As an Older -- Solo-Ager,
you have a decision to make.
Mentor? Or Not to Mentor?
Of the activities you take up,
the behaviors you share with others, and
the consequences by which you live...
Do they highlight an extraordinary, mentor life
or an okay life
Both described here:
Mentoring NOW (2023) is available. Click the image to the right to access the various ways to purchase the book and learn about the support resources.
Path 1 - Extraordinary, Mentor Life:
We acknowledge you as an "Older-SoloAger who Mentors." Because of your experience and the experiences you look forward to having, you've decided you are willing to share your experience as a mentor - whether paid or free.
Path 2 - Okay Life:
We would call you an "Older-Idler" - you idle along doing what may. While your experience expands your life - you'll find it unfulfilling and drab in many ways. Let's be clear it's a path, and many persons walk it happy with their decision.
We Suggest Path 1, here is how you can move forward...
You can explore & obtain your mentor certification
Based on your existing lived experience as a mentor
and/or because you are learning about mentoring with us
or via other education organizations,
you can apply for Mentor Certification from the International Mentoring Community.
Certificate of Practice - Journey Mentor
Actions to discover and shape your mentor practices:
- Participate in a cohort (virtual) course
- Participate in an online evergreen course according to your schedule
- Attend short (mostly) weekend workshops
- Read a book//books
- Ask for one-to-one mentoring support
- Gain access to a Mentoring Library
- Visit YouTube channels
- Attend Mentoring broadcasts about a mentoring topic
- All of the above WITH OUR ASSISTANCE - ask via the Contact Page
Click here for our Contact Page ... we enjoy reading your comments and answering your questions