Good practice guidance discussing the use of coaching in workplace settings to raise employees' awareness of different perspectives and increase their ability to take responsibility for their own development.
Almost half (45%) of managers lack the confidence to help employees acquire the skills they need, according to analyst firm Gartner.
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Only 13% of workers in the UK have a mentor despite employees highly valuing mentoring opportunities.
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A model mentoring policy, which covers the purpose of mentoring, how mentors and mentees will be matched, and the responsibilities of the mentor and mentee.
A model mentoring contract, which covers the purpose of mentoring, how mentors and mentees will be matched, and the responsibilities of the mentor and mentee.
A model mentoring evaluation form, for both the mentor and mentee to evaluate a mentoring arrangement.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to coaching and mentoring.