What does a mentor do?

Depending upon the mentee’s needs a mentor:

• Shares knowledge and life experiences

• Provides guidance and advice

• Listens

• Inspires

• Offers encouragement

• Is genuinely interested in the mentees questions and concerns

• Is open and honest

• Explores different careers

• Discusses goal setting

• Advises on professional development

• Identifies resources

• Helps to develop leadership skills

• Provides insight into corporate culture

• Can provide exposure and visibility within an organization

• Advises on networking and networking opportunities

• Reviews resume

• Provides interview tips

• Coaches

• Supports

• May introduce to contacts

“A mentor is someone who allows you to see the hope inside yourself.” Source: Oprah Winfrey. Mentors guide, motivate, inspire and support – enabling the mentee to achieve their life’s goals and aspirations. Join MentorCity™ and help a mentee reach their full potential.