The Master Mentor

October 08, 2012

By Katrice

If you don't know anything else about me, know that I believe in speaking life. I believe in sharing my experiences, my findings, my resources and my access. It was the premise for me even launching My Vicarious Life ... a forum for me to "live" my life decidedly and purposefully, and hopefully inspire you to do the same. 

As my audience has grown into a community of readers who are more like friends, I've come to know your stories as you have mine. And the reality of the matter is that the access I have to people, places and things is not just for me but for us all. 

With that in mind, I'm excited to introduce The Master Mentor series.

The series will feature men and women who have inspired me over the past 15-plus years that I’ve been working my way up as an executive, and even in nurturing my passion all along. 

They have encouraged me, critiqued me, pushed me, challenged me and continuously motivated me to keep reaching  some of them not even knowing that I was depending on their words and their movement in the world to help me keep on keeping on; Even sometimes, holding tightly to their belief in me until I could believe the same way in myself. And others who I've yet to meet but whose stories have made a notable impact on the manner in which I pursue.

And so I have invited them for coffee side chats about their work, their challenges and triumphs, and, most importantly, their secrets to success. First up, Dr. Alvetta Peterman Thomas, president of Atlanta Technical College. 

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  1. wooohooo...

    Super excited about this! Reason why I adore you. Excited to see the interviews.

  2. This is going to be an awesome series, I'm really excited to see their stories. I know if they inspire you I will definitely benefit from all the jewels they will drop on us.

  3. Ecstatic!!!

    I'm a believer in speaking life as well! Can't wait to read more into your series!!

    This will be very valuable and a great learning experience for me!! :-)

    1. Thank you, Amanda! I love when people hold nothing back and understand that their story can empower.

  4. Oooh. This is gonna be good. *grabbing some frozen yogurt*

    1. Girl, you are a mess!!! LOL A woman after my own heart, frozen yogurt any time of the day!

  5. Uh oh!!! I CAN'T WAIT to read this series!!!


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