Mentoring Resources

Inspirational and informative, these resources are designed to enhance your experience with the ACSN mentoring program

Articles and Blogs

The Jon Stewart Odyssey: Becoming the Super-Boss through Mentorship And Talent Cultivation
http://www.34strong.com/leadership/the-jon-stewart-odyssey-becoming-the-super-boss-through-mentorship-and-talent-cultivation/

Top 10 Mentoring Program Best Practices
http://chronus.com/top-10-mentoring-program-best-practices

How to Find a Mentor on LinkedIn
https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/how-find-sales-mentor-linkedin-chris-spurvey

5 Famous Business Leaders on the Power of Mentorship
http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/249233

The New Mentorship Model
http://greatonthejob.com/2014/01/the-new-mentorship-model/?es_p=377637

Lacking Good Mentorship? Is the Problem You, Your Boss or Your Employee?
http://www.managingamericans.com/BlogFeed/Management/Lacking-Good-Mentorship-Is-the-Problem.htm

 

Videos 

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Modern Mentoring: The Good, The Bad, and The Better

 Speaker   Karen Russell

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URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SSZRtx8m3Z8

Karen Russell's a Harvard-trained lawyer at Davis Wright Tremaine. She is the Firm-Wide Manager of Diversity Initiatives. Karen also works as an Inclusion consultant to help clients develop "best practice" proactive strategies for managing inclusion, diversity and multi-cultural issues.

 

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Mentoring the Next Generation

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Michaek Benko

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March 5, 2013

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URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YWyKdKY2HPU

Featured on ABC, NBC, and Fox news affiliates Michael Benko is the co-founder of the Amazon Best Selling team the Student Success Academy. Michael's focus is to empower the next generation of students through providing personalized education within a creative framework for students to flourish. 

 

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The Power Of Mentoring

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Lori Hunt at TEDxCCS

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 Dec 19, 2013

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URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Atme26C0l5E

Lori is the Director of Multicultural Services and Outreach at SCC. She earned a bachelor's in sociology from Gonzaga University and a master's in educational leadership from Washington State University. She has worked in education for over 12 years at universities throughout the region before landing at CCS.

 

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Why Mentorship Matters

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Bivian "Sonny" Lee III at TEDxTU

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 Dec 2, 2013

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URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ssMyfYek6Jw

Like many New Orleans males, Sonny Lee grew up without a father. His organization, Son of a Saint, provides mentorship and opportunity for fatherless boys in New Orleans. In this powerful talk, Sonny describes the importance of mentors and why everyone can be one.

 

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Mentorship Will Change The World

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Kam Phillips at TEDxCoMo

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Apr 22, 2013

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URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0BFQbCVtI2k

Positive mentor & mentee relationship have the power to cultivate social change. Every person should be mentored and in turn, mentor the next generation of change agents. Together, we learn from our mistakes, pass wisdom and build a toolbox for a better tomorrow.

 

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The Next Thing In Mentoring

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Regina Darmoni at TEDxDrexelU

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Nov 5, 2013

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URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4-w9m13URoQ

Regina Darmoni is the co-founder and Managing Director of TimelyTransformations, a leadership development consulting practice.

 

Title

Be The Mentor You Wish You Had

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Manuel Gruber at TEDxPannonia

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Nov 12, 2014

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URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eGK4JTJHYTs

Manuel is the founder of DREAMA TV, an online tv channel that features people with inspiring stories from around the world, because he is convinced, a shift is taking place. More and more people are asking themselves how they want to spend their lifetime.

 

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Who Inspires You? Why Heroes, Role Models, And Mentors Matter

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Dyan deNapoli at TEDxDrewMiddleSchool

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Feb 2, 2015

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URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kZfEFzf4Jec

Who inspires you? Is there someone in your life within your circle of family and friends who know just what to say to motivate you to do great things? Or maybe it is the story of someone whom you never met, but their experience inspires you to pursue something greater in your life? In this TED talk, Dyan deNapoli, the Penguin Lady, shares her experiences, her heroes and role models, and describes why finding the right motivation matters.

 

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Mentorship ... Passing the Torch

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Phil Cousineau at TEDxSanJoseCA

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Apr 17, 2011

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URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0qs1e9hEsF8

Phil Cousineau is an award-winning writer and filmmaker, teacher and editor, lecturer and travel leader, storyteller and TV host. His fascination with the art, literature, and history of culture has taken him from Michigan to Marrakesh, Iceland to the Amazon, in a worldwide search for what the ancients called the "soul of the world." 

 

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Inspiring Through Mentoring

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Joanna Kaczorowska at TEDxSBU

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Oct 22, 2013

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URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=93ibCyyG994

In this TEDx talk Joanna Kaczorowska talks about how great mentors and their love of music affected her and her life's path. As a classically trained violinist she analyzes various types of mentorship that inspired her on different levels of her education.