In the wholehearted memoir, “Jack: Straight from the Gut”, Jack Welch shares with humorous details that his Irish mother, Grace Welch, was the most influential person in his life. She not only taught him the value of competition, the importance of generosity and compassion, but she also showed him how to be tough and aggressive. She was a true mentor to him and helped him become what he is today. As you can see, mentors can come at any point in your life. The most important thing is to value what a mentor is sharing with you! Did you remember to thank your mentor today?