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Why the Best Mentors Think Like Michelangelo

Thoughtful sculptors use the tools of patient listening and generous affirmation to help draw forth the dream.

Michelangelo approached the craft of sculpting with the conviction that a piece of art already existed within the stone, and his job was only to release it. We think the best mentors approach their art in the same way. Social psychology teaches us that in the best romantic relationships partners sculpt one another by bringing […]