Three Reasons to Volunteer as a Mentor

For many young people, mentors are a lifeline. Research demonstrates that people—and that includes children, teens, young adults, and adults of all ages throughout their careers—benefit from having mentors in various ways. Results from one multi-disciplinary study show that “mentoring is associated with a wide range of favorable behavioral, attitudinal, health-related, relational, motivational, and career outcomes.” I [...]

By |2019-06-05T13:42:50-07:00September 9th, 2016|Business Trends and Insights|0 Comments

Three Questions to Ask Before You Join a Board

For some individuals, being a member of a board invokes pictures of rich movers and shakers, writing hefty checks and chairing lavish fundraisers. Surely, that kind of board participation is essential to soliciting money on behalf of a worthy organization. However, there are other functions of a board member that many people overlook. My leadership [...]

By |2019-06-05T13:31:49-07:00August 23rd, 2016|Business Trends and Insights|0 Comments