How to Be a Mentor in Your Organization
Mentoring is an essential leadership skill in today’s workplace. In addition to managing and motivating people, it’s also important that you can help others learn, grow and become more effective in their jobs.
This workshop is interactive and dynamic. Self-reflection, group discussions, exercises, self-assessments and role-plays make it possible to develop participant’s aptitudes and quickly. The participant handbook is simple to use and will be an ideal refresher.
This workshop is offered within organizations for groups of 5 people or more.
Course duration: 1 day
What is mentoring?
Differences between mentoring and:
Keys mentoring skills
Roles and responsibilities
• For the mentor
• For the mentoree
• Reading body language
• Empathic listening
• Adapting to personality types
• Handling emotional behaviours
• The art of asking non-threatening questions
The contract and the ground rules
The process, The G.R.O.W. model
• Goal setting
• Reality assessment
• Options evaluation
• Willingness to move forward
Setting up the path
The balancing act of challenging and supporting
How to avoid mentoring pitfalls
Personal action plan
Who Should Attend This Course?
Anyone who is currently involved in, or considering entering into a mentorship; employers interested in launching a mentoring program.
For more information on this workshop, please contact:
Tel: 613-234-2020, ext. 21