Monthly Archives: October 2015

3 Simple Questions Associations Should Ask Before Setting Up a Mentoring Program

Mentoring is the new black.  Even reality TV has jumped on board, with programs like The Voice and X Factor moving mentoring from a good idea to downright trendy. Mentoring may be “in”, but is it right for your association? An effective program will require a considerable investment of time and energy. Here are 3 […]

The Common Pitfalls in Mentoring Programs

Mentoring Programs and The Potential Pitfalls Along The Way It’s becoming more popular to run mentoring programs for members or employees as a way to support them to set up a long-term career, tackle common industry or profession pitfalls, create strong leaders or support career transition points like moving to a managerial position. True, mentoring […]

Case Study – Australian Women in Resources Alliance (AWRA)

Australian Women in Resources Alliance (AWRA) A mentoring initiative led by the Australian Mines and Metals Association (AMMA) BUSINESS CHALLENGE The Australian Women in Resources Alliance (AWRA) is an initiative led by the industry employer group Australian Mines and Metals Association (AMMA), specifically tasked with helping employers to increase female workforce participation in the resources, […]