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Discovering a Mentor

Mentors may challenge or guide you, but the decisions you make in your life and career belong entirely to you. We all get advice from time to time from the people we know: Colleagues, friends, relatives. (Even our children like … Continue reading

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Mentored Open Online Courses

Leuphana University bundles all its online learning activities in one institution: Leuphana Digital School. With its unique didactical concept – consisting of scholars, mentors and tutors working hand in hand with a peer-based learning approach supported by a sophisticated online … Continue reading

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Howard Gardner: ‘A Blessing of Influences’

Wide-ranging scholar praises counsel from others of similar breadth. We all owe our lives to someone, starting with mother and father and then outward along a spreading tree of life going back in time. For those who make a living … Continue reading

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Why We Need ‘Reverse Mentoring’

We discussed a remarkable phenomenon in public-relations firms, newsrooms, and many other media and nonmedia companies and institutions that employ communication professionals: reverse mentoring. Simply put, the senior people in the office, for the first time, are seeing young people … Continue reading

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