THESIS: AS YOU FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS OF GUIDEPOSTS IN THE JOURNEY TO MENTORING YOU WILL IMPROVE YOUR ABILITY TO MENTOR OTHERS. THESE GUIDEPOSTS ARE PRINCIPLES WHICH AS YOU ENCORPORATE AND DEVELOP THEM IN YOUR EVERYDAY LIFE WILL INFLUENCE YOU AND ADD VALUE TO THE PEOPLE AROUND YOU ESPECIALLY THOSE YOU MENTOR.
GUIDEPOST # 1: CONNECT
Mentors move from communicating
to connecting, building rapport.
GUIDEPOST # 2: COME ALONGSIDE
Mentors make you aware you are not alone.
GUIDEPOST # 3: CONCENTRATE ON LISTENING
Mentors listen to understand you.
GUIDEPOST # 4: COLLABORATION
Mentors inspire creativity.
GUIDEPOST # 5: EnCOURAGE
Mentors are dealers of hope.
GUIDEPOST # 6: CONFIDENCE:
Mentors keep you in the adventure.
GUIDEPOST # 7: CONSTRUCTIVE FEEDBACK
Mentors share actionable feedback with love and grace.
GUIDEPOST # 8: CONTEMPLATE THE FUTURE
Mentors inspire future thinking: vision/strategy.
GUIDEPOST # 9: CLEAR THE PATH FORWARD
Mentors empower you to set and achieve goals.
GUIDEPOST # 10: COURSE ADJUSTMENTS
Mentors help you to navigate life and ministry
GUIDEPOST # 11: ReCHARGE
Mentors plug you into that which energizes you.
GUIDEPOST # 12: COMPLETION Mentors believe in you and equip you Toward greater potential
GUIDEPOST # 13: CELEBRATE MILESTONES Mentors acknowledge your win and moves you on the next one.