REAL MENtors

REAL Mentors In this fast paced world of smartphones and technology we don’t take the time to connect with other people. By connect we mean sit with someone we can talk to so we may be heard, understood and accepted. Connecting is essential to leading a fulfilling...

What is Trust?

What is Trust? Confidence, belief, faith, certainty, assurance, conviction, reliance. A firm belief in the reliability, truth, ability, or strength of someone or something. In my personal experience of trusting or extending trust to another person I think first about...

Competitive Advantages

Competitive Advantages We are focused on middle school boys They are in a transitional period in their life. They are looking for their identity and where they fit in their community both at school and beyond. They are asked to start advocating for themselves and take...

A Conversation in Listening and Mentoring

A Conversation In Listening and Mentoring My intention with this writing is to develop a series of exercises for Mentor Training. The exercises are meant to broaden the mentor’s ability and awareness of Selfless listening. So let’s start by having an open dialog about...