If you’ve ever wished you had a mentor, here are some tips to get you started in your search.
If you’re sitting at work and the thing that’s looming in the back of your mind is “I wish I could get better at ______, this is the perfect time to look for a mentor.
If you just finished your annual review with your manager (these can be stressful) and she/he advises you to improve or develop your ______ skills to get ready for promotion (or because that skill has slipped), it’s also a good time to consider mentoring. Your job may depend on it.
Many years ago in a former life, I was a Human Resources Rep and I still enjoy mentoring/coaching, consulting on professional development, and career planning so I thought I’d share a little info on the topic.
HOW TO IDENTIFY A POTENTIAL MENTOR:
Choose your mentor wisely.
Traits to look…
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