Matches in the ALSC Mentoring Program may choose to use outside sources to improve their match. Below is a bibliography of resources that might help mentors and mentees:
Examples from the ALSC Blog
Check out the resources and information posted by mentors and mentees to the ALSC Blog.
"Eby, Lillian T., Tammy D. Allen, Sarah C. Evans, Thomas Ng, and David DuBois. "Does Mentoring Matter? A Multidisciplinary Meta-Analysis." Journal of Vocational Behavior. U.S. National Library of Medicine, n.d. Web. 11 May 2015
From Huffington Post: Mentoring Culture is Good for Business
From TechCrunch: Mentors Are the Secret Weapons of Successful Startups
From Fast Company: Why Being a Mentor is Worth the Effort
From Entrepreneur: The 9 Things People Decide Within Seconds of Meeting You
From Building Effective Mentoring Partnerships: Mentee Skills Critical to Rapport Building
From Journal of Extension: Keys to Successful Mentoring Relationships
From Library Journal: The Next Generation May Not Want Your Mentoring
From Entrepreneur: Look to Peer Mentoring Groups for Ideas, Support and Tough Love
From Inc.: 12 Questions You Should Ask Your Mentor ASAP
From the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation: Questions to Ask a Mentor and Tips for a Successful Mentoring Session
From Mashable: The Mutual Benefits of Mentorship
From Huffington Post: What Should You Look For in a Mentor?
From Fortune: Is Mentoring Necessary for Career Advancement?
From Business News Daily: Want a Career Boost? Become a Mentor
From the Wall Street Journal: Finding and Working With the Right Mentor
From the University of Florida: Using Mentoring as a Part of Professional Development
Ambrose, Larry. A Mentor’s Companion. 1998. Chicago: Perrone-Ambrose.
Ensher, Ellen and Murphy, Susan. Power Mentoring: How Successful Mentors and Proteges Get the Most Out of Their Relationships. 2005. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
Lacey, Kathy. Making Mentoring Happen: A Simple and Effective Guide to Implementing a Successful Mentoring Program. 1999. Wariewood, NSW, Australia: Business & Professional Publishing Pty Limited.
Murray, Margo. Beyond the Myths and Magic of Mentoring: How to Facilitate an Effective Mentoring Process. 2001. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
Zachary, Lois J. Creating a Mentoring Culture: The Organization’s Guide. 2005. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
Zachary, Lois J. The Mentor’s Guide: Facilitating Effective Learning Relationships. 2000. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.