Reverse Mentoring for Financial ServicesMarch 03, 2017
The financial services industry is built on high uses of technology, specialized knowledge and efficiency. Senior managers who have grown up in the financial service sector are abreast of, and proficient on using technology. But here's the thing: financial services (FS) are known for early adoption especially in consulting. That means new technologies are always being tried and integrated, which can be overwhelming for anyone - seasoned in the high pressure FS. Before you pull your hair out, FS professionals, you might want to look into organizations, mentoring programs, and discover the benefits of reverse mentoring.
Supporting Technology Adoption
One program running in the United Kingdom, by an organization named Radius, actually connects LGBTQ individuals with board members of FS organizations to help them better understand what it means to be "out" in the workplace.
Insala celebrates its twenty year anniversary in April 2016. Most of those years were spent supporting the world's leading financial services organizations. Insala has always been a young technology company, providing reverse mentoring for its clients.