Director of Partner Connections, Doug Hunter, stands in as host. Partners Ed Delph and Carl Edlund bring to the table their expertise and personal experience regarding the importance of mentoring and how to do it well. There is so much valuable information to unpack in this episode, including how to choose a mentee, the dynamics of seeing this through the lens of Paul and Timothy, and learning 7 key roles a successful mentor will have. Also, don’t miss the most important ingredient…relationship.
Here are Ed Delph’s 10 Paul/Timothy key points and Carl Edlund’s 7 key roles. Download here.
A Little About Ed Delph:
Dr. Ed Delph has been responding to God’s call to the church, community and to the nations for nearly 40 years. Since 1980, he has pastored three different churches in the Phoenix, Arizona area. He is a noted author of ten books, weekly columnist in several local and worldwide newspapers, teacher, business owner, and speaker. Ed has traveled extensively and been in or ministered in over one hundred countries. He is a proven leader inside and outside of the church.
He is currently president of a worldwide ministry, NationStrategy, a nonprofit organization, involved in community and societal transformation and upliftment.
A Little About Carl Edlund:
Dr. Carl Edlund has worked in the Technology field for over 35 years. He has worked in IT, as a university professor, ran a company doing factory automation systems, and then spent 25 years at Microsoft. There he held numerous product development roles as a Partner Engineering Manager, including responsibility for Microsoft’s web development platform, Azure Communication Services, and leading the Simulation Game Studio (Flight Simulator, Combat Flight Simulator, Train Simulator, …). He was also, in parallel, a manager trainer for the Azure organization and the Diversity & Inclusion Champion for the Windows organization. He has lead hundreds of seminars and workshops on leadership, corporate values & culture, and management effectiveness. As a life-long learner he collects hobbies and degrees and is perpetually halfway through some bible study or book. He currently lives in Spokane with his wife and ten year old twins, who perform in the Wenatchee Youth Circus.