Wisdom Share Mentoring Blog

Closing the “Skills Gap.” Here is how to do better.

The United States has been branded “the land of opportunity.” It carries this title because it has been able to develop elite, wealth generating...

Leadership Training, Millennials, ROI, online mentoring, knowledge transfer, knowledge retention, "skills gap"

3 Key Reasons All Great Leaders Have Mentors

“Our chief want in life is somebody who will make us do what we can.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Mentoring ROI, Great Mentor, mentoring and men, roi of mentoring, Mentoring and Competitive Edge

Was your mentoring program built to succeed? Read our dos and donts.

“Train people well enough so they can leave. Treat them well enough so they don’t have to.” - Sir Richard Branson, founder of the Virgin Group. 


The "Corporate Ladder" has snapped. What modern companies should do about it.

“To win in the marketplace, you must first win in the workplace.” - Doug Conant, former president and CEO of Campbell’s Soup.

The landscape of...

Employee Value Proposition, Employee Engagement, mentoring and bottom line, mentoring metrics, women and mentoring, getting the most out of your employees, types of mentoring, talent development, online mentoring, web-based mentoring, mentoring research, Mentoring and Competitive Edge, knowledge transfer

Same World, Different Universes - Diversity and Inclusion at Work

Everyone works in the same market, but cultural backgrounds, upbringings, and perspectives can be very different. At first glance, it might not...

mentoring software, Older Workers, women and mentoring, gender diversity


Are you making it hard for your mentors and mentees to succeed?

These mentoring mistakes can ruin a well intentioned mentoring program quickly....

Mentor Programs, Learning, Mentoring ROI, mentor software, corporate mentoring programs, online mentoring, web-based mentoring, mentoring research

Will Your Mentoring Program Succeed or Fail?


Companies typically come to us with one goal in mind - to develop and retain...

Mentoring Best Practices, roi of mentoring, Mentoring and Engagement

Are you forgetting most of what you want to learn?

Forgetting is common for most people. We take a training class or study some new material and before 48 hours have passed, we remember only 20% of...

social learning, talent development, online mentoring, want to be smarter, knowledge transfer, knowledge retention

The High Cost of Low Engagement

The top issue that is on everyone's mind is how to increase engagement levels. Whether you are a corporation with employees, a government agency,...

Employee Engagement, mentoring software, Mentoring and Engagement

Mentoring Best Practices


Three Best Practices From a Mentoring Expert

There are three best practices that must be followed for you...

Mentoring Best Practices, mentoring software, talent development, corporate culture, online mentoring, web-based mentoring, mentoring research, roi of mentoring