Benefits of Mentoring

Mentoring brings value at many levels, mentees, mentors, supervisors and the Alliances for which they are members. Mentees have an opportunity to gain practical knowledge and insight from a seasoned Professional who has achieved a level of expertise they aspire to attain. Mentors have an opportunity to expand their repertoire of professional knowledge and skills through their instruction and facilitation of others. The Alliances have the opportunity to further develop and disseminate the wealth of talent, skills and knowledge of its members.

Why Mentoring Works

  1. We do most of our learning from observing successful and unsuccessful models.
  2. We respond well to positive reinforcement from certain people.
  3. We learn from having “mastery experiences,” leaping ahead in our learning when we master something difficult.