The Peer Bulletin is an independent, international, subscriber-funded, advertising- and promotion-free magazine. We believe in nurturing the human spirit by drawing upon the wisdom and practices of many traditions, our subscribers and other contributors, all of whom are making a difference in the fields of peer assistance, mentoring and coaching.
The content of our magazine bridges the gap between science and art as well as the gap between thinking and doing, We offer our readers the opportunity to connect with an international network of practitioners, writers and researchers who are dedicated to inspiration, cooperation, respect, positive regard, hope, compassion, and equality throughout the world.
The Peer Bulletin is published monthly online until July 2016; from then on publication frequency will change.
The Peer Bulletin is typically 50-55 pages in length for each issue.
The Peer Bullletin is distributed in online formats, including flipbook, pdf, and a version suitable for smart phones and other hand held devices.
Each issue typically contains 4-6 feature articles; a section on funding and employment opportunities; a section highlighting champions for peer assistance, coaching and mentoring; a section on new programs, activities, and resources associated with peer assistance, mentoring, and coaching; a section on the latest research studies (with brief summaries); a section of professional development conferences, trainings and workshops; a section on famous mentoring relationships; and a section on special offers that are exclusive to subcribers.
The Peer Bulletin does not include advertising, commercials, or promotions.
The Peer Bulletin is the only magazine that focuses on all three disciplines of coaching, mentoring and peer assistance.
The Peer Bulletin has been published longer than any magazine in the fields of coaching, mentoring, or peer assistance.
The Editorial Advisory Board of the Peer Bulletin is composed of the most accomplished and experienced leaders and experts in the fields of coaching, mentoring, and peer assistance All back issues of the Peer Bulletin are available to subscribers.
The Peer Bulletin (ISSN 1488-6774) is published monthly to assist business, community, education and agency personnel to achieve balance, well-being, and prosperity in heart, mind and soul. Subscriptions are available online (payment by credit card of PayPal) or by calling 1.250.480.9698, or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Discounts are available for two-year subscriptions.
Previous issues of the Peer Bulletin as well as a variety of exclusive documents and resources are available in the subscribers-only area at www.peer.ca. Subscribers have access to our entire website including more than 1000 pages of resources, research and documents.
Current Fees: For individual subscribers: $99.00/year or $178.00 for two years. Institutional subscribers (allows up to five people from the same organization to share a subscription: $185.00/year or $333.00 for two-years.
We encourage the submission of manuscripts that match our intention and do not focus on the promotion of products or services. Our guidelines for manuscripts are published online at www.peer.ca/pscgwriters.html
The Peer Bulletin only includes articles written by the top experts, practitioners, and academics in the fields of coaching, mentoring, and peer assistance.
Each issue of the Peer Bulletin includes dozens of inspirational quotes, and the authors are clearly identified and credited.
Each issue typically contains a section where the latest books from the fields of peer assistance, mentoring, and coaching are listed and subscribers can receive a copy of the book at no cost in exchange for providing a publishable review.
Subscribers never pay a fee increase beyond their initial subscription fee as long as they maintain a continuous subscription.
Subscribers who maintain a subscription for 10 years become Emeritus subscribers and no longer pay a subscription fee to receive the magazine.
Subscribers can win an additional month to their subscription every month by playing a Quiz included iin each issue of the magazine.
Subcribers who submit an article for pubiication that becomes publlished in the magazine receive an additional three momths added to their subscription.
Subscibers who refer another person who becomes a subscriber receive three months added to their subscription.
Subscribers are eliigible for discounts on a variety of resources. Subscribers receive free updates to any publications produced by Peer Resources and are eligible for discounts on workshops/trainings/ resources provided by other subscribers.
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