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Mentorship and Sponsorship in the Global Economy

In today’s global economy, it's wise to identify mentors and sponsors in another part of the world. The challenge is to find and foster that close connection from afar.


Fri Oct 04 2013


Fifty years ago this August I led my first training program (although I did not know it was called that). I was a youth leader at a retreat for high school leaders from across New Jersey who were brought together for a week to discuss race relations, ethnicity, religious differences, stereotyping, prejudice, and the like. This was simply called human relations. By coincidence, the day I was asked to lead a group in a discussion on “How Am I Different?” was the same day as the March on Washington. 

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