How to tell if you have found the right mentor

Perhaps the most important factor that helps you grow personally and professionally at the early stage of your career is finding the right mentor. You may look for a new position in your career, changing your profession or seeking guidance to grow your business, ultimately it is the greatest advantage to consult with someone who is a couple of steps ahead of you. She has the simple answer to the one thing that is blocking you from success, and he can discover that strength in you that makes you unique.

So how to know who is your lighthouse in the dark moments of confusion?

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3 things you should have actually learnt during your education

During our primary and secondary education we spend an average of 7,751 hours in school which does not include homework and the preparation for exams and tests. That’s a lot of time spent over books, and yet I think all of us remember asking Why do I have to learn this? I am not interested in this topic… and what am I going to use this for?   Continue reading “3 things you should have actually learnt during your education”

5 hidden ways society keeps back women from leading – Part 1

Several studies and articles appeared in the last years comparing male and female leaders. The authors concluded distinction solely in styles, but no difference in abilities, yet the numbers do not seem to grow enough in either half of the planet in terms of woman leadership. Women have equal rights for taking opportunities in an increasing number of countries –then why are they still struggling to move forward in their career? Continue reading “5 hidden ways society keeps back women from leading – Part 1”

5 hidden ways society keeps back women from leading – Part 2

Several studies and articles appeared in the last years comparing male and female leaders. The authors concluded distinction solely in styles, but no difference in abilities, yet the numbers do not seem to grow enough in either half of the planet in terms of woman leadership. Women have equal rights for taking opportunities in an increasing number of countries –then why are they still struggling to move forward in their career? Continue reading “5 hidden ways society keeps back women from leading – Part 2”