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August 21, 2015 by Aya Dubman

By now, you’ve likely heard that mentoring is a big deal. Why, you ask? Well, for starters, it engages employees. Among other things, retention is 25 percent higher for employees who have engaged in company-sponsored mentoring (Deloitte Research Brief, 2012). So it’s no wonder that … Read more

August 11, 2015 by Sherry TSherry Tiao, Marketing Specialist

Considering mentoring software? Well, pull up a seat—you’ve come to the right place. We’re here to walk you through the top points to consider as you perform your mentoring software comparison. Mentoring Software Comparison Points 1. Flexible configuration Organizations love mentoring because it fulfills multiple … Read more

August 4, 2015 by Sherry TSherry Tiao, Marketing Specialist

When it comes to making your onboarding program strategic and effective to meet your hr goals, you might have already added collaborative learning and extended the program time frame. Great job – you’re on your way to an improved program. But what should your next steps … Read more

July 29, 2015 by Kira FickenscherKira Fickenscher, Client Service Manager

Welcome to our series, “Modern Mentoring,” in which we’ll explore how organizations use mentoring in novel ways to drive business objectives such as increased employee engagement, retention, and much more.  Mentoring has an upstanding reputation as a pillar of employee career development. As with most … Read more

July 22, 2015 by Sherry TSherry Tiao, Marketing Specialist

How Ethical Mentoring Can Help Recently, Professor David Clutterbuck, a leading expert on mentoring as well as a Chronus partner, wrote an article on ethical mentoring. He said, “Our desire to think well of ourselves leads us to create narratives that justify the otherwise indefensible. … Read more