IT Coaching Tips
Make IT more enjoyable with these tips
1. Don’t touch the key board yourself…let them do it…hand off!!
2 . Encourage them to try and think for themselves…ask them what they think they ought to do next….
3. Be patient…allow the learner to learn at their own speed. After all … there may be things that you took ages to learn…!
4. Give them praise and encouragement along the way…but try not to be patronising and condescending
5. Encourage them to take notes
6. Put the learning into small bite size chunks and then re-cap
7. Try and find out what way of learning is best for them
8. Check the learners understanding at all times…pitch it at the right level..not too high or too low…
9. Remind them of what they can do now that they couldn’t do before…Motivate them
10. Think of anything you can to make the experience pleasant for both of you…