Finding a Guide: The Value of Having a Professional Mentor
Common Good Careers
Common Good Careers provides guidance on identifying and finding a mentor, which can offer opportunities for both parties to develop and improve together.
Guide to Coaching, Mentoring, & Succession Planning
Cultural Human Resources Council
The Cultural Human Resources Council in Canada shares a guide on coaching, mentoring, and succession planning (PDF). It provides guidelines for each and has a checklist of qualities for a coach.
Find a Mentor or Counselor
U.S. Small Business Administration
The U.S. Small Business Administration discusses the roles and responsibilities of the mentor and protégé. It also has a checklist to help someone evaluate his or her readiness to become a mentor and suggests do’s and don’ts for success.