Mentor Match: The Good, Bad, and the Ugly on Getting a Program Started

Mentor Match: The Good, Bad, and the Ugly on Getting a Program Started

Professional Development By: Laura Brook

Weighing the pros and cons of offering a mentorship program to members? Take a note from the experience of the Financial Planning Association, which recently launched an online MentorMatch program.

Last year I was at our annual conference catching up with a colleague who used to work with me at the Financial Planning Association (FPA). I shared with her that we were about to launch a mentoring program where our members could mentor fellow financial planners. ...