Feed Your Career Octopus: Tips For Finding (And Keeping) Awesome Mentors | Fast Company | Business + Innovation

Feed Your Career Octopus: Tips For Finding (And Keeping) Awesome Mentors | Fast Company | Business + Innovation.

A solid piece on finding and keeping mentors.

A few key points:

– mentors can be people you admire in any industry

– you may wish to drop the term “mentor” in your search – it may be too loaded

– be sensitive to time – regular check ins are great as long as they don’t hit the point of annoyance and requests for specific advice work well.

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