The many invisible forces: Why mentoring “best practices” are sometimes not enough

by Jean E. Rhodes

My resolution for 2019 is to finally complete and submit my new book, tentatively titled “Rethinking Mentoring.” One thing I discuss is in the book is that, despite careful screening and interviewing, evidence-based training and case … Read the rest

Good news!: The “Elements” lead to effective practice

by Jean Rhodes

If you haven’t been using MENTOR’s Elements of Effective Practice (EEPM) you’re missing a golden opportunity to improve relationship length and strength. Of course, many mentoring practitioners know the EEPM well—in fact some have even witnessed its … Read the rest

From good to better: Four strategies for improving the practice of youth mentoring

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by Jean Rhodes

In the coming months, MENTOR will be releasing its 4th Edition of the iconic Elements of Effective Practice. This edition is the culmination of intense work by our core team, led by iRT (led by Janis Kupersmidt … Read the rest

A Look into the Development of the New Elements of Effective Practice for Mentoring™

staff-bio-michael-garringerby Mike Garringer, MENTOR, Director of Knowledge Management

You’ve read a few articles here on the Chronicle over the last several months about the development of the next edition of the Elements of Effective Practice for Mentoring, which … Read the rest

Mentoring in the Digital Age: A survey and guidelines

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Last year, the Center for Evidence-Based Mentoring hosted a pre-summit short course on Mentoring in the Digital Age. The short course was packed with thoughtful presentations by leading scholars and lively discussions about the impact … Read the rest