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10 Best Articles on Mentoring

A reading list of the best and most useful articles on mentoring from around the web—beginners to advanced—curated by thought leaders and our community. We focus on timeless pieces and update the list whenever we discover new, must-read articles or videos—make sure to bookmark and revisit this page.

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Top 5 Mentoring Articles

At a glance: these are the articles that have been most read, shared, and saved on mentoring by Refind users in 2022.

  1. How to Be a Mentor: 4 Ways to Change Someone’s Life
  2. How to Be a Good Mentor — Mentorship Advice from the Best Mentors We Know
  3. How to mentor software engineers
  4. The Best Mentors Ask These 8 Questions
  5. Mentoring During a Crisis

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Harvard Business Review

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Fast Company

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