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9 Tips for Attracting More Social Media Followers

When it comes to all things digital marketing, Neil Patel is an industry leader, and he loves to share his knowledge. Whether you’re building a national brand or want to increase the digital presence of your project or small business, Neil’s site is a tool you shouldn’t be without. At Mentor Engine, we tip our…

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Investment in Your Team is Investment in Your Practice: An Interview with Gio Iuculano, DDS of Winchester Dental

By Stephanie Baum, Mentor Engine  Patients and referral partners of Winchester Dental in Winchester, Virginia regularly praise the practice for providing innovative, excellent dental care and an outstanding office experience—in fact, some patients travel regularly from other areas of the country for treatment. In addition to general dentistry, the practice provides modern, holistic dental treatment…

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The ME Movement and the Irony of Our Name

While Mentor Engine is dedicated to spotlighting the work of exemplary individuals without the need for self-promotion, we recognize the irony that arises every time we abbreviate our name! Is it all about me, or is it all about ME? What’s the difference between me and ME? Current social media exists largely to support self-promotion.…

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4 Reasons That Promoting Others is a Best Practice

Recognizing the best in others and promoting them does more than make their day. It creates a cycle of positivity from which more positivity flows. Why is it a best practice to promote others? Promoting others builds credibility for everyone. When you promote others, you provide them a measure of credibility because you are willing…

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What is the Difference Between Mentoring and Coaching?

What is the Difference Between Mentoring and Coaching? Within organizational contexts, the terms mentoring and coaching are sometimes used interchangeably. In fact, while mentors and coaches may employ similar skills, their roles are distinct. What differentiates mentoring and coaching? In this interview, Professor David Clutterbuck of Coaching and Mentoring International and Paul Anwandter, Director of…

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Reducing Ocean Nutrient Pollution with Macroalgae: A Mentor Engine Interview with Alyson Myers of Kegotank Farm

By Stephanie Baum Kegotank Farm in coastal Virginia has launched a macroalgae project to grow biomass, which reduces ocean nutrient pollution and can ultimately make possible the growth of food, feed, and manufacturing material using sustainable marine resources. As the population grows, what might this mean for the global economy? What challenges does this project…

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