You found yourself a mentor; here’s how to ensure you are a successful protégé.  After all, it isn’t just a one-way street. It takes two to have a successful mentoring relationship.  Here’s a tool to get you started. Below is a downloadable version of the tool. Patrick LeddinPatrick Leddin, PhD is a sought after writer,…

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Several years ago, my wife and I took a business / personal trip to California.On our way to the hotel, we passed a sign proclaiming, “SUP Rental & Instruction, 7-Days a Week.” Not knowing what SUP stood for, we asked our taxi driver. He informed us that SUP was shorthand for Stand-Up Paddling and explained…

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Some 18 months ago, David Bowie succumbed to a battle with cancer. After his passing, I invested time studying his career. In short order, it became clear that the career choices Bowie made align with what the best thinkers say about strategy Perhaps it was intuition, studied decisions, or advice from others that informed his…

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