Foundations of Mentoring

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Leadership for ALL

Mentoring programs are an excellent way to support library staff at all levels. This webinar will provide an overview of the benefits of mentoring in our profession, recommendations for structuring mentoring processes, and tips for creating a strong foundation to launch and maintain successful mentoring relationships.

Topics Covered

  1. What is mentoring (and what it is not)

  2. Benefits of mentoring

  3. Qualities of successful mentees and mentors

  4. Mentoring timeline

  5. Goal setting

  6. Communication and feedback

  7. Dealing with issues

  8. Tips for Success


Christine Kreger is the Professional Development Consultant for the Colorado State Library. She has been involved in leadership training and mentoring for over ten years, including acting as co-chair of the Colorado Association of Libraries Mentorship Interest Group, which provides a wide variety of mentoring options for library staff statewide, since 2019.


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Recording in CALL Academy

The recording for this session will be made available in CALL Academy approximately one week after delivery.