Monthly Archives: October 2016

What Does it Mean to Be a Mentor? Part 2

Last time we looked at the first two characteristics of a mentor, consistency and modeling. This week we will continue on with the next three characteristics of a successful mentor. I hope these help you understand the depth of the … Continue reading

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What Does it Mean to Be a Mentor? Part 1

  The term mentor comes from two Greek words, mentos meaning with purpose, spirit, and passion and meno meaning to remain, abide, continue, be present, wait, endure. I believe this definition gives a whole new weight to mentoring. It is … Continue reading

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Engaging Shy Protégés

If you have a very shy protégé you might find engaging with them to a bit of a challenge especially in the beginning stages of the relationship. As an adult mentor it can be hard enough to engage with an … Continue reading

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Intentional Questions —–> Fruit Bearing Responses

Let’s face it. Engaging your protégé in deep and meaningful conversations can be a challenge. You may find yourself running out of things to say or questions to ask and occasionally, your conversations seem to go flat. Now that we’ve … Continue reading

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