Enabling Growth through Feedback
In the mentoring relationship, constructive feedback is everything. The more a mentee understands the nature of the feedback process, the more they value the feedback that they receive from mentors. The more a mentor understands the value of feedback, the more they can improve their mentoring skills and grow their relationship with their mentee. Keep in mind the following points:
» Feedback facilitates learning, drives mutual accountability, and enables growth.
» Feedback provides mentees with support, offers guidance in creating and articulating a vision, and challenges them to take the next steps in their growth and development.
» Feedback lets mentors know when they have gotten off track, overstepped, ...