After five years with the company, Ashendorf is winding down her tenure at BBC with a strong track record of distribution growth. To unwind from work stress, she suggests, “Do something you enjoy that requires focus—read, exercise, cook or just have a conversation with no electronic devices allowed.”

 

What’s the most important aspect of mentoring?

Listen to the people you are mentoring so that you understand their needs, concerns and aspirations. And be prepared to learn—I’ve found great mutuality from the people I’ve had the privilege of mentoring.

 

Best trick for maintaining the personal-professional life balance?

Remembering to have balance!

 

Your favorite trick for unwinding?

Train for a triathlon! Do something you enjoy that requires focus—read, exercise, cook or just have a conversation with no electronic devices allowed.

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