How to Be a Better Mentor: the Secrets to Active Listening 👂🏽

Starting a new mentorship may feel rocky at times – you or your mentee might sense that something’s off. You can’t always put your finger on it, but it just doesn’t seem to gel. Of course, not all mentors can guide everyone, but there’s always room to improve as a better mentor for your mentee.… Continue reading How to Be a Better Mentor: the Secrets to Active Listening 👂🏽

The Science of Giving Back: Why Mentoring Will Make You Happier

There are many reasons to become a mentor. This noble and healthy path can add value to people’s lives and have a therapeutic effect on the mentor. Giving back can do more good for you than you realize, and here are some examples to prove that mentoring will make you happier. It Decreases Stress Volunteering,… Continue reading The Science of Giving Back: Why Mentoring Will Make You Happier

Celebrating Pride Month 🏳️‍🌈

With bright colours everywhere… June is all about celebrating peoples’ identities and embracing being true to yourself!    Many in North America and across the world recognize June as Pride Month. It’s a time to celebrate and support the diversity of the LGBTQ+ communities, while acknowledging their history and hardships that they have endured throughout their… Continue reading Celebrating Pride Month 🏳️‍🌈

PMI-Montreal’s Digital Transformation

Mentorship is powerful! The demand for mentorship in the workplace is undeniable, with 87% of millennial employees requesting it. Mentorship also improves retention and onboarding; the 2016 Millennial Deloitte survey found that “those intending to stay with their organization for more than five years are twice as likely to have a mentor (68%) than not… Continue reading PMI-Montreal’s Digital Transformation

Canadian Mentorship Program opens doors for Creatives

A couple of years back, it would have been almost impossible to run a mentorship program online. The software, the tools and infrastructure simply did not exist to support it from A to Z. Now, it’s safe to say that it’s a breeze. At Mentorly, we provide digital solutions that enable organizations to drive impact… Continue reading Canadian Mentorship Program opens doors for Creatives

SXSW 2022 Mentorship Sessions Powered by Mentorly

  Mentorly is proud to announce our partnership with SXSW and SXSW EDU! The wait is finally over! SXSW is back for 2022 and people are buzzing! After being entirely virtual last year, this year’s fest will offer in person and online experiences. All mentorship sessions this year are powered by Mentorly’s technology, allowing badge… Continue reading SXSW 2022 Mentorship Sessions Powered by Mentorly

Celebrating Black History Month

February is Black History Month – every February, people across the world participate in celebrating Black History Month events and festivities that honour the legacy of the African culture and raise awareness of Black History and future. Black History Month is celebrated and recognized in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. As a… Continue reading Celebrating Black History Month

3 Famous Mentoring Relationships

Mentoring is powerful! Hands down, anyone who wants to move on in life or business, to achieve greater things, make a bigger impact and perform at a higher level, needs to find the right mentor for themselves. Someone who will be there for you and guide you through roadblocks that you would never anticipate alone.… Continue reading 3 Famous Mentoring Relationships

This is how StartUp Canada is building a more gender-balanced world!

If you haven’t heard of Startup Canada, you’re truly missing out! Startup Canada connects Canadian entrepreneurs from coast to coast with the tools, community, and support they need to start and build their businesses. Through their flagship programs, they empower women and Indigenous entrepreneurs to be leaders in change. Not only is Startup Canada’s Mentorship… Continue reading This is how StartUp Canada is building a more gender-balanced world!

3 Remote Work Myths to Drop

Remote work is not all lounging in pajama pants and taking your calls from the couch. If working from home has taught us anything, it’s better time management, self-discipline, and never facing your desktop camera towards an open door. I mean, we all got the occasional “Oh snap, didn’t know you’re in a meeting” from… Continue reading 3 Remote Work Myths to Drop