The point of partnering
Becoming a horsesmouth partner allows organisations and their members to engage in online mentoring as part of a wider public community (horsesmouth.co.uk). It also allows organisations to create a profile in this public community (horsesmouth.co.uk) and to direct users to their own resources. It is another valuable and rewarding acitivity for organisations to offer their staff and members which takes advantage of their experience, their interests, their training and their goodwill. It allows organisations to offer a branded and badged platform in this safe, hosted and fit for purpose mentoring environment and to outreach to many thousands of people who would otherwise not be able to access this level of personal expertise,
Partnering horsesmouth can help fulfill corporate social responsibility objectives by significantly increasing volunteering opportunities for your staff in a way they will find easy to do as well as personally rewarding. Similarly, partnering with horsesmouth can help fulfill the charitable objectives of your organisation by adding another way to outreach to and communicate with the public about your issue, making the most of your investment in people and information. As a partner on horsesmouth you will have significant statistics available to you about site usage and behavior. We can track the total number of hours your mentors spend volunteering on horsesmouth as well as their mentoring aptitude via the MFactor. This opens up considerable scope for new forms of recognition and accreditation as well as clearly creating a new route to your customers and clients. Finally as a highly trafficked site horsesmouth can deliver qualified, interested traffic to your own web resources
Expertise from all over
Our partners will be organisations, corporates and charities with specific expertise or interest in the wide range of issues covered on the site.
How to get involved
If your organisation is interested in partnering horsesmouth, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more.
"There is grit in my wounds
I cleaned it out
Sowed it up
Planted a seed
-trying is the most important step..."
If you've lived, you've learned...and you've probably got a story to tell. Mentoring online is the perfect way to share your hard earned-wisdom with those who can benefit from your experiences and knowledge, all in a supportive, safe and secure online environment. It takes seconds to sign up and you never know who you might meet!
If you've tried using search and browsed the profiles on our site but can't find anyone who's quite right for you, send a request for a mentor to the whole community. You'll get some good responses and one or two may turn into mentoring relationships.