Friday Business Report
4:34 pm
Fri October 11, 2013

How Reverse Mentoring Promotes International Business Solutions

Click the play button above to hear the radio version of this post about a reverse mentoring program between the University of Miami and banking giant CitiGroup. You hear from the mentor, a 24-year-old MBA student, and the mentee, a 20-year international banking executive who has worked in China, Spain and now Miami. They meet weekly for 10 months to discuss digital proficiency.

Many respected leaders will point to mentors who helped them with their rise to success, and most of the time, that mentor was a more experienced individual. But a new local partnership is counting on younger mentors to school their elders.

The Miami Herald's Karen Rundlet tells us how digital proficiency is driving this program.