As the host of this podcast episode, I had the pleasure of interviewing Dr. Olivia Cook, a successful woman with a diverse background in education and entrepreneurship. Dr. Cook shared her journey from initially pursuing a career in engineering to eventually becoming the CEO of Olivia Cook Enterprises LLC. She highlighted the importance of mentorship and the impact it has had on her professional growth. Dr. Cook emphasized the value of authenticity in mentor-mentee relationships and the need for multiple mentors to provide diverse perspectives. She also discussed the significance of reflecting on advice received from mentors before making decisions. Dr. Cook shared her contact information for those interested in seeking her consulting services in leadership, entrepreneurship, economic development, education, and DEI. Overall, the episode showcased Dr. Cook’s inspiring story and the importance of mentorship in personal and professional development.