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January Is National Mentoring Month: Expert Tells Employers How to Get Involved

Dr. Susan Weinberger Explains How to Implement Internal and External Mentoring Programs in BLR Video and Article Series

Brentwood, TN —January 3, 2013—January 2013 is National Mentoring Month. Does your organization provide employee-mentors for your community? Have you ever considered an external mentoring program for youth?

Dr. Susan Weinberger, an expert on internal and external business mentoring has provided a host of resources on for any employer interested in setting up a mentoring program.

First, in a BLR video, Dr. Weinberger explains what National Mentoring Month—celebrated every January--is all about, including: events and activities, how employers can participate, and the benefits for an organization that provides employee-mentors.

The video is available at

Dr. Weinberger also contributed the following practical and educational articles to
Implementing an employee-youth mentoring program
Implementing an internal employee mentoring program
Understanding the difference between employee mentoring and coaching

What better time for your organization to get involved and/or implement a mentoring program during January/National Mentoring Month?

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