October 2015
Training & Development (1839-8561);Oct2015, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p18
The article focuses on the use of virtual mentoring program for dispersed workforce in remote areas. Topics discussed include an overview of the virtual mentoring program, the benefits offered by the program, the investment for the program, use of mentoring administrative platforms for program management, and the necessary meeting tools and training materials.


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