The tree of life connects the ground and our physical existence to the skies and the heavens. It unites all forms of life to mother earth and the universe. It is widely recognised and cited in many faiths and cultures including Christianity, Buddhism, Islam, Judaism, Hindu and Baha'i - all over the world, uniting all of humanity and the universe as a whole.
Erik Erikson was an ego psychologist that patterned his theories after Freud. Erikson strongly felt that culture and society have an effect on the ego and that a struggle or conflict can begin. Erik Erikson designed a model of development that has 5 stages of psychosocial development that extend through childhood.
Mentoring in Small Business Mentoring is a key action, not only in business but in life in general. Think of parenting, teaching, sports, etc. and the value of a mentor is indisputable. Organizations and businesses that are skillful in implementing a mentoring culture perform better and have happier members and employees.