TITLE

FORMAL MENTORING IN THE U. S. MILITARY

AUTHOR(S)
Johnson, W. Brad; Andersen, Gene R.
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Naval War College Review;Spring2010, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p113
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses formal mentoring in the U.S. military. The authors examine evidence related to mentoring in military organizations. The authors address the reasons why mentoring has become more prevalent in the U.S. military. The authors talk about extensive literature reviews of three decades of research on mentoring outcomes in civilian organization and how these outcomes have influenced military use of mentors. The article also provides several recommendations for military leaders who wish to integrate formal mentoring programs into their strategic-planning.
ACCESSION #
51197432

 

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