January is Mentoring Month, which reminds us to Be Someone Who Matters to Someone Who Matters
This month, we're recognizing Samara Donald, a mentor for Collective Changes. Over the course of her career, she has mentored more than 40 people ranging from school peers to corporate managers and believes teaching is in her DNA. As a teenager, Donald began mentoring within the children’s performing group where she was a member since the age of seven. Read the full story.
Thursday, January 15, 2015 is “Thank Your Mentor Day.” Mentees are encouraged to thank and honor their mentors.
Gail Romero, CEO and Co-founder of Collective Changes, was recently added to WE Magazine's list of 2014 Who's Who Women in eCommerce. Each year, WE Magazine features 100 women who are leading organizations, growing their local economies, launching businesses, creating jobs, serving as role models and more. Read the story.
In 2012, 127 million women started businesses. Most failed.
You can change that. You can bring education and technology to those who need it most - women who turn to entrepreneurship as a means of survival.
Collective Changes is revolutionizing the mentor-mentee relationship. We provide you with the networks, expertise and education to help women entrepreneurs succeed in business and become positive role models and leaders in their respective fields.
|Mentees start as learners – and soon become interns. Then, they rise to mentors and leaders themselves. This builds a solid businesswomen's network. Learn how you can|
become a mentee.
|Foundations & Corporate Partners that support women's leadership help create jobs and build the economy. Learn how your company can coach its female employees for leadership positions by mentoring nascent entrepreneurs, the company's future clients.||Be part of the solution. Build your business, leadership and communications skills when you become a mentor.|
|The meetings boosted my confidence and enthusiasm for making change in the world. Women's empowerment is an ongoing process rather than a goal. ~ Gul Lalai, Pakistani Leader Read more.|
The workshop stressed the importance of listening, offering encouragement, and talking with more confidence.I would like to revamp society and end women's battles to gain freedom and other basic human rights.~ Zarghoona Aslami, Afghanistan HR Leader Read more.