If there was one other gift we could engender in our mentees, or indeed, any of our loved ones, I believe that gift would be happiness.
Raising confidence is at the heart of Mosaic mentoring programmes and quite rightly so.
Faced with doing something new our inner critic revs up. Mindful mentoring can release us from this internal disturbance, enabling us to be calm, focused, in the moment and able to give of our best.
Your mentoring efforts could well be the spark that ignites the will and passion in your students to become entrepreneurs of the future - creating and growing exciting new businesses.
Here are some TOP TIPS to motivate and help focus your mentees on the term ahead
A friend recently motivated me to watch one of those popular YouTube uploads. "It will leave you feeling inspired" they said, and it wasn't long before I was online in anticipation.
Communicating across cultures can be challenging and needs a thoughtful and alert approach.
My central task as a mentor is to support the mentee to discover their own solutions and accomplish their own goals.
I recently read an article that made a big impact on me called ‘Marginal Gains’. Apparently, Sir Bradley Wiggins won the Tour de France by making very small, marginal improvements to everything he did.
What are the qualities of someone who is present? Inspiring, empathetic, great listener, dynamic, confident, authentic, engaging and assertive are all words that spring to mind.