Behind many successful business owners is someone who helped them along the way. That individual gave them advice, challenged them and provided inspiration. For many, it was a mentor. If you’re thinking about “paying it forward” as a mentor, here are some tips to become a great one.
It’s not just the mentee who benefits from the relationship. The mentor can take away something too. Here are just a few of the rewards:
Being a first-time mentor can be challenging but here are some guidelines that can help:
Mentoring can be an important way to give back—to the mentee and to you. It’s an opportunity to develop talent and to learn something in the process. Consider these tips to make the most of your mentoring experience.