Mentee's Guide Making Mentoring Work for You

ISBN-10: 0470343583

ISBN-13: 9780470343586

Edition: 2009

Authors: Lois J. Zachary, Lory A. Fischler, Zachary

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Successful mentoring relationships move through four predictable phases. These phases are called, preparing (getting ready), negotiating (establishing agreements), enabling (mentoring at work), and coming to closure (reflection and celebration). The phases build on one another to form a developmental sequence that varies in length from one relationship to another. This book guides readers through all four phases, and provides answers to many frequently asked questions about how to make the most of a mentoring relationship, as well as strategies for success. Some of the questions include: Is mentoring for me? How could a mentor help me? Why do I need it? How do I find the right mentor? What should I consider in selecting a mentor? What should the first conversation be like? How do I make sure that the relationship gets started on the right foot? How do I keep the relationship on track? How do I maximize my learning? How do I get the feedback I need?    How can I ensure that the relationship ends in a good way?By encouraging a focus on goals that are S.M.A.R.T. (specific, measurable, action-oriented, realistic and timely), this book will help mentees get more out of their mentoring relationships.
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Book details

List price: $17.99
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Limited
Publication date: 7/30/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 176
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.188
Language: English

Lois J. Zachary is president of Leadership Development Services, LLC, a Phoenix-based consulting firm providing leadership development, coaching, education, and training for corporate and nonprofit organizations. She is an internationally recognized expert in mentoring and the author of the best-selling companion titles The Mentor's Guide and Creating a Mentoring Culture, both from Jossey-Bass.Lory A. Fischler is senior associate with Leadership Development Services. She serves as the company's program development specialist and is responsible for building client-customized mentoring and leadership training programs. She is also the creator of Leadership Development Services' unique Effective Meeting Modelc as well as a work style inventory that promotes self-understanding and team interaction.

Foreword by Carol B. Muller
Preface
Acknowledgments
The Authors
The Power and Process of Mentoring
Preparing Yourself to Make the Most of Mentoring
Finding and Getting to Know Your Mentor
Establishing Agreements with Your Mentor
Doing the Work
Coming to Closure with Your Mentor
Making the Transition to from Mentee to Mentor
Appendix: Digging Deeper: An Annotated List of Helpful Resources
References
Index
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