Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Every December since I started writing this blog in 2005 I've posted articles focusing forward into the next year. I hope you'll read some and share them with others.\
Dec. 9, 2014 - Building Influence. Building Networks
Dec. 26, 2013 - Connecting a Million Minds around Complex Problems
Dec. 21, 2012 - New Year's Resolution for Helping At-Risk Youth
Dec. 26, 2011 - Creating a Service and Learning Organization that Mentors Kids to Careers: 2012 Resolution
Dec. 22, 2010 - Networking, sharing information, collaboration
Dec. 17, 2009 - Network Building for Inner City Youth
Dec. 29, 2008 - SunTimes 'Stop the Killing’ Special Report misses opportunity
Dec. 16, 2007 - Building Networks of Purpose
Dec. 26, 2006 - National Mentoring Month - Who Mentored You?
Dec. 23, 2005 - Spread Holiday Hope and Holiday Cheer
If you look at articles I've written in other months of the year, you'll see a consistency of messages. I firmly believe that until more people are writing similar stories, using common information libraries, and for the same purpose, we won't build the momentum needed to make great tutor/mentor programs available in all poverty areas, or keep them their and constantly improving as they help kids move from first grade to first job.
If you're writing stories like this, and have been doing it for as many years, let's connect.
this concept map.
If you want to help me do this work, on an incremental basis, become a sponsor for the Tutor/Mentor Leadership and Networking Conference, or make a "HOPE and Opportunity" contribution that is an investment in the work I'm doing.
However, if you'd like to make this your legacy, and put your name on the door, please reach out to me at firstname.lastname@example.org