Onboarding programs are an important first step in effective employee engagement. As they start their journey with a new company, employees have several critical needs. These include becoming familiarized with and acclimated to your company’s culture, meeting new team members, and learning the ins and outs of their roles. Consequently, mentoring is an incredibly effective strategy that easily complements both […]
Mentoring vs coaching is a commonly-asked question, and understandably so. Mentoring and coaching are incredibly similar concepts. They are often (but not always) 1:1 relationships between a learner (or mentee or coachee) and an individual (mentor or coach) with greater experience in either how to acquire or refine skills or in specific concepts or skills that the learner hopes to […]
If you’re just getting started building out your mentorship programs or looking to pivot and expand the programs you have now, one common concern we hear from program administrators is about mentoring program recruitment. Mentor and mentee recruitment seems like it should be easy enough on the surface. After all, why wouldn’t your people want the growth opportunity that comes from […]
Numerous HR leaders and industry observers rely on the stat that 70% of Fortune 500 companies use mentoring programs. In a new, originally-researched study, MentorcliQ discovered that 84% of Fortune 500 Companies now use Mentoring Programs, among other amazing discoveries.