Annotation You'll find this updated best-seller to be an insightful guide to better mentoring in today's workplace. This quick-read manual gives you the skills of a competent, inspiring teacher. It explains the many styles of mentoring, how to understand mentee needs, and what types of behaviors to practice and avoid. Included is real-world, ready-to-use advice ... with a special section for handling unique situations, including cross-cultural and gender issues. Annotation Mentoring is a useful resource for anyone interested in this enriching and rewarding experience. The book covers key questions and considerations for the potential mentor, as well as assisting in identifying and understanding the needs of a mentee. Special topics discussed include cross-cultural, cross-gender, and supervisor/employee mentoring.