Time is a challenge for mentors, mentees, and their relationships. Whether related to work, personal demands, or life in general, it seems that these days we just can’t get enough time. We end up carving up time for everything and in the process the quality of our time becomes hard to maintain.
Lack of time is one of the most frequently cited reasons for lack of mentoring success. “We couldn’t find the time to meet regularly.” “We are both busy people and we have a difficult time getting our schedules to mesh.” “We set aside the time and then something always comes up and we end up rescheduling more than meeting.” These comments or similar ones may resonate for you. Time is an issue ...

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