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Managers as Mentors, 3rd Edition by Marshall Goldsmith, Chip R. Bell

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Mentoring People Who Are Very Different

Dances with Wolves was one of Kevin Costner’s crowning movie achievements. Costner directed and played the lead role in the film based on the book by Michael Blake. It won seven Academy Awards, including best picture. It is the story of Lieutenant John Dunbar, an accidental Civil War hero who is given his choice of assignments after the war. He requests a solitary remote outpost, a rundown hut on the Western Plains in the middle of Indian Territory. In the late 1860s, the prejudicial view of Native Americans was that they were thieves and savages; Native Americans saw whites as a greedy inferior race with no reverence for nature and no skill with horses. If reciprocal learning was to occur in the face of ...

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