The Benefits Of Mentoring

The Benefits Of Mentoring

The benefits of mentoring can be numerous. In a traditional professional environment, mentoring gives young professionals access to a seasoned businessperson who can help guide their growth. These relationships often include one-on-one career guidance, chances to...
Introducing A Keynote Speaker

Introducing A Keynote Speaker

You have been asked to introduce the keynote speaker at a major industry conference. You’re honored by the opportunity, but also daunted by the person’s lengthy resume full of important achievements. How can you pull together an introduction that does justice to the...
What Is A Mentor Relationship?

What Is A Mentor Relationship?

The answer to the question What is a mentor relationship? varies from one mentor to another. It is a great question to ask if you’re considering becoming a mentor to a young professional. In fact, there are many reasons to consider this question. While many tenured...
Tips For Giving A Keynote Speech

Tips For Giving A Keynote Speech

As someone who has made many a presentation over the course of my career, I have learned that there is more to giving a speech than just making sure your note cards are in order. When you give a keynote speech, there are several things you will want to keep in mind in...
Cultivating A Mentor Relationship

Cultivating A Mentor Relationship

Many entrepreneurs reach out to mentors to soak up their valuable advice and guidance. These relationships may feel like you’re sitting in the presence of Yoda or Dumbledore. However, can you meet too often with this trusted advisor? And do you run the risk of harming...
Using Visuals As A Corporate Speaker

Using Visuals As A Corporate Speaker

As a corporate speaker, there is tremendous opportunity to add to the audience experience through visual aids. These visual aids can facilitate the message to resonate with the audience beyond her presentation. These cues help listeners do a better job of remembering...
Business Mentors & Where To Find Them

Business Mentors & Where To Find Them

When you think of entrepreneurs, you may describe an independent and charismatic businessperson like Richard Branson, Oprah Winfrey or Bill Gates. While many entrepreneurs do not fit into that mold, they do share many common characteristics with these business titans....