Business Mentoring Insights

  • Inspirational Mentoring

    A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could. ~ Unknown Read more

    Fri, Apr, 29, 2011

  • Mentoring to Facilitate a Solution

    My favorite part of what mentors do is that they facilitate the development of another person.  Here's how the process works. Read more

    Mon, Apr, 25, 2011

  • What are Some of the Things Mentors Do?

    In my training, we discuss roles of mentors and mentees.  Below are some of the things that mentors do when working with their partner:  Read more

    Mon, Apr, 18, 2011

  • Giving and Receiving in a Mentoring Relationship

    "We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give." ~ Winston Churchill Read more

    Fri, Apr, 01, 2011

  • Lean on Me - Mentoring as an Anti-Bullying Tool

    I recently read an article in the March 7th edition of People magazine titled “LEAN on ME” written by Joanne Fowler.  This Bullying Prevention piece featured middle school and high school kids who were paired up as a part of their school’s on-going zero-tolerance approach to bullying. The article showcases mentoring as a method for bullying prevention. The older students are former bullies who are spending time counseling the younger students who feel the need to bully today. Read more

    Wed, Mar, 30, 2011

  • The Bachelor "Mentors"

    Okay, I admit it, I am hooked on ABC's The Bachelor. I don't know why. It's like a car accident I can't look away from. I get myself so emotionally invested in these people. On Monday nights I am glued to my television watching them analyze their relationships and themselves.  The sad thing is, out of 17 seasons, they have only had 3 successful relationships that have lasted. Three out of 17! The divorce rate in this country still hovers around 50%. Sadly those are better odds than The Bachelor's chances, yet we still watch the program like these poor saps have a chance. Read more

    Thu, Mar, 24, 2011

  • American Idol Mentors

    Have you heard of this little show called American Idol?  Ever thought about how some of these kids are able to shake off their nerves and sing in front of millions? Read more

    Mon, Mar, 21, 2011

  • Dr. Seuss Mentors First Graders

    In schools across America this month, students are celebrating Dr. Seuss’ birthday.  Read more

    Fri, Mar, 18, 2011