A Practitioners Guide to Touching Lives

by Guptan, Sunil Unny

Mentors are people who make a significant difference to the lives of others, lifting them out of being ordinary and leading them to an almost magical transformation. This book is a comprehensive guide to the intricate world of mentoring in organizational settings. Based on the author’s pioneering research and wide-ranging practice, this book unravels the entire mentoring process, from building the mentor-mentee relationship to the precautions that need to be taken and the ways in which organizational goals can be attained. He also discusses:

– The skills of a good mentor
– How the mentor’s mind works, and the values and attitudes she/he must have
– The mentor’s code of ethics
– How to handle tricky situations relating to power, authority, and gender issues
– How to set up a successful mentoring scheme in an organization

Enriched with actual cases and the experiences of people undergoing mentoring, this book is a powerful tool for understanding and practice.
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Bibliographic Information
  • Pub date: December 2006
  • English
  • 9788132102762 / 0761935282
  • India
  • Primary Price: 12.99 GBP
  • Pages: 216
  • SAGE Publications / Sage Publications Pvt. Ltd
  • Publish State: Published
  • Responsibility: Sunil Unny Guptan.
  • Page size: 20
  • Illustration: Illustrations
  • Series: Response Books
  • Reference Code: BDZ0007622903