Mentoring Relationship Law and Legal Definition

Mentoring relationship means an advising relationship between a more-experienced person and a more-junior person. It is usually professional in nature and includes a more personalized nurturing feature. It can occur both on a formal, organized basis and on an informal need basis. It can vary in modality and duration and covers personal face-to-face interactions, telephone or videoconference conversations, E-mentoring such as online mentoring communities.