We’re doing so by speaking with Tim Conley, a Dynamite Circle member who has quite a bit of experience in these types of relationships. We talk to him about how to find a mentor, what makes a good one and how these relationships evolve over time.
Listen to this week’s show and learn:
- Why anyone who would make a good mentor will say no when you approach them. (3:40)
- Tim’s definition of what a mentor is. (4:34)
- The different types of characters that pop up when fostering these kinds of relationships. (9:24)
- Tips to keep in mind when searching for a mentor. (22:53)
- Why successful people usually have more responsibility and not less. (27:00)
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- TMBA270: A Roundtable Discussion on Apprentices, Mentoring and Team Building
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