A good mentor can be a precious asset. To build a strong mentoring relationship, work creatively to optimize your learning and growth, and be clear about how both sides can benefit from the process.

When a person with greater knowledge or experience takes you under their wing, it can make a positive difference to your life in a variety of areas. Mentoring is a key way for skills to be passed on, both inside and outside the professional sphere. A mentor can benefit you when you’re embarking on a new kind of activity, seeking help with life’s challenges, or trying to grow yourself creatively, intellectually, or professionally.

Finding a mentor ...

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