Wisdom Share Mentoring Blog

Who is Mentor Resources?

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

talent management, diversity, management development, Leadership Training, Age Diversity in the Workplace, Learning, competitive advantage, eMentor, mentor matching, Knowledge Management, NGO, 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

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...

diversity, competitive advantage, Knowledge Management, Effective ERGs, 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

Mentoring within KPMG

If you follow mentoring, you won’t want to miss this three minute interview of Kathy Hopinkah Hannan, KPMG’s National Managing Partner for Diversity...

talent management, diversity, Mentoring, Employee Resource Groups

IBM’s War for Talent

I know several women who tell the same story. 

talent management, diversity, leadership development, IBM, human resource strategy, war for talent, Employee Resource Groups

That tricky matching thing…Mentor Software

I’m often surprised at how little consideration is taken when matching mentoring partners. I find organizations go to great lengths to match the way...

Employee Engagement, expand, start, Employee Resource Groups