Mentor is a Verb, Not a Noun

Mentoring The advice usually comes early in one’s career. “Find yourself a Mentor.” There may be an individual that the person has in mind. “Nancy would be a good mentor for you to work with. She’ll teach you everything you need to know.” Really?  Nothing against Nancy. I’m sure she’s very knowledgeable, but how could she […] Continue reading →

Why Your Legacy Matters

It’s a common career scenario. You start out working day-to-day, living paycheck-to-paycheck just trying to keep your head above water. It’s easy for that day-to-day approach to evolve to a year-to-year approach.  Before you know it, you are deep into a career that is going nowhere.  Your thirty years of experience is actually a year’s […] Continue reading →