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5 Ways to Champion Diversity in Remote Teams

11/5/2020
Sarah Parks

Diversity and inclusion are crucial aspects of today's workplace, but with more and more people working remotely, businesses need to re-consider how to address them.

The Keys to a Good Mentoring Relationship

10/27/2020
Aisha Prince

Mentoring relationships can easily lose momentum or fail. Follow this guide to ensure you create a good mentoring relationship that is inspiring and fulfilling...

How Businesses Can Retain Graduates and Attract Gen-Z Employees

10/18/2020
Steven Ferreira

The latest wave of graduates entering the workforce belong to Gen Z and with them bring a new set of values and priorities. Here is how businesses can adapt and retain their top graduates...

5 Ways To Support Employee Mental Health While WFH

10/8/2020
Aisha Prince

With more and more people suffering from mental health issues as a result of Covid-19, it's never been more important for businesses to support their employees' mental health. Here are 5 ways to do just that...

How To Measure The Success Of A Mentoring Programme

10/7/2020
Nicola Cronin

Workplace mentoring has many benefits, but these benefits need to be measurable in order to truly make an impact. Mentoring is traditionally difficult to track, but it doesn't have to be: here's how to measure the success of your mentoring programmes...

Leadership Mentoring: Develop Your Leaders Through Mentorship

8/20/2020
Nicola Cronin

Good leadership is essential for growth. Here's how a leadership mentoring programme can develop both the leaders of today and tomorrow.

7 Ways To Improve Employee Development In Your Organisation

7/9/2020
Nicola Cronin

Employee development is vital in order to keep people engaged, growing, and fulfilled at work. With corporate training often not producing the desired results, here are 7 ways organisations can improve employee development...

3 Steps To Promote Gender Equality & Inclusivity

7/6/2020
Rowena Godley

As we continue to fight for gender equality in business and strive to create inclusive workplaces, here are 3 simple steps organisations can take to help...

The Complete Guide To Reverse Mentoring

7/2/2020
Nicola Cronin

Reverse mentoring is a powerful way of engaging employees, sharing knowledge and developing skills. We share everything you need to know about reverse mentoring in this guide...

Racial Diversity in the Workplace: Boosting Representation in Leadership

6/10/2020
Nicola Cronin

Businesses and individuals must turn their words into actions to ensure they make long-lasting positive change for racial diversity in the workplace. Here are just some ways to make a difference.

How To Make Your Workplace More LGBTQ Inclusive

6/9/2020
Giorgia Alessandrini

An inclusive workforce is one that factors in everyone, and treats them equally. In honour of Pride Month, we've put together a guide on how to make your workplace more LGBTQ inclusive.

Mentoring A New Generation Of Software Developers: Interview with Dragos Nedelcu

6/2/2020
Nicola Cronin

Guider interviewed Berlin-based software developer Dragos Nedelcu about the importance of mentorship in software engineering, and how tech companies can join the trend...

Virtual Mentoring: How To Make It Work

5/28/2020
Nicola Cronin

Virtual mentoring is becoming more commonplace in our ever-changing modern world. This guide talks you through how to run a virtual mentoring program in your organisation and how to overcome its challenges.

How Failure Leads To Success

5/20/2020
Ben Atlas

From a young age we learn failure is something to be feared, but without it, we would learn and grow at a much slower pace. This is how embracing failure leads to success...

The Positive Impact of Mentoring on Mental Health

5/19/2020
Nicola Cronin

In honour of Mental Health Awareness Week, we wanted to focus on the positive impact mentoring has been proven to have on mental health.

The Importance of Positive Self-Talk

4/19/2020
Ben Atlas

Self-talk is the running dialogue inside our heads, and it can have a bigger impact on us that we realize. Here's a complete guide to positive self-talk with practical pointers...

How Guider’s Partners Are Making A Difference During Covid-19

4/1/2020
Nicola Cronin

As Coronavirus leaves a quarter of the world’s population in lockdown, more and more businesses and individuals are taking action to support any way they can. Guider are incredibly proud to work with organisations making an impact.

How Virtual Mentoring Supports Remote Teams

3/24/2020
Nicola Cronin

As we make our homes our offices during Covid-19, having support and guidance is essential across all areas of a business. Here's how virtual mentoring can support teams and organisations as we all work from home...

What Is A Mentor? Definition, Purpose & More

3/23/2020
Nicola Cronin

A mentor is a person who can support, advise and guide you through your career. Mentors can be incredibly valuable in growing confidence, developing leadership, and generally accelerating careers. Here's all you need to know...

