Life Coach or Mentor? A Q&A with Both May Help You Decide | On becoming a great executive coach |

What’s the difference between a coach and a mentor? Aside from cost, that is. In typical situations, coaches charge a fee, and mentors are volunteers. To find out what sets them apart, I spoke to three people—a career coach, an informal mentor (who has worked on an ad hoc basis with more than 30 mentees), and a formal mentor who works with mentees via a defined program.

Via Ariana Amorim