Virtual Event June 4, 2020: The Real Leadership Virtual Mentoring event brings together next generation leaders with seasoned professionals and leaders for powerful one to one mentoring. There will be multiple speed rounds so mentees have the opportunity to meet multiple mentors, grow, learn, and … [Read more...] about Real Leadership Virtual Mentoring
#1: LinkedIn (yup, I said LinkedIn) www.linkedin.com I cringe whenever I hear a twenty-something struggling with their career tell me they don’t know how to use LinkedIn! Why? Because LinkedIn is a powerful resource for recruiters and hiring managers and job seekers like you. You can use LinkedIn … [Read more...] about Top 10 Mentoring Websites for Millennials
Those of us who have had great mentors are quick to attest to the many benefits. Being mentored made us feel more grounded and confident, it helped us gain clarity, focus, and direction. So I love connecting people with potential mentors, because I know how valuable it is to be mentored. However, … [Read more...] about Why Mentoring Is Good for You!
Have you found that one mentor who meets all of your developmental needs? Probably not! I have had lots of mentors throughout my life that have shaped both my personal and professional development. And as I get older and my career evolves, I continue to have a need for … [Read more...] about E-mentoring: How to use LinkedIn to Find a Mentor
On Sunday, the Breaking Bad series and saga of Walt White came to an end! As a resident of Albuquerque, this finale hits close to home as the City says goodbye to one of our greatest Pop Culture treasures. As we all reflect on the impact of this powerful and compelling series, I can’t help but … [Read more...] about Walter White Is the Worst Mentor Ever
How do I find a mentor? This question was posed by a young man I met last week at a conference to a room full of professionals. People offered what I would consider "good" advice: 1. Reach out to colleagues. 2. Try to make a connection with people you respect face to face or via … [Read more...] about Why Finding a Mentor Should Not be Difficult