|[April 12, 2012]
Research and Markets: The Mentor's Guide: Facilitating Effective Learning Relationships (2nd Edition)
DUBLIN --(Business Wire)--
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/a7f66ddc/the_mentors_guide)
has announced the addition of John Wiley and Sons Ltd's new book "The
Mentor's Guide: Facilitating Effective Learning Relationships (2nd
Edition)" to their offering.
Facilitating Effective Learning Relationships
Thoughtful and rich with advice, The Mentor's Guide explores the
critical process of mentoring and presents practical tools for
facilitating the experience from beginning to end. Now managers,
teachers, and leaders from any career, professional, or educational
setting can successfully navigate the learning journey by using the
hands-on worksheets and exercises in this unique resource.
Readers will learn how to:
- Assess their readiness to become a mentor
- Etablish the relationship
- Set appropriate goals
- Monitor progress and achievement
- Avoid common pitfalls
- Bring the relationship to a natural conclusion
The new edition of this best-selling volume includes expanded coverage
- Coaching as distinct from and similar to mentoring
- Diversity and cultural differences between mentors and mentees
- Mentoring at a distance, especially online
Key Topics Covered:
1 Learning: Grounding the Work of Mentoring.
Part One: Considering Context.
2 The Context of Difference: Bringing Who We Are to What We Do.
3 The Context of Connection: Linking Up and Linking In.
Part Two: The Predictable Phases of Mentoring.
4 Preparing: Getting Ready for a Mentoring Relationship.
5 Negotiating: Establishing Agreements.
6 Enabling Growth, Part One: Support, Challenge, and Vision.
7 Enabling Growth, Part Two: Engaging in Feedback and Overcoming
8 Coming to Closure: Looking Back, Moving Forward.
9 Digging Deeper: Reengagement and Resources for Learning.
Lois J. Zachary is an internationally recognized expert on mentoring.
She is president of Leadership Development Services, LLC, a
Phoenix-based consulting firm that specializes in leadership and
mentoring, and is director of its Center for Mentoring Excellence.
For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/a7f66ddc/the_mentors_guide
Source (News - Alert): John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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