Power Mentoring: How Successful Mentors and Proteges Get the Most Out of Their Relationships
Written to reflect the realities of today's business environment, "Power Mentoring" is a nuts-and-bolts guide for anyone who wants to create a ... Show synopsis Written to reflect the realities of today's business environment, "Power Mentoring" is a nuts-and-bolts guide for anyone who wants to create a connection with a protege or mentor, or to improve a current mentoring relationship. Filled with illustrative examples and candid insights from fifty of America's most successful mentors and proteges, "Power Mentoring" unlocks the secrets of great mentoring relationships and shows how anyone (including those who are well established in their careers, or those who are just starting out) can become a successful mentor or protege. Based on compelling interviews from Ellen Ensher and Susan Murphy's own research, this important resource explains what it takes to develop a "power mentoring" network consisting of a variety of mentors across a range of organizations and industries. The authors provide strategies for establishing such power mentoring relationships, outline the best practices, and offer insights from mentors and proteges in a variety of fields including technology, politics, and the media.