What does mentorship mean?

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  1. mentorship(Noun)

    state of being a mentor


  1. Mentorship

    Mentorship is a personal developmental relationship in which a more experienced or more knowledgeable person helps to guide a less experienced or less knowledgeable person. However, true mentoring is more than just answering occasional questions or providing ad hoc help. It is about an ongoing relationship of learning, dialog, and challenge. The person in receipt of mentorship may be referred to as a protégé, a protégée, an apprentice or, in recent years, a mentee. "Mentoring" is a process that always involves communication and is relationship based, but its precise definition is elusive. One definition of the many that have been proposed, is Mentoring in Europe has existed since at least Ancient Greek times. Since the 1970s it has spread in the United States of America mainly in training contexts and it has been described as "an innovation in American management".


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mentorship in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mentorship in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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