In any organization, the essence of a managerial or leadership role is to coach others to be their best. That’s what being a leader is all about. Although you can make it complicated and list out all the things a leader must do, it really all comes down to one thing: leaders must help others be the best they can be. This course will build your skills to coach others to learn from mistakes and failures. As a leader you can point out critical lessons and provide solutions to help improve the situation. Using these opportunities to coach others helps everyone know mistakes at times are expected—it’s what we do with them that really matters. By completing this course, you will be able to use a coaching process after employees make mistakes or miss their performance goals. Course Result: Use a coaching process after employees make mistakes or miss their performance goals. This course has been approved for 1 hour of PDU credit from PMI (Project Management Institute). This course is part of Vado’s Developing and Coaching Others course bundle which has been approved for 1.25 hours of SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) Professional Development Credits (PDCs).
Most frequent questions and answers
Co-operative education is a three-way partnership between the university, students and employers. Students apply their classroom knowledge in a series of four-month work experiences. You, the employer, enhance a student’s education, while reaping the unique benefits of CO-OP employees.
- Year-round access to well-motivated, qualified employees.
- Access to potential full-time staff in a controlled environment, reducing your costs and risks.
- Access to a cost-effective source of temporary employees for peak periods or special projects.
- A say in what students learn by working with the university.
- Promotion of your organization as one that believes in developing the potential of young people.
- Access to a great pool of French-speaking, English-speaking and bilingual students.
Most work terms run at least 15 weeks, or four months. They can be no shorter than 13 weeks. Some master’s students, as well as some science and engineering students, are available for 8 or 12 months’ work terms.
All jobs are reviewed by a CO-OP Program Coordinator, and only those providing students with work experience related to their professional development are approved. Administrative activities involved in a job should be less than 10% of the entire workload.
When you first contact SSC, you are assigned one of our Program Coordinators, depending on your discipline of interest. This person is your main contact in our office. As you move through the recruitment process, you also work with a representative from CO-OP Administrative Services, who assists with job posting and interview scheduling.