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S2 Ep 6: Mimic & Model (aka Let's Learn From Other People's Successes)

March 24, 2021 Kelli Nottingham Season 2 Episode 6
Career Speakeasy
S2 Ep 6: Mimic & Model (aka Let's Learn From Other People's Successes)
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Career Speakeasy
S2 Ep 6: Mimic & Model (aka Let's Learn From Other People's Successes)
Mar 24, 2021 Season 2 Episode 6
Kelli Nottingham

I’m all for individuality - doing things your own way!  Forging your own path through life!  Woo!  Unique Rules!

 But hey.

 If someone has learned a lesson the hard way, or has figured out an amazing technique for dealing with a situation, why reinvent the wheel?  

 We may be unique, but it doesn't mean we're remote desert islands in a sea of I Gotta Figure This Out By Myself.  

 We're more like an Archipelago of Shared Knowledge, washed in a sea of Human Experience.  This metaphor is going off the rails fast.  Ahem.

 In this episode, we'll learn how to learn from other people's best practices using the Mimic and Model approach.  This method will shorten our learning curve to improvement, by practicing and adapting the ways other people have succeeded.  Think of it as Incognito Mentoring.  

 So get out your magnifying glass - we're going to do some investigating!

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I'm trying some new stuff with our episodes this year, and want to make sure this podcast is filling your needs.  Feedback is appreciated!  Email me at [email protected]

 Subscribe to our mailing list at kellinottingham.com

Follow the podcast on Instagram @careerspeakeasy

We also have a Youtube channel with more content!  

 If you're interested in working with me, either 1:1 or in conjunction with your company or organization, let's chat! 

For a 30-minute complimentary consultation, email me at [email protected], go to Kellinottingham.com, or reach out to me on LinkedIn, so we can see if I'm a good fit for your needs.  You'll walk away with some clarity on your own situation, and we can decide at that point if you want to continue working with me.   

Show Notes

I’m all for individuality - doing things your own way!  Forging your own path through life!  Woo!  Unique Rules!

 But hey.

 If someone has learned a lesson the hard way, or has figured out an amazing technique for dealing with a situation, why reinvent the wheel?  

 We may be unique, but it doesn't mean we're remote desert islands in a sea of I Gotta Figure This Out By Myself.  

 We're more like an Archipelago of Shared Knowledge, washed in a sea of Human Experience.  This metaphor is going off the rails fast.  Ahem.

 In this episode, we'll learn how to learn from other people's best practices using the Mimic and Model approach.  This method will shorten our learning curve to improvement, by practicing and adapting the ways other people have succeeded.  Think of it as Incognito Mentoring.  

 So get out your magnifying glass - we're going to do some investigating!

************
I'm trying some new stuff with our episodes this year, and want to make sure this podcast is filling your needs.  Feedback is appreciated!  Email me at [email protected]

 Subscribe to our mailing list at kellinottingham.com

Follow the podcast on Instagram @careerspeakeasy

We also have a Youtube channel with more content!  

 If you're interested in working with me, either 1:1 or in conjunction with your company or organization, let's chat! 

For a 30-minute complimentary consultation, email me at [email protected], go to Kellinottingham.com, or reach out to me on LinkedIn, so we can see if I'm a good fit for your needs.  You'll walk away with some clarity on your own situation, and we can decide at that point if you want to continue working with me.