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Effect of mentorship program on mentees’ psychosocial development

Ismail, Azman and Abdullah, Nor’Ain and Ridzwan, Ahmad Azan and Wan Ibrahim, Wan Nur Ain and Ismail, Yusof (2015) Effect of mentorship program on mentees’ psychosocial development. International Letters of Social and Humanistic Sciences, 49 (1). pp. 53-65. ISSN 2300-2697

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Abstract

The study investigates the role of mentorship in enhancing mentees’ psychosocial development. It utilized self-administered questionnaires completed by undergraduate military students at a public higher learning institution in Malaysia. The outcomes of SmartPLS path model analysis revealed two important findings: firstly, communication insignificantly correlated with psychosocial development. Secondly, support significantly correlated with psychosocial development. The results confirm that communication does not act as an important determinant of mentees’ psychosocial development. However, support does act as an important psychosocial development in the studied organization. This paper also provides discussion, implications and conclusion.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 8121/68565
Uncontrolled Keywords: mentoring; communication; support; psychosocial development
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HF Commerce > HF5001 Business. Business Administration > HF5549 Personnel management
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Economics and Management Sciences > Department of Business Administration
Kulliyyah of Economics and Management Sciences
Depositing User: Mr Yusof Ismail
Date Deposited: 02 Apr 2019 16:28
Last Modified: 02 Apr 2019 16:28
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/68565

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