Mentoring Strategies For 2021: A Discussion With Excellus Blue Cross - Blue Shield by Mentor Scout published on 2020-12-17T20:30:39Z On December 17th, 2020 Mentor Scout hosted a round table, Q&A style discussion on the latest trends in mentoring with Matthew FitzGibbons, program administrator for Excellus' highly successful corporate mentoring program. Matt shared his thoughts, ideas and best practices that have helped propel Excellus' Mentoring Program during the challenging 2020 year and his growth plans for mentoring for 2021. He was joined on the panel by Beth N. Carvin, CEO of Mentor Scout along with Laura DiFlorio, Happiness Manager, who will moderate the session. In this 40-minute call, a variety of challenging topics were discussed, such as: 1) How 2020 has flipped everything on its head, including mentoring. 2) Strategies for mentoring for 2021. Where do we go from here? 3) Ways to manage mentoring in a long distance, work-from-home environment. 4) Making meaningful strides in diversity and racial justice: one mentorship at a time. 5) Lessons learned, do's and don'ts 6) Embedding mentoring into the corporate culture. 7) Measuring the success of your mentoring program.