Learning and Development colleagues stepped forward in such force that we soon created a “Volunteer Coordinator” position dedicated to oversight of the Volunteer Program. Click here to learn more.

 Volunteers Needed!
Want to get some visibility and help ATD Greater Boston? Have you thought about getting involved with ATD Greater Boston, but were unsure how to go about it? We have opportunities for you to make a big contribution in just 2-4 hours.  To let you know how much we'd appreciate your help, if you give us a little of your time, we'll give you some of ours. We will compensate your fees for the next chapter meeting you attend if and help us deliver on these great initiatives.  Learn more about volunteer opportunities at ATD Greater Boston.

ATD Greater Boston Achieves 100% CORE Requirements

ATD Greater Boston Chapter achieved 100 percent CORE for 2012 and 2013 by successfully meeting all 18 requirements of ATD. 

The chapter was also recognized as a Chapter Membership STAR with joint local & national membership between 35-50 percent.


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