Ponderings: Who has Mentored You? | BUSINESS and more | Scoop.it

This week’s pondering question is: Who has mentored you in your life and what has it meant to your life or career?

 

What is a mentor? I believe it is someone who gives graciously of themselves to help others learn and grow. I will go years back to tell you of my first mentor, my second grade teacher Mrs. Susan Franco. She was a first year teacher who had been a journalist in her past career. I remember thinking that was the most glamorous job ever: journalist! Second grade was a very hard year for me as my parents got divorced (back in the days when parents didn’t get divorced) and she was so kind to me...