Creative Mentorship and Career-Building Strategies: How to Build your Virtual Personal Board of…

Paperback | February 20, 2015

byMary Pender Greene

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There has been a paradigm shift as to how professional knowledge is passed on. It no longer happens naturally through traditional corporate grooming and succession rituals. With less time, lower budgets, and more uncertainty, traditional mentorship models don't work in today's economy. The recent dramatic upheaval in the professional landscape has radically altered how 21st century professionals can most effectively cultivate career success. Creative Mentorship brings the most advanced mentoring methods out of the Fortune 500 boardroom and into your classroom, conference room, oreven your living room, giving everyone access to groundbreaking and innovative mentoring methods utilized by today's most powerful and influential professionals. Mary Pender Greene draws upon more than 20 years of experience as a therapist, career coach, and successful executive to codify herpersonal system for career development, the Virtual Personal Board of Directors (VPBOD).Creative Mentorship features engaging exercises and worksheets as well as practical methods and strategies that will transform the way you approach career development. Creative Mentorship guides you, step-by-step, through the process of building your own Virtual Personal Board of Directors. CreativeMentorship will show you how to select specialized mentors who will accompany and assist you on your path to career success. A toolbox of tactics, strategies, and rules of engagement will ensure that you fully assimilate the VPBOD networking strategy, learn how to best leverage its innovativetactics, and ultimately integrate this revolutionary mentoring methodology into every aspect of your professional life. Creative Mentorship will enable you to achieve your most ambitious dreams and make your ultimate professional goals a reality.

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There has been a paradigm shift as to how professional knowledge is passed on. It no longer happens naturally through traditional corporate grooming and succession rituals. With less time, lower budgets, and more uncertainty, traditional mentorship models don't work in today's economy. The recent dramatic upheaval in the professional l...

Mary Pender Greene, LCSW-R, CGP, is an individual, couples and group psychotherapist with more than twenty years of experience and a thriving private practice in Midtown Manhattan. She has served as President of the National Association of Social Workers (NYC chapter), and is a member of The New York State Education Social Work Board.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 9.88 × 7.01 × 0.71 inPublished:February 20, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Creative Mentorship: Career Building Strategies1. Mentorship Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow2. The Basics of the New Mentoring Model3. Introducing the Virtual Personal Board of Directors4. The Board in Focus5. Goal Setting for Your Personal Board6. Building Your Virtual Board7. Leveraging Your Personal Board8. Maintaining Your Virtual Board9. Building a Net That Works10. Serving on a Personal BoardConclusion: The Future of the Virtual Personal Board

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"Creative Mentorship will transform your career. Mary Pender Greene weaves her expertise as an executive coach, organizational consultant, and psychotherapist into a compelling guide for personal growth. Learn how to reach your dreams by strategically expanding your circle of influence.This is a 'must read' for anyone who wants to fulfill their professional potential." --Sidney Hankerson, MD, MBA Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons