About the show:
Larry Sternberg has a true passion for mentoring, a unique relationship that changes lives, not only the life of the mentee, but the life of the mentor as well. On this show you’ll learn about mentoring, why it’s important, how it’s done and the impact it can have. Larry interviews experts who have studied mentoring, and he also interviews actual mentors and mentees from many walks of life. Listen to their stories and the insights that emerge and become empowered to make a difference through mentoring relationships. Mentoring is broadcast live every Thursday at 7 a.m. Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Empowerment Channel.
About this episode:
Having studied mentoring relationships in the workplace, Dr. Lisa Finkelstein is a professor and expert in Industrial and Organizational Psychology at Northern Illinois University. Dr. Finkelstein has also published several books and papers, including “Designing Workplace Mentoring Programs: An Evidence-Based Approach.” Dr. Finkelstein is joined by Dr. Kurt Kraiger, former President of SIOP and current Professor at Colorado State University. Dr. Kraiger serves as an expert on training and ill-structured learning environments. Together, Dr. Finkelstein and Dr. Kraiger explore the power of training and mentoring relationships in the workplace with Larry Sternberg.