All Aboard for Process Documentation!

All Aboard for Process Documentation!

Starting a new position within your firm or changing employers for a new opportunity are professional moves that typically present us with pride (“I did it!”), hope (“This is going to be a great move for me.”), and maybe even a bit of anxiety (“I’m nervous about this...
Finding the Right Fit in a Mentor

Finding the Right Fit in a Mentor

For someone just starting out in mortgage finance – or in any industry for that matter – a mentor can guide you in many valuable ways. From the basics of time management to the specifics of writing loans, it’s a relationship you’ll be thankful for when you are a...
Mentoring in Mortgage Banking

Mentoring in Mortgage Banking

Part of NEWBOLD’s “make a connection • make a difference” series on mentorship In some countries — think koala bears and vegemite — having a mentor for the first two years is a requirement for those new to the mortgage banking industry. Here in the US — unlike...
The Path to Mentorship

The Path to Mentorship

Part of NEWBOLD’s “make a connection • make a difference” series on mentorship. If you were lucky enough to have a mentor as a young person, you know the value of this relationship. If you were not, you may be surprised to find the mentor often gets as much from the...