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Unformatted text preview: Psychosocial functions Role modeling giving a junior manager a pattern of values and behavior to emulate Acceptance and confirmation providing mutual support and encouragement Counseling helping a junior manager work out personal problems, thus enhancing his or her self-image Friendship engaging in mutual satisfying social interaction. Research indicates phases in the mentoring process: 1) Initiation 2) Cultivation 3) separation 4) redefinition...
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- Spring '08