The Performance Consultant's Fieldbook: Tools and Techniques for Improving Organizations and People / Edition 1

The Performance Consultant's Fieldbook: Tools and Techniques for Improving Organizations and People / Edition 1

by Judith Hale
     
 

ISBN-10: 0787940194

ISBN-13: 9780787940195

Pub. Date: 01/01/1998

Publisher: Wiley

Internal or external consultant, novice or expert, you've probably heard about performance consulting, a high-impact approach that blends old-fashioned facilitation skills with cutting-edge process and outcome analysis. You want to gain the expertise necessary to identify why an organization is out of alignment, what interventions will correct these problems, and

Overview

Internal or external consultant, novice or expert, you've probably heard about performance consulting, a high-impact approach that blends old-fashioned facilitation skills with cutting-edge process and outcome analysis. You want to gain the expertise necessary to identify why an organization is out of alignment, what interventions will correct these problems, and how you can measure your consulting success. "Everyone in the performance improvement industry should have a copy of [Hale's] book sitting on their desk for easy reference at all times."—Gwen Nichols-White, training manager, Siemens Medical SystemsThis remarkable book is your skill-builder and resource guide. The step-by-step Fieldbook shows you how to make the professional transition to a performance consulting career.You'll use this guide to:

  • define and describe your consulting skills
  • determine the costs and measure the effectiveness of your consulting process...and much more!
"Hale has done an outstanding job in this book of contributing to everyone's use of performance technology."—Danny Langdon, president, Performance International The Fieldbook details the techniques you need to conduct performance interventions and offers a customizable collection of worksheets, flowcharts, planning guides, and job aids. You'll use these resources to structure your presentations, to ensure clear communication, and to build client confidence.The Fieldbook enables you to:
  • Analyze an organizational environment
  • Diagnose performance problems
  • Identify barriers to performance
  • Select appropriate interventions
  • Measure intervention success...and much more!
Employees don't need to learn more; they need to perform better. And as a performance consultant armed with Hale's Fieldbook, you will have the tools you need to effect measurable enhancements in performance. Make the transition to performance consultant today!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787940195
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/01/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Overview.

Chapter 1: Measurement.

Chapter 2: Analysis.

Chapter 3: Interventions.

Chapter 4: Introduction to Performance Consulting.

Chapter 5: Theory.

Chapter 6: Skills and Credibility.

Chapter 7: Getting Started.

Chapter 8: Tying It All Together.

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