Category Archives for "Natural Educators"

Community Conversations about Mentoring April 8, 2020

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The four videos from the April 8th, Community Conversation Mentoring #1 NEXT: Community Conversations Mentoring – April 15th – You are invited – Register for Free here: your unique Zoom link … starts at 10 am MSTConversation 1: Those starting to mentorConversation 2: Those mentoring – updates Sponsors: MentorCloud and International Mentoring Community With Doug Lawrence Share0 Tweet0 Share0 Pin0 Onward … ​International […]

Mentoring Arrangement Learning Investigation Mentee

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Investigate together what each person seeks to learn – because of the mentoring arrangement – starting with the mentee Investigate means carry out research – to study – to inquire (formally) – to enquire (informally) about -> the facts of something or the characteristics of someoneTogether refers to working with one another, with possible external support when […]

Mentoring Arrangement Purpose and Reason, Requires Clarification

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Clarify your purpose of the/your reason for the mentoring arrangement from the outset Clarify means “make a statement or situation less confused” Therefore, to clarify – it’s important to (a) define the terms and concepts within the statement or situation; and more importantly, (b) agree on those terms and concepts … What follows next is to “make the map” Mentoring […]

Mentoring Considerations

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33 Mentoring Considerations in the Form of Action_Outcome StatementsMentor to Mentee -> “Walk Me Through It, Because When You Do,  IT Is For Giving” It = the conversation, the ideas shared IT = I Transition – about your movement and profitability Read these statements from your perspective as a mentor, mentee, or both. Clarify your purpose of /the reason for […]

Mentoring in Times of Organizational Change

Mentoring in Times of Organizational ChangeTapped for an executive appointment?  Job gone? Applying for your second-third role? Applying for a new role, new department Declined for a role? Been promoted overseas?…..The list goes on!  As we consider these crucial career moments it is almost guaranteed that if you have experienced any of these, you will think […]

Mentoring Experience – Questions for Getting Started

Mentoring Experience - Questions for Getting Started

Been There, Doing It, Willing to Share! A mentor is a person who provides ethical advice during the learning adventure of the mentee (protégé, associate, partner, etc) through the questions the mentee asks. The mentor speaks the truth of lived experience when the mentee is most unlikely ready to listen.  They share their learning experience in a friendly […]

Mentoring Wisdom from Four Mentors

Mentoring Wisdom of Four Mentors and the Actions I Took (Words Really Matter)

Mentoring Wisdom is about 4 mentors who helped shape my practice of mentoring and competence as a mentor.  They each gave me the gift of mentoring through the presence of mentorship.  Mentoring Wisdom of Four Mentors and the Actions I Took (Words Really Matter) Life decisions are made from the choices available. To have appropriate choices requires […]

Gender Research Mentor Competence via International Mentoring Community

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Natural Educator – Mentor includes an Executive Summary from University Students’ – Class Project re gender research mentor – focus: gender-based mentoring. This project was for partial credit for a graduate-level university course.  Clarification: The research process and text below does not adhere to strict academic protocol nor does this summary include references. However, should you […]

Mental Triggers – Emotional Prompts Affecting Collaborative Conversations Between Mentors and Mentees

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Natural Educator 3919 introduces 7 mental triggers mentor – emotional prompts mentee that affect the collaborative conversations between mentors and mentees.   What are Mental Triggers – Emotional Prompts?Mental triggers & emotional prompts drive action and highlight feelings associated with next steps of every mentoring arrangement and relationship – that is, triggers and prompts influence […]