Tag : business mentoring

Your Mission Statement: A Portrait In Purpose

Who are you? Why are you here? What is your destiny? Such cosmic-sounding questions can pin down important guiding principles when applied to a business’s mission statement. There are many potential benefits to creating a written mission. It can define who you are as a company, convey the corporate culture, keep management focused on the big picture and inspire team members to work the plan and share in the success. So how do you get…

The Professional And Personal Rewards Of Mentoring

Mentoring is the learning relationship that occurs between an experienced employee (the mentor) and a less seasoned co-worker (the protégé). While mentoring situations certainly exist outside of organizations, we will focus on the workplace. A mentor’s responsibility is to guide, teach, and encourage. When assuming this critical role, keep the following tips in mind: Communicate your sincere desire to help the protégé develop professionally and personally. Earn trust in order to encourage open dialogue. Support…