Wisdom Share Mentoring Blog

Mentoring and the Leadership of Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor demonstrated leadership in the Progressive and Suffrage Movements, but in many ways her leadership, causes and public persona were a direct...

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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...

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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...

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Coaching and Mentoring Success

Coaching and mentoring partnerships which are successful share some common traits. In this blog, we attempt to share some of the best practices for...

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Sponsorship vs. Mentorship

In the context of mentoring, sponsorship has two distinct meanings. Sponsorship describes the actions of the executive who agrees to fund and...

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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...

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Who is Mentor Resources?

Mentor Resources is the second largest provider of software for the administration of formal mentoring programs for large enterprises, including...

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Is your ERG 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...

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Types of Mentoring

There are seven types of formal mentoring programs. Mentor Resources is a leader in software for the adminstration of Mentoring Progams in large...

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Who is Mentor Resources?

Mentor Resources is the second largest provider of mentoring software to Fortune 500 companies, non-profits and universities.  WisdomShare, our...

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