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Mentor

Quality youngster finally on his way with a gutsy second-up win

At one time, the John Size-trained pair Vivacissimo and Mentor were on the same pathway, but a training accident ensured that one didn't get his maiden win until six months after the other.

Sunday, 20 May, 2012, 12:00am

Quality youngster finally on his way with a gutsy second-up win

At one time, the John Size-trained pair Vivacissimo and Mentor were on the same pathway, but a training accident ensured that one didn't get his maiden win until six months after the other.

20 May 2012 - 12:00am

Mentors help us all make it

As women struggle to gain a meaningful foothold on Hong Kong's male-dominated corporate ladder, mentoring offers a welcome handrail that benefits mentees, mentors and their organisations.

14 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Mentor is in the right hands

Douglas Whyte reckons Mentor is aptly named as the progressive youngster is in the hands of the right trainer to guide his procession through the grades after another gritty win for the three-year-old.

Whyte's treble was led by Ambitious Dragon in the day's feature, but complemented by a couple of wins for regular collaborator John Size, on Mentor and promising stayer Aomen.

30 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

The universal rules of thumb

As with most things in life, mentoring must follow certain guidelines to yield the greatest results. But, according to US-based corporate consultant, Bill Wright - who has mentored in several parts of the world as the vice-president of field services for an international franchise company - the rules of mentoring are universal. He outlines them as follows:

WHAT TO DO

19 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Helping children who think welfare is a career option

Instead of wanting to be doctors, pilots, ballet dancers or housewives when they grow up, some children say their goal in life is to 'get welfare', says the chairman of a new programme aimed at training mentors for youngsters from underprivileged families.

28 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

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