How to find a good mentor

It was Issac Newton who said: If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants. All though this particular quote doesn’t refer specifically to mentors I have borrowed it for this post (By the way, this quote makes newton seem humble, but he was actually far from it). I have previously talked about…

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What is the difference between coaching and mentoring?

In Greek mythology, Mentor was a friend of Odysseus, and was in charge of Odysseus’ son Telemachus, when Odysseus left for the Trojan War. Since Mentor parted wisdom and advice to Telemachus, his name later became a synonym for guidance and tutoring, in the English language. Back in our times, mentoring and coaching get easily…

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