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Posts with topic 'Mentoring Program Resources & Trends'
Date: Sep 8, 2021 9:00:00 AM
As a mentee, all you need to do is ask a few questions from someone with experience, and as a mentor, all you need to do is give a few helpful tips...right? It’s often not that simple, especially when the mentoring relationship is focused on talent development within an organizational setting. A successful mentoring relationship can be highly rewarding for everyone involved, but mentoring ...
Date: Aug 4, 2021 9:00:00 AM
Lessons Learned about Mentoring in the Workplace Over the past two decades, we’ve worked with hundreds of organizations on designing, launching, and managing their mentoring programs. We’ve learned many lessons over the years as to what works well and what does not work so well when it comes to mentoring in the workplace. We’ve also seen trends emerge around how companies leverage mentoring and ...
Date: Aug 3, 2021 9:00:00 AM
Mentor Training Resources In a recent blog, I wrote about effective and ineffective qualities of mentees. Let’s turn our attention now to effective and ineffective qualities of mentors. As I stated last time, mentoring success truly comes down to the people involved: the level of commitment you have toward the mentoring relationship, and your willingness to work with your mentoring partner to ...
Date: Jul 29, 2021 9:00:00 AM
Avoid These Three Scenarios for Mentoring Program Success I recently wrote about failure as it pertains to a personal experience and how we can still learn from a situation even when things don’t go as planned. This got some of my colleagues asking: What about when it happens on a larger scale, like with a mentoring program? Over the course of nearly 20 years, I have certainly seen organizations ...
Date: Jun 17, 2021 9:00:00 AM
Ideas for Starting a Business Mentoring Program With the rise in popularity of mentoring, talent professionals are being tasked with creating mentoring programs that involve more participants and align with current business needs. This is no small challenge! We hear from people every day who need to start or expand a mentoring program, but who aren’t sure of what steps to take. The big ...
Date: Jun 16, 2021 9:00:00 AM
Tips for More Successful Business Mentoring Programs Mentoring has the potential to be life-changing for individuals. It can also be a tremendously impactful practice that can significantly move the needle on core organizational measures (e.g., employee engagement, retention, and speed to productivity). This is why many organizations turn to us: for our business mentoring software and expertise.
Date: Jun 8, 2021 9:30:00 AM
7 Tips to Make Your Mentoring Pilot Soar Being in the mentoring solution business, I will occasionally get a question around how to run an effective pilot leveraging mentoring software. I’ve certainly seen successes and failures over the years. Some clients are open to our suggestions and are willing to learn from our experience, while others come with a set plan already in mind that they don’t ...
Date: May 18, 2021 9:00:00 AM
Stop Comparing Yourself to Others We spend a lot of time in our lives competing with others, trying to live up to someone else’s standards, pushing ourselves to outdo those around us. We need to get that next promotion, secure that bigger office, score that huge raise, buy that enormous house, drive that hot new car. But do we really? Are those things going to fulfill us? Will we finally be happy ...
Date: Apr 22, 2021 9:00:00 AM
Help Mentees and Mentors Start Off Right Establishing the groundwork for your mentoring relationship is a key element for success. You give yourself and your mentoring partner an advantage by creating a mentoring agreement at the beginning of the relationship, which provides a concrete foundation for what each wishes to accomplish through the mentoring relationship. It also helps you both manage ...
Date: Apr 1, 2021 6:50:00 PM
A Simple Message of Thanks Expressing gratitude is one of the most important things you can do in any relationship or partnership. Taking the moment to reflect on who and what we are grateful for in our lives has a number of benefits including opening doors to better relationships, improvement in psychological well-being, improvement in physical health, and increases empathetic thought and ...