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The Right Mentor Can Change Your Career. Here's How to Find One

The Right Mentor Can Change Your Career. Here's How to Find One

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Finding the Right Mentor

  • Know your goals (both short and long term). It will make it easier to find the right mentor. 
  • Who do you look up to? Keep a running list of the jobs and people you are visualizing.
  • Do the research. Take notes on the path th...

  • Have an elevator pitch ready. Be clear of your goals and why you think this person is the right mentor for you. Be upfront about your time commitment, what you're willing to put into the relationship and what you expect from them.
  • If it's a cold email, it's ...

  • Goals still matter. If you mention your specific, achievable goals from the beginning of the relationship, your mentor can help you stay on track at each meeting.
  • Meet consistently. Figure out how often, how long, how you want to meet and make it con...

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