Sunday, 17 May 2009

Mentoring 101 Article from

Hone Your Mentoring Technique (Good article from HRlink)

"Tips for becoming a better mentor:

• Establish a partnership that helps your protege learn.

• Foster discovery. Thought-provoking questions are more powerful than smart answers.

• Allow for mistakes. They are necessary for growth.

• Put your protege at ease by being authentic, open and sincere.

• Act more like a friend than a boss.

• Give feedback that helps your protege improve his performance.

• Continue your support after meetings.

• If your mentoring relationship isn’t working, discuss your concerns."

The full article is here: and is worth a quick read!

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