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Do you need a mentor or coach?

In this section, you will learn the GROW coaching model and how to use it to develop social innovation practices.
GROW model

A mentor is someone who help you to pursuit your career with experience in the field that you are interested in. Coaching is a discipline that helps people produce extraordinary results in their lives, careers, businesses or organisations, helping them to bridge the gap between where they are now and where they want to be. See the following video and reflect:

This is an additional video, hosted on YouTube.

Now, respond the following questions:

  1. What would you like to achieve?

  2. Will that make a difference?

  3. Do you have the motivation to take actions?

Share your reflections with your fellow learners.

Optional: If you are interested in coaching, mentoring and/or consultancy services, you can find additional information in the following link: Minca Ventures Ltd. See the document attached below to find information about a Social Innovation Start-Up program.

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