The Impact of Mentorship on Employee Retention and Career Development. Why belonging matters.

The average tenure at the top 10 tech companies is less than two years. This means that by the time an employee get’s ramped up, they are almost on their way out. According to a study by the Association for Talent Development, higher employee retention is among the top benefits of mentoring programs. Higher employee… Continue reading The Impact of Mentorship on Employee Retention and Career Development. Why belonging matters.

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 Advantages of Professional Mentorship

Welcome! This article explores the many benefits of professional mentorship. Now it’s dive-in. 🏊‍♀️ Too busy to read the entire article? We understand, here’s the TLDR: Knowledge and Encouragement Goal Setting and Accountability Mentor Fulfillment Organizational Benefits Network Expansion Trust and Constructive Feedback Early Mentorship Can Broaden your Horizon Mentorship is quickly becoming one of… Continue reading The Advantages of Professional Mentorship

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

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

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

5 Ways to Invest in Yourself

Photo by Danielle MacInnes

There is no doubt that this global pandemic has transformed our lives. It has shifted the infrastructure of work, education and drastically affected our day-to-day activities. That doesn’t mean we put our lives on hold until “normalcy” resumes though.  Here are five ways to ensure you’re working on yourself even while we’re being shaken up… Continue reading 5 Ways to Invest in Yourself

Say Hello to Mentorly Enterprise!

Co-founders Katherine Macnaughton and Ashley Werhun. Photo by Martin Reisch.

        An announcement from the Founders of Mentorly This week, we launched Mentorly Enterprise, a solution designed to empower HR professionals, program managers, and community leaders to create impactful and scalable mentorship programs. Mentorly Enterprise has been flying under the radar for a few years, even while our enterprise clients have been loving it across North… Continue reading Say Hello to Mentorly Enterprise!