I am talking about a situation which has different reactions for different scenarios. In case in a job, when a junior becomes boss of his current boss, the current boss will feel disparate.
When your child becomes bigger and better than you, you become immensely proud.
Taken over maybe a wrong word, but that’s what I have observed in three of my mentoring situations.
I am not in the first situation, but definitely in the second. And to make it more real, I have done some revolutionary steps.
I offered virtual adoption and two of them consented to a father- daughter adoption. And I am immensely proud of their achievements.
The third, I offered reverse mentoring. And again I am immensely proud.
In fact everything is based on trust. When you establish complete trust, there’s no barrier. Things work out for the best