Effective Mentoring Relationships From the Mentee's Perspective

Starcevich, Matt; Friend, Fred
July 1999
Workforce (10928332);Jul99 Supplement, Vol. 78, p2
The article presents the results of a survey of mentees that determined their most effective mentoring relationships. More than half the respondents felt their most effective mentor was their direct supervisor. They also cited differences between mentors, coaches and supervisors, as well as the benefits they gained from their mentoring relationships.


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