Author of THE BIG THING, a book about creativity, procrastination, and pushing through internal resistance

What Could I Possibly Learn from a Mentor Half My Age?

I was starting to feel uneasy and uncool because I didn’t know how to use Snapchat. Here’s an article I wrote for The Times on how I enlisted someone almost 30 years younger than me to teach me how to use it.

Read my full “What Could I Possibly Learn from a Mentor Half My Age?” article at the New York Times:
https://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/11/business/what-could-i-possibly-learn-from-a-mentor-half-my-age.html

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And here’s what my younger mentor had to say about the experience:

https://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/11/business/in-a-reverse-mentorship-seeing-age-though-a-new-lens.html

 

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