Power Mentoring

Ensher, Ellen; Murphy, Susan E.
April 2007
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Apr2007, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p14
The article focuses on the benefits of power mentoring to attract, develop and retain employees. It states that power mentoring is protégé-driven, goal-directed and characterized by complementary skills. It explains how complementary skills are reflected by the relationship between NBC chief executive officer (CEO) Bob Wright and his protégé Paula Madison, president of KNBC. It cites how defining moments can be transformed into positive learning opportunities.


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