Starting strong outlines and highlights and the kinetics involved in building successful relationships. The authors who are also mentoring experts use a fable approach to tell the tale of a promising mentoring relationship filled with triumphs, problems and possibilities. There is an inspiring tale of Cynthia, a professional coach and her mentee Rafa, which lays down clearly the authors’ wealth of coaching suggestions as well as best practices. Each episode of the book is also accompanied by key strategies and related questions that anyone can apply to his or her own mentoring relationships. There is also playbook that guides readers through 6 important conversations that can help them build a strong mentoring connection and keep and keep it going.