And why women’s success is more than just checking boxes.
Robert Rising, known to his clients as “the black lumberjack,” is dedicated to saving fallen trees and creating furniture out of rescued wood. Rising also seeks to break stereotypes around lumberjacks, and he mentors younger people of color who want to be part of an industry that often boxes them out.
It takes help to make your career goals come true.
Mentoring, whether formal or informal, reinforces the power of relationships and contributes to creating a better world.