We find that many businesses considering mentoring are asking 1 of 3 questions when they come to us:
1. Do I need a mentoring program or something else?
2. We know we want mentoring, but don't know what to do next.
3. We are ready to take on a mentoring program, but want to be sure we choose the right vendor.
This post is the first in a series of 3 posts and should help all those considering a mentoring program by offering resources, tips and tricks and questions you should be asking before signing on the dotted line.
Do I need a mentoring program or something else?
Have you been thinking about whether or not a mentoring program is right for your business? Are you heavy into research mode? Not sure if it is mentoring that you need or something else...like coaching?
We have some resources that may help you to determine whether a mentoring solution may be right for you:
White Paper: Do You Understand the Differences Between Coaching and Mentoring?
Mentoring eBook: Mentoring: A Business Strategy That Works
Podcasts: Understand what real mentoring programs experience
Online Mentoring Training: Maximizing Your Mentoring Success
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