Why Mentoring?

Kaye, Beverly; Krakau, Bette
July 2011
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Jul2011, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p15
The article discusses the importance of mentoring in the development of leadership competencies. Included in this set of core leadership competencies are contingency management, coping with ambiguity, and agile strategic leadership. According to the author, the competencies of potential leaders can be best developed in a collaborative learning experience environment. Key roles and associated behaviors that are important to the partnership are described.


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