The Four Development Conversations

Engage in development conversations with your employees and start driving development outcomes.

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The Four Conversations

Ready to improve the engagement, performance, readiness, and bench strength of your team?

You know why developing your people is important. The Three Kingdoms Program is the HOW!

In this third and final installment of the Three Kingdoms, you'll learn how the do's and don'ts for conducting conversations that guide and support your employees through the development process. In particular, we'll look at the:

Engage Conversation: You'll broach the subject with your employee and gain agreement to the process.

Align Conversation: You'll discuss your employee's aspirations, reflections, and self-assessment, explore the possibilities, and define some high-level development goals.

Plan Conversation: You'll work your way towards specific development targets, then brainstorm milestones, tasks, resources, and timeframes to flesh out the game plan.

Check-In Conversations: By following up frequently--both informally and formally--you'll create a culture that encourages development as a business priority.

Come and join the conversation!

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Your Instructor

Dr. Gus Prestera
Dr. Gus Prestera

Gus has been helping organizations improve the capabilities and performance of their leaders and workers for over 20 years. For 15 of those years, he has run his own learning and development consulting practice and has worked with hundreds of client organizations ranging from pharmaceutical and consumer healthcare product companies to brokerage, banks, and insurance companies, from IT startups to long-established telecommunications service providers as well as law firms, retailers, hospital systems, and chemical manufacturers. In that capacity, he has led and collaborated with hundreds of employees, sub-contractors, and vendor-partners to deliver results for clients and their stakeholders.

Gus earned a PhD in Education with a minor in Management as well as an MBA, a BS in Marketing, and a Certified Performance Technologist designation. He has taught Masters-level courses in Instructional Systems Design and Change Management. He frequently delivers live and virtual workshops for leaders at all levels, regularly publishes and presents on these topics, and is a recognized thought leader in the talent development industry.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
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What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

"I want development opportunities!"

Employee engagement surveys commonly cite "development" as one of the top needs and disappointments.

You can break the cycle. Invest the time into gauging and prioritizing your team's development needs, come up with an action plan, and go have the conversations. In this Three Kingdoms Program, we'll make it as easy as possible for you by providing the tools, best practices, and step-by-step instructions...all through concise, video-based mobile learning modules that you can consume anywhere, anytime.

If you make the investment, I guarantee that you will see results in terms of more engaged and more productive employees as well as a stronger leadership bench that ensures continuity and fuels the organization's growth. I'm so sure that you'll be successful that I've put a 100% money back guarantee.

So you're out of excuses. Make the commitment now and place your down payment on a stronger, healthier workforce.

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