Sometimes mentors and mentees run into the challenge of not being able to be in the same room for their meetings due to business travel, unanticipated personal or business appointments, family needs, etc. Sometimes the best option is to skip that week’s meeting. However, John says that LEI has found that web meetings can be an effective alternative for meeting when needed. Web meetings can also be an effective means for meeting when the mentor and mentee don’t live in the same city but already have an established relationship. Remote meetings can especially be useful to continue a mentoring relationship when either mentor or mentee move to a new location yet both desire to continue the mentoring relationship. In this podcast, John offers recommendations on how to effectively use web meetings as the means for your mentoring meetings.
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