Resources, Books & Articles for Leaders & Executives
10 Steps to
ATD Press, June 2019
"In today’s world, where the career-minded need a “personal board of directors”, mentors need to do more—much more—than just share experiences. Wendy Axelrod’s guidance will help you establish effective relationships so you will be a beacon to guide your mentee’s development. I wish I’d had this book when I started mentoring!"
—Barbara Jamelli-Sefchik, Global Head of Career Development, SAP
10 Steps to Successful Mentoring is the ultimate mentoring handbook. Wendy Axelrod has distilled her years of research and practice into an actionable road map that takes out all the guesswork. Filled with assessments, checklists, templates, and more, Axelrod provides the strategies mentors need to develop others, and support their own ongoing development as well.
—Julie Winkle Giulioni, Co-Author, Help Them Grow or Watch Them Go
Make Talent Your Business
(co-author Jeannie Coyle), Berrett Koehler, 2011
"As CEO of a company with 11,000 associates, I felt I was great at people development until i read Make Talent Your Business. I foun a better way to develop our people and management team and grow the business.
-Jim Dixon, CEO, CompuCom
"The best processes, priciest systems and world-class training are dwarfed relative to the impact of exceptional managers. This book provides an outstanding map for those who aspire to be those
-Emily Dancyger King, Managing Director Leadership and Executive Development, Citi
Enjoy reading some of Wendy's articles, printed in the journals of: The American Management Association, Leader to Leader, Leadership Excellence, People & Strategy, SmartBriefs on Leadership, and more...
"Use psychology to develop talent"
"Deliver results and develop people at the same time"
"Memo to the CEO: 5 Myths are killing your talent development"
"Make your mentoring program memorable"