Mentoring in the Marketplace

The professional perspective: Chapter 5 of Sheryl Sandberg’s national bestseller, Lean In, is titled, “Are You My Mentor?” Sheryl begins by discussing the dread of having a stranger ask her to be their mentor. Then she quickly transitions to the necessity of having mentors and sponsors if professional advancement is desired. In her words: “TheyContinue reading “Mentoring in the Marketplace”

Coffee Talk: What are We Teaching Our Young Women? Does it Matter?

I am following Julie Pierce’s book review of Sheryl Sandberg’s best seller, Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead with a Coffee Talk at Gifted for Leadership. Topic: What Are We Teaching our Young Women? Why the Church needs to Lean In to the Conversations Concerning Marriage and Singleness. Sip brew and joinContinue reading “Coffee Talk: What are We Teaching Our Young Women? Does it Matter?”

Julie Pierce on Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead

I started reading Sheryl Sandberg’s National Best seller, Lean In, a couple months ago but I had to put it down. I didn’t put it down because it was boring. I put it down because it was meaty and great and I didn’t want to rush my way through this one. I wanted to sitContinue reading “Julie Pierce on Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead”