"ÝE¨xplains how to establish a mentoring program.... getAbstract recommends this book as a manual for academic, management and human resource professional who are interested in mentoring. Those who are not yet convinced that their organizations need mentoring programs may see the light after they read this book." -- getAbstract.com "getAbstract.com"
About the Author
David Megginson, principal of Megginson Technologies, has been active within the SGML and XML communities since 1991. He led the original initiative that created SAX, the leading streaming API for XML that has been implemented in products by IBM, Oracle, Apache, and Sun. He also chaired the XML Information Set Working Group at the W3C Consortium and was a member of its XML Working Group. In 2000, he received the Java Technology Achievement Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Java Community from Sun and "JavaPro" magazine.
Dr. David Clutterbuck is one of Europe's most prolific and well-known management writers and thinkers. He has written 53 books and hundreds of articles on cutting edge management themes. Co-founder of The European Mentoring and Coaching Council, Clutterbuck is a former Practice Lead of an international consulting firm that specializes in helping people in organizations develop the skills to help others. HR Magazine listed him as one of the top 25 most influential thinkers in the field of Human Resources. Dr Clutterbuck is also visiting professor at both Sheffield Hallam University and Oxford Brookes University.
Bob Garvey is Principal Lecturer and leader of the Mentoring and Coaching Research Unit at Sheffield Hallam University.
Paul Stokes Stokes also works at the Unit as a Senior Lecturer.
Ruth Garrett-Harris holds the position of Researcher and Consultant.