Mentoring made easy

This guide from the NSW Premier's Office outlines the process and advantages of setting up a formal mentoring program in the workplace.

The guide provides case studies in order to demonstrate how mentoring programs have been established in different contexts.


  • What is Mentoring?
  • Why a Mentoring Program?
  • The Benefits of Mentoring Programs
  • Steps to a Successful Mentoring Program
  • Choosing a Mentor
  • Roles and Attributes of the Mentee and Mentor
  • Mentoring for EEO Groups
  • Other Ways of Mentoring
  • Mentoring Without a Program
  • Case Studies
  • Suggested Reading 


Spencer, C., & Tribe, K. NSW Premier's Department, Employment Equity and Diversity. (2004). Mentoring made easy. Retrieved from website:

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