FYI: For Your Improvement: For Learners, Managers, Mentors, And Feedback Givers, 5th Ed. By Michael Lombardo *US Edition*

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FYI: Sharpening Your Skills for Development (5th Edition)

  • Authors: Michael M. Lombardo & Robert W. Eichinger
  • Edition: 5th Edition

Key Themes

  • Fostering personal and professional development through effective feedback and coaching techniques.
  • Emphasizes self-awareness and self-directed learning for continuous improvement.
  • Provides a framework for both giving and receiving constructive feedback.


  • Offers a versatile guide applicable to learners, managers, mentors, and anyone seeking to improve.
  • Step-by-step guidance for conducting effective feedback conversations.
  • Explores different learning styles and how to tailor feedback accordingly.
  • Highlights the importance of clear communication and active listening in feedback exchange.
  • Includes practical tools and exercises to enhance communication and development skills.

Target Audience

  • Individuals seeking to improve their performance and skills (learners, employees)
  • Managers and supervisors responsible for employee development
  • Mentors and coaches guiding others' development
  • Human resources professionals involved in performance management


  • Comprehensive guide for both delivering and receiving constructive feedback.
  • Action-oriented approach with practical tools and strategies.
  • Focuses on building self-awareness and a growth mindset for continuous learning.
  • Written in a clear and engaging style, making complex concepts accessible to a wide audience.

Chapter Headlines (Examples)

  • Understanding Your Development Needs
  • The Power of Feedback
  • Creating a Climate for Development
  • Giving Effective Feedback
  • Receiving Feedback Effectively
  • Coaching for Development
  • Building Your Development Plan
  • Putting It All Together: A Guide for Learners, Managers, Mentors, and Feedback Givers

Closing Paragraph

"FYI: For Your Improvement" equips readers with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide and receive constructive feedback that fosters personal and professional growth. By emphasizing self-awareness, clear communication, and a commitment to learning, the book empowers individuals at all levels to continuously improve themselves and achieve their full potential.