Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A person who is advised, trained, or counseled by a mentor.
- ‘The sign of a good mentor - like a good parent - is to help the mentee deal with disappointment.’
- ‘The mentee should have goals in mind for the relationship.’
- ‘Today, the former mentee is a staff writer covering education for a newspaper in Washington State.’
- ‘Traditionally, a mentor imparts what he or she believes the mentee ought to know - the leader/follower model.’
- ‘The mentee who wishes to be successful may look elsewhere for the knowledge necessary to be successful in his or her new role.’
- ‘Through mentorship, nurses can help others grow, while encouraging each mentee toward self-actualization and autonomy.’
- ‘Getting to know the mentee allows him or her to succeed.’
- ‘Be your searching, tentative, very human self instead of trying to impress your mentee by claiming to be perfect.’
- ‘The mentee learns more quickly with a mentor than by reading a book or taking a class.’
- ‘The mentor must be an advocate for the mentee.’
- ‘The confidence of the mentee also increases through the mentoring relationship.’
- ‘The mentee may just shadow the mentor on occasion or they may role play certain scenarios that the mentee finds challenging.’
- ‘Receiving well-intended advice that does not help the situation should not cause a mentee to abandon a mentor.’
- ‘Sometimes a mentor may not be able to provide the exact guidance or development a mentee requires.’
- ‘This arrangement ensures that, in the event of an absent partner, neither mentor nor mentee is alone during activities.’
- ‘The mentors are also on hand to guide their mentee through the fundraising process.’
- ‘At present mentorships run at no cost to the mentee.’
- ‘Explain to the mentee the role of the staff nurse.’
- ‘In some programs the emphasis is on the mentee choosing the mentor; in others the mentor gets to choose.’
- ‘Getting to know the mentee also may be accomplished in an informal arena.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.