Is Unconscious Bias Limiting Your Success as a Mentor?

Recently, I’ve noticed a growing number of organizations introducing structured mentoring initiatives, matching junior members of staff with senior leaders through formal programs. As these programs grow in popularity, here is my biggest piece of advice for those of you finding yourselves in a formal mentoring role. Unconscious bias: the barrier to a successful mentoring relationship Your mentee is looking …

The Art of Networking: Maximize Networking at Industry Events

As part of our Art of Networking blog series we are delighted to introduce as a guest blogger Janet Falk who provides media relations and marketing communications services to law firms, financial services firms, business owners, consultants and nonprofit executives. In this article Janet provides advice on how in-depth preparation can help to maximize your networking success.    According to the maxim of ‘fish where …