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Millennials and Mentoring [Infographic]

Millennials and Mentoring [Infographic]

The Millennials have arrived! Organizations—and the people within them—should remain aware of the changes that are occurring thanks to the influx of Millennials, including the shifts in language and cultural norms. Check out our ingraphic on Millennials and mentoring and acquire some new information on how to blend generations in your culture.   Business Mentoring […]

How to Start a Mentoring Program

How to Start a Mentoring Program

If one of your resolutions is to launch a mentoring program this year, then step right up! “How to start a mentoring program” is one of the most common questions we receive. Here’s the thing: before you go all in, it makes sense to start with a small pilot program. This allows you to test […]

Our Best Mentoring Articles of 2015

Our Best Mentoring Articles of 2015

It’s that time of year, the time when all the “best of” lists start to surface. Here’s ours! Our Best Mentoring Articles of 2015. How Mentorship Programs Have Changed Over 25 Years In reality, the dynamics of mentoring have really not changed in 25 years. What has changed over the last 25 years in regards […]

6 Questions ALL Corporate Mentoring Programs Need to Consider

6 Questions ALL Corporate Mentoring Programs Need to Consider

Do you ever wonder what makes a good professional mentoring program? There are important components that should be part of any successful program. When people ask me to review existing corporate mentoring programs, I ask the following questions: 1. Do you provide clear areas of focus? You should have specific overall competencies, like leadership or […]

Mentoring Ideas: Link Roundup

Mentoring Ideas: Link Roundup

Every now and then, we like to share the latest articles we’ve been reading online about mentoring, coaching, leadership development, and so forth. Here’s the latest link roundup filled with great mentoring ideas and other interesting stories. We love reading first-hand accounts from mentors. The Huffington Post recently published “Why I Mentor,” and author Jeff […]

Career Development Questions: Don’t Overlook Mentoring!

Career Development Questions: Don’t Overlook Mentoring!

When you’re discussing career development with employees—veterans, juniors, and prospects alike—you probably focus a lot on the future with questions like “Where do you see yourself in two years?” But you should also have a good mix of mentoring-focused questions as well. Below, you’ll find three questions to ask (and what to look for in […]

3 Mentoring Activities to Help Break the Ice

3 Mentoring Activities to Help Break the Ice

In professional mentoring, we match mentors and mentorees with people they don’t know very well (if at all). As a result, meeting for the first time can be a little awkward. This is why I recommend bringing all of the pairs together in a classroom setting for their first meeting. The mentoring program manager can […]

Performance Improvement Plan: Make Room for Mentoring

Performance Improvement Plan: Make Room for Mentoring

Telling your employees they need to improve isn’t enough. You need to provide a roadmap and tools to help them achieve whatever goals you set out for them. A performance improvement plan serves as this roadmap, and one of the tools you’ll often recommend is mentoring. But here’s the thing—it’s not enough to simply recommend […]

5 More Inspiring Mentoring Quotes

5 More Inspiring Mentoring Quotes

Quotes seem to get people’s attention these days. I’ve noticed all over my Facebook feed that quotes seem to be the most shared and liked pieces of content. This summer, we dedicated our newsletter to Inspiring Mentoring Quotes. And of course, we noticed they were shared! Below are 5 more inspiring quotes to inspire and […]

Encouraging Knowledge Share: 3 Tips for Talent Managers

Encouraging Knowledge Share: 3 Tips for Talent Managers

While your employees’ collective knowledge is powerful (and one of your organization’s greatest assets), it’s also hard to measure. If you had to recreate this knowledge database from scratch, you’d be hard pressed to do so quickly and efficiently, which is why knowledge sharing is so important. But how, exactly, can you—as the talent manager—encourage […]

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