- Course type: Self-paced
- Available Lessons: 11
- Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1Mentoring & Networking Relationships & Interpersonal Communication in the Workplace
Course SummaryUse this course to explain the benefits and elements of workplace mentoring to your employees and company leaders. Our video lessons and quizzes offer information on how to set up and run a successful mentoring program.
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About This Course
Mentorships can promote teamwork and improve performance in both the mentee and the mentor. If you'd like your company's employees to get information on mentoring and how to develop these relationships, use our lessons and quizzes to present information as part of a corporate training program.
How It Works
Each video lesson lasts five to ten minutes, and employees can watch them anytime, on a computer, smartphone or tablet. If you organize group training sessions, employees can learn together about the benefits of mentoring and discuss how to set up and operate a program.
You may find these course features to be useful:
- Lively video lessons developed and taught by expert instructors
- Text transcripts that make it easy to follow the narrator
- Short lessons quizzes that promote discussion and test learning
- Chapter exams and a comprehensive final exam that gauges employee understanding of the material
How It Helps
- Defines mentoring:By watching these short lessons, employees can get information on what mentoring is and how it can benefit the mentor and mentee as well as the company.
- Offers advice:Using this course in corporate training sessions provides information on how to organize and manage a formal mentorship program in your organization.
- Describes challenges:Company leaders and employees can discuss common problems in mentorship programs and explore ways to overcome them.
- Examines training methods:The lessons in this course provide an opportunity to look at several types of training methods, including job rotation and job mentoring, and see what might be best for your company's needs.
Elements of Workplace Mentoring
- Workplace and networking relationships
- Benefits of mentoring
- Elements of a successful mentoring program
- Types of employee training
- Types of mentoring
How to Mentor in the Workplace
- How to locate a mentor
- Benefits of mentoring
- Managing the mentoring relationship
- Challenges of mentoring-mentee interactions
- Responsibilities of both mentors and mentees
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