How To Run A Productive Mentoring Session

3/3/2020
Nicola Cronin

It's important for mentoring sessions to follow a structure, to ensure they stay productive and valuable for both parties. Here's how to run a productive mentoring session...

Marks & Spencer Making A Difference With Mentoring

2/27/2020
Nicola Cronin

We are working with Marks & Spencer to create a people centric culture of career development and learning. The magic ingredient? Mentoring.

The Difference Between Coaching and Mentoring

2/25/2020
Nicola Cronin

While these personal development practises have many things in common, there is a difference between coaching and mentoring. Here's all you need to know...

How To Set Goals And Actually Achieve Them

2/20/2020
Nick Ross

Learning how to set goals effectively can be the key difference in actually achieving them. Here are our top 5 tips to setting goals...

Mentoring Statistics: The Research You Need To Know

2/3/2020
Nicola Cronin

We've compiled all of the key mentoring statistics and research into one place. Whether you're looking to learn more about mentoring, or need some killer stats to support your mentoring program at work, look no further...

The Different Types Of Mentoring and How To Use Them

1/21/2020
Nicola Cronin

There are many different types of mentoring, and they can be used in different ways within organisations to achieve different business objectives. We clear it all up in this guide...

National Mentoring Month: 5 Ways You Can Get Involved

1/8/2020
Nicola Cronin

January is National Mentoring Month – but what does that mean and how can you get involved? Here's everything you need to know...

10 Personal & Career Development Goals For 2020 (That Are Actually Achievable)

12/16/2019
Nicola Cronin

New year, new you? As we enter not only a new year but a new decade, decide what you want to achieve by setting personal and career development goals! Here are some ideas...

How To Improve Diversity & Inclusion With Mentoring

12/12/2019
Nicola Cronin

There are many ways companies can be actively improving their inclusivity in order to achieve a truly diverse workplace. One of those ways, is with mentoring...

How To Be A Good Mentee: Guider's Top Tips

12/9/2019
Nicola Cronin

So you've got yourself a mentor – congrats! The more you put into this relationship, the more you'll get out of it, so here are our top tips for being a good mentee...

How To Be A Good Mentor: Guider's Top Tips

12/9/2019
Nicola Cronin

The difference between a good and a bad mentor can be life-changing, so you want to make sure you get it right. Here are Guider's top tips on how to be a good mentor...

32 Self Improvement Quotes To Guide Your Personal Development

12/5/2019
Nicola Cronin

In all areas of life, self improvement is crucial to success and happiness. But personal development takes hard work, so here are 32 inspiring self improvement quotes to help motivate you to be the best you can be...

What is Mentoring Software? | Guider AI

12/3/2019
Nicola Cronin

Mentoring software is a technology platform that facilitates the organisation and management of effective mentoring programs. Here's all you need to know...

How To Find A Great Mentor

11/29/2019
Nicola Cronin

We’re constantly being told by TED Talks, life coaches, career advice blogs and entrepreneurs to get a mentor...but how do you actually go about finding one? We give all our tips in this guide!

How Mentoring Supports Women In Leadership

11/27/2019
Nicola Cronin

Diversity in business has been proven to improve innovation and even revenue. The world needs more women in leadership roles, so how can mentoring help us get there?

The Powerful Benefits Of Mentoring

11/23/2019
Nicola Cronin

Mentoring has the power to accelerate our self-development, career progression, and overall confidence – but it doesn't stop there. Here are the powerful benefits of mentoring for everyone involved...

How To Start A Mentoring Program: A Step By Step Guide

11/21/2019
Nicola Cronin

Starting a mentoring program in your organisation takes time and planning. In this step by step guide we'll walk you through exactly how to start a mentoring program...

The Importance of Mentoring in the Workplace

11/20/2019
Nicola Cronin

Mentoring in the workplace comes with a whole host of benefits for both mentees, mentors, and the business itself. Here's why everyone needs a mentoring program...

Guider Help LVMH Reach 50/50 Gender Balance Goals With Mentoring

11/15/2019
Nicola Cronin

Guider are delighted to be working with LVMH on their UK mentoring programme aimed at supporting and empowering women into leadership roles...

How To Run A Successful Mentoring Intro Session With Your Mentee

11/14/2019
Nicola Cronin

Getting or becoming a mentor is an exciting time! Here's a step by step guide to running a successful intro session to get your relationship off to a good start...

Personal Development: How To Take Responsibility For It

11/12/2019
Nicola Cronin

Self-awareness, growth and development are all hot topics, but where do you begin? Here are 6 simple ways you can take responsibility for your own personal development...