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Some of our thoughts on HR and Mentorship
Examples of mentoring program goals
The purpose of workplace mentoring programs is to develop employees and help them grow, which will improve the position and talent of the company. 
Mentoring goals vs objectives 
Although some people may use the words goal or objective to mean the same thing, they don’t. In fact, how you define goals and objectives for a workplace mentoring program can impact the success you have with your program. 
The mentees guide 101
Workplace mentorship programs are one of the best ways to build yourself up professionally and personally. There are more and more organizations that are using mentoring programs as an added bonus to attract and keep employees. It is a tactic that works, which explains why over 70 percent of Fortune 500 companies have workplace mentorships. One of the keys to a successful workplace mentorship program is setting goals and objectives. 
Questions to ask your mentor
Although it is usually thought of as a way to enhance an employee’s career path, mentoring can have benefits for the company too. Workplace mentorship is one of the most popular initiatives that an organization can take with regards to improving employee engagement and reducing turnover. Mentoring is also an important element to skill development and succession strategy. In fact, over 70 percent of Fortune 500 companies have workplace mentoring programs. 
How to sabotage your mentoring program 
Companies spend time, money and energy developing a workplace mentoring program. Yet, when it comes to workplace mentoring programs some organizations can be sabotaging the success of their programs. 
Modern mentoring
Workplace mentoring programs are being used by many Fortune 500 companies to build up a talented, loyal workforce. However, not all of these programs are the traditional type of mentorship. Some have used technology to create mentorships, while others have opted for group settings. There are a variety of different mentoring program styles, all of which fall under the umbrella of ‘modern mentoring’. 
When is the right time for mentoring software?
Workplace mentoring programs have become an important element for many corporations around the nation. Statistics show that 71 percent of Fortune 500 companies have mentoring programs that they rely on to engage and motivate their employees. 
Reskilling and the Role of Mentors
It does not take long for a business or even its employees to be left behind, with the ever-changing business landscape due largely to ongoing technological advances. What may have been a necessity for an up and coming company 2, 10 or even 20 years ago may not hold much relevance in today’s climate. This applies much more to some industries than others.
Mentoring and stress management
There are many benefits to a workplace mentoring program including improving employee engagement and retention and skill development. Research has shown that there are also some positive health effects for both the mentor and mentee including reduced stress levels at work.
Tips for setting and achieving mentoring goals
Workplace mentoring programs work best when there are goals that define the parameters of the program as well as objectives that a mentee wants to achieve.
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