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May 5, 2016
Pass the torch for women foundation

Join Our Mission: Female College Students!

“There were days that I did not think I could make it through my classes. This program did not let me give up”   The Pass the
April 29, 2016

Project Grow: A HUGE Success

In 2015, USA Funds had given the Pass the Torch for Women Foundation a grant to implement a college mentoring program (Project Grow) locally in Indianapolis
March 2, 2016

Top 10 Mentoring Tips for 2016

Being a mentor is not about what you can gain, it is about what you can give. Mentorship is not about satisfying your own needs. It
February 14, 2016

Meet Sai, Our New Addition to the MWN Team!

Hi, I’m Sai! I’m the new Communications Apprentice here at Mentoring Women’s Network. For the next eight weeks I’ll be working alongside Samantha to help MWN
February 9, 2016

Giving Back Through Mentoring

What does it mean to “give back”? “Giving back” is a phrase that likely means different things to different people. In the case of this blog,
January 28, 2016

Advice To My Younger Self – Julie Petr

Advise To My Younger Self By Julie Petr Mentoring Women’s Network Foundation Vice President of Development/Assistant Executive Director Turning 50 makes a person reflect on what
January 26, 2016

Healthy Self-Confidence Predicts and Improving Mindset

There is a fascinating and slightly complex relationship between self-confidence and an improving mindset. Career success is driven by a person’s ability to constantly learn and adapt
January 12, 2016

Guidelines of an Effective Mentor

How to Be a Good Mentor It’s no question there are many benefits of being a mentor. However, mentoring isn’t as easy as it may seem.
January 4, 2016

How Does Mentoring Foster Leadership?

Need Better Leadership Skills? GET A MENTOR! Many people believe that you are either born with leadership skills or you are not. Although some people are
December 29, 2015

The Best Gift to Give and Receive This Holiday Season

Mentorship: a gift that has far more intrinsic value than any other.  Begin the new year by shattering the many myths of mentoring. Read Shelley Zalis’s
December 17, 2015

Pay It Forward: A Guide to Being the Mentor and the Mentee

Linda Lightman writes for the Huffington Post and offers insight on her experiences with opening her own business and advice for both Mentors and Mentees with
December 6, 2015

“Mentor Instills Resolve” -Diane Autey

Diane Autey wrote an amazing story about well known mentor and member of Mentoring Women’s Network, Dottie Gandy. Read how her career and journey have evolved over