Many successful people attribute part of their professional success to having a mentor. And even people who haven’t had a mentor tend to agree that mentors are important.
Mentors provide a wealth of knowledge and experience to us, they guide us through challenges and increase our likelihood of success, they demonstrate excellent listening skills as they help us process new challenges, and they lift us up and take our success personally.
In short, they are invaluable.
Ask yourself these questions to find out:
If you answered “Yes!” to any of the above questions, you’re ripe for mentorship. First, read my blog on networking. By using that advice (and a bit more below), you’ll be all set to meet the mentor of your dreams!