Mentoring

People for Fairness Homeless Memorial Vigil

On <b>Dec. 21</b>, at 5 p.m. the Luther Place Church, 1226 Vermont Ave., NW, is scheduled to host the fourth annual “People for Fairness Homeless Memorial …

Homelessness

Business Mentor: When Things Go Wrong, As They Sometimes Will …. Don’t Quit!

There is no one in this world that has been spared from having to face challenges in life. But these are not given to us to make us weak and be …

Philippines

Buffalo police officers to volunteer time as part of national mentoring program

“Bigs in Blue” is coming to Buffalo.<p>The one-to-one mentoring program is aimed at recruiting local law enforcement officers to serve as Big Brothers …

Policing

'I'm a safe pair of ears': life lessons from an 86-year-old business mentor

Ivan Goldberg, self-styled ‘professional listener’, says CEOs confide in him about everything, from firing staff to their extramarital affairs<p>Business people come to me and talk about the issues they’ve got – and it doesn’t stop with someone trying to acquire their company or a technical director …

Leadership

Mumbai initiative sees children being helped turn authors

In a first of its kind initiative, Crossword Bookstores has conceptualised a program ‘I Want to Be an Author.’ where students from across Mumbai's …

Crossword Puzzles

10 Ways a Business Mentor Creates Explosive Results

A mentor who's genuinely on your side will steer you in the right direction to succeed.<p>It's hard to truly grow in business without a mentor. Business mentors provide a sounding board, helping to amplify your results. They help to guide you through the oftentimes-murky waters in the entrepreneurial …

Entrepreneurship

What We Can Learn About Mentoring From Special Olympics

Having never been involved with the Special Olympics before, I was deeply moved by how supportive and enthusiastic the participants and spectators …

Leadership

Birmingham Dance Hub unveils first bursary recipients

Birmingham’s new Dance Hub has announced the recipients of its first artistic commissions and bursaries.<p>Autin Dance Theatre’s Queer Words, a dance …

West Midlands

This Mentoring Tip Will Rock Your World Today

See the potential in others. If you don't listen to me, listen to Johann Wolfgang von Goethe<p>The year 2017 was all about mentoring for me.<p>I've written about it multiple times, and I'll write about it again. Every Friday since January, I visited a college campus and met with several students to try …

Leadership

Business Mentor: This Christmas, Give Business a Try

If you want to get into business, there’s no better time than now. Take advantage of the Christmas season.

Small Business

These Are the Three Things Gen Z Wants in a Workplace

This summer, for the first time, the majority of those graduating from school and becoming part of the workforce are part of Generation Z. And now …

African-American News

Bizwomen Mentoring Monday - Baltimore Business Journal

Everyone can use advice on how to move forward in their career. The BBJ gathers 40+ women and puts them in a speed mentoring setting where every 7 …

Baltimore

Procurement Manager de Manson & Co

Main Tasks and responsabilities<p>Managing the purchasing packages assigned to him/her to achieve an award meeting or improving to budget and schedule. …

Procurement

Toys For Needy Children Collected In Chicago

<b>CHICAGO (CBS) —</b> A local group is getting into the holiday spirit by collecting much needed gifts to children.<p>Thousands of dollars in gifts were …

Kids

Why Mentoring Women in the Workplace Spurs Greater Innovation

I spent the first half of my career working abroad, and I saw first-hand the effects of gender diversity in the workforce. While working with …

Diversity

Nature

EDITORIAL<p>Great mentoring is key for the next generation of scientists<p>The Nature Awards for Mentoring in Science show that it is crucial to support …

Leadership

NMRT Career Mentoring | NMRT Notes

Are you new to the profession and looking to get the inside scoop on how ALA, NMRT, or how the librarian profession works? Apply to be a mentee!<p>Do …

Careers

Employer Engagement In Youth Mentoring

In the United States, 1 in 3 young people are growing up without a mentor outside of their immediate family to help them thrive and develop into engaged adults. While so many young people are waiting to experience the impact of a mentor, programs—often operating without many resources—are working …

JP Morgan Chase

OPINION: Why good mentors worth their weight in gold

JOHANNESBURG - There is no shortage of business advice in the world. It comes in the form of consultants, coaches, advisors, professors, self-help …

Small Business

Iron Sharpens Iron - 10 Days of Fitness

Iron sharpens iron.<p>Chew on that that profound phrase for a minute.<p>Despite its simplicity, it packs a knockout punch of significance. And as you dive …

Mathematician Vivien Kirk Recognised for Mentoring Others

Associate Professor Vivien Kirk has been recognised for her work mentoring young mathematicians and physicists with the Miriam Dell Excellence in …

New Zealand News

Men Mentoring Women- 8 Healthy Boundaries in the Age of #MeToo

Oh, No. Not Matt Lauer! Did Russell Simmons just step down? #MeToo continues and seems like a slow-motion movie that plays on and on. There is a toxic vibe in the air in Hollywood, Wall Street, on Capitol Hill, weary HR executives abound. According to an ABC News- Washington Post poll, over 33 …

Leadership

Stop Trying to Be Everything to Everyone—Making Distinctions between Managing, Coaching, and Mentoring

Managers who understand how to conduct useful management, coaching, and mentoring conversations can address the needs of their employees quickly and …

Leadership

The Limits of Good Mentoring

I’ve been truly blessed throughout my life to have great mentors. I knew they were great mentors because every now and then they would say “I don’t …

Leadership

NY Giants Benched QB Eli Manning — But He’s Not Complaining. He’s Mentoring His Replacement.

The New York Giants benched two-time Super Bowl winner Eli Manning on Tuesday. Geno Smith will start as quarterback this weekend against the Oakland …

Conservative View

Mentoring entrepreneurs: Finding out what works and what doesn’t

<i>Start-ups in emerging markets are disadvantaged when it comes to accessing mentors and mentorship programs. The</i> <i>infoDev Climate Technology Program</i> <i>has</i> …

International Development

3 Reasons Why No One Is Participating in Your Mentoring Program

Last year’s employee survey came back with pleas for more skill development and networking opportunities within the organization. Listening to these …

Talent Management

Do You Really Need a Mentor? How About a Sponsor? What’s the Difference and Why It Matters

For women to succeed in the still male-dominated corporate world, they need to learn how to navigate the culture. They also need people who will …

Leadership

Betty Amsden AO Alumni Mentoring Program

From our cohort of Access Monash Mentor Leaders, five are selected each year to participate in the Betty Amsden AO Alumni Mentoring Program. This …

Leadership

Inside the secret society helping Australian female entrepreneurs overcome challenges and grow - SmartCompany

Caroline Guillemain-Brunne says that for years she was looking for a “fairy godmother” business mentor who never showed up.<p>“For such a long time, I …

Entrepreneurship