Mentoring: More Than Just Passing the Baton

The topic of mentoring has been on my mind a lot lately. I have read a couple of books on this subject, listened to many speakers riff on its importance and give their particular takes on it — heard some brilliant ideas, received and been a witness to some top-notch execution of mentoring, and facilitated … [Read the rest…]

Mirage or Oasis

Mirages aren’t so difficult to detect most of the time, but when your sun-bleached bones have been groaning across the hot, shifting sands of the desert, your Hope engine tends to take the above image, and manipulate it to look more like the below image: Desperation can manipulate your perception. Be careful in the desert, and … [Read the rest…]