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Mentoring 2.0
A Practitioner’s Guide to Changing Lives

  • Sunil Unny Guptan - Visiting Professor, IIM Ahmedabad and Adjunct Professor, IIM Udaipur


August 2018 | 256 pages | SAGE Response

Mentors are magical people. They can potentially transform ordinary folks into amazing icons of achievement. The best of them can morph their subtle and exalted practice into an art form.

This book is a walking tour of the workings of the mentoring process, the key aspects of the practice of mentoring, and the snares and snags to look out for. It takes a systematic look at all aspects of getting the best out of being a mentor and having one to guide you.

The author also discusses the new aspects of the practice:

  • E-mentoring
  • Mentoring leaders
  • Evaluating mentoring
  •   Expectations in mentoring
  •   Capability and attributes of the mentor
  •   Challenges in mentoring and handling difficult situations
  •   Designing and setting up mentoring schemes within organizations 

Several cases and examples cited in the book are of actual people living through the process, and are drawn from the author’s long years of experience, practice and research. 

It is an invaluable guidebook for top executives and senior managers wanting to mentor young professionals, for teachers and educationalist working with the youth of today, for faculty and students of business schools and institutions of higher learning and for young people seeking a mentor.

 
Foreword by C. Parthasarathy
 
Preface
 
How it All Began
 
What Mentors Do
 
Getting to Know the Mentor Better
 
Inside the Mentor’s Mind
 
Abilities and Aptitude of the Mentor
 
Challenges in Mentoring
 
The Mentoring Process
 
Designing Mentoring Schemes in Organizations
 
Expectations in Mentoring
 
Evaluating Mentoring
 
E-Mentoring
 
Mentoring Leaders
 
Mentoring Practices in Different Sectors
 
Questions You May Have About Mentoring

“I see this book as an excellent guide to understand the nuances of mentoring for those in the practice and for those aspiring to step in…a valuable companion for the corporate executives to nurture leaders and confident young people in their teams.”

C Parthasarathy,
Chairman and Managing Director, Karvy Group"

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Sunil Unny Guptan

Dr Sunil Unny Guptan is a professor, mentor, life and executive coach, author, entrepreneur, motivational speaker, corporate educator, journalist and social thinker. He is based out of Hyderabad, India. He now heads Touching Lives, an initiative to make a significant difference in the lives of people. He is also Director of Emotions Toolbox Pvt Ltd, focusing on leveraging technology platforms to promote healthy social and personal relationships, emotional health and psychological wellness. He is a mentor and executive coach to several CEOs and top executives, and a popular speaker and consultant in India and other geographies. He has been... More About Author

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ISBN: 9789352807628
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