Session Details

Session Details2019-01-07T06:21:08+00:00

Becoming an Effective Mentor

Presented by: Olivia Liddell
Time: Thursday, Jan. 10, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Have you ever thought about becoming a mentor but didn’t know how to get started? Mentoring is a valuable tool for professional development that can result in positive outcomes for both the mentor and the mentee. In this session, you will learn: - How to identify the specific skills and strengths that you could potentially offer as a mentor. - Strategies for how to build formal and informal mentoring relationships in the workplace. - Best practices for communication in mentoring, including how to give constructive feedback and understanding the importance of of active listening. - Strategies for overcoming common fears that might be preventing you from wanting to become a mentor. If you’ve ever considered becoming a mentor but felt that you didn’t have enough time, that you’re too much of a beginner yourself, or even that your communication skills might be holding you back, this session is for you.

Room: ZambeziTags: Soft Skills/BusinessLevel: Introductory and overview