Hill defines “Mastermind” as: “Coordination of knowledge
and effort, in a spirit of harmony, between two or more
people, for the attainment of a definite purpose.”
Simply stated surround yourself with talented people who
share your vision, because of the alignment of several smart
and creative minds is exponentially more powerful than
I do not have a clear picture or understanding of a real,
authentic mastermind until I came to Mentoring for Free.
Sure, I had been part of a “mastermind” in the past. I called
a number or opened a website where one or two “masters”
lectured on a subject of the day. They would call on a
few select leaders who resited (or was that regurgitated)
what the master leader had just said.
At Mentoring for Free, I discovered what benefits of an
accurate truthful Mastermind Group really is. Being part
of a mastermind group including:
1. Support: Here I have found a group of other people who
really want to help each other succeed. Andrew Carnegie
had his group of 50 in whom he found a definite purpose
and a common desire for success, likewise we have such a
2. Ideas: Here we members of this group giving new ideas,
different perspectives and critical feedback. Most of my
favorite ideas are when other members of the group explain
what’s currently working best in their businesses and then
applying them to what I am doing with great success.
3. Resources and connections: At Mentoring for Free every
member will share from their own Rolodexes or contacts, and
can introduce you to people and resources that will help your
4. Partnerships: What a tremendous benefit I have gained in
finding a mentor or partner with I can work with toward the
goal of collective growth.
5. Quick learning curve: It is a tremendous gift to be in a
mastermind group where you will find those who possess skills
and ideas that may have taken them years to develop, and
they can often share them with you in a matter of minutes.
6. Accountability: At Mentoring for Free I have found a
mastermind group who keeps me inspired and accountable, so
I can achieve my goals.
"From stoplights to skyscrapers, turn anywhere in civilization
and you will see imagination at work. It's is out inventions,
advances, and remedies, and how single parent masterminds each
day. Imagination is boundless, surrounds us and resides in us
all." Geoffrey S, Flecther
Thank you, Linda and Michael Dlouhy for with your imagination
you created this mastermind where we can have a brighter future.
Bob Shoaf, I appreciate being a mastermind of two with you. To
my Mentoring for Free partner thanks for the wisdom you bring
to the weekly calls. I am grateful to everyone who downloaded
“Success in 10 Steps” and masterminds with weekly.