Wisdom Share Mentoring Blog

Mentoring Programs and Mergers

The new year has started - with new plans and new budgets. Beyond the usual questions about mentoring programs, several emails and blogs have passed...

Mentor Programs, BRG, mentoring programs, competitive advantage, eMentor, Knowledge Management, mentoring tools, Mergers, corporate culture, Employee Resource Groups

Mentoring and Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) at Kraft Foods

Our December 18th blog covered the maturation process where an informal Affinity Group transitions to become an Employee Resource Group (ERG).  An...

diversity, management development, leadership development, On Boarding, BRG, Employee Value Proposition, Employee Engagement, mentoring programs, Peer to Peer mentoring, Employee Resource Groups

From Affinity Group to Employee Resource Group (ERG)

 

This blog has the subheading, Lessons Learned at the Out and Equal Conference, in Los Angeles. At the conference, there were many outstanding...

diversity, BRG, business resource group, affinity group, Employee Resource Groups

Is your Business Resource Group (BRG) measurably effective?

This is a follow up to the blog posted earlier in the week on the evolution of Business Resource Groups (ERGs or BRGs).  They migrate along a...

BRG, business resource group, Employee Resource Groups

Job Embeddedness – Employees’ Connections and Workplace Turnover

In the last few blogs, we have written about the high level of dissatisfaction in today’s workplace.  The most recent Manpower survey found that 84%...

BRG, Employee Engagement, Social Network, Employee Retention, Job Embeddedness, Job satisfaction, Employee Resource Groups