Wisdom Share Mentoring Blog

Hey Bob! I have questions about my business

I’m thinking about hosting a call-in radio show called “Hey Bob”– where people call in with questions about business, and get the latest relevant...

talent management, Employee Engagement, Learning, competitive advantage, Knowledge Management, Questions about Business

Best Mentoring Blogs of the Year

Thank you for visiting the Mentor Resources blog. Thor-Eric Gullikson, one of Europe’s leading experts on mentoring, has again highlighted this blog...

talent management, diversity, Leadership Training, Age Diversity in the Workplace, workforce development, Employee Engagement, Learning, competitive advantage, expand, eMentor, mentor matching, start, Knowledge Management, NGO, Employee Resource Groups

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

SlowLearning for Accelerated Corporate Training

A few years back, Clark Quinn coined the term, SlowLearning. Those responsible for corporate training and learning want their participants to absorb...

talent management, Learning, competitive advantage, eMentor, Knowledge Management

How to Get the Most From Your Corporate Training Budget

Here’s a statistic that blew me away: Corporate Training Budgets add up to a $50 billion industry.  50 Billion!  According to Training Industry’s...

talent management, Learning, competitive advantage, eMentor, mentor program software, mentor software, corporate mentoring programs, Corporate Training Budget

Mentor Programs - Keys to Success

Have you ever been on a blind date?  Most mentor programs match people based on skills, level in the organization and departments.  The resulting...

workforce development, competitive advantage, expand, mentor matching, start

Business Mentoring and the Brain

Most managers want to be more effective at managing, and most talent development professionals already know that business mentoring can be a helpful...

talent management, Leadership Training, Age Diversity in the Workplace, Learning, competitive advantage, Knowledge Management, SmartBrains

Mentoring and Business Performance Improvement Programs

We recently had an opportunity to catch up with Jan Wilson, MA, SPHR-CA, GPHR of Vital Assets. Jan has 30 plus years of business and people...

Learning, Business Performance Improvement Program, business performance, Vital Assets, competitive advantage, expand, Mentoring

Mentoring - Seven types of Corporate Mentor Programs

The word Mentor goes back to Greek mythology.  Mentor was the son of Alcumus. In his old age, Mentor was a friend of Odysseus who placed Mentor and...

diversity, Leadership Training, Learning, competitive advantage, expand, eMentor, start, Employee Resource Groups

Mentoring Programs - The Full Cost

Every prospective client is concerned with the cost of software for the administration of a formal mentoring program.  We are often struck by...

talent management, Employee Value Proposition, competitive advantage, eMentor, mentor matching, Human Resources, Corporate expenses, Innovation, Mentoring