Wednesday, February 11, 2009
History defines each individual in a matter that one becomes aware of there past, present and future. When the word history is researched there are several definitions available: The knowledge of facts and events, a learning or knowing by inquiry, a description or written record. It is factual that some areas in history are for our awareness/knowledge and other areas are to be carried out as tradition.
In the history of the human race individuals have been reluctant to seek guidance, support or encouragement. However in today's society there are high crime rates, high suicide rates, high unemployment rates, high divorce rates and high single parent homes, the need for a mentor is now. Mentors are individuals that listen with a non-judgemental ear, assist with goal setting and to encourage while those goals are being accomplished. Let's work together to change that portion of history that has a negative perception of mentoring and the support in which it provides. The history of mentoring, to be or not to be: That is the question-