Mentorship is a necessity of life that many people seek. Especially amongst younger generations, having proper guidance from a mentor that helps them through their professional career path is becoming more and more popular. As General Manager, Barbados based Elvin Nash values mentorship of his younger professional team and identifies the value in nurturing them to grow and succeed. As an upper level manager who has worked in expansion efforts, sales management, and general management of PBS locations, Elvin has seen great success in mentoring young professionals by connecting with them 1:1, learning more about their personal ambitions and taking initiative to connect them to new opportunities.
As an upper level manager, Elvin Nash Barbados has had the opportunity to work with many young professionals. In this experience he always found success in making the effort to connect with them 1:1. This creates a feeling of mutual trust and respect amongst the employee and manager. As a result, once these meetings are in place, Elvin was also able to learn more about that person to correspondingly give them direction on their personal ambitions. From personal experience to professional insight, Elvin gives his own perspective to these young professionals allowing them to make their own conscientious decisions. Finally, taking the initiative to connect these professionals to new opportunity was also a vital step in the mentorship process. Whether it was internal development and promotion or cross training to new areas, being an advocate for the success of this person was a responsibility he happily took on as mentor.