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giphy-downsized eMentorConnect® relies on the 4 Ms for Mentoring, and it all starts with Match. Throughout your life, you may have avoided playing matchmaker because, let’s face it, , it rarely works out. But when your job requires...

Mentors and mentees asking you what they should do during their meetings? Let’s say they’re in their second or third month-- they’ve gotten to know each other, shared successes and failures, and maybe even gone to a professional social event together. Sounds like it may...

January is National Mentoring Month, and community centers, nonprofits, and schools across the country are using the occasion to report on the state of mentorship in education, launch new programs, and advocate for increased mentoring involvement. While the internet abounds with information on mentorships for...

Happy New Year! We are out-partied, over-socialized, and have been swinging a little too far to the left of moderation. We’re feeling refreshed and ready to buckle down on work, right? RIGHT? Even if you’re just exhausted, we’ve got your mentoring program resolutions ready to...

If you’re running a mentorship program, you’re going to have to deal with constant transitions. Coworkers will leave for new jobs, short-term mentorships will end, and participants may feel at a loss as to how to move forward. Call us dramatic if you want, but...

Mentorships can be one of the more informal relationships in the workplace. Participants must feel comfortable sharing insecurities and challenges in order to receive the guidance they need to grow. Goncalo de Vasconcelos, CEO and co-founder of SyndicateRoom, an online equity investing platform in the UK,...

Let’s say you’ve got a burgeoning mentorship program at your company, but now your mentors and mentees want advice on how to approach their meetings? Look no further, because at eMentorConnect, we’ve got advice on advice on advice for you! Last week we talked about...

What skill should both mentors and mentees have in their tool belt? Active Listening! You may have heard this buzzy term before, and I’ll bet it’s gone in one ear and out the other. What’s that called? PASSIVE listening. Life is busy for most of...