In the first in a series of columns dedicated to mentoring, we take a look at the background and revival of this increasingly popular intervention. Lis Merrick and Paul Stokes Mentoring is enjoying a comeback, and is fast becoming a key element of L&D strategies Mentoring has been around since the great poet Homer wrote his epic The Odyssey. Most people are familiar with the ancient Greek tale of Odysseus returning from the Trojan Wars to find that his old friend Mentor had supported his son Telemachus during his long absence. However, are you also aware than Mentor...

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