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7 Marks of Mentors Who Change Lives

Leadership Freak

The mentors who changed my life chose me. Here are 7 marks of great mentors. I didn’t choose them. Eventually you learn the first principle for gaining wisdom. You don’t have it. When wisdom knocks, open the door.

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Bridging Differences for Better Mentoring

Lead Change Blog

As the workplace has become more diverse, mentoring has become more challenging. Mentors and mentees may come from very different backgrounds and have a limited understanding of each other’s cultures and outlooks. The post Bridging Differences for Better Mentoring appeared first on Lead Change.

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The Key to Being a Good Mentor

Leadership Freak

Be a mentor; seek mentors. Someone changed the course of your life. In reality you changed the course of your life, but someone was a catalyst.

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Leaders Share about Mentoring: A Frontline Festival

Let's Grow Leaders

Are you looking to be a better mentor? Or, perhaps you’re looking for a mentor. In this month’s Frontline Festival, top leadership experts share their perspectives and insights on mentoring. The post Leaders Share about Mentoring: A Frontline Festival appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders.

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Mentoring Benefits Mentors As Well As Mentees

The Horizons Tracker

Typically when we think of mentoring, we see the process as one that sees benefits flow from the wise mentor to their less experienced mentee. Research from Columbia University suggests that mentoring can be just as beneficial to the mentor as it is for the mentee. This then makes the process more enjoyable too.

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Female Entrepreneurs Benefit From Female Mentors

The Horizons Tracker

Some got regular help from volunteer mentors, and others didn’t. The mentors talked to the business owners over the internet and phone, helping them learn how to make their businesses better. When the researchers checked back two years later, they found that the women who had female mentors had much better results.

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Bridging Differences for Better Mentoring – Interview with Lisa Fain

Let's Grow Leaders

Be ready to take notes as you listen to this powerful interview with Lisa Fain, co-author of Bridging Differences for Better Mentoring. You’ll get practical ways to be a fantastic mentor, a great mentee, and more inclusive leader including: The three whys leaders […]. Why being a mentor will make you a better leader. *

